One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest

by Dale Wasserman, from the novel by Ken Keseydirected by Pip Tibbetts
October 2013
The Carriageworks Main Space

Leeds Arts Centre performed One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest in October 2013.

Production photos

These photographs were taken during the production, and are displayed here courtesy of Steve Fryatt. More can be found in our Gallery.

R. P. McMurphy and Aide Williams, with Ruckley in the background
Chief Bromden and R. P. McMurphy
Nurse Ratched
Candy Starr and R. P. McMurphy, with Billy Bibbit, Scanlon and Ruckley in the background
R. P. McMurphy with Chief Bromden in the background
Nurse Ratched with R. P. McMurphy


The Patients
R. P. McMurphyJohn Kendell
Chief BromdenEd Corbet
Dale HardingIan Noble
Billy BibbitLewis Burke
CheswickChris Watson
ScanlonTom Nicholson
MartiniBarry Green
RuckleyRobin Thornton
The Staff
Aide WarrenMargaret Savage
Aide WilliamsJason Linney
Dr. SpiveyEdwin Barraclough
Nurse RatchedTori Morgan
Nurse FlynnKerry Griffiths
Aide TurkleTanya Wilkins
The Others
Candy StarrFiona Galloway
SandraRebekah Johnston

Backstage team

DirectorPip Tibbetts
Assistant DirectorDeborah Sandles
Production ManagerAlan Buttery
Stage ManagerEmily Holloway
Assistant Stage ManagersDan Clarke
 Robert Sherwood
Fly FloorPeter Sandles
CostumeMaria Kwater
 Zöe Freedman
 Caroline Barlow
PropertiesMary Nelson
 Maureen Willis
 Lindsey Whitehead
Set Design & ConstructionPeter Sandles
 Steve Fryatt
Set PaintingMalcolm Brown
LightingPeter Waddicor
SoundAndrew Vazon
PromptDeborah Sandles
Poster DesignDavid Gannon
ProgrammeTom Bailey
PhotographyRichard Francis
Front of HouseJoyce King

Archive documents

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

Download: Programme
(2.7 MBytes)
Download: Flyer
(3.3 MBytes)

Add to the archive

We’re always looking to add to our archive of past productions – if you have any other memories of One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest, we would be very pleased to hear from you.


If you’re a member of Leeds Arts Centre, you can read the Leeds CAN adjudications for the production.