Billy the Kid

Michael Morpurgo
Unicorn Theatre
Directed by Tony Graham

Sam Donovan chats about playing eight different characters in the stage version of Billy the Kid and jumping from playing in the past to the present.

Production duration: 6 min 7 sec

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Cast & creative team


  • Billy
    Dudley Sutton
  • Sam
    Sam Donovan


  • Michael Morpurgo
  • Tony Graham
    Director and Adaptor
  • Adam Wiltshire
  • John Avery
    Music and Sound Composer
  • Phil Clarke
    Production Manager and Lighting Designer
  • Mia Theil Have
    Movement Director
  • Mark Jones
    Wardrobe Supervisor
  • Keith Edgehill and Jeffrey Mitchell
    Senior Technicians
  • Shane Burke
  • Richard Pattison
    Company Stage Manager
  • Marie Maton
    Deputy Stage Manager
  • Peter Barnett
    Assistant Stage Manager