Exeter Drama Company

Twelfth Night

Directed by Alice Purcell & Ian Guy

Was performed 6th - 10th December 2016

Separated from her twin brother Sebastian in a shipwreck, Viola disguises herself as a boy, calls herself Cesario, and becomes a servant to the Duke Orsino.

Twelfth Night - Viola and Orsino
Twelfth Night - Sir Toby Belch and Singers

He sends her to woo the Countess Olivia on his behalf, but the Countess falls in love with Cesario.

Twelfth Night -  Malvolio

Meanwhile Olivia’s uncle, Sir Toby Belch, gets drunk with his friend Sir Andrew Aguecheek and they play a trick on Malvolio, Olivia’s steward.

Eventually Sebastian turns up and after a bit of confusion, chaos and comedy all is restored.

Twelfth Night - Maria, Olivia and Malvolio
Twelfth Night - Sir Andrew Agucheek, Maria, Sir Toby Belch, Feste, and Fabiano

Set against a 1920’s gangster background and pulsating with the sounds of the era we, once again, put our very own slant on the Bard.

Twelfth Night - Antonio, Sebastian and Second Officer
Twelfth Night - Olivia, Sebastian, Sir Toby Belch and Sir Andrew Agucheek
Orsino, Duke of Illyria Alex Pierre-Traves
Curio, gentleman attending on Duke Orisino Jamie Rae
Valentine, gentleman attending on Duke Orsino Joe Shannon
Viola, sister of Sebastian Jenny Nash
A Sea Captain, a friend of Viola Brian Lawless
Sir Toby Belch, Uncle of Olivia Doug Thomson
Maria, Olivia's waiting woman Kaitlin Nixson
Sir Andrew Aguecheek, a friend to Sir Toby Danny Dowling
Olivia, a rich countess Freya Robinson
Feste, a clown in Olivia's house Ella James
Malvolio, steward to Olivia Dom Latarche
Antonio, able seaman, friend of Sebastian Jahgo Williams
Sebastian, brother of Viola Jonny Robinson
Fabiano, assistant steward to Olivia Jake Lee
First Officer Sarah Newell
Second Officer Stephen Sadler
Priest Brian Lawless
Chanteuse Clara Allende
Wreck Survivor Chloe Lamb
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