Plays Directory : Treasure Island

The information below is intended to give you a brief guide to the show and highlight some of the other The Mandy Network members who have also been involved in this show.

  • Author
    Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Overview
    Treasure Island is a nineteenth century novel by Robert Louis Stevenson that has been adapted for the stage countless times in many different ways. The focus of the story is young Jim Hawkins who comes across a map by chance which purports to show the position of buried treasure. Innocently Jim shows the map to Dr. Livesey and Squire Trelawney and together they naively gather a crew and set sail on The Hispaniola in search of the treasure. Unfortunately the crew they gather is full of reprobates and pirates including the infamous Long John Silver who bluffs his way on board with one purpose in mind - to gain the treasure for himself. Jim manages to uncover the planned mutiny but only just escapes from the menacing Silver - and with the help of Ben Gunn, who has been shipwrecked on a desert island lost in his own fantasies, Jim regains the treasure and Long John and Co get their just deserts. The madness of Ben Gunn - the threat of Blind Pew - the innocence of Jim Hawkins - the stupidity of Captain Smollett - all combine to make this adventure story extremely colourful and exciting to watch. And the menacing thud of Long John Silver's wooden leg permeates the story as Captain Flint, his parrot, soars like an albatross overhead.

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8 known characters

15 known roles


Connected mandy members:

Fintan Buckard
Fintan Buckard
Child Actor
2021, Gareth the sheep/ Sailor
Derby Theatre
Becky Barry
Becky Barry
Actor
2020, Darby McGraw
Kim Wright
Kim Wright
Actor
2020, Captain Smollett/Mother/Pew
The Hawth Theatre, Crawley
Kyle Flynn-Davies
Kyle Flynn-Davies
Costume Designer
2020, Costume Designer
Rose Theatre Kingston
Lara Harris
Lara Harris
Child Actor
2020, Tom
The Rose Theatre Kingston
Ivan Tutaj
Ivan Tutaj
Child Actor
2020, Pirate
NESCOT theatre, Epsom
Kyle Flynn-Davies
Kyle Flynn-Davies
Costume Designer
2020, Costume Designer
Jenna Rodway
Jenna Rodway
Actor
2020, Doctor Livesey
Poole Lighthouse
Carla Rodriguez
2020, Jim Hawkins
Christian Vaccaro
2020, Jim Hawkins
Brock Vickers
2020, Long John Silver
Fi Russell
Fi Russell
Set Designer
2020, Set Designer
The Athenaeum Plymouth
Joshua Ford
Joshua Ford
Actor
2019, Jim Hawkins
Wilf Walsworth
2019, Ben Gunn
Johnny Whiting
2019, Long John Silver, Ben Gunn, Billy Bones, Admiral Telwaney, Jim's Mother
Touring (Children's School Across the Country)
Kim Baker
Kim Baker
Actor
2019, Hands the Pirate/Mrs Hawkins/Flint the Parrot
Paul-D Stephenson
2019, Long John Silver
Various venues
Margot Navellou
2019, Long John Silver
London - Various
Katie Lawson
Katie Lawson
Actor
2019, Livvy
UK & Ireland Open Air
Robert Squire
2019, Betty Hawkins
Barnfield Theatre