Carrington Moss Mumming Play
Cast of Characters from A-Z

Here is the cast of characters featured in the Mumming Play and the latest casting.

Character

Description and dress

2016 cast

Fool

Colourful character - a Morris-type Fool

 

Bold Slasher

A Turkish Knight - turban and baggy trousers

 

Saint George

Knight Crusader - tin helmet, tunic with red cross

 

Dragon

[A lion in 1996]** but subsequently found

 

Phoebe

King of Egypt's daughter - typical drag act

 

King of Egypt

Traditional Arab outfit

 

Doctor

A quack doctor - heavy coat, bow tie, Gladstone bag

 

Johnny Jack

Man with family burden

 

Fat 'n Fine

A scruffy crippled beggar

 

Soldier Bold

Military uniform. Sometimes after a contemporary hero

 

Beelzebub

A devil figure - in red and black, carries club

 

**The dragon outfit went missing in 1996 and was replaced with a Lion (Brian) -the Thelwall hobby. The dragon outfit was found in time for the 1997 performances and has not gone AWOL since

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