The Colin Atkins Story

by Neil Rathmelldirected by Neil Rathmell
July 2018
The Carriageworks Studio

Leeds Arts Centre performed The Colin Atkins Story in July 2018.

Production photos

These photographs were taken during the production. More pictures of the production, including rehearsal photos courtesy of Mark Hillyer Photography, can be found in our Gallery.

The First Teenager’s First Decisive Act
Doreen and Colin
Taking Advantage of Modern Technology
Mr And Mrs Atkins at Home
Colin in his School Uniform
Colin’s Teddy Boy Phase


Mrs AtkinsCarrieanne Vivianette
DoreenOlivia Richardson
Mr AtkinsAdrian Wedgewood
ColinZach Jackson
PolicemanJames Bell
BrendaEnya Lucas

Backstage team

DirectorNeil Rathmell
Assistant DirectorEnya Lucas
Production ManagersJenny Carter
 Camilla Asher
PropertiesDenise Davies
 Elizabeth Hayes
WardrobeZöe Freedman
 Maria Kwater
 Elaine Smith
Sound and LightingSteve Fryatt
 Ben Hopwood
SetMargaret Savage
 Alan Buttery
 Steve Fryatt
 Ken Taylor
 Ben Hopwood
 Dean Franklin
 Łukasz Pietrzykowski
Front of HouseLAC Team

Archive documents

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

Download: Programme
(15.1 MBytes)
Download: Flyer
(3.8 MBytes)
Download: Poster
(492 KBytes)

Add to the archive

We’re always looking to add to our archive of past productions – if you have any other memories of The Colin Atkins Story, 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.