Ruddigore 2013

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Jorvik Gilbert and Sullivan Company, York’s only amateur theatre company solely dedicated to performing the works of Gilbert and Sullivan, performed Ruddigore in The Joseph Rowntree Theatre on 19-21st September 2013. The show was directed by Lois Cross, with Matthew Collins as Musical Director. The show was critically aclaimed in the York press. Click here for the review.

  • Director – Lois Cross
  • Musical Director – Matthew Collins

Cast List

  • Sir Ruthven Murgatroyd/ Robin Oakapple– Alex Schofield
  • Richard Dauntless – Stuart Roberts
  • Sir Despard Murgatroyd – Mark Simmonds
  • Old Adam Goodheart – Simon Trow
  • Rose Maybud – Susan Blenkiron
  • Mad Margaret – Rachel Kirby
  • Dame Hannah – Maggy Lamb
  • Zorah – Becci Richardson
  • Ruth – Karen Kitching

Chorus of Bridesmaids
Lizzie Butterworth, Wendy Jackson, Karen Kitching, Becci Richardson

Chorus of Villagers
Dorrie Beckett, Jennifer Carter-Shaw, Julia Cormack, Georgie Martin, Margaret Noblett, Lisa Valentine

Chorus of Bucks & Blades
James Butterworth, James Hirst, Nigel Hobman, Simon Trow, Samuel Valentine

Ghosts
Sir Rupert Murgatroyd (the First Baronet): James Butterwort
Sir Jasper Murgatroyd (the Third Baronet): Nigel Hobman
Sir Conrad Murgatroyd (the Twelfth Baronet): James Hirst

You can still watch our rehearsal slide-show by clicking this link: