He's fallen asleep again...

November 2002 - The Lady's not for Burning - by Christopher Fry

Directed by Ann Aplin, Assisted by Margaret Bulmer

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Early rehearsals.....

But it's MY turn to deal..!

Dress rehearsals.....

Richard, an orphaned clerk

Thomas Mendip, ex soldier

Alizon Eliot

Nicholas Divize

Margaret Devize, mother of Nicholas

Humphrey Devize, brother of Nicholas

Hebble Tyson, the Mayor

Jennet Jourdemayne

The Chaplain

Edward Tappercombe, a Justice

Joan Skipps





Act 1: an April afternoon in a room in the house of Hebble Tyson, Mayor of the little market town of Cool Clary.

Act 2: The same room, an hour later.




The Actonians would like to thank...

the Lamb Inn,

The Ross & Crown Inn,

the Sodbury Players

and Silverhill School, Winterbourne

for their help with this production.

Richard Stanway

Robert Pardoe

Sarah McMahon

Simon Carney

Andy Fisher

Mike Schofield

Bob Allen

Di Buck

Danny Rogers

Barrie Wright

Pat Stimson



 Stage Manager



Set Design

Set Construction


Set Painting














Box Office

Front of House




Website Photographs


Steve Birch

Pete Lawry

Ray Bulmer

Maureen Blake

Pete Lawry

  Steve Birch

Maureen Blake

  Ann Aplin

  Jill Whittaker

Jane McIver

  Sarah Atkins

  Rachel Taylor

  Sue Godwin

  Christine Rogers

  Pat Stimson

Rona Wright

  Jane McIver

Angie Croome

Christine Rogers

Maureen Blake

Howard Aplin

Gaynor Clarke

  Margaret Bulmer

Jim Sinkinson

  Anne Chenary

Ray Bulmer