The Yeomen of the Guard 2017


Sir Richard Cholmondeley (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)

First Yeoman

Second Yeoman

First Citizen

Second Citizen/Headsman

Elsie Maynard (a strolling Singer)

Phoebe Meryll (Sergeant Meryll’s daughter)

Dame Carruthers (Housekeeper to the Tower)

Kate (her niece)

Kevin Jeckells

Martin Milnes

Clive Swetman

Steve Holmes

Edmund Ramsdale

Robin Richardson

Andy Weston

Keith Swetman

Robert Collingwood

Gus Woodcock

Laura Marvell-James

Rachel Goodchild

Sue Coleman

Sue Norgate

Conductor – Richard Mitchell

Chorus Master – Ros Swetman

Stage Director – Richard Mitchell


Sue Catchpole, Teresa Clayton, Torry Glinwell, Stephanie Grand, Helen Harding, Marion Jackson, Kizzy Lilburne, Anne Richardson, Ann Riley, Fran Robson, Ros Swetman, Pat Tegerdine, Julie Weston, Val Williams, Heather Woodcock

John Bill, Martin Dyer, Andrew Goodchild, Larry Pendleton, George Ramsdale, Peter Ryden



Photography: Mike Mobbs


Yeomen Synopsis

NODA Review

Listen to the Publicity Interview broadcast on BBC Radio Norfolk on 28 April 2017

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