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Lark Rise to Candleford
By Keith Dewhurst


Lark Rise: 11,13,19 October 2017 at 7.30pm

(matinées 14 & 21 October at 2.30pm)


Candleford: 12,14,18,20 & 21 October 2017 at 7.30pm




It’s the first day of harvest at the end of the 19th century, in the isolated hamlet of Lark Rise. Through the eyes of young Laura we witness the hard but happy lives of the people who work the land. A few years later, in the second play, we meet Laura again, working in the Post Office at Candleford. Here at the centre of the community, we are introduced to the people who live and work there, sharing the joyous moments that turn into real fulfilment and pleasure.


This lively ensemble production full of music and song records a disappearing way of life in lyrical but realistic detail.



Cast


Wendy Atkinson

Colin Barrett

Danny Burns

Marie Cooper

Martin Dabbs

Terry Dabbs

Ella Daymond

Dave Dixon

Bradley Flint

Anne Giles

Rohan Gotobed

Ruth Howitt

Peter Jackson

Shem Jacobs

Andy Mace

Ros Mace

Chad Mason

Liam Purshouse

Connie Reid

Lyn Smith

Diane Webb

Sam Webber

Charlotte Woollsey

Aimme Wright



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Lark Rise

Music


Musical Director: Michelle Glover


Keyboard, guitar & vocals:

Michelle Glover

 
Fiddles & vocals: Fran Broady

 
Melodeon & vocals: Jill Parson

 
Guitar, banjo, harmonica & vocals: Chad Mason