A Play in 2 Acts
By Pam Gems



The world première of Stanley was at the National Theatre’s Cottesloe auditorium on 1st February 1996 and played in repertoire throughout the 1996 season.

It subsequently opened at the Circle in the Square theatre on Broadway on 20th February 1997 where it ran for a limited season until 27th April.

The play was produced by Gregory Mosher and Edgar Rosenblum in association with the National Theatre.



Creative Team

Director – John Caird
Designer – Tim Hatley
Lighting – Peter Mumford
Music – J.S.Bach arranged by Ilona Sekacz
Sound – Freya Edwards



Stanley – Antony Sher
Hilda – Deborah Findlay
Patricia – Anna Chancellor
Dorothy – Selina Cadell

Henry – Barton Tinapp
Gwen – Barbara Garrick
Augustus – Ken Kliban
Dudley – Peter Maloney
Elsie – Alison Larkin
Mrs Carline – Victoria Boothby

Brian – Jase Blankfort
Tim – Chad Aaron

Other parts played by members of the Company

Pianist/Keyboards – Andrew Lippa



Production Photographs

Brigitte Lacombe