Mother Courage and her Children
RSC. Costumes by Lindy Hemming
Cast & Crew
|Catholic Sergeant||Martin Milman|
|Man with Patch||Christopher Wright|
|Mother Courage||Judi Dench|
|Old Colonel||John Cater|
|Peasant Girl||Tilda Swinton|
|Recruiting Officer||Geoffrey Beevers|
|Recruiting Sergeant||Paul Greenwood|
|Soldier with Cannon||Graham Sinclair|
|Swedish Commander||Joseph O’Conor|
|Swiss Cheese||Bruce Alexander|
|The Cook||Trevor Peacock|
This play was first performed in 1941. Mother Courage’s business is war. She trades in brandy, boots and belts, endlessly dragging her children across Europe whilst attempting to protect them from the war’s devastating effects.
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