Patience 2009


Jorvik Gilbert and Sullivan Company, York’s only amateur theatre company dedicated solely to performing the works of Gilbert and Sullivan, presented their first fully-staged show, Patience, at the Joseph Rowntree Theatre from 16th-19th September 2009.

You can read Martin Dreyer’s review of Patience in the York Press.

  • Directors – Helen Lay and Clare Rachel Greener
  • Musical Director – Matthew Collins

Cast List

  • Patience – Susan Blenkiron
  • Lady Jane – Elaine Atkinson
  • Angela – Lois Cross
  • Saphir – Fiona Bowman
  • Ella – Clare Rachel Greener
  • Duke – Stuart Roberts
  • Major – Alastair Pollard
  • Colonel – Samuel Valentine
  • Bunthorne – Paul Blenkiron
  • Grosvenor – Nick Lay

Chorus of Rapturous Maidens
Jennifer Carter-Shaw, Rachel Hollingworth, Rachel Kirby, Karen Kitching, Margaret Noblett, Belinda Phillipson, Lisa Valentine

Chorus of Dragoon Guards
Ken Beech, Peter Drew, Trevor Godfrey, Mark Haddon, Jim Harland, David Morris, Derek Thomson