The Dresser

Year: 1997

Start Date: 16-02-1987

End Date: 21-02-1987

Production Company: A 61 Theatre Company



Author: Ronald Harwood

Director: Roger Bingham



Melvyn Hayes - Norman

Shelagh Stuttle - Her Ladyship

Ann Musselwhite - Madge

Richard Colson - Sir

Jane Male - Irene

Geoffrey Andrews - Geoffrey Thornton

Derek Kelsey - Mr Oxenby

Players in King Lear

Roger Bingham - Kent

Glyn Dilley - Gloucester

Philip Redvers - Knight/ Albany

Russell Irwin - Knight/ Gentleman


Russ Barson - Designer

Andy Bulleyment - Lighting Designer

Bob Hazelwood - Company and Stage Manager

Peter Sargeant - Production Manager

Russell Irwin - Deputy Stage Manager

Philip Redvers - Assistant Stage Manager

Della Rebors - Costumes

Peter Spanner - Carpenter





Recurring Cast:

Melvyn Hayes Richard Colson

Background to Production:

The Dresser is a 1980 West End and Broadway play by Ronald Harwood, which tells the story of an aging actor's personal assistant, who struggles to keep his charge's life together.

It was first produced in the West End by Michael Codron.