Robin Hood cover

Robin Hood
. . . a cricket match in Sherwood Forest? There's Nun Better to play!

17th—25th January 2003 at Headley Village Hall

Photos of the show

Cast List . . .

The Immortals:

Queen Fay, of the Forest Fairies Dil Williamson
Speaking fairies Bethany Arnott, Hollie Dorans, Sammy Gedsyk, Siān Lewis

Forest elves, pixies and fairies – junior chorus: Rhea Davies, Rosie Diamond, Emily Downs, Izobel Glinn, Helen Keech, Christopher Potts, Hannah Peters, Faye Powell, Matthew Powell, Sammy Tayler, Annie Whillians, Daisy Whillians, Emily Wang, Lydia Wang

The Mortals:

Robin Hood, leader of the outlaw band Rachel Whittaker
Little John, his second in command Dorian Burrows
Much Binding, one of the band Paul Kosinski
Friar Tuck, a hungry monk John McGregor
Nun Better, genetic sister of Tuck Mavis Standing
Mother Hood, Robin's mother Laurie Lewis
Cluff, Sheriff of Nottingham Tony Grant
Maid Marion, the Sheriff's niece Georgia Keen
Major Oak, Captain of the Sheriff's guard Jamie Stickler
Sergeant Beech, a small part of the Sheriff's guard Daniel Radford
Private Shrub, an even smaller part of the Sheriff's guard Lee Carter
King Richard, returning from distant parts Mike Measures
Queen Berengaria, his wife Kay McGregor
Blondel, King Richard's faithful minstrel Jo Smith
Driver, of an articulated vehicle Nick Webb
Cricket Commentator Mo Cooke
Pantomime horse Amy Hollaway/Michelle Thorne

Townsfolk, Monks, Nuns, Outlaws, Soldiers, Castle Attendants – senior chorus: Bethany Arnott, Carly Barbey, Justine Carter, Suzie Davis, Holly Dorans, Heidi Farnlucher, Maggie Farnlucher, Sammy Gedsyk, Amy Holloway, Ashleigh Keech, Becky Radford, Chloë Shrubb, Michelle Thorne, Mel Tregay, Siân Lewis

Director — Pru Harrold

Co-Director — Rod Sharp (who also stood in as Sheriff for the first performance!)

Musical Director — Jo Levy

Author/Producers — Jo Smith & Dil Williamson

Junior Rehearsals— Laurie Lewis & Alison Keech


List of Scenes . . .

Act I

The Prologue - Somewhere on the Mediterranean Sea (Front of Tabs)
Scene 1 - Nottingham, Outside the Castle (Full Set)
Scene 2a - The Fairy Glen in the Forest (Front of Tabs)
Scene 2b - A Room in the Castle (Half Set)
Scene 3 - In Sherwood Forest (Full Set)
Scene 4a - Somewhere on the High Seas (Front of Tabs)
Scene 4b - On the Road to Nottingham (Half Set)
Scene 5 - Inside Nottingham Castle (Full Set)

**** INTERVAL ****

Act II

The Interlogue - At Dover (Front of Tabs)
Scene 1 - In Sherwood Forest again (Full Set)
Scene 2a - A Dungeon in the Castle (Half Set)
Scene 2b - At Watford Gap (Front of Tabs)
Scene 3 - Nottingham, Outside the Castle again (Full Set)
Scene 4 - Back in the Fairy Glen (Front of Tabs) + Community Song
Scene 5 - Inside Nottingham Castle (Full Set)

The play runs for approximately 2½ hours including the interval


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