Moll Flanders (1986)

Mile End Road
10 Jul - 9 Aug 1986
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The fortunes and misfortunes of the famous Moll Flanders, who was born in Newgate Jail, was twelve years a whore, five times a wife (whereof once to her own brother), twelve years a thief, eight years a transported felon and at last grew rich, lived honest and died a penitent.

She should be so lucky.

Songs, sex and slander by the authors of ‘Robinson Crusoe’ and ‘Trafford Tanzi’.    

Production photos

Cast List

  • Edward Clayton Henry/ Mr Biggins
  • Nicky Croydon Moll Flanders
  • Alexandra Denman Elizabeth Wright
  • Josie Lawrence Corrinder
  • Isabelle Lucas Mother Midnight

Creative Team

  • Chris Bond Director
  • Graham Pike Musical Director
  • Ellen Cairns Designer
  • Arne Music
  • Handel Music

Programme and Marketing

Reviews

Interviews

Chris Bond was Artistic Director of Half Moon Theatre on the Mile End Road from 1985-88. He talks about Moll Flanders and how the production was a greater challenge than he had anticipated. Interviewed by Rosie Vincent.

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