Previous Productions

Founded in 1981, the first production presented by Bawds, WOMEN BEWARE WOMEN,
was staged in 1982 at the Mumford Theatre in Cambridge. 

Cast and Production details for this first show are not available.
If anyone can provide the information, we would be most grateful.

Since then, the company has presented over seventy productions, all of which are listed below in chronological order.
Photographs from many of these productions can be found in the
Bawds Photograph Gallery
and on the
Biographies pages. 

Titles of the following plays are hyperlinks to full details of cast and production team
(on most of these pages you will also find this logo
 

which links to production photographs).

  1982  
WOMEN BEWARE WOMEN Mumford Theatre

Directed by David Bond

THE ROVER Mumford Theatre

Directed by Eric Smith

LOVE AND HATE ANTHOLOGY Carpenter Hall Directed by Jackie Hilary
  1983  

WILD OATS

ADC Theatre Directed by Mervyn Capel

COMUS

Christ's College Directed by Mick Moore
  1984  
TRELAWNY OF THE WELLS Christ's College Directed by Peter Norwood
ALL MY SONS Christ's College Directed by Lyn Chatterton
  1985  
THE LEARNED LADIES Christ's College Directed by Frances Huxley
THE NUN WHO LEFT HER ABBEY Ely Cathedral Directed by Mick Moore
THE LARK Mumford Theatre Directed by Peter Norwood
  1986  
THE SCHOOL FOR SCANDAL Peterhouse Directed by Lyn Chatterton
  1987  
TERRA NOVA Christ's College Directed by Colin Lawrence
THE DEEP BLUE SEA ADC Theatre Directed by Paul Shepherd
THE MERCHANT OF VENICE Robinson Theatre Directed by Dione Willoughby
  1988  
THE TAMING OF THE SHREW Harvey Ct Gardens Directed by Lyn Chatterton
A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE Robinson Theatre Directed by Jeremy Webb
  1989  
THE DOUBLE DEALER Howard Building Directed by John Pople
OTHELLO Harvey Ct Gardens Directed by Lyn Chatterton
EQUUS Robinson Theatre Directed by Ray Raikes
  1990ADC Theatre  
THE SEA ADC Theatre Directed by Richard Peoples
TWELFTH NIGHT St Edmund's College Directed by Jeremy Webb
TOM JONES Robinson Theatre Directed by Dione Willoughby
  1991  
AS YOU LIKE IT St Edmund's College Directed by Ann Buckingham
CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD Robinson Theatre Directed by Jeremy Webb
  1992  
THE CHERRY ORCHARD Robinson Theatre Directed by Ray Raikes
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM St Edmund's College Directed by Lyn Chatterton
ANNE OF THE THOUSAND DAYS Robinson Theatre Directed by Colin Lawrence
  1993  
SHE STOOPS TO CONQUER Robinson Theatre Directed by Ann Buckingham
MACBETH St Edmund's College Directed by Hilary Sage
THE REVENGER'S TRAGEDY Robinson Theatre Directed by Richard Brown
  1994  
THE CRUCIBLE Mumford Theatre Directed by Colin Lawrence
MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING St Edmund's Colledge Directed by Lyn Chatterton
  1995  
HAY FEVER Mumford Theatre Directed by David Morris
THE WINTER'S TALE St Edmund's College Directed by Ray Raikes
PERFORMING DOGS Theatre Museum Directed by David Morris
THE MADNESS OF GEORGE III Robinson Theatre Directed by Colin Lawrence
  1996  
DIRTY LINEN & NEWFOUNDLAND Carpenter Hall Directed by John Morrison
THE TAMING OF THE SHREW St Edmund's College Directed by David Morris
  1997  
THE MISANTHROPE Robinson Theatre Directed by John Morrison
  1998  
SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER Drama Centre Directed by Colin Lawrence
THE MANY FACES OF SHAKESPEARE St Edmund's College Directed by Ann Buckingham and David Morris
LUCKY SODS Drama Centre Directed by Ron Meadows
  1999  
LES LIAISONS DANGEREUSES Drama Centre Directed by Colin Lawrence
A MAN FOR ALL SEASONS ADC Theatre Directed by Colin Lawrence
A CHRISTMAS CAROL ADC Theatre Directed by Colin Lawrence
  2000  
84 CHARING CROSS ROAD Drama Centre Directed by Brenda Cottis
AN IDEAL HUSBAND ADC Theatre Directed by Colin Lawrence
THE GHOST TRAIN ADC Theatre Directed by Ron Meadows & Hilary Newby
  2001  
THE ELEPHANT MAN ADC Theatre Directed by Nick Warburton
KATHERINE HOWARD ADC Theatre Directed by Colin Lawrence
THE SECRET GARDEN ADC Theatre Directed by Brenda Cottis
  2002  
TIME OF MY LIFE ADC Theatre Directed by Nick Warburton
THE WINSLOW BOY ADC Theatre Directed by Sally Marsh
TREASURE ISLAND ADC Theatre Directed by Colin Lawrence
  2003  
NORTH OF BOSTON Michaelhouse Directed by Nick Warburton
JANE EYRE ADC Theatre Directed by Colin Lawrence
THE MOONSTONE ADC Theatre Directed by Ron Meadows
  2004  
WHERE PEOPLE PERFORM Mumford Theatre Directed by Nick Warburton
THE HAPPIEST DAYS OF YOUR LIFE ADC Theatre Directed by Colin Lawrence
NORMAL NESBITT & DICKENS' CHILDREN Michaelhouse Directed by Nick Warburton
THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST Drama Centre Directed by Sally Marsh  
THE TINDERBOX & OTHER STORIES ADC Theatre Directed by Paul Philpott, Pat Hamilton & Nick Warburton
  2005  
THE PLAY'S THE THING (Tsunami Appeal Evening) The Playroom Produced by Nick Warburton & Richard Brown
LANDSCAPE Mumford Theatre Directed by Richard Peoples 
NEVER THE SINNER ADC Theatre Directed by Suzanne Jones 
JOKING APART ADC Theatre Directed by Nick Warburton
THE MAN IN THE IRON MASK ADC Theatre Directed by Colin Lawrence
  2006  
FROM ME TO YOU (Oxfam Appeal Evening) The Round Church Produced by Nick Warburton & Richard Brown
A LITTLE BRIEF AUTHORITY Mumford Theatre Directed by Nick Warburton
THE DEEP BLUE SEA ADC Theatre Directed by Brenda Cottis
AND A NIGHTINGALE SANG ADC Theatre Directed by Colin Lawrence
DOCTOR FAUSTUS The Round Church Directed by Nick Warburton
LITTLE WOMEN ADC Theatre Directed by Lyn Chatterton
  2007  
PYGMALION ADC Theatre Directed by Suzanne Jones
A MURDER IS ANNOUNCED ADC Theatre Directed by Lyn Chatterton
DAVID COPPERFIELD ADC Theatre Directed by Colin Lawrence
  2008  
A PLAY IN A DAY (MIND Appeal Evening) The Playroom Directed by Nick Warburton
VALENTINE'S NIGHT Mumford Theatre Directed by Colin Lawrence
CELEBRATION & MONOLOGUE The Playroom Directed by Richard Peoples
DICK BARTON - SPECIAL AGENT The Playroom Directed by Colin Lawrence
REBECCA ADC Theatre Directed by Lyn Chatterton
  2009  
THE LADY IN THE VAN ADC Theatre Directed by Richard Peoples
DISPATCHES FROM HELL Mumford Theatre Directed by Colin Lawrence
THE CONSTANT WIFE ADC Theatre Directed by Lyn Chatterton
THREE MEN IN A BOAT ADC Theatre Directed by Colin Lawrence
  2010  
THE WOMAN IN WHITE ADC Theatre Directed by Brenda Cottis
ABORTIVE Mumford Theatre Directed by Richard Peoples
UNDER MILK WOOD ADC Theatre Directed by Nick Warburton
AMY WONDERFUL AMY Larkum Studio Directed by Colin Lawrence
THE BORROWERS ADC Theatre Directed by Gloria Milne
  2011  
INCIDENT AT BOULONVILLIERS Mumford Theatre Directed by Colin Lawrence
ABSENT FRIENDS ADC Theatre Directed by Nick Warburton
THE CHERRY ORCHARD ADC Theatre Directed by Brenda Cottis
NICHOLAS NICKLEBY ADC Theatre Directed by Colin Lawrence
  2012  
FALSTAFF'S FOLLY Mumford Theatre Directed by Richard Peroni
TERRA NOVA ADC Theatre Directed by Colin Lawrence
BLITHE SPIRIT ADC Theatre Directed by Sally Marsh
TWELFTH NIGHT ADC Theatre Directed by Clive Young
  2013  
THE LAST YANKEE The Playroom Directed by Brenda Cottis
WYRD SISTERS ADC Theatre Directed by Barry Brown
CALENDAR GIRLS ADC Theatre Directed by Ron Meadows
THE OLD CURIOSITY SHOP (100th Production) ADC Theatre Directed by Colin Lawrence
  2014  
THE LAST TOSS OF THE COIN Mumford Theatre Directed by Sean Baker
BAREFOOT IN THE PARK ADC Theatre Directed by Sally Marsh
PLAYHOUSE CREATURES ADC Theatre Directed by Chris Hudson
THE SCHOOL FOR SCANDAL ADC Theatre Directed by Paul Philpott
  2015  
THE AUTHENTIC LIFE OF BILLY THE KID The Playroom Directed by Nick Warburton
IS THIS SEAT TAKEN? Mumford Theatre Directed by Sean Baker
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM ADC Theatre Directed by Nick Warburton
WHEN WE ARE MARRIED ADC Theatre Directed by Colin Lawrence
MASKERADE ADC Theatre Directed by Barry Brown
  2016  
CROSSWORD Sawston Directed by Sean Baker
ONE NIGHT IN NOVEMBER ADC Theatre Directed by Colin Lawrence
ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS ADC Theatre Directed by Sean Baker
CRANFORD AT CHRISTMAS ADC Theatre Directed by Gloria Milne
  2017
WAITING FOR LEFTY The Junction Directed by Nick Warburton
ANYONE CAN DANCE Sawston Directed by Richard McNally
THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO ADC Theatre Directed by Colin Lawrence

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