Theatre Society performs ‘Pygmalion’

09 Nov 2022

The Campion Theatre Society paused study for a night to put on a performance of George Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion.

The student performance played to a full house at the St Anthony of Padua church hall in Toongabbie on Sunday 6 November.

The all-student cast and crew put the one-night show together, starring first-year Niamh Horsfall as Cockney flower girl Eliza Doolittle and third-year Simeon Casey as phonetics professor Henry Higgins.

Outgoing CTS president and director Abbey Pereira took to the stage following the performance to give a last thanks to the audience for attending and to the cast and crew for putting on a great show.

The rest of the cast list was as follows:

  • Joseph Nunes as Colonel Pickering
  • Kateri Rosengren as Mrs Higgins [also executive co-producer]
  • Josh Wright as Mr Doolittle
  • Ambrose Doodeman as Mr Pearce
  • Patrick Brandt as the Hungarian
  • Eliza Tome as Miss Hill
  • Hannah Portelli as Mrs Hill
  • Imogen Van Rensburg as Duchess
  • Michael Gresser as Freddy Hill [also an executive co-producer]
  • Abigail Pereira as the Parlour Maid, Dorothy, and Isabel of the Sun [also play Director]
  • Joseph Brown as Sarcastic Bystander and Important Son [also executive co-producer]
  • Nicholas Brennan as Bystander and Importand Couple [also executive co-producer]
  • Kate Harrison as Important Couple [also executive co-producer]
  • Backstage crew: Molly McDonald (Head), Hannah Tyson, Anita Donaldson, Anita Kent, and Sam Anderson.