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The Dame of Sark

The Dame of Sark
Written by William Douglas Home
Directed by Mavis Dunphy
13 – 18 March 1978

Based on the Dame of Sark’s autobiography, the play follows the course of events on this Channel Island during the German occupation of 1940-45. It is a story of developing relationships and of the realization that war is an evil that falls hard on friend and enemy alike…


Bob Hathaway – Alex Baird
Sibyl Hathaway – Betty Willard
Cecile – Eileen Hullett
Major Lanz – Ted Howard
Dr Braun – John Seveall
Col. Von Schmettau – John Wharton
Wilhelm Muller – Martin Naylor
Col. Graham – Harry Dunphy
Jim Robinson – David Hullett
Mrs Bishop – Pauline Fielder
Mr Bishop – Stephen Parker
The Cowman – Graham Bloomfield


Set Design and Stage Manager – Eric Crichton
Assistant Stage Manager – Audrey Christianson
Properties – Hilary Medhurst, Molly Watts, Molly Pritchard
Lighting – Paul Davis
Sound – Andy Howe
Wardrobe – Joan Roberts
Set Construction – Guild Workshop