The Yeomen of the Guard

Monday 27th January to Saturday 1st February 1997

Neptune Theatre, Liverpool

Dramatis Personae

Sir Richard Chomondeley, Lieutenant of the Tower

Colonel Fairfax, under sentence of death

Sergeant Meryll, of the Yeomen of the Guard

Leonard Meryll, his son

Jack Point, a Strolling Jester

Wilfred Shadbolt, Head Jailer and Assistant Tormentor

The Headsman

First Yeoman

Second Yeoman

First Citizen

Second Citizen

Elsie Maynard, a Strolling Singer

Phoebe Meryll, Sergeant Meryll's Daughter

Dame Carruthers, Housekeeper to the Tower

Kate, her Niece

Father Confessor

Executioner’s Assistant

Gerald Massey

Michael Kennedy

James Whittle

Keith Martin

Jonathan Taylor

John Bowen

Gordon Abraham

Peter Wilde

Norman Gow

Griff Williams

Harry McLeish

Helen Fieldsend

Maggie Potter

May Wilson

Lesley Traynor

Ted Baylis

Chris Callaghan

Yeomen of the Guard

Matthew Callaghan

Harold Carefull

Peter Exon

Peter Gerhard

John Groom-Hollis

Peter Ledwidge

Brian Leeson

Michael Lomax

Bob Moretta

Joe O’Connor

James Patterson

David Rose

Ray Ryan


Irene Barker

Margaret Carden

Shelda Downing

Julie Gill

Josie Hardman

Rachel Harland

Kathy Howard

Iris Kelly

Jill Ledwidge

Rosaline Moore

Linda Newman

Claire Osborne

Rachel Patterson

Emily Price

Christine Shahin

Annie-Marie Sinclair

Pam Tattersall

Susan Traynor

Rachel Traynor

Ceri Wilde

Helen Wildman

Production Team


Musical Director

Beti Lloyd-Jones

Raymond Dobbs

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