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Folk Plays - Winter 2005/2006 - Farnborough Mummers

Roger Twitchin


Farnborough Mummers at The Weald and Downland Open-air Museum, Singleton, West Sussex, England on 29th December 2005

Farnborough Mummers, King George tries to trip The Doctor
King George tries to trip The Doctor
Farnborough Mummers, Back row (left to right) Doctor, Johnny Jack, Turkish Knight, Beelzebub, Bold Slasher, King George, Dragon, Collector. Front row: Father Christmas, Musician and King George's two helpers
Back row (left to right) Doctor, Johnny Jack, Turkish Knight, Beelzebub, Bold Slasher, King George, Dragon, Collector. Front row: Father Christmas, Musician and King George's two helpers

While the play is not a specific 'traditional' play it is concocted of various north Hampshire plays, particularly North Waltham and has been performed by Farnborough for over thirty years.


The recommended URL for this web page is www.folkplay.info/Gallery/Farnborough2005.htm