The Countess

by Gregory Murphy

Performed November 2008
(November 11- 22, 2008)
at the Ron Maslin Playhouse
(10 performances: part of the regular season)

Directed by Gwen Knight


EFFIE Venetia Lawless
RUSKIN Geoff Gruson
MRS. RUSKIN Dorothy Beak
MR. RUSKIN Brooke Keneford
CRAWLEY Branden Lalonde


Assistant to the Director Sheryne Lalonde
Lisa Murray
Production Manager Anne Marie(Davies) Smith
Stage Manager Gwendy Tolley
Assistant Stage Manager Sheryne Lalonde
Lisa Murray
Stage Crew Bruce Knowles
Alex Truelove
Set Design Peter Jefferson
Set Construction Tony Francis
Peter Jefferson
Bruce Knowles
Steven Truelove
Bill Williams
Set Painter Tony Francis
Peter Jefferson
Bruce Knowles
Susan V. Phillips
Gerry Thompson
Alex Truelove
Bill Williams
Set Decor Susan V. Phillips
Lighting Design Steven Truelove
Lighting Assistant Jonny Geisler
Alex Truelove
Sound Design Robert Fairbairn
Continuity Barry Caiger
Jenefer Haynes
Rosemary Keneford
Properties Anne Marie(Davies) Smith
Lisa Murray
Shanna Rico
Furnishings Anne Marie(Davies) Smith
Peter Jefferson
Venetia Lawless
Susan V. Phillips
Costumes Jackie Frigon
Marilyn Valiquette
Seamstress Maxime Ball
Kathryn Clarke
Colette Fournier
Anne-Marie Frigon
Sam Halliday
Natalie Perrault
Heidi Roberts
Kayla VanderMolen
Dresser Birgit Geisler
Ursula Geisler
Sam Halliday
Marilyn Valiquette
Christine Walton
Ann Williams
Costume Consultant Eufron Williams
Make-up Kelly Fuoco
Make-Up Assistant Gill Levy
Fiona Rothwell
Heather Sperry
Hair Styling Carol Walkey
Green Room Manager Valerie Brennan
Nancy (Warner) Cormier
House Manager Nedra Nash
Wendy Wagner  
Director's note: In 1848, in Victorian England, three young artists, John Everett Millais, Dante Gabriel Rossetti and William Holman Hunt, challenged the guidelines or code that all artists had to follow if they wished their work to be shown at the Royal