Cambridge's leading amateur theatre production company

Established 1981

Martin Woodruff

Martin's first appearance for Bawds was in 1987 in TERRA NOVA (Roald Amundsen). Subsequent plays for Bawds include THE MERCHANT OF VENICE (Bassanio), THE CRUCIBLE (John Proctor) , ANNE OF THE THOUSAND DAYS ( Henry VIII ), A MAN FOR ALL SEASONS (Thomas Cromwell), KATHERINE HOWARD ( Henry VIII - again!), THE WINSLOW BOY (Sir Robert Morton) JANE EYRE (Edward Rochester), NORTH OF BOSTON (Voice Six), DICKENS' CHILDREN ('The Champion'), DOCTOR FAUSTUS (Faustus), UNDER MILK WOOD (Mr Mog Edwards & others), TERRA NOVA - 2012 (Captain Robert Falcon Scott) and TWELFTH NIGHT (Malvolio).

Productions for other companies include DRACULA (Count Dracula), BLOOD RELATIONS (Harry Wingate), THE ACCRINGTON PALS (CSM Rivers), THE PRICE (Walter Franz), HABEAS CORPUS (Canon Throbbing), QUARTERMAINE'S TERMS (St John Quartermaine), BEDROOM FARCE (Nick), CALIFORNIA SUITE (William Warren), THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST (Algernon Montcrieff), MURDER IN THE CATHEDRAL (St Thomas A Becket), TWELVE ANGRY MEN (Juror No. 8), BROKEN GLASS (Philip Gellburg) THE HOLLOW CROWN, THE MAN BORN O BE KING (Judas), SOMEONE WHO'LL WATCH OVER ME (Edward), SPARK IN JUDEA (Pontius Pilate) the Rattigan Double Bill THE BROWNING VERSION (Andrew Crocker-Harris) & HARLEQUINADE (Arthur Gosport), MACBETH (pictured above as Macbeth) and THE TEMPEST (Prospero).


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