Past Productions

The Taming of the Shrew

Friday, 19th July Foster Road, Gosport
Saturday, 20th July Quarr Abbey, Isle of Wight
Sunday, 21st July Village Green, Chilworth
Wednesday, 24th - Friday, 26th July c17th Village, Little Woodham, Gosport
Saturday 27th, July Hill House Farm, Swanmore
Sunday 28th, July The Vineyard, Wickham


Christopher Sly, a drunken tailor
Andy White
Evelina, the Hostess of a country alehouse Glyn Wright
Lord Ricardo, John Shillitoe
Lady Carlotta Pat Aird
Bartholomew, and other servants Graham Thomas, Joan Goulding, Daniel Johns & Mark Baines
Benedict, a messenger Gabriel Goulding

Baptista Minola, a wealthy citizen of Padua Paul Shuttleworth
Emilia Minola, wife of Baptista Minola Carol Hicks
Katherina, the Shrew, elder daughter of Baptista Rebecca Bartlett
Bianca, the Prize, younger daughter of Baptista Charlene Lomas
Bethany, a bridesmaid Gillian Johns
Petruchio, a gentleman of Verona, suitor for the hand of Katherina Rob Spraggs
Grumio, Petruchio's personal lackey Ian Wright
Curtis, Petruchio's servant, incharge of his country house Daniel Johns
Petruchio's servants Austin Hicks, Nigel Dean, Mark Baines, Gillian  & Rosie Johns and Joan & Gabriel Goulding
Gremio, a wealthy old citizen of Padua, suitor for the hand of Bianca Nigel Dean
Hortensio, a gentleman of Padua, suitor for the hand of Bianca Phil Hollyman
Lucentio, a gentleman of Pisa, suitor for the hand of BiancaPaulina
Ian Wright
Trista, Lucentio's servant and confidante Rebecca White
Biondella,  Lucentio's second servant Charlotte Fitzgerald
Vincentio, a wealthy citizen of Pisa, father of Lucentio Brian Dell
Antonia, a widow in love with Hortensio Pat Aird
Veronica, a Pedant of Mantua Annette Gillies
Serena, a tailor
Glyn Wright
Silvia, a Haberdasher
Jill Mason
Peter & Officer
Mark Baines

Director Nigel Dean
Assistant Director Elspeth White
Director's Assistant/Prompt Jill Mason
Musicians and Musical Direction
John Shillitoe, Ted Fitzgerald, Graham Thomas and Pat Aird
Costumes Glyn Wright
Stage Manager/Producer Austin Hicks

Click for photographs of the cast taken during rehearsal. Photos taken during the production run can be seen here.

Taming of the Shrew

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