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Under Milk Wood

Under Milk Wood
by Dylan Thomas

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 A B O U T


Following the success of this production at the Welsh Church Hall in July 2006 and the Kenneth More Theatre in February 2007, Woodhouse Players are proud to return to the Kenneth More Theatre foyer in Ilford for a further reprise.

A 'radio studio' rehearsed reading of Dylan Thomas' "Welsh Ulysses", without set or costume, of the classic Welsh play for voices.


The Woodhouse Players present this play as originally intended, with ten voices taking the roles of the entire townsfolk of the small Welsh town of Llareggub, based on Laugharne, where Dylan Thomas wrote for many years and is now buried.

Blind Captain Cat, sweet Polly Garter, feckless Mr Waldo, strict Mrs Ogmore-Pritchard and other classic characters mingle their dreams, inner thoughts and daily activities in a rich blend of poetry, prose and song that is archetypally Welsh.

Close your eyes and listen carefully as an ordinary spring day unfolds through words alone...

 W H E R E   &   W H E N   &   H O W   M U C H

at the Kenneth More Theatre

All tickets 5.00 - only available via the Kenneth More box office SOLD OUT

Tue 2 October 2007, 7.45pm

C A S T

First Voice

The cast

Second Drowned / Third Neighbour / Little Girl / Fourth Woman / Polly Garter / Girl

Sacha Walker

Third Drowned / Miss Price / First Neighbour / Another Mother / Fifth Woman / Mrs Organ Morgan / Mrs Dai Bread Two / Girl's Voice

Victoria Bettelheim

First Drowned / Second Neighbour / Second Woman / Lily Smalls / Mae Rose Cottage / Girl's Voice / Child

Joanna Watson

Captain Cat / Mr Waldo / Mr Pritchard / Utah Watkins / Mr Pugh / Old Man / Ocky Milkman / First Boy

Phil Braithwaite

Rosie Probert / Third Woman / Gossamer Beynon / Mrs Utah Watkins / Mary Ann the Sailors / Mrs Cherry Owen / Bessie Bighead / Girl's Voice

Jan Prendergast

Fifth Drowned / Waldo's Mother / First Woman / Mrs Ogmore-Pritchard / Mrs Beynon / Mrs Dai Bread One / Girl's Voice

Jenny Moorby

Mr Edwards / Preacher / Attila Rees / Lord Cut-Glass / Cherry Owen / Fisherman / Third Boy / First Drunk

Vaughan Prosser

Evans the Death / Organ Morgan / Mr Ogmore / Butcher Beynon / Dai Bread / Willy Nilly / Second Boy / Second Drunk

Paul Robinson

Second Voice / Rev Eli Jenkins / Nogood Boyo / Sinbad Sailors

Tim Saward

Fourth Drowned / Mrs Waldo / Fourth Neighbour / Mrs Willy Nilly / Mrs Pugh / Girl's Voice

Jackie Withnall

 P R O D U C T I O N   T E A M

Director

Elizabeth Braithwaite

Lighting and Sound procurement

Peter Raggett

 P O S T E R

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design: Vaughan Prosser

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