This was the last year that The Players performed at Holy Trinity.
Scenes from the York Plays Medieval Mystery Cycle December 1997 The Fall of the Angels & Creation of Man Abraham and Isaac Moses and Pharaoh The Annunciation and Visitation Joseph's Trouble The Nativity The Shepherds Herod and the Magi The Adoration Adapted and Directed by Olive Stubbs The Players of St Peter Holy Trinity Church, Sloane Street, London SWI Vice Presidents: The Lord Bishop of London : H Schiller : Mrs J L Eatock Taylor : Ken MacLeod : Sandy Boyle Chairman: K Groves Hon Secretary: P Evans Hon Treasurer K MacLeod The Players: on stage God David Coster Good Angels: Irene Deeks Peggy Forsyth Helen Rendall Joanna Rendall Catherine Shepherd Lucifer Patricia Reader Bad Angels: Jo Greene Eve Haughton Tableaux: Adam Steven Carter Eva Helene Blair Cain Peter Evans Abel Jeff Bannister Noah Andrew Dobson Abraham James Hardwick Sara Eileen Mills Isaac Mike Waring Angel to Abraham Helen Rendall Servants: Judith Elbourne Jeff Bannister Ass Patricia Reader Sheep Eve Haughton Pharaoh Peter Evans Counsellors: Tony Barnfield Steven Carter James Hardwick Moses Tony Gore Jews: John Povey Angela Dickson Roger Haworth Egyptians: Death Prioress Gabriel Mary Joseph Elizabeth Angel to Joseph Shepherds: Angel to Shepherds Herod Knights: Kings/Magi: Nuncius Ancilla Angel to Kings Voices of Adoration Jo Greene Jeff Bannister Andrew Dobson Eve Haughton Patricia Reader Judith Elbourne Irene Deeks Helene Blair Simon Reynolds Eileen Mills Irene Deeks Mike Waring Steven Carter Jeff Bannister Peggy Forsyth Tony Barnfield Peter Evans Edward Weedon Roger Haworth Andrew Dobson James Hardwick Eve Haughton Judith Elbourne Helen Rendall Helene Blair Simon Reynolds Judith Elbourne Eileen Mills Helen Rendall Mike Waring Other parts played by Beryl Taylor and members of the cast The Players: off stage Music Co-ordinator Patrick Mills Soloists Peggy Forsyth Catherine Shepherd Singers Steven Carter Angela Dickson Doug Dickson Judith Elbourne Helen Rendall Instrumentalists Jeff Bannister David Coster Judith Elbourne James Hardwick Patricia Reader Helen Rendall Organ Patrick Mills Front of House Co-ordinator Peter Evans Stage Manager Ted Weedon Assistants: Colin Pollard Elizabeth Owen Lighting Mike Waring Stephen Martin Props Co-ordinator Eve Haughton Assistants Simon Reynolds Colin Pollard Costumes Patricia Reader Assistants Jeff Bannister Helen Berry Angela Bird Angela Dickson Publicity Jeff Bannister Ticket Office Ted Weedon Leaflet & Programme Olive Stubbs Ted Weedon The Players are participating in a BBC broadcast 'Joseph, the Forgotten Father', with Mark Tully, on Radio 4 at 2 45pm on Christmas Day