Digital Archive:Cast List, Venus Observed (1992)

Listing show dates and detailing cast, creative and production teams




The Duke of Altair – Donald Sinden/Michael G Jones

(Michael G Jones took over role when Donald Sinden had to withdraw through ill health)

Edgar – Jeremy Brudenell

Herbert Reedbeck – Denis Quilley

Dominic – Robert Portal

Rosabel Fleming – Kate O’Mara

Jessie Dill – Jean Boht

Captain Fox Reddleman – Michael G Jones/Peter Carr

Bates – Roy Holder

Hilda Taylor-Snell – Alexandra Bastedo

Perpetua – Susannah Harker


Director – James Roose-Evans

Designer – Poppy Mitchell

Lighting – Nigel Hollowell Howard

Music & Sound Score – Kevin Malpass

Assistant Director – Edward Hall


Company Manager – Michael Throne

Stage Manager – Pam Skinner

Deputy Stage Manager – Julie Ann Carmichael

Assistant Stage Managers – Dominic Delargy, Karen Duthie


May:  Wed 20P, Thu 21Pm&e, Fri 22P, Mon 25P, Tue 26P, Wed 27F


June: Mon 1, Sat 6m&e, Thu 11e, Fri 12, Wed 17, Thu 18m(S), Tue 23, Wed 24


July: Sat 4m&e, Thu 9m(D)&e, Fri 10, Sat 11m&e, Tue 14, Wed 15, Thu 16m, … Sat 18m&e, Mon 20,

Thu 23e, Fri 24, Sat 25m(D), Mon 27, Thu 30m&L


P = Preview

F = First Night

D = Audio Described Performance

S = Sign Interpreted Performance

m = matinee

e = evening

L = Last Night


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