MASTER SHAKESHAFTE

by Peter Parkinson
Thursday 25 to Sunday 28 September 2014
Mary Wallace Theatre

Discover how Shakespeare spent his infamous ‘Lost Years’. Possibly... He was born in 1564. What was he doing in the 1580s? Was a young, impressionable Will “getting wenches with child, wronging the ancientry, stealing, fighting”? It is generally accepted that he got at least one wench with child, that there were persistent rumours of poaching deer, that he wasn't regarded as polite to his elders and, as for fighting... you only have to read the first scene of Romeo and Juliet to see that Shakespeare knew how to start a punch-up.

Cast                 

FULK GILLAM John Riley WILL SHAKESHAFTE Tristan Pegg ELIZABETH Naomi Friedman ALEXNADER HOGHTON Peter Anderson AN ACTOR Michael Daly FIRST CRONE Deborah Tinsdale SECOND CRONE Anne Hardwick THIRD CRONE Hannah Ehrlich MARTHA Annie Greenslade MARY Charlotte Serrurier A PRIEST Luke Daxon SIR ROBERT Barry MacDonald SERGEANT AT ARMS Chris Hurles FIRST CONSTABLE OF THE WATCH Bob Trimble SECOND CONSTABLE OF THE WATCH David Waltham-Hier TOWN CRIER John Hawkins BURBAGE Francis Abbott EDWARD DE VERE Chris Eccles

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John Crook
Will McDermid
Geoff Want
Milly Cook
Mary Crook
Sarah Bland

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