Digital Archive:Cast list, Blithe Spirit (1997)

Listing show dates and detailing cast, creative and production teams


An Improbable Farce in Three Acts



Edith – Marilla Robson

Ruth Condomine – Belinda Lang

Charles Condomine – Steven Pacey

Dr Bradman – Laurence Kennedy

Mrs Bradman – Charmian Gradwell

Mme Arcati – Dora Bryan

Elvira – Twiggy Lawson


Director – Tim Luscombe

Designer – Tim Goodchild

Composer – Corin Buckeridge

Lighting Designer – Robin Carter

Illusionist – Paul Kieve

Sound Designer – John A Leonard

Assistant Director – David Grindley


Company Manager – Philip Gault

Stage Manager – Christopher Fennell

Deputy Stage Manager – Elizabeth Crabtree

Assistant Stage Managers – Adam Havoc, Elizabeth Frank



Mme Arcati/Mrs Bradman/Edith – Victoria Kempton

Ruth Condomine – Charmian Gradwell

Elvira – Marilla Robson

Charles Condomine/Dr Bradman – Simon Shackleton


June: Wed 11P, Thu 12 Pm&e, Fri 13, Sat 14m&e, Mon 16, Tue 17, Wed 18, Thu 19m&e,

Mon 23, Wed 25, Thu 26m(D)&e, Sat 28e, Sun 29, Mon 30

July: Tue 1, Wed 2, Thu 3m, Sat 5e, Sun 6, Fri 18(D), Sat 19m&e, Sun 20(D), Mon 21, Wed 23,

Thu 24e, Fri 25(D), Sat 26m, Tue 29, Wed 30, Thu 31m

August: Sun 3L


P = Preview

D = Audio Described Performance

m = matinee

e = evening

L = Last Night


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