Ian McKellen Stage
Ian McKellen as Sir Thomas More
<BR><BR><I>I was too young but enjoyed trying to look like the real Sir Thomas  this photo was taken in my dressing-room. </I>
Full Cast List
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Written by Henry Chettle, Thomas Dekker, Thomas Heywood, Anthony Munday & William Shakespeare
Directed by Frank Dunlop assisted by Richard Digby Day
Ian McKellen in the role of More
Nottingham Playhouse, Nottingham
10 June 1964 - 4 July 1964
CAST
Doll Williamson
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Josephine Tewson
De Barde
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John Collins
Caveler
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Michael Cadman
Williamson
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Antony Brown
Sherwin
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Steven Berkoff
Lincoln
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John Golightly
George Betts
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Geoffrey Hutchings
Lord Mayor
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Christopher Hancock
Thomas More
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Ian McKellen
Justice Suresby
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Ronald Magill
Smart
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Roger Clissold
Lifter
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Martin Jenkins
Recorder
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David Saville
Earl of Shrewsbury
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George Selway
Earl of Surrey
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Ian McCulloch
Sir Thomas Palmer
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Job Stewart
Sir Roger Cholmley
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Kenneth McReddie
Messenger
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Alfred Bell
Apprentices
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Vivian Mackerrell, John Tordoff, Rodney Ford
Ralph Betts
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George Layton
Crofts
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Roger Mutton
Officer
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Eric Allan
Housekeeper
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Marielaine Douglas
William Roper
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Eric Allan
Lady More
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Edith Macarthur
First Player
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Job Stewart
Lady Mayoress
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Josephine Shore
Margaret Roper
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Maggie Jordan
Cecily Heron
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Jennifer Young
Porter
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Roger Clissold
Second Player
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Steven Berkoff
Third Player
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John Collins
Boy Player
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Michael Cadman
Luggins
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John Tordoff
Duke of Norfolk
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Anotony Brown
First Warder
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Geoffrey Hutchings
Second Warder
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John Tordoff
Third Warder
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Vivian Mackerrell
Poor Woman
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Ursula Smith
Brewer
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David Saville
Horse-Keeper
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Alfred Bell
Gough
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Martin Jenkins
Catesby
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George Layton
Lieutenant of the Tower
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Roger Mutton
Hangman
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John Golightly
Bishop of Rochester
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Christopher Hancock
OTHER CREDITS
Designed by Patrick Robertson, Music Composed and Arranged by Anthony Bowles