LONDON ASSURANCE

by Dion Boucicault

Director - Denis Brogan

Performance Dates - Tuesday 4th - Saturday 8th May 2010

First produced in 1841, the play is more of a restoration comedy in style and will costumed approporiately

CAST LIST

SIR HARCOURT COURTLY - Trevor Laver,

is a fop in his sixties, admitting to forty, adept in the use of artificial beauty aids, and determined to marry rich young heiress

GRACE HARKAWAY - Sarah Byham,

ward of country squire

MAX HARKWAY - Neil Arbon,

to replenish his fortune. Unfortunately she falls in love with his disguised son

CHARLES COURTLEY - Gary Plumb,

who is accompnied by con-man

DICK DAZZLE - Mark Jenner,

Meanwhile Sir Harcourt falls for the dashing, vivacious horse-woman

LADY GAY SPANKER - Sara Knight,

Her meek husband

ADOLPHOUS SPANKER - Peter Drew,

resolves to assert himself, fortified by drink. They are encouraged by sly and incompetent lawyer

MARK MEDDLE - Stephen Green,

manservant

COOL - Michael Fouldes, (who does service for all the male servants) and

PERT - Sarah Harvey-Wade, Grace's maid.