11th - 15th October 2016
The Exeter Barnfield Theatre
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Introducing our principal cast
Photographs © chrisw.me.uk
The Colonel’s ‘right hand man’ - engaged to Saphir and attempting to emulate his commanding officer
The ‘Career Guard’ devoted to the Regiment, and of course to his fiancée - The Lady Angela
A titled gentleman in search of the new experiences joining the Guards will bring
Lt. the Duke of Dunstable
An ‘idyllic’ poet who has returned to the village of his childhood where once Patience was his playmate.
A ‘fleshly’ poet, beloved by all the ladies in the village and in love
But is he
all he seems?
Bunthorne’s dour legal advisor - but has he fallen for one
of the ladies?
Mr Bunthorne’s Solicitor
The maiden who has forsaken the Major but who occasionally allows her mind to wander into new possibilities and experiences
Something of the matriarch of the maidens who has deserted the Colonel in order to admire Bunthorne
Intense and dramatic in her devotion to the aesthetic cause whose attention can’t be turned elsewhere ….or can it?
The Lady Angela
The Lady Saphir
The Lady Ella
The most stately of
the maidens of the village, absolutely devoted to her
but will her
The village dairymaid who has never been in love - although she had a playfellow once whom she still remembers.
The Lady Jane