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DARK WOODS BEYOND

Autumn 2005

WRITTEN BY CHRISTOPHER WILLIAM HILL

DIRECTED BY RORY WILTON

DESIGNED BY RORY WILTON

MUSIC BY DOMINIC SEWELL

 

PERFORMERS:

TORI CANNELL

LIANE JOSE

EMMA SPURGIN HUSSEY

 

Photos by Steve Tanner/CAM, Picastro and David Hunter

Plymouth Evening Herald: 'Bloody good show from Bedlam'

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AXE FOR THE FROZEN SEA

Autumn 2003

WRITTEN BY EMMA SPURGIN HUSSEY

DIRECTED BY CHRISTOPHER WILLIAM HILL

DESIGNED BY CORDELIA CHISHOLM

MUSIC BY DOMINIC SEWELL

 

PERFORMERS:

ANDREW CRABB

EMMA SPURGIN HUSSEY

RORY WILTON

 

Photos by David Hunter

West Briton: 'A slick, complex and intelligent piece of theatre'

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AXE FOR THE FROZEN  SEA

Spring 2002

WRITTEN BY EMMA SPURGIN HUSSEY

DIRECTED BY CHRISTOPHER WILLIAM HILL

DESIGNED BY RORY WILTON

MUSIC BY DOMINIC SEWELL

 

PERFORMERS:

TJ HOLMES

EMMA SPURGIN HUSSEY

RORY WILTON

 

Photos by Eric Berry

West Briton: 'An exhilarating piece of quality theatre'

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Spring 2001

WRITTEN BY CHRISTOPHER WILLIAM HILL
DIRECTED BY ROSIE HUGHES


PERFORMERS :

TJ HOLMES

LOUISA PIKE

EMMA SPURGIN HUSSEY

RORY WILTON


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The Western Morning News: 'First rate. As believable as it is bloodthirsty'

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Spring 2000

WRITTEN BY RORY WILTON

& EMMA SPURGIN HUSSEY

DIRECTED BY

EMMA SPURGIN HUSSEY

& RORY WILTON

PERFORMERS:

THE PEOPLE OF BRIXHAM, PAIGNTON AND TORQUAY

 

Photos by Rory Wilton

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Spring 2000

WRITTEN BY CHRISTOPHER WILLIAM HILL
DIRECTED BY TESSA WALKER

DESIGNED BY CHARLOTTE CRIDLAN


PERFORMERS :

ANNA CAMIN

MILES GALLANT

EMMA SPURGIN HUSSEY

RORY WILTON


Photos by Eric Berry

The West Briton: 'BRILLIANT'

 

 

THE GOVERNOR OF SOMBRERO ROCK

Spring 1999
WRITTEN BY EMMA SPURGIN HUSSEY

& RORY WILTON
DIRECTED BY CHRISTOPHER WILLIAM HILL
 

PERFORMERS :

REBECCA ADLARD

MILES GALLANT

EMMA SPURGIN HUSSEY

RORY WILTON
 

Photos by Eric Berry

The Cornishman: 'Nautical, music-hall style romp is potent stuff!'

 

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ONE AND ALL

Spring 1998
WRITTEN BY EMMA SPURGIN HUSSEY
DIRECTED BY BECCA KAYE & DONNA GODDARD
 

PERFORMERS:

REBECCA ADLARD

CHRISTOPHER WILLIAM HILL

EMMA SPURGIN HUSSEY

RORY WILTON


Photos by Eric Berry

The Stage: ‘Funny, witty and delightful!’

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TIN

Spring 1997
WRITTEN BY RORY WILTON
DIRECTED BY EMMA SPURGIN HUSSEY


PERFORMERS:

CHRISTABEL MUIR

EMMA SPURGIN HUSSEY

RORY WILTON


Photos by Eric Berry

The Cornish Guardian: ‘Bedlam’s best production!’

 

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CHERRY OF ZENNOR

Autumn 1996
DEVISED BY MATTHEW SMITH & THE COMPANY
DIRECTED BY MATTHEW SMITH


PERFORMERS:

REBECCA ADLARD

NEIL NOELLE

EMMA SPURGIN HUSSEY

RORY WILTON


Photos by Eric Berry and Sam Wilton

The Cornishman: ‘Excellent!’

 

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DUFFY AND THE DEVIL

Winter 1995 / Spring 1996
DEVISED BY THE COMPANY
DIRECTED BY MATTHEW SMITH


PERFORMERS:

MALI HILL

EMMA SPURGIN HUSSEY

RORY WILTON

TOBY YARWOOD


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Cornish Times: ’The company had a lot to live up to, and live up to it they did! Very funny!’

 

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PUNCH 'N' JUDY'S CHANGELING 2

Summer 1995
DEVISED BY THE COMPANY
DIRECTED BY MATTHEW SMITH


PERFORMERS:

KATE SPENCELEY

EMMA SPURGIN HUSSEY

RORY WILTON


Photos by Eric Berry

West Briton: ‘Bedlam’s best show yet!’

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SMUGGLER'S MOON

Winter 1994 / Spring 1995
DEVISED BY THE COMPANY
DIRECTED BY THE COMPANY


PERFORMERS:

EMMA SPURGIN HUSSEY

RORY WILTON


Photos by Eric Berry

Cornish Times: ‘Superb’

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PUNCH 'N' JUDY'S CHANGELING

Summer 1994
DEVISED BY THE COMPANY
DIRECTED BY THE COMPANY


PERFORMERS:

EMMA SPURGIN HUSSEY

JO TAGNEY

RORY WILTON
 

Photos by Naomi Wordley and Sam Wilton

What’s On Inside Cornwall: ‘Hectic, all hands to the pump!’

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PENGERSEK THE ENCHANTER

Winter 1993 / Spring 1994
DEVISED BY THE COMPANY
DIRECTED BY DEE EVANS


PERFORMERS:

SIMON EDWARDS

JO KESSELL

EMMA SPURGIN HUSSEY

RORY WILTON


Photos by Eric Berry

Cornish Guardian: ‘High quality, innovative theatre’

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THE GOOD DOG DEVIL

Summer 1993

DEVISED BY THE COMPANY
DIRECTED BY THE COMPANY


PERFORMERS:

JO KESSELL

EMMA SPURGIN HUSSEY

JO TAGNEY

RORY WILTON


Photo by Sam Wilton

Cornish Guardian: ‘Captivating show, a marvel of ingenuity!’

 

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TRYSTAN AND YSEULT

Winter 1992 / Spring 1993

DEVISED BY THE COMPANY
DIRECTED BY HILARY COLEMAN


PERFORMERS:

BEC APPLEBEE

SIMON HALL

ANITA KING

EMMA SPURGIN HUSSEY

JO TAGNEY

RORY WILTON

 
Photos by Eric Berry and Steve Tanner

Cornish Times: ‘A virtuoso display of talent’

 

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THE CORNISH GIANT

Winter 1991 / Spring 1992
DEVISED BY THE COMPANY
DIRECTED BY RICHARD LEA

 
PERFORMERS: 

ANITA KING

NICK RYALL

EMMA SPURGIN HUSSEY


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Cornish Times: ‘A full audience was bewitched by the sorcery of this imaginative legend’

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THE MERMAID

Winter 1990 / Spring 1991
DEVISED BY THE COMPANY
DIRECTED BY PETER FRANKHAM


PERFORMERS:

BEC APPLEBEE

WILL COLEMAN

JO KESSELL

JO TAGNEY


Photos by Eric Berry

Western Morning News: ‘As fine a piece of physical theatre as anyone could wish for’

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THE SNOW QUEEN

Winter 1989 / Spring 1990

DEVISED BY THE COMPANY
DIRECTED BY HILARY COLEMAN


PERFORMERS:

BEC APPLEBEE

WILL COLEMAN

JO KESSELL

ANITA KING

JO TAGNEY


Photos by Eric Berry

The Cornishman: ‘Children and adults were enthralled at the magic’

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LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD

Winter 1988 / Spring 1989
DEVISED BY THE COMPANY
DIRECTED BY JO TAGNEY

 
PERFORMERS:

BEC APPLEBEE

ALAN BURT

WILL COLEMAN

JO KESSELL

ALEX RIGBY

Cornish Guardian: ‘Bursting with energy and charm’

 

ORIGINAL BEDLAM

Circa 1987 / 1988

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