Click here to skip to main content.
 
TitleCandide
AuthorVoltaire
Author TwoWheeler, Hugh (adapted by)
Author ThreeCaird, John (new version by)
VenueOlivier Theatre, National Theatre
Performance TypeFirst Production
CompanyNational Theatre; 1963-
Opening Night4/5/1999
Press Night4/13/1999
Closing Night1/25/2000
Performance Length3 hours, 15 minutes (including 20 minute interval)
Number of Performances101
Performer Roles
RecordNameRole
ROLE113300Beale; Simon Russell (12/01/1961-)Voltaire
ROLE113301Evans; DanielCandide
ROLE113302Kelly; AlexCunégonde
ROLE113303Day; SimonMaximilian
ROLE113304Renihan; ElizabethPaquette
ROLE113305Beale; Simon Russell (12/01/1961-)Pangloss
ROLE113307Sands; MyraBaroness
ROLE113308Henders; RichardCorporal
ROLE113309Burt; DavidCaptain
ROLE113310Rowe; CliveDrill Sergeant
ROLE113311Omambala; ChuThe Minister
ROLE113312Gregory; Ceri AnnThe Minister's Wife
ROLE113313Arneil; DavidJames, the Anabaptist
ROLE113314Henders; RichardFrench Ambassador
ROLE113315Wildman; MichaelViennese Ambassador
ROLE113316Cadette; ClaudiaCourtesan
ROLE113317Gregory; Ceri AnnCourtesan
ROLE113318Jourdan; GabrielleCourtesan
ROLE113319Lavender; SamanthaCourtesan
ROLE113320McDonald; LeighCourtesan
ROLE113321Sands; MyraCourtesan
ROLE113322Williams; JaxCourtesan
ROLE113323Burt; RobertDon Issacar
ROLE113324Hanson; AlexanderGrand Inquisitor
ROLE113325Wildman; MichaelSailor
ROLE113326Burt; DavidInquisitor
ROLE113327Millham; CharlesInquisitor
ROLE113328Day; SimonAgent
ROLE113329Wildman; MichaelAgent
ROLE113330Burt; RobertAgent
ROLE113331Klein; BeverleyThe Old Woman
ROLE113332Rowe; CliveCacambo
ROLE113333Burt; DavidThe Governor
ROLE113334Wildman; MichaelAdjutant
ROLE113335Cadette; ClaudiaGirl
ROLE113336Renihan; ElizabethGirl
ROLE113337Terera; GilzMonkey
ROLE113338Henders; RichardMonkey
ROLE113339Umbers; MarkKing of Eldorado
ROLE113340Williams; JaxQueen of Eldorado
ROLE113341Millham; CharlesSheep
ROLE113342Sands; MyraSheep
ROLE113343Terera; GilzSlave
ROLE113344Hanson; AlexanderVanderdendur
ROLE113346Henders; RichardCaptain
ROLE113347Burt; RobertStroke
ROLE113348Renihan; ElizabethWoman of Venice
ROLE113349Cadette; ClaudiaWoman of Venice
ROLE113350Gregory; Ceri AnnWoman of Venice
ROLE113351Jourdan; GabrielleWoman of Venice
ROLE113352Lavender; SamanthaWoman of Venice
ROLE113353McDonald; LeighWoman of Venice
ROLE113354Sands; MyraWoman of Venice
ROLE113355Williams; JaxWoman of Venice
ROLE113356Arneil; DavidChrales Edward
ROLE113357Burt; RobertTheodore of Corsica
ROLE113358Henders; RichardTzar Ivan
ROLE113359Omambala; ChuSultan Achmet
ROLE113360Millham; CharlesStanislaus
ROLE113361Umbers; MarkHermann Augustus
ROLE110509Dorrell; Mark WOrchestra Conductor
ROLE113362Edis; StevenAssistant Conductor / Keyboard
ROLE113363Langdon; SophieOrchestra Leader / Violin
ROLE113364O'Neill; CarolineViola
ROLE113365Bradshaw; MartinCello
ROLE113366Falvey; PollyBass
ROLE112717Panayi; AndyFlute / Clarinet
ROLE113367Woods; NickiOboe / Cor anglais
ROLE113368Saunders; PaulClarinets
ROLE113369Ashby; DuncanClarinet / Bass Clarinet / Flute
ROLE113370Ahmad; RosinaBassoon
ROLE113371Bentley; DavidHorn
ROLE112576Gant; BenjaminTrumpet / Flugelhorn
ROLE113372Higginbotham; JohnTrombone
ROLE113045Ormrod; NicholasPercussion
ROLE128654Quilley; Denis (1928-2003)Baron
ROLE128655Quilley; Denis (1928-2003)Martin
Creative Roles
RecordNameRole
ROLE113277Bernstein; Leonard (1918-1990)Music
ROLE108921Voltaire (1694 - 1778)Writer
ROLE113278Wheeler; HughAdaptor
ROLE113279Caird; JohnNew version by
ROLE113280Nunn; Sir; Trevor (1940-)New version by
ROLE113281Wilbur; RichardLyrics
ROLE113282Sondheim; Stephen (1930-)Additional Lyrics
ROLE113283Latouche; JohnAdditional Lyrics
ROLE113284Hellman; Lillian (1906-1984)Additional Lyrics
ROLE113285Parker; DorothyAdditional Lyrics
ROLE113286Bernstein; Leonard (1918-1990)Additional Lyrics
ROLE103889Caird; JohnDirector
ROLE103765Nunn; Sir; Trevor (1940-)Director
ROLE113287Napier; JohnDesigner
ROLE113288Napier; JohnCostume Designer
ROLE113289Napier; EliseAssistant Costume Designer
ROLE106246Pyant; PaulLighting Designer
ROLE110313Dorrell; Mark WMusic Director
ROLE113290Coughlin; BruceOrchestrations
ROLE106349Darling; PeterChoreographer
ROLE113291Edis; StevenAssociate Music Director
ROLE113292Page; LynneAssistant Choreographer
ROLE110073Ranson; MalcolmFight Director
ROLE108080Groothuis; PaulSound Designer
ROLE103663Rodenburg; PatsyCompany Voice Work
ROLE112523Wrentmore; StephenStaff Director
ROLE108134Gosney; AnnieProduction Manager
ROLE113293Jenkinson; SueAssistant to the Designer
ROLE112882Bain; AlanAssistant to the Designer
ROLE113294Norman; DerekAssistant to the Designer
ROLE113295Driscoll; JohnAssistant to the Lighting Designer
ROLE110078Richardson; TomDeputy Production Manager
ROLE108353Waterman; CarolineCostume Supervisor
ROLE113296Hall; NikkiAssistant to the Costume Supervisor
ROLE106622Chave; DuncanKeyboard Programming
ROLE108351Rae; ColinMusic Copyist
ROLE110327Leeman; KevinMusic Management
ROLE110328Harriss; MadelineMusic Management
ROLE113297Kenton; JohnMusic Management
ROLE113298Preece; DaneRehearsal Pianist
ROLE113299Wildman; MichaelDance Captain
ROLE110257Ashmore; CatherineProduction Photographer
Catalogue
Ref_NoTitleDateSeries
RNT/PP/2/3/206Candide13 April 1999Olivier Posters
RNT/PP/2/3/205Candide13 April 1999Olivier Posters
RNT/PR/4/1/668CandideDecember 1998 - September 2000Press Reviews
RNT/SO/2/2/68Candide27 April 1999Performance Videos
RNT/SO/2/1/68Candide27 April 1999Performance Videos
RNT/PP/5/358Candide1999Rehearsal Photographs
RNT/PP/1/3/220Candide13 April 1999Olivier Programmes
RNT/PR/3/514Candide1999Production Photographs
RNT/SM/1/437bCandide1999Prompt Scripts
RNT/PO/5/265Candide1999Set Photographs
RNT/CO/1/393Candide1999Costume Bibles
RNT/SM/2/4/130Candide2000Olivier show reports
    Powered by CalmView© 2008-2014