Production Notes

This is a production of the play I Was Shakespeare’s Double (by John Downie and Penny Gold) by Royal Shakespeare Company, 14th June 1974 (press night), at The Other Place, Stratford-upon-Avon.


Anne Louise Jameson
Anne Hathaway Hilda Braid
Auctioneer Hilda Braid
Christopher Marlowe Albert Welling
David Garrick John Labanowski
Guide Hilda Braid
Harry Hornby Albert Welling
HCT Pilot Hilda Braid
Henry Ireland Albert Welling
James Boswell Terence Wilton
Laurence Olivier Albert Welling
Little Norman Hilda Braid
Mary Fitton Louise Jameson
Robert McNamara Terence Wilton
Stanley Dibble Mike Gwilym
William Shakespeare John Labanowski


Arranger Robin Weatherall
Designer Martyn Bainbridge
Director Howard Davies
Light Designer Brian Harris
Playwright John Downie