Comic Potential

by Alan Ayckbourndirected by Camilla Asher
October 2014
The Carriageworks Main Space

Leeds Arts Centre performed Comic Potential in October 2014.

Production photos

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

Chandler Tate and JCF 31333
Prim Spring and Trudi Floote
JCF 31333 and Adam Trainsmith
Adam Trainsmith and Prim Spring
JCF 31333, Adam Trainsmith and Hotel Waiter 2
JCF 31333, LJM 45832, CW 77502 and LM 05623


LM 05623Ken Taylor
CW 77502Maria Kwater
LJM 54823Zach Jackson
JCF 31333 (Jacie Triplethree)Georgina Noble
Chandler (Chance) TateEd Corbet
Prim SpringRachel Brewin
Trudi FlooteTazmin Bennison
Carla PepperbloomMargaret Savage
Adam TrainsmithJames Steer
Lester TrainsmithBarry Green
Marmion CedillaJames Bell
Desk ClerkEd Baxter
Hotel Waiter 1James Bell
Hotel Waiter 2Ed Baxter
Man in RestaurantEdwin Barraclough
Woman in RestaurantMary Nelson
ProstituteTazmin Bennison
TurkeyKen Taylor
TechnicianZach Jackson

Backstage team

DirectorCamilla Asher
Production ManagerAlan Buttery
Stage ManagerSteve Fryatt
Assistant DirectorPam Wilson
Properties & SetBen Hopwood
Artwork & DesignKerry Griffiths
ConstructionSteve Fryatt
CostumeZöe Freedman
 Caroline Webster
 Ayshea Megyery
PromptFiona Galloway
SoundDavid Bower
LightingThe Carriageworks Team
Stage HandsChris Watson
 Tom Nicholson
Front of HouseLydia Waller
 LAC Team

Archive documents

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

Download: Programme
(2.2 MBytes)
Download: Flyer
(4.1 MBytes)
Download: Poster
(414 KBytes)

Add to the archive

We’re always looking to add to our archive of past productions – if you have any other memories of Comic Potential, 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.