A Harlot's Progress

By Jonathan Myerson.

Comedy bringing to life the stories revealed - and concealed - in William Hogarth's famous sequence of engravings.

One day in 1732, an impoverished portraitist abandons his classical training and sets out to paint the wicked tale of a country girl's downfall on the streets of London.

It's a story which will lead him and his imaginary heroine, Moll Hackabout, to very different ends.

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20060206"By Jonathan Myerson.

Comedy bringing to life the stories revealed - and concealed - in William Hogarth's famous sequence of engravings. One day in 1732, an impoverished portraitist abandons his classical training and sets out to paint the wicked tale of a country girl's downfall on the streets of London. It's a story which will lead him and his imaginary heroine, Moll Hackabout, to very different ends.

1/5. Plate 1

Moll arrives in London.

William Hogarth....Will Keen

Jane Hogarth....Indira Varma

Moll Hackabout....Liz White

London Girl 1 /Susannah....Amelia Lowdell

London Girl 2 /Floss....Annabel Scholey

Mrs Needham....Rosemary Leech

Charteris /Keeper....Crawford Logan

Gourlay /Gonson....Gerard McDermott

Wagondriver/ Curate/ Francis/ Card Sharp....Stephen Critchlow

Giuseppe....Paul Reynolds

Solomon Nunes/ Sir James....Nickolas Grace

Bess....Amelda Brown

James/ Dr Rock....Ben Crowe

Client/ Joshua/ Dr Misaubin....Geoffrey Beevers

Director Jonquil Panting."

20060207"By Jonathan Myerson.

Comedy bringing to life the stories revealed - and concealed - in William Hogarth's famous sequence of engravings. One day in 1732, an impoverished portraitist abandons his classical training and sets out to paint the wicked tale of a country girl's downfall on the streets of London. It's a story which will lead him and his imaginary heroine, Moll Hackabout, to very different ends.

2/5. Plate 2. Moll the Harlot

The innocent country girl is now a City trader's courtesan.

William Hogarth....Will Keen

Jane Hogarth....Indira Varma

Moll Hackabout....Liz White

London Girl 1/ Susannah....Amelia Lowdell

London Girl 2/ Floss....Annabel Scholey

Mrs Needham....Rosemary Leech

Charteris/ Keeper....Crawford Logan

Gourlay/ Gonson....Gerard McDermott

Wagondriver/ Curate/ Francis/ Card Sharp....Stephen Critchlow

Giuseppe....Paul Reynolds

Solomon Nunes/ Sir James....Nickolas Grace

Bess....Amelda Brown

James/ Dr Rock....Ben Crowe

Client/ Joshua/ Dr Misaubin....Geoffrey Beevers

Director Jonquil Panting."

20060208"By Jonathan Myerson.

Comedy bringing to life the stories revealed - and concealed - in William Hogarth's famous sequence of engravings. One day in 1732, an impoverished portraitist abandons his classical training and sets out to paint the wicked tale of a country girl's downfall on the streets of London. It's a story which will lead him and his imaginary heroine, Moll Hackabout, to very different ends.

3/5. The Harlot Apprehended

Now Moll's a prostitute, and her lover's a famous highwayman. But that's not why trouble knocks on her door.

William Hogarth....Will Keen

Jane Hogarth....Indira Varma

Moll Hackabout....Liz White

London Girl 1/ Susannah....Amelia Lowdell

London Girl 2/ Floss....Annabel Scholey

Mrs Needham....Rosemary Leech

Charteris/ Keeper....Crawford Logan

Gourlay/ Gonson....Gerard McDermott

Wagondriver/ Curate/ Francis/ Card Sharp....Stephen Critchlow

Giuseppe....Paul Reynolds

Solomon Nunes/ Sir James....Nickolas Grace

Bess....Amelda Brown

James/ Dr Rock....Ben Crowe

Client/ Joshua/ Dr Misaubin....Geoffrey Beevers

Director Jonquil Panting."

20060209"By Jonathan Myerson.

Comedy bringing to life the stories revealed - and concealed - in William Hogarth's famous sequence of engravings. One day in 1732, an impoverished portraitist abandons his classical training and sets out to paint the wicked tale of a country girl's downfall on the streets of London. It's a story which will lead him and his imaginary heroine, Moll Hackabout, to very different ends.

4/5. The Harlot Does Bird

But there's more than one way out of Bridewell prison.

William Hogarth....Will Keen

Jane Hogarth....Indira Varma

Moll Hackabout....Liz White

London Girl 1/ Susannah....Amelia Lowdell

London Girl 2/ Floss....Annabel Scholey

Mrs Needham....Rosemary Leech

Charteris/ Keeper....Crawford Logan

Gourlay/ Gonson....Gerard McDermott

Wagondriver/ Curate/ Francis/ Card Sharp....Stephen Critchlow

Giuseppe....Paul Reynolds

Solomon Nunes/ Sir James....Nickolas Grace

Bess....Amelda Brown

James/ Dr Rock....Ben Crowe

Client/ Joshua/ Dr Misaubin....Geoffrey Beevers

Director Jonquil Panting."

20060210"By Jonathan Myerson.

Comedy bringing to life the stories revealed - and concealed - in William Hogarth's famous sequence of engravings. One day in 1732, an impoverished portraitist abandons his classical training and sets out to paint the wicked tale of a country girl's downfall on the streets of London. It's a story which will lead him and his imaginary heroine, Moll Hackabout, to very different ends.

5/5. The Harlot's End

Moll's great London adventure is finished. But William's is just beginning.

William Hogarth....Will Keen

Jane Hogarth....Indira Varma

Moll Hackabout....Liz White

London Girl 1/ Susannah....Amelia Lowdell

London Girl 2/ Floss....Annabel Scholey

Mrs Needham....Rosemary Leech

Charteris/ Keeper....Crawford Logan

Gourlay/ Gonson....Gerard McDermott

Wagondriver/ Curate/ Francis/ Card Sharp....Stephen Critchlow

Giuseppe....Paul Reynolds

Solomon Nunes/ Sir James....Nickolas Grace

Bess....Amelda Brown

James/ Dr Rock....Ben Crowe

Client/ Joshua/ Dr Misaubin....Geoffrey Beevers

Director Jonquil Panting."

01Plate 1 - Moll Arrives In London20060206By Jonathan Myerson.

Comedy bringing to life the stories revealed - and concealed - in William Hogarth's famous sequence of engravings.

One day in 1732, an impoverished portraitist abandons his classical training and sets out to paint the wicked tale of a country girl's downfall on the streets of London.

It's a story which will lead him and his imaginary heroine, Moll Hackabout, to very different ends.

"William Hogarth....Will Keen

Jane Hogarth....Indira Varma

Moll Hackabout....Liz White

London Girl 1 /Susannah....Amelia Lowdell

London Girl 2 /Floss....Annabel Scholey

Mrs Needham....Rosemary Leech

Charteris /Keeper....Crawford Logan

Gourlay /Gonson....Gerard Mcdermott

Wagondriver/ Curate/ Francis/ Card Sharp....Stephen Critchlow

Giuseppe....Paul Reynolds

Solomon Nunes/ Sir James....Nickolas Grace

Bess....Amelda Brown

James/ Dr Rock....Ben Crowe

Client/ Joshua/ Dr Misaubin....Geoffrey Beevers

Director Jonquil Panting"

01Plate 1 - Moll Arrives In London20060206By Jonathan Myerson.

Comedy bringing to life the stories revealed - and concealed - in William Hogarth's famous sequence of engravings.

One day in 1732, an impoverished portraitist abandons his classical training and sets out to paint the wicked tale of a country girl's downfall on the streets of London.

It's a story which will lead him and his imaginary heroine, Moll Hackabout, to very different ends.William Hogarth....Will Keen

Jane Hogarth....Indira Varma

Moll Hackabout....Liz White

London Girl 1 /Susannah....Amelia Lowdell

London Girl 2 /Floss....Annabel Scholey

Mrs Needham....Rosemary Leech

Charteris /Keeper....Crawford Logan

Gourlay /Gonson....Gerard Mcdermott

Wagondriver/ Curate/ Francis/ Card Sharp....Stephen Critchlow

Giuseppe....Paul Reynolds

Solomon Nunes/ Sir James....Nickolas Grace

Bess....Amelda Brown

James/ Dr Rock....Ben Crowe

Client/ Joshua/ Dr Misaubin....Geoffrey Beevers

Director Jonquil Panting

02Plate 2 - Moll The Harlot20060207The innocent country girl is now a City trader's courtesan.

William Hogarth....Will Keen

Jane Hogarth....Indira Varma

Moll Hackabout....Liz White

London Girl 1/ Susannah....Amelia Lowdell

London Girl 2/ Floss....Annabel Scholey

Mrs Needham....Rosemary Leech

Charteris/ Keeper....Crawford Logan

Gourlay/ Gonson....Gerard Mcdermott

Wagondriver/ Curate/ Francis/ Card Sharp....Stephen Critchlow

Giuseppe....Paul Reynolds

Solomon Nunes/ Sir James....Nickolas Grace

Bess....Amelda Brown

James/ Dr Rock....Ben Crowe

Client/ Joshua/ Dr Misaubin....Geoffrey Beevers

Director Jonquil Panting

02Plate 2 - Moll The Harlot20060207The innocent country girl is now a City trader's courtesan.

William Hogarth....Will Keen

Jane Hogarth....Indira Varma

Moll Hackabout....Liz White

London Girl 1/ Susannah....Amelia Lowdell

London Girl 2/ Floss....Annabel Scholey

Mrs Needham....Rosemary Leech

Charteris/ Keeper....Crawford Logan

Gourlay/ Gonson....Gerard Mcdermott

Wagondriver/ Curate/ Francis/ Card Sharp....Stephen Critchlow

Giuseppe....Paul Reynolds

Solomon Nunes/ Sir James....Nickolas Grace

Bess....Amelda Brown

James/ Dr Rock....Ben Crowe

Client/ Joshua/ Dr Misaubin....Geoffrey Beevers

Director Jonquil Panting

03The Harlot Apprehended20060208"Now Moll's a prostitute, and her lover's a famous highwayman.

But that's not why trouble knocks on her door.

William Hogarth....Will Keen

Jane Hogarth....Indira Varma

Moll Hackabout....Liz White

London Girl 1/ Susannah....Amelia Lowdell

London Girl 2/ Floss....Annabel Scholey

Mrs Needham....Rosemary Leech

Charteris/ Keeper....Crawford Logan

Gourlay/ Gonson....Gerard Mcdermott

Wagondriver/ Curate/ Francis/ Card Sharp....Stephen Critchlow

Giuseppe....Paul Reynolds

Solomon Nunes/ Sir James....Nickolas Grace

Bess....Amelda Brown

James/ Dr Rock....Ben Crowe

Client/ Joshua/ Dr Misaubin....Geoffrey Beevers

Director Jonquil Panting"

03The Harlot Apprehended20060208Now Moll's a prostitute, and her lover's a famous highwayman.

But that's not why trouble knocks on her door.

William Hogarth....Will Keen

Jane Hogarth....Indira Varma

Moll Hackabout....Liz White

London Girl 1/ Susannah....Amelia Lowdell

London Girl 2/ Floss....Annabel Scholey

Mrs Needham....Rosemary Leech

Charteris/ Keeper....Crawford Logan

Gourlay/ Gonson....Gerard Mcdermott

Wagondriver/ Curate/ Francis/ Card Sharp....Stephen Critchlow

Giuseppe....Paul Reynolds

Solomon Nunes/ Sir James....Nickolas Grace

Bess....Amelda Brown

James/ Dr Rock....Ben Crowe

Client/ Joshua/ Dr Misaubin....Geoffrey Beevers

Director Jonquil Panting

04The Harlot Does Bird20060209But there's more than one way out of Bridewell prison.

William Hogarth....Will Keen

Jane Hogarth....Indira Varma

Moll Hackabout....Liz White

London Girl 1/ Susannah....Amelia Lowdell

London Girl 2/ Floss....Annabel Scholey

Mrs Needham....Rosemary Leech

Charteris/ Keeper....Crawford Logan

Gourlay/ Gonson....Gerard Mcdermott

Wagondriver/ Curate/ Francis/ Card Sharp....Stephen Critchlow

Giuseppe....Paul Reynolds

Solomon Nunes/ Sir James....Nickolas Grace

Bess....Amelda Brown

James/ Dr Rock....Ben Crowe

Client/ Joshua/ Dr Misaubin....Geoffrey Beevers

Director Jonquil Panting

04The Harlot Does Bird20060209But there's more than one way out of Bridewell prison.

William Hogarth....Will Keen

Jane Hogarth....Indira Varma

Moll Hackabout....Liz White

London Girl 1/ Susannah....Amelia Lowdell

London Girl 2/ Floss....Annabel Scholey

Mrs Needham....Rosemary Leech

Charteris/ Keeper....Crawford Logan

Gourlay/ Gonson....Gerard Mcdermott

Wagondriver/ Curate/ Francis/ Card Sharp....Stephen Critchlow

Giuseppe....Paul Reynolds

Solomon Nunes/ Sir James....Nickolas Grace

Bess....Amelda Brown

James/ Dr Rock....Ben Crowe

Client/ Joshua/ Dr Misaubin....Geoffrey Beevers

Director Jonquil Panting

05 LASTThe Harlot's End20060210Moll's great London adventure is finished.

But William's is just beginning.

William Hogarth....Will Keen

Jane Hogarth....Indira Varma

Moll Hackabout....Liz White

London Girl 1/ Susannah....Amelia Lowdell

London Girl 2/ Floss....Annabel Scholey

Mrs Needham....Rosemary Leech

Charteris/ Keeper....Crawford Logan

Gourlay/ Gonson....Gerard Mcdermott

Wagondriver/ Curate/ Francis/ Card Sharp....Stephen Critchlow

Giuseppe....Paul Reynolds

Solomon Nunes/ Sir James....Nickolas Grace

Bess....Amelda Brown

James/ Dr Rock....Ben Crowe

Client/ Joshua/ Dr Misaubin....Geoffrey Beevers

Director Jonquil Panting