Ashdon Players

Jack and the Beanstalk - our 1996 Production

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Stills of the performance
Is that really a cow with Jack or just something the backstage manager Geoff rustled up? Tom, Dick and Harriet meet Jack and his mum The Good Fairy and Mrs Krump entertain the audience
The children are not impressed by the Witch until she threatens to put a spell on them Which Witch is Which/Witch? Old King Cole
Is the Dame really that stupid? Dick gives Tom some advice on how to woo Harriet Mrs Krump lays down the law to Jack and Sally
Fee Fi Fo Fum - the Giant is on his way so which way shall we run? The audience participation song
The Good Fairy has managed to retrieve Daisy the cow The start of the walkdown


Cast of Jack and the Beanstalk
Widow Twankey Nick Keeble
Jack Jerry Curzon
Harriet Caroline Sutherland
Tom Jon Brooker
Dick Eric Bartlett
Witch Pat Hemming
Old Woman Tracy Corke
Mrs Krump Joan Smith
Sally Catherine Keeble
Stage Hand/Old King Cole Kevin Nicholas
Mr Friggins/Giant Brian Saunders
Nursery Story and Rhyme Characters and other parts played by: Tom Rust, Edward Bibby, Mark Cowling, Eleanor Curzon, Stevie Johnson-Olive, Rosanna Kennard, Alana Osgood, Mary Richards

Production and Crew of Jack and the Beanstalk
Director Andy Long
Children's Director Pat Rust
Pianist Jonathan Martin
Scenery Sue Harding
Stagehands John Clark, Peter Smith, Geoff Blackman, Terry Collins
Costumes Mandy Smith
Make up Caroline Sutherland
Lighting Terry Young
Original songs written by: John Brooker, Eric Goddard

Site created by: Gillian Wotherspoon

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Last updated 22/11/2009.