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Cast & creative team

Characters

  • Joseph Surface
    Jeremy Brett
  • Lady Teazle
    Pauline Collins
  • Charles Surface
    Edward Fox
  • Sir Peter Teazle
    Bernard Lee
  • Sir Oliver Surface
    Arthur Lowe
  • Lady Sneerwell
    Bridget Armstrong
  • Moses
    Joe Melia
  • Crabtree
    Russell Hunter
  • Snake
    Colin Jeavons
  • Mrs Candour
    Constance Chapman
  • Sir Benjamin Backbite
    Andrew Robertson
  • Maria
    Susan Brodrick
  • Rowley
    John Rhys-Davies
  • Careless
    Richard Kane
  • Trip
    Graham Schofield
  • Sir Harry Bumper
    David Kincaid
  • Captain
    James Smith
  • Servant
    Tony Rohr
  • Butler
    George Claydon
  • Footman
    Willie Shearer

Team

  • Richard Brinsley Sheridan
    Writer
  • Joyce Mortlock
    Costume Designer
  • John Leach
    Composer
  • Joyce Mortlock
    Designer
  • Sam Barclay
    Lighting
  • Tony Abbott
    Designer
  • Cedric Messina
    Producer
  • Stuart Burge
    Director