Princess Ascending – 2002

Princess Ascending by Norman Holland

Wednesday 23rd to Saturday 26th October 2002

Arc Theatre, Trowbridge

Spanning the years 1553-1558 the story, which plots the dramatic course to the throne of Elizabeth I, unfolds through Elizabeth’s darkest years. Written as “A salute to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on the Occasion of Her Silver Jubilee”, The Trowbridge Players are proud to present Princess Ascending in this, the year of the Queen’s Golden Jubilee.

Directed by
Tony Giddings

Emma, Lady in Waiting to Princess Elizabeth

Rose, Lady in Waiting to Princess Elizabeth

Margaret, Lady in Waiting to Princess Elizabeth

Nell, Lady in Waiting to Princess Elizabeth

Lady Jane Grey

Queen Mary

Kate Ashley

Princess Elizabeth

Jane The Fool

Lady Alicia Mordaunt, Lady in Waiting to Queen Mary

Zuleika Daniels, a Gypsy

Lady Harriet Scrope, Lady in Waiting to Queen Mary

Lyn Taylor


Alison Mills


Nadine Comba


Becky Curtis


Miriam Havergal

Angela Giddings

Stella Greaves

Angela Watson

Virginia Havergal

Mary Saunders


Sylvia Seaman

Ann Andrews