A Woman of No Importance

by Oscar Wildedirected by Gerry Armytage
February 2006
The Carriageworks Main Space

Leeds Arts Centre performed A Woman of No Importance in February 2006.

Set designs

The set for this production was designed by Gerry Armytage; some of the original drawings – showing the sets for Acts I and II, Act III and Act IV – can be seen here.

Acts I and II
Act IV


Lord IllingworthMark Haigh
St John PontefractMartin Key
Lord Alfred RuffordMichael McGrath
Mr Kelvil, MPMalcolm Brown
The Ven. Archdeacon Daubney, DDEdwin Barraclough
Gerald ArbuthnotGabriel G Keogh
FrancisChristopher Hoyle
Lady Jane HunstantonShirley Broadbent
Lady Caroline PontefractMonica Brown
Lady StutfieldAmy Dutton
Mrs AllonbyRachel Vernelle
Miss Hester WorsleyKatie Russell
AliceRachel Creamer
Mrs ArbuthnotMargaret Savage

Backstage team

DirectorGerry Armytage
DesignGerry Armytage
Production ManagerMartin Key
Set ConstructionPeter Sandles
 LAC Team
Stage ManagerSteve Fryatt
Assistant Stage ManagerTony Nelson
Stage CrewPeter Sandles
 Robert Sherwood
 Michael Wood
CostumesLAC Team
Set Dressing & PropertiesDoreen Parker
 Denise Davies
 Young Mi Song
Wigs & HairJean Blundell
LightingPeter Waddicor
Sound OperationAnne-Lise Vaur
PromptMary Nelson
Front of HouseRobin Thornton

Archive documents

The following documents from the production are in the LAC archive.

Download: Programme
(317 KBytes)
Download: Poster
(555 KBytes)
Download: Flyer
(2.5 MBytes)

Add to the archive

We’re always looking to add to our archive of past productions – if you have any other memories of A Woman of No Importance, we would be very pleased to hear from you.