The Duchess:
a.k.a. Wallis Simpson

20 September - 6 October , 2012

By Linda Griffiths

Director Sarah Rodgers
Telus Studio Theatre
Theatre at UBC

— The Company


Georgia Beaty Queen, Lady Coelfax, Ruby (Burma)
Alen Dominguez Ernest Simpson, Espil, Bertie, Diamon (African)
Joel Garner* King, Wing Spencer, Chevy Jones, Archbishop
Emma Johnson Ribbentrop, Shoko, Courtier
Pippa Johnstone Wallis
Alexander Keurvorst Noel Coward
Kenton Klassen Edward
Matt Reznek Lord Falderal, Ciano, Hitler
Tracy Schut Debutante, Maki, Moghul Emerald (East India), Doctor
Courtney Shields Lady Elizabeth, Patti, Saphire (Russia)
Jin Kim Pianist
*On our October 6th performance, BFA Acting alumnus Mitch Hookey will step into the roles played by Joel Garner.

Creative Team

Sarah Rodgers Director
Yeon Kyeom (Jenny) Kim Stage Manager
Shelby Bushell Assistant Stage Manager (Props)
Jayda Paige Novak Assistant Stage Manager (Costume)
Marijka Asbeek-Brusse (Faculty Advisor)
Stage Management
Shelley Stewart Hunt Choreographer
Gayle Murphy Vocal Coach
Cathy Burnett Movement Coach
Adam Henderson Dialect Coach
Michael Bock Set Designer
Robert Gardiner (Faculty Advisor)
Set & Light Design & Stage Management
John Greenway Assistant Set Designer
Alia Stephen Lighting Designer
Cheng Yan Boon Assistant Lighting Designer
Lauren Stewart Assistant Lighting Designer
Clayton Brown Lighting Operator
Miriam Thom Costume Designer
Jacqueline Firkins (Faculty Advisor)
Costume Design
Kirsten McGhie Costume Department
Laura Fukumoto Assistant Costume Designer
Carrisa Sams Makeup Assistant
Tina Wang Makeup Assistant
Scott Zechner Sound Designer
Erica Leduc Assistant Sound Designer
Andrew Tugwell (Faculty Advisor)
Sound Design
Wenbo Zhao Sound Operator
Becky Fitzpatrick Stage Crew
Jenny Austine Stage Crew
William Dao Stage Crew
Kay Good Stage Crew
Tegan Klancnik Stage Crew
Nam Bae Dresser
Rachel Ho Dresser
Curtis Li Dresser
Jade Greaves Dresser
Kiara Lawson Props Head
Jerry Wasserman Department Head
Gerald John van der Woude Business Manager
Jay Henrickson Manager, Technical Production
Ian Patton Manager, Communication and Audience Services
Deb Pickman Manager, Marketing and Communications
Carol Lai Financial Clerk
Tony Koelwyn, Marijka Brusse Theatre at UBC Box Office
Gene Baedo Custodial Services
Linda Fenton Malloy Theatre at UBC & Production Website


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