Digital Archive:Cast list, Calendar Girls (2008)

Listing show dates and detailing cast, creative and production teams

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Based on the Miramax film Calendar Girls written by Juliette Towhidi and Tim Firth


Cast in Order of Speaking

Cora – Elaine C Smith

Chris – Lynda Bellingham

Annie – Patricia Hodge

Jessie – Sian Phillips

Celia – Gaynor Faye

Ruth – Julia Hills

Marie – Brigit Forsyth

Brenda Hulse – Joan Blackham

John Gary Lilburn

Rod – Gerard McDermott

Lady Cravenshire – Joan Blackham

Iris Benton – Joan Blackham

Lawrence – Carl Prekopp

Louise – Abby Francis

Lulu – Abby Francis

Liam – Carl Prekopp


Director – Hamish McColl

Designer – Robert Jones

Lighting Designer – Malcolm Rippeth

Sound Designer – John Leonard

Composer & Music Arrangement – Steve Parry

Costume Designer – Emma Williams

Associate Director – Psyche Stott


Production Manager – Paul Hennessy

Company Manager – Charlotte Warner

Stage Manager – Ba Penney

Technical Stage Manager – Dave West

Deputy Stage Manager – Tamara Albachari

Assistant Stage Managers Tilly Stokes, Emily Bailey


Joan Blackham   Jan Shepherd   Emily Bailey


September: Fri 5OUP, Sat 6OUP, Mon 8OUP, Tue 9P, Wed 10P, Thu 11, Fri 12(W), Sat 13m&e,

Mon 15, Tue 16PN, Wed 17, Thu 18m(D)&e(S), Fri 19(D), Sat 20m(D)&e, Mon 22,

Tue 23(T), Wed 24,Thu 25m&e, Fri 26(D), Sat 27m&L


OUP = Open University Preview

P = Preview

PN = Press Night

W = Live Nights: Get Into Live Theatre (Workshops for 14-22 year olds)

D = Audio Described Performance

S = Sign Interpreted Performance

PT = Pre Show Talk

T = Post Show Discussion ‘After Words’

m = matinee

e = evening

L = Last Night


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