New Mystery Plays

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20110417

by Sean Buckley, Lin Coghlan, J Parkes, Katie Hims & Roy Williams.

Five Old Testament stories revisited and set in present day London - Creation in the mind of a coma victim, The Flood in a DIY warehouse, Exodus in an Old Folks Home, Samson & Delilah in a hairdressers, David & Goliath in the world of young gang warfare.

CREATION by Sean Buckley

JO - ALEX TREGEAR

NURSE - JONATHAN FORBES

DAD - SEAN BAKER

YOUNG JO - HARPER BONE

THE FLOOD by Lin Coghlan

GIBBONS - Sally Orrock

KEVIN - Stuart McLoughlin

LORD - LAURA - Lizzy Watts

MUM - Joanna Monro

BOB - Sam Dale

BOOTSEY - Nyasha Hatendi

SUZANNE - EXODUS by J Parkes

MO - MIRIAM - Sue Porrett

FAY - HELEN - Jane Whittenshaw

ELISA - Sandra Voe

SAMSON AND DELILAH by Katie Hims

SAMSON - James Alexandrou

DELILAH - Katie Angelou

TRACEY - Claire Rushbrook

PHIL - ANGEL - MARIE - TEACHER - GARY - DAVID AND GOLIATH by Roy Williams

DAVID - Jerome Holder

MOE - Anthony Welsh

JASE - ASHER - Osy Ikhile

Sound...

Pete Ringrose

Director...

Jessica Dromgoole.

Old Testament stories revisited: Creation; The Flood; Exodus; Samson; David and Goliath.

01Creation, By Sean Buckley20110411

by Sean Buckley.

New Mystery Plays revisits stories from the Old Testament.

Sean Buckley sets The Creation in the mind of a coma victim, creating the world anew.

Jo - Alex Tregear

Nurse - Jonathan Forbes

Dad - Sean Baker

Young Jo - Harper Bone

Sound by Peter Ringrose

Directed by Jessica Dromgoole.

A setting of the Creation in the mind of a coma victim, creating the world anew.

02The Flood, By Lin Coghlan20110412

by Lin Coghlan.

New Mystery Plays revisits stories from the Old Testament.

Lin Coghlan sets the story of the Ark in a Do It Yourself warehouse.

GIBBONS - Sally Orrock

KEVIN - Stuart McLoughlin

LORD - Sean Baker

LAURA - Lizzy Watts

MUM - Joanna Monro

BOB - Sam Dale

BOOTSEY - Nyasha Hatendi

SUZANNE - Alex Tregear

Sound by Peter Ringrose

Directed by Jessica Dromgoole.

Setting of the story of the Ark in a DIY warehouse.

With Sally Orrock.

03Exodus20110413

by J Parkes.

New Mystery Plays revisits stories from the Old Testament.

J Parkes sets the story of the Flight of the Israelites in an Old Folks' Home in Hackney.

MO - Sally Orrock

MIRIAM - Sue Porrett

FAY - Joanna Monro

HELEN - Jane Whittenshaw

ELISA - Sandra Voe

Sound by Peter Ringrose

Directed by Jessica Dromgoole.

04Samson And Delilah, By Katie Hims20110414

by Katie Hims.

New Mystery Plays revisits stories from the Old Testament.

Katie Hims sets the story of Samson in a suburban hairdressing salon.

SAMSON - James Alexandrou

DELILAH - Katie Angelou

TRACEY - Claire Rushbrook

PHIL - Stuart McLoughlin

ANGEL - Sean Baker

MARIE - Joanna Monro

TEACHER - Jane Whittenshaw

GARY - Nyasha Hatendi

Sound by Peter Ringrose

Directed by Jessica Dromgoole.

Setting of the story of Samson in a suburban hairdressing salon.

05 LASTDavid And Goliath20110415

by Roy Williams.

New Mystery Plays revisiting stories from the Old Testament.

Roy Williams sets the story of David and Goliath on an inner London estate and finds uneasy parallels with today.

DAVID - Jerome Holder

MOE - Anthony Welsh

ASHER - Osy Ikhile

JASE - Nyasha Hatendi

Sound by Peter Ringrose

Directed by Jessica Dromgoole.

Setting of the story of David and Goliath on an inner London estate.