Billy Liar

by Keith Waterhouse and Willis Halldirected by Rich Francis
June 2006
The Carriageworks Main Space

Leeds Arts Centre performed Billy Liar in June 2006.

Production photos

These photographs were taken during the production’s rehearsals.

Billy Fisher
Billy and Alice Fisher
Florence Boothroyd
Geoffrey Fisher
Billy and Arthur
Barbara and Billy


Florence BoothroydJoyce King
Alice FisherMargaret Savage
Geoffrey FisherMartin Key
Billy FisherMartin Cusworth
ArthurStephen Mosley
BarbaraPip Tibbetts
RitaZöe Freedman
LizCharlotte Wylie

Backstage team

DirectorRich Francis
Production ManagerMaria Kwater
Stage ManagerMartyn Drake
Assistant Stage ManagerEdwin Barraclough
Set ConstructionMartyn Drake
 LAC Team
Props & Set DressingDenise Davies
 Doreen Parker
Sound OperationSteve Fryatt
LightingPeter Waddicor
 Sandy Clark
WardrobeDawn Morris
 Pipa Robson
 George Judd
 Maggie Rhodes
PromptShirley Broadbent
Front of HouseTrudy Stewart

Archive documents

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

Download: Programme
(4.5 MBytes)
Download: Flyer
(1.8 MBytes)

Add to the archive

We’re always looking to add to our archive of past productions – if you have any other memories of Billy Liar, we would be very pleased to hear from you.

Other productions

Leeds Arts Centre has also performed Billy Liar on another occasion, in 1990 – more details of that production can be found by following the link to its page in this archive.