Digital Archive:Cast list, Semi-Detached (1999)

Listing show dates and detailing cast, creative and production teams




Cast in Order of Appearance

Hilda Midway – Anna Carteret

Fred Midway – James Bolam

Tom Midway – Maurice Yeoman

Eileen Midway – Linda Armstrong

Bob Freeman – Philip Bird

Avril Hadfield – Catherine Holman

Nigel Hadfield – Robert Wilfort

Garnet Hadfield – Charmian May

Arnold Makepiece – Robert Austin


Director – Christopher Morahan

Designer – Peter Rice

Associate Costume Designer – Binnie Bowerman

Lighting Designer – Robert Bryan

Sound Designer – Gregory Clarke for AURA Sound

Dialect Coach – William Conacher

Assistant Director – Steven James-Little

Casting – Anne Henderson Casting


Company Manager – Philip Deverell

Stage Manager – Amelia Ferrand-Rook

Deputy Stage Manager – Andrew Holton

Assistant Stage Managers – Charlotte A Harley, Zoe Cupit



Fred Midway/Arnold Makepiece – Gary Lucas

Bob Freeman/Tom Midway/Nigel Hadfield – Darren Hawkes

Hilda  Midway РPat Rossiter

Eileen Midway/Avril Hadfield – Mary Wells


May: Wed 26P, Thu 27P, Fri 28F, Sat 29m&e, Mon 31

June: Tue 1PN, Fri 4(D), Sat 5m&e, Wed 9, Thu 10m&e, Mon 14, Tue 15, Fri 18(D), Sat 19m,

Wed 23(T), Thu 24m&e, Sat 26e, Mon 28, Tue 29

July: Fri 2(D), Sat 3m, Wed 7, Thu 8m&e(S), Sat 10e, Mon 12, Tue 13, Fri 16(D), Sat 17m(D),

Wed 28, Thu 29m&e,

August: Wed 4, Thu 5m(D)&e, Sat 7L


P = Preview

F = First Night

PN = Press Night

D = Audio Described Performance

S = Sign Interpreted Performance

m = matinee

e = evening

T = Post Performance Discussion

L = Last Night


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