Sense and Sensibility

by Jane Austen, adapted by Jessica Swaledirected by Maria Kwater
April 2015
The Carriageworks Main Space

Leeds Arts Centre performed Sense and Sensibility in April 2015.

Production photos

These photographs were taken during the production’s rehearsals.

Margaret and Elinor Dashwood with Edwood Ferrars
Elinor and Marianne Dashwood
Elinor and Marianne Dashwood
Elinor Dashwood and Edwood Ferrars
Edwood Ferrars and Elinor Dashwood
Marianne and Elinor Dashwood


Elinor DashwoodLydia Waller
Mrs DashwoodMaureen Willis
Margaret DashwoodVictoria Cooper
Marianne DashwoodAyshea Megyery
Fanny DashwoodZöe Freedman
John DashwoodBarry Green
ThomasZach Jackson
Edwood FerrarsMichael Cordwell
Mrs JenningsMargaret Savage
Sir John MiddletonEdwin Barraclough
Colonel BrandonRick Brookes
WilloughbyLeo Charlton
Mrs PalmerZöe Freedman
Mr PalmerBarry Green
Lucy SteeleFiona Galloway
Mr PerksZach Jackson
Robert FerrarsMichael Cordwell
Miss GreyVictoria Cooper
Gossip 1Fiona Galloway
Gossip 2Zöe Freedman
DoctorZach Jackson

Backstage team

DirectorMaria Kwater
Production ManagerKen Taylor
Stage ManagerSteve Fryatt
Assistant Stage ManagerMargaret Davey
PromptJoyce King
PropertiesRichard Francis
 Kathryn Francis
 Denise Davies
 Margaret Savage
CostumeCaroline Webster
 Maggie McCulley
 Mary Nelson
 Zöe Freedman
Wig Dressing & ChoreographyJean Blundell
Set DesignMaria Kwater
Set Construction & PaintingKen Taylor
 Alan Buttery
 Camilla Asher
Sound Recording & OperationDavid Bower
LightingThe Carriageworks Team
Publicity ArtworkTom Nixon
 Caroline Webster
 Malcolm Brown
Fly FloorJohn Kendell
Front of HouseRobin Thornton

Archive documents

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

Download: Programme
(407 KBytes)
Download: Poster
(527 KBytes)

Add to the archive

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