A Midsummer Night's Dream

by William Shakespeare

directed by Ken Hann

Performed in the Open Air, at

Hamptworth Lodge, Landford


11th to 21st July 2012

The Cast
The Athenians
Theseus, Duke of Athens Alan Watson
Hippolyta, Queen of the Amazons, betrothed to Theseus Ruth Kibble
Egeus, An Athenian courtier, father of Hermia Philip de Grouchy
Lysander, in love with Hermia William Baggs
Hermia, in love with Lysander but ordered to marry Demetrius Kate Grundy
Demetrius, Egeus' favoured suitor for Hermia Carl Browning
Helena, in love with Demetrius Susannah Lawther
Philostrate, Butler to Theseus Albie Minns
A Maid, of the court of Theseus Joanna lacovou
The Mechanicals
Bottom, a weaver. Pyramus in the play Jenni Watson
Quince, a carpenter. Writer of the play and speaker of its prologue John Souter
Starveling, a tailor. Moonshine in the play. Paul Baker
Snout, a tinker. Wall in the play Marcus Kinsella
Snug, a joiner. Lion in the play. Meri Mackney
Flute, bellows mender. Thisbe in the play Adam Taussik
The Fairies
Oberon, King of the Fairies Ruben Sanchez-Garcia
Titania, Queen of the fairies Rachael Courage
Robyn Goodfellow(Puck) a sprite in the service of Oberon Suze Avery
A Fairy in the service of Titania Hazel Burrows
Peaseblossom, a fairy Angela Stansbridge
Cobweb, a fairy Marie McDade
Moth, a fairy Joanna lacovou
Mustardseed, a fairy Albie Minns
Attendant fairies, in the service of Titania and Oberon Bob Gibson, Clare Minns, Mike Matkowski, Janet Scott, Philip de Grouchy
For the Maskers:
Directed by Ken Hann
Assistant Director Graham Buchanan
Production Manager Brian Stansbridge
Assistant to the Directors Avril Woodward
Stage Manager Angela Barks
Production Design Concept Ken Hann
Set Dressing Design, Construction & Painting John Hamon, Roger Lockett, Graham Buchanan, Geoff Cook, Ken Spencer
Stage Crew/ASMs Kath and Phil Moody
Lighting Team Clive Weeks, Nathan Weeks, David Fancett, Brian Stansbridge
Sound Design Jamie McCarthy
Sound Operator Steve Clark
Pyrotechnics David Fancett
Technical support Geoff Grandy, Lawrie Gee, Brian Stansbridge, Tom Smith, David Fancett
Costume Co-ordinator Serena Brown
Wardrobe and Seamstresses Serena Brown, Helen Officer, Susan Wilson, Kay Hann, Christine Baker, Janet Scott, Alegra Carlton, Agniegka Dudzik, Meri Mackney
Fairy Costume design and Creation Hazel Burrows & The Fairies
Hair & Make-up Sharon & Gloria Holloway of Vintage Hair Lounge
Properties Ella Lockett, Gill Buchanan, Alison Tebbutt
Choreography Louise Hodson
Fight Arranger Paul Benzing
Publicity Design John Hamon
Publicity and Marketing Angela Stansbridge and Team
Programme Brian and Angela Stansbridge
Photography Clive Weeks
Front of House Geoff and Pam Cook and Maskers
Box Office Christine Baker and Maskers
Front of House Display Sarah Russell
Refreshments Jacqueline Oxford, Christine Baker

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A small audience enjoy a very wet matinée
A small audience enjoy a very wet matinée

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