Team

Adapted by the company from the picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler (Macmillan Children’s Books)

Current company

Witch
Rosamund Hine
Cat
Emma Crowley-Bennett
Dog/Frog
Jake Waring
Bird/Dragon
Alastair Chisholm
Understudy/Assistant Stage Manager
Peter Steele
Company Stage Manager
Osian Griffiths

Production

Director
Olivia Jacobs
Creative Producer
Toby Mitchell
Associate Director (current cast)
Sam Conway
Designer
Morgan Large
Lighting Designer
James Whiteside
Puppets
Yvonne Stone
Scenic Construction
KW Props
Music and Lyrics
Jon Fiber, Andy Shaw and Robin Price
Music Production
Jon Fiber and Andy Shaw for Shock Productions
Thanks to
Julia Donaldson MBE, Axel Scheffler and all at Macmillan Children’s Books; our initial devisers David Covey, Morag Cross, Fionnuala Dorrity, Caroline Garland, Felix Hayes, Alex Scott Fairley and Phil Yarrow; all at the Compass Theatre, Ickenham; all at the Old Town Hall, Hemel Hempstead; all at our tour venues and rehearsal rooms; the Tall Stories board members.

Previous team members

Witch
Morag Cross (original production), Sarah-Louise Young, Fiona Putnam, Yvette Clutterbuck, Amy Harris
Cat
Fionnuala Dorrity (original production), Karina Garnett, Lesley Cook, Yvette Clutterbuck, Emma MacLennan, Alexandra Harman, Catriona Mackenzie
Dog and Frog
Phil Yarrow (original production), Sam Donovan, David Garrud, Charlie Guest
Bird and Dragon
David Covey (original production), Scott Armstrong, Alex Scott Fairley, Alan Park, Sam Donovan, Dan Foxsmith, Luke McConnell, Darren Seed, Connor Bloom, Andrew Mudie