Mary Shelley
by Helen Edmundson
20th - 28th September 2013
~ Directed by Karen Janes ~

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Helen Edmundson's compelling play explores a crucial episode in the early life of Mary Shelley - her meeting and scandalous elopement aged sixteen with Percy Bysshe Shelley, and its consequences for her sisters, her stepmother and above all, her troubled father, the political philosopher William Godwin.

Cast
Holly ManserMary
Jo ManserFanny/Harriet
Lauren MaggsJane/Maid
Mark JamesGodwin
Christine McKinvenMrs.Godwin
Jordan MumfordShelley
Crew
Jo BurnhamStage Manager
Julia LeeProduction Secretary
Andy HowellLights
Tony MasonSound
Julia LeeProps
Shelagh MaughanWardrobe

Photos by Steve Beeston Photography
Review by Richard Henderson