A play within a play, as Aladdin and his friends (including Foo the dragon) take on the evil Abanazer and end up happily ever after - also enabling storyteller Sheherezade to survive.


Sheherazade/Genie of the Ring {storyteller and minor genie} (Lizzy Baker); Sultan/Abanazer {cruel ruler and wicked magician} (Ian Laurie); Widow Twankey {a poor washer woman} (Jane Weston); Aladdin {her older son, cheeky and romantic} (Tammy Hollands); Wishee Washee {her younger son, a layabout} (Becky Herbert); Asbo {policeman} (Brenda Woodward); Gatso {policeman} (Rob Burbidge); Genie of the Lamp (Simon Crutchley); Foo {Little dragon} (Tina Burbidge); Mandarin {Emperor of China} (Dave Burbidge); Satsuma {Empress of China} (Annie Haines); Afsaneh {Princess of China} (Catherine Knowles); Darius {Prince of China} (Michael Gresham); Con-Yu {a con artist} (Emily Baker); Flee-Siu {a con artist} (Sophie Dodson); Chee-Kee {romantic interest of Darius} (Sarah Finney); Ruby (Bernadette Young); Sapphire (Di Scott); Pearl (Penny Caird); Camel Sellers (Jenny Burbidge & Christine Gresham)

Chorus: Alex Knowles; Rachel White; Emily Green; Lucy Green; Ania Morricumb-Clarke; Kara Morcumb; Laura Morcumb; Tom Morcumb; Elliot Garraway; Tim Kay; Sophie Kay; Isaac Burbidge & Gideon Burbidge

Director: Tina Burbidge


WADAMS 2011 - Aladdin