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The Creative Team

Writer & director                          D J Britton

Composer and Musician              Andy Tamlyn Jones

Designer                                     Bethany Seddon

Welsh translation                        Jon Gower

Puppet master                            Benjamin Ho

Production  manager                   Sarah Morgan

Assistant Stage Manager              Isobel Howe

Artistic consultant                         Philip Mackenzie

Script advisor                               Jasmine Metcalfe

Creative technicians                     Andrew Knight, Wyn Fellowes, Erich Talbot



Benjamin Ho

Benjamin Ho was born and raised in Singapore. He is artistic director of Paper Monkey Theatre in Singapore. His work has been seen internationally in Kenya, Thailand, Austria, and he is best known in Singapore as an adventurous puppeteer and innovative theatre-maker. Among his best-known works are Journey West and Mama Looking for Her Cat.




Andy Tamlyn Jones

Andy Tamlyn Jones was born and raised in Swansea. He is best known for his work as singer-songwriter with the folk band Boys from the Hill and Welsh pipe band Pibau Bach. Recent work includes The Brythonnics Project in L’Orient, Brittany and as composer/musician for the theatre production Secret of Belonging.

He has recently composed and recorded music for Catch the Echoes for Margam Park and the Tawe River projects.

Andy composed music especially for the performance and will perform it live throughout the tour.


Writer & Director

D.J.Britton is Director of Creative Writing at Swansea University. He came to Wales from Australia, where his stage plays won several major awards. His broadcast work features regularly on the BBC. Recent stage plays in Wales include The Wizard the Goat and the Man Who Won the War, and Silverglass.


Bethany Seddon is from Newport. A freelance, she trained at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama. Recent   projects include: Romeo and Juliet for Sherman Cymru, My Perfect World for Welsh National Opera Youth & Community and Othello for Oxford School of Drama. She worked with D.J. Britton on To Live to Love to Be.

Production  manager

Sarah Morgan is a core member of Theatr Cadair. She lives in Swansea and trained in technical theatre and stage management at Swansea Metropolitan University. Recent work includes: The Wizard the Goat and the Man Who Won the War and Silverglass for Theatr Cadair, Skyhawk and The Hub for Cymru Theatr Clwyd and Adain Avion for Taliesin Arts Centre.

Script advisor

Jasmine Metcalfe has been blind since birth. She was  educated at both mainstream State schools and then at a school for the blind. She is a second year student in the College of Arts and Humanities at Swansea University.

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