Effie's Burning and Swan Song

An Evening of One Act Plays

by Various Authors

10th - 13th July 2019


Effie's Burning by Valerie Windsor

Director: Richard Young

Effie Palmer is a sixty-four-year-old woman with the mental age of a ten-year-old, who since age thirteen has spent her life in mental institutions.

Swan Song by Vanessa Brooks

Director: Emily Girton

Swan Song introduces us to Donald, a sardonic and weary Chartered Surveyor, who after thirty-five years is on his last day before retirement.

Production Manager: Malcolm Todd


Effies Burning

Effie Amanda Pearce

Dr Ruth Kovacs Lesley Flounders

Swan Song

Donald Craig Russell

Margaret Isi Dixon

Mimi Kristina Linnell


Stage Manager and Programme Design Rob Dixon

Set Design Craig Russell

Lighting Design Dom Gaskell

Sound Design Mentor Ritchie Sharpe

Sound Design, Poster Design and Make-up Arran Mackay

Props Jan Dizon

Costumes Roxana Ciurean

ASM and Box Office Jacky Tivers

Lighting Operator Savannah Dixon

Sound Operator Shayne Ekins

Prompt Sue Scrimshaw

Front of House Manager Caroline Todd

Photography Paul Burrows