Paul Kavanagh - (Librettist) and Ross Fiddes (Composer - Musical Director) and the Cathedral

There was a cast of 38 and an orchestra of 25.
Performances were in Christchurch Cathedral Newcastle
on 10, 11, 12, 17, 18 19 October 2002.

Cast includes:

Stephen Weller as Abelard.

The images of Stephen Weller (below) are from the wonderful
Cameron Mackintosh production of "Martin Guerre"

with Joanna Riding

Sue Carson as Heloise.
Lead vocalist and playing violin, guitar, mandolin etc for folk-rock outfits Sligo Maid, Reel Sligo, Love That Hat and is now with Kilkenny. She has also been active in musicals, theatre and opera performing leading roles for Opera Hunter, Freewheels Theatre in Education, and Hunter Valley Theatre Company.

Sue Carson - HELOISE

Charlie Kedmenec as Alberic.
Charlie Kedmenec was born and raised in country Victoria.
Charlie Kedmenec - Alberic

Susan Hart as Hirsinde.
Ms Hart has appeared as Carlotta in the Australian production of Phantom of the Opera, and extensively in opera, concert and oratoria for companies such as Opera Australia, Opera Hunter, Newcastle City Choir and Newcastle University Choir.

Susan Hart - Hirsinde

Anne Rzechowicz as Maria

Anne studied music at Newcastle Conservatorium of Music graduating with a B.Mus.Ed. in 1982.
She taught in local high schools for 10 years before deciding to take the plunge to become a professional musician and actor.

Anne Rzechowicz - Maria


Richard Thomas - Fulbert

Andrew Benson as Drogo
Andrew Benson - Drogo
The Production Team

Producer - Michael O'Sullivan

Director - Christiane O'Sullivan

Musical Director - Ross Fiddes (Composer) -

Designer - Melissa Hankinson.

Copyright in this stage work is held by
Paul Kavanagh & Ross Fiddes (lyrics, music & book)
Matthew Lazarus-Hall (staging).
Any performance or reproduction by any means of the material or any
part of it is prohibited without permission of the copyright owners.