The Players of St Peter
in
The Director's Choice
being selected scenes from various
medieval mystery plays
2010 November
Saint Clement Eastcheap Church, London, EC4
The Plays
Prologue Enemies of the Soul from the Castle of Perseverance
 
 
Play 1 Abraham and Isaac
  Scene 1   The York Shipwrights Prologue of the Building of the Ark
Scene 2 The Northampton Play of Abraham and Isaac
 
 
Play 2 Pageant of the Shearmen and Taylors of Coventry
Scene 1 The Prophecy
Scene 2 The Annunciation
Scene 3 The Journey, to Bethlehem
Scene 4 The Shepherds
 
 
Play 3 The Kings
Scene 1 The Chester Vintners' Play of the Three Kings from the East: The Kings Meet
Scene 2 The N-Town Play of Herod's Procession: extract
Scene 3 The Chester Vinters' Play of Herod's Court
Scene 4 The Chester Mercers' Play of the Offering of the Kings: The Treasure Chest
Scene 5 The York Masons' and Goldsmiths' Play of the Arrival of the Magi: extract
Scene 6 The Chester Mercers' Play of the Offering of the Kings: The Adoration
Scene 7 The N-Town Play of the Judgement on King Herod
 
 
Play 4 The Wakefield Play (page 313) of the Resurrection of the Lord
 
 
Play 5 The Play of the Last Judgement
      (York (page 412), Chester, Wakefield (page 370): extracts)
 
The Players: On stage
World
Felix Pring
Devil
Derek Mills
Flesh
Laura Barber
God
Oliver Clement
Angel
Megan Thompson
Abraham
Felix Pring
Sara
Judith Elbourne
Isaac
Josh Broadstone
Isaiah
Roger Haworth
Mary
Ania Crowther
Gabriel
Oliver Clement
Joseph
Mike Waring
Angel to Joseph
Eve Haughton
Midwife/Ancilla
Gillian Roy
Shepherds:
Dennis Erdwin
Andrew Foster
Vida C Lyons
Sheep
Eve Haughton
Angel of Gloria
Jill Lundquist
Angels:
Helen Rendall
Olive Stubbs
Jill Wallis
Kings:
Ian Pratt
Derek Mills
Basil Clarke
Citizen of Jerusalem
Megan Thompson
Herald
Andrew Dobson
King Herod
Felix Pring
Court Musician
Jill Lundquist
Dancer
Sue Chapman
Doctor of Lore
Robert Hayward
Assistant Doctor
Deborah Pollard
Death
Josh Broadstone
Jesus
Roger Haworth
Angel of the Trumpet  
Megan Thompson
Angel of the Assize
Olive Stubbs
Demons:
Deborah Pollard
Robert Hayward
Damned King
Felix Pring
Damned Queen
Jamie Moreno
Damned Judge
Andrew Dobson
Damned Merchant
Laura Barber
Bad Souls:
Vida C Lyons
Gillian Roy
Good Souls:
Josh Broadstone
Dennis Erdwin
Andrew Foster
Eve Haughton
Other parts played by members of the cast
The Players: Off stage
Adaptation and Direction
Olive Stubbs
Musical Directors:
Jill Lundquist
Andrew Pink
Solo Singer
Jill Lundquist
Chorus of singers:
Members of the Cast
Instrumentalists:
Organ
Andrew Pink
Mandolin
Jill Lundquist
Flute/recorder
Helen Rendall
Stage Manager
Ted Weedon
Assistants:
Sue Chapman
Lynda Keen
Colin Pollard
Lighting
Mike Waring
Assistant
Simon Reynolds
Props
Eve Haughton
Assistants:
Sue Chapman
Derek Mills
Ted Weedon
Costumes
Patricia Reader
Assistants:
Alison Flanders
Eve Haughton
Lynda Keen
Vida C Lyons
Helen Rendall
Olive Stubbs
Jill Wallis
Publicity, Programme and Tickets:
Laura Barber
Olive Stubbs
Ted Weedon
Front of House Managers:
Janet Cowen
Patrick Gaskell-Taylor
Video
Peter Raggett
 
Masks for the Deadly Sins kindly loaned by
Howard Davies