Kiss Me Kate – October 2006

22‘Kiss Me Kate’ tells the story of Fred Graham and his ex-wife Lilli Vanessi who have been reunited in a brand new version of Shakespeare’s ‘Taming of the Shrew’, a show that is being bank rolled by her new fiancé Harrison Howell, Washington’s minority elder statesman and close friend of the President.


 

Production Team

  • Artistic Director – Malcolm J Burnett
  • Choreographer – Janice Bruce
  • Musical Director – Simon Hanson

Principals

  • Bill Calhoun / Lucentio – Stuart O’Neil
  • Cab Driver – Nick Harding
  • Fred Graham / Petruchio – George McMillan
  • Gangster 1 – Richard Brannan
  • Gangster 2 – Euan Fleming
  • Harrison Howell – Colin Meechan
  • Harry Trevor / Baptista – David McBain
  • Hattie – Mhairi Brannan
  • Jack / Hortensio – Daniel Smith
  • Lilli Vanessi / Kate – Maggie Brown
  • Lois Lane / Bianca – Lisa Fleming
  • Paul / Gremio – Peter Tomassi
  • Ralph (Stage Manager) – Jamie Morrison
  • Shrew Singer – Carole Burnett
  • Shrew Singer – Lisa Chalmers
  • Stagedoor Keeper – Mark Sherman

Chorus

Alison Wood (Chorus), Amy Milne (Chorus), Bette Boyle (Chorus), Carol McGovern (Chorus), Claire McVicar (Chorus), Colin Douglas (Chorus), Debbie Spurgeon (Chorus), Fraser Jamieson (Chorus), Karen Campbell (Chorus), Kirsty Tomassi (Chorus), Lynda Lawson (Chorus), Sharon May (Chorus), Val Wilson (Chorus), Yvonne Bremner (Chorus)