"Lear marks the pinnacle of a year for Theatre Group where experimentation has paid full dividends"

Wessex Scene

Lear

by Edward Bond

War. Power.

Cast

Nick Barclay

Lear

Madeleine Barrow

Firing Squad Officer,
Soldier H,
Soldier J

Jonny Baynham

Duke of Cornwall,
Farmer

Sam Beath

Thomas,
First Workman,
Lewis

Cam Bevan

Carpenter

Ashleigh Clowes

Susan,
Rebel Soldier

Alexander Curtis

Duke of North,
Boy,
Officer,
Prison Commandant

Hannah Cutting

Cordelia

Christopher Dibsdall

Wounded Soldier,
Engineer,
Stranger

Sam Dobson

Soldier A,
Soldier E,
Soldier Q,
Spy

Sam Everard

Old Councillor,
Soldier G,
Soldier D,
Soldier K

Amy Fitzgibbon

Soldier I,
Soldier R

James Forster

Gravedigger

Hannah Griffiths

Farmer

Chinonye Iroegbulem

Bishop,
The Orderly and Rebel soldier.

Joel Jackson

Judge,
Farmer,
Rebel Soldier,
Aide

Martin Parslow

Third Prisoner,
Ben,
Second Workman

Mustafa Pathan

Usher,
Second Prisoner,
Small Man,
Dead Workman

Miriam Price

Soldier P,
Sergeant,
Fourth Workman

Emma Real-Davies

Bodice

Tom Searle

Lord Warrington,
John

Aoife Thomas

Soldier L,
Soldier O

Peter 'Peewee' Ward

Foreman,
Soldier B,
Soldier F,
Soldier N,
Old Sailor

Nina Westby

Fontanelle

Olivia Whyte

Fourth Prisoner (Doctor)

Production Team

Alexandra Bray

Director

Alexis Forss

Director

Lydia Longman

Producer

Tim Berryman

Production Manager

Lozz Gallagher

Show Liaison

Alexander Glyde-Bates

Composition

Joe Hart

Production Assistant

Muthu Krishna

Production Assistant

Joe Leigh

Production Assistant

Alisa Stewart

Production Assistant

Jade Thompson

Production Assistant

Crew

Tim Woosnam

Technical Director

Matthew Hicken

Assistant Technical Director

Laura-Mary Ellis

Assistant Technical Director

Dave Reading

Set Construction

Nathan Clements

Stage Crew

David Aggus

Lighting Operator

Sam Baker

Lighting Designer

Oliver Trojak

Sound Designer

James Crickmere

Sound Operator

Ben McDonagh

Stage Crew