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June 2016 | Above the Arts, West End

This Was The World 
And I Was King

A First World War story exploring what it is to be on the cusp of adulthood. Inspired by the enchanting poetry of Robert Louis Stevenson’s A Child’s Garden of Verses.

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The creatives

Writers - Casey Jay Andrews & Nathan Foad
Director - 
David Thackeray

Composer - George Jennings

Original production directed by Casey Jay Andrews, Laura Trundle & the ensemble

Produced by Hookhitch Theatre

The cast

Lewis Clark - Alexander

Joey Dexter - Jack

Ben Eagle - Edward

Laura Hannawin - Lily

Patch Harvey - Andrew

Edith Poor - Josephine

Laura Trundle - Evelyn

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