1924 - 1925

The Yeomen of the Guard

Based on the French play Don César de Bazan, The Yeomen of the Guard is the story of a blindfolded young woman who is married to a man condemnded to die, but who conveniently does not succumb to this fate.


Seargeant Meryll (of the Yeomen of the Guard)

First Citizen

Phoebe Meryll (Sergeant Meryll's Daughter)

Leonard Meryll (his Son)

Kate (her Niece)

Chorus of Yeomen of the Guard, Gentlemen, Citizens, etc.

Sir Richard Cholmondeley (Lieutenant of the Tower)

First Yeoman

Second Citizen

Jack Point (a Strolling Jester)

Second Yeoman

Wilfred Shadbolt (Head Jailer and Assistant Tormentor)

Colonel Fairfax (under sentence of death)

Elsie Maynard (a Strolling Singer)

The Headsman

Dame Carruthers (Housekeeper to the Tower)


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