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Mary Stuart

April 1977

by Friedrich von Schiller, Joseph Mellison and Eric Bentley

Freely translated and adapted by Stephen Spender.
Produced by special arrangement with Margaret Ramsay, Ltd.

Directed by Paddy English

Produced by Lorraine Galloway


Powerhouse hosted the 1977 Okanagan Zone Drama Festival. MARY STUART was entered in the Okanagan Zone Festival and the BCDA (TheatreBC) provincial finals festival.


Character Played by
Mary Stuart Jo Jones
Hannah Kennedy (Mary’s Nurse) Jill Nielson
Sir Amias Paulet (Governor of Fotheringay) Jim Brown
Sir Edward Mortimer (Paulet’s Nephew) David Wendel
Lord Burleigh (Lord High Treasurer) Dennis Learey
Queen Elizabeth Mary Huggins
Count Aubespine (Ambassador from France) James Bowlby
Bellievre (Emissary from Duke of Anjou) Oscar Reeve
Talbot (Earl of Shrewsbury, Lord Privy Seal) Bill Nichols
Earl of Kent (Earl Marshal) Harry Jordan
Robert Dudley (Earl Leicester) Dave Abbott
O’Kelly (Companion to Mortimer) Brian Casement
Sir William Davison (Queen’s Secretary) Doug Huggins
Sir Andrew Melvil (Friend of Mary) Dave Robertson
Serving Maid Sue Abbott
Page Cori Greenberg
Captain of the Guard George Remmington
Guards Chris Bayne, Steve Stoecker, Pat De Shane, Barry Abraham
Drummer Mark Bain
Musicians Rena Stewart, Doug McClean, Dugald Perry
Musicians Directed by Pamela Roberts


Set Design Doug Huggins
Stage Manager Brian Casement
ASM Patrick Hickenbottom
Set Construction George Siver, Bob Walker, Doug Huggins Wendy Stevens, Chris Bayne, Steve Stoecker, George Remmington, Lloyd English, Brian Casement
Costume Design Heather Scott
Costume Construction Heather Scott, Tami Burgess, Sandra Haslam, Mary Bowen, Sharon Wickstrom, Gabby Casement, Brenda Jemmeson, Sandy Fisher, Scotty Perry, Shirley Remmington, Sue Abbott, Ann Lemon, Ann Nevill, Penny Thorborn, Ailsa Edge
Lighting Design Mike Huggins
Lighting Peter Huggins, Kathy Kitcher
Properties Wendy Stevens

Properties Construction

Lloyd English, Michael Grindler, Chris Cooper, Sound Bob Walker, Chris Bahrey

Make Up Pam Roberts, Sandy Fisher
Hair Sandy Pattullo
Box Office Shirley Brown
House Gabby Casement
Program Tami Burgess
Publicity Dorothy Walker
First Night Shirley Remmington
Foyer Display Scotty Perry
Refreshments Malcolm Roberts
Final Night Pat Berube, Sandy Fisher

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