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Blue Stockings

The Crescent Youth Theatre presents

Blue Stockings

by Jessica Swale

15 - 18 Mar in the Studio @ 2:15pm & 7:15pm

Anticipated running time: 2 hours
Please note this is an estimated running time and may be subject to change

Set in 1896, 'Blue Stockings' charts the formidable and often harrowing struggles of a small group of women at Girton College, Cambridge, the first college in Britain to admit women.

Tickets: £11 | £10 Concessions

Schools & Groups Ticket Offer: Tuesday - Thursday £5 | Friday & Saturday £8

To book School/Group tickets please telephone the Box Office on 0121 643 5858, between 10am - 7pm, Monday - Saturday.

The Girton Girls study unremittingly, easily matching the academic achievements of their male peers. Their greater battle, however, as they fight to win the right to graduate, is combating the overwhelming, almost universal prejudice against the education of women.


Jessica Shannon - Tess
Jessica Williams - Celia
Neve Ricketts - Carolyn
Charlotte Upton - Maeve
Laurenc Kurbiba - Ralph
Charlie McCollon-Cartwright - Lloyd
George Stephenson - Holmes
Julian Southall - Edwards
Jack Purcell-Burrows - Will
Colette Nooney - Miss Welsh
Jordan Bird - Dr Maudsley
Jacob Williams - Mr Banks
Holly Mourbey - Miss Blake
Jake Roberts - Prof. Collins
Craig Keogh - Prof. Anderson
Kieran Fisher - Prof. Radleigh
Laila Abbuq - Minnie
James Stevens - Mr Peck
Jessica Potter - Miss Bott
Tate Wellings - Billy
Laura Durham - Librarian
Sophia Deans - Lady
Chorus & Additional Roles - Played By Members Of The Cast


Director - James David Knapp
Assistant Directors - Jordan Bird & Elle Wilkinson
Set Design - Keith Harris
Costume Design - Stewart Snape
Lighting Design - Chris Briggs
Sound Design - Ray Duddin
Props - Andrew Lowrie
Production Assistant - Ben Pountney
Stage Manager - Tim Francis
Set Team - Keith Harris, Philip Parsons, Judy O'Dowd, Sue Haynes & Michaela Butler
Lighting Assistant - Chris Potter
Original Sound - James David Knapp
CYT Assistant - Vincent Fox

Production by arrangement with Nick Hern Books

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