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The Pilgrimage

Performed: 19th & 22nd April 2008


Originally commissioned by the National Theatre Connections as part of its annual support for new and original writing for young people, The Pilgrimage is a funny, original and powerful fable about friends and enemies, families and foes. Set in a fictitious country two tribes, the shepherds and the goatherds, live in mutual animosity and fear. Only a miracle can break the cycle of hatred and revenge...

Cast & Crew

Written by Paul Goetzee

Directed by: Robert Garrett & Ben Healey

Choreography: Jez Gregg

Full cast list (in alphabetical order):

Tawny Castle

Dario Coates

Susi Colclough

Ellie Dyson

Becky Ellis

Rachel Griffiths

Sam Harlow

Sam Heron

James Huson

Rowan Mataran

Isaac Rose

Claire Saltiel

Jessica Stanley

Mendel, daughter of Clove and Gregor

Brag, brother to Gregor

Lena, wife of Butt

Sylvia the treewoman, Chorus

Clove, wife of Gregor

Virgin of the Shepherds, Chorus

Gregor, a shepherd

Butt, son of Clove and Grego

Granpa Grimm, Gregor's Father

Mermer, Clove's Mother

Josef, a Goatherd

Virgin of the Goatherds, Chorus

Chaff, daughter of Clove and Gregor


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