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A Mad World, My Masters archiveLondon, Soho... 1956. Where glamour rubs up against filth, and likes it; where the posh mix with musicians, whores and racketeers; where 'virginity is no city trade', and where a dashingly impecunious bachelor in need of quick cash and a good time has to live on his wits. Turning con-man to fool his rich uncle, he variously becomes a lord, a high class call girl, and - God forbid - a poor actor. But a beautiful Soho tart is also on the scam: a whore to some, a religious instructor to others, and a debutante in need of an eligible bachelor to yet more...


Charlie Archer (Master Whopping Prospect), Joe Bannister (Dick Follywit), Ellie Beaven (Mrs Littledick), Ishia Bennison (Mrs Kidman), Christopher Chilton (Constab le / Caretaker / Aquitaine / Pinchbottom), Ben Deery (Mr Littledick), Dennis Herdman (Penitent Brothel), Linda John Pierre (Jazz Singer), Pearl Mackie (Prostitute / Clothes Swap Girl), Lois Meleri-Jones (Prostitute), Lee Mengo (Oboe), Michael Moreland (Sponger), Nicholas Prasad (Master Muchly Minted), Sarah Quist (Waitress / Prostitute / Moka Owner), Ian Redford (Sir Bounteous Peersucker), Sarah Ridgeway (Truly Kidman), David Rubin (Spunky / Private Detective), Bertie Taylor-Smith (Waiter / Servant / Andrew Fondlewife), Jonny Weldon (Waiter / Servant)


Author: Thomas Middleton
Company(s): Royal Shakespeare Company, English Touring Theatre
Director(s): Sean Foley, Alison de Burgh (fight)
Other(s): Phil Porter (editor), Sean Foley (editor), Thomas Middletonn (additional dialogue)
Design: Alice Power
Lighting: James Farncombe
Sound(s): Ben Ringham, Max Ringham
Music(s): Ben Ringham, Max Ringham
Choreographer: Kate Prince

A Mad World, My Masters

A Mad World, My Masters (Play) production archive for QTIX code T135896609. Details of all A Mad World, My Masters archived productions can be found under the QTIX code: S01061817516

Archive Listings

29 Apr 15
9 May 15
Barbican Centre
West End, Greater London
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21 Apr 15
25 Apr 15
Arts Theatre
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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14 Apr 15
18 Apr 15
Darlington Hippodrome (formerly Civic Theatre)
Darlington, County Durham
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7 Apr 15
11 Apr 15
Theatre Royal
Bath, Bath & North East Somerset
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31 Mar 15
4 Apr 15
Hall for Cornwall
Truro, Cornwall
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24 Mar 15
28 Mar 15
Malvern Theatres
Malvern, Worcestershire
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10 Mar 15
14 Mar 15
Theatre Royal
Brighton, East Sussex
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3 Mar 15
7 Mar 15
Blackpool Grand Theatre
Blackpool, Lancashire
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26 Feb 15
28 Feb 15
Grand Theatre
Wolverhampton, West Midlands
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