The Story of the Armada


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It's the summer of 1588, and all is not well in England. Citizens are plotting to betray their queen for Spanish gold, and the dreaded Armada is coming closer and closer. It's up to Lord Burleigh and brave Sir Francis Drake to stop them, but will they succeed in convincing Queen Elizabeth that such action is necessary? And when the Spanish ships finally arrive, what will happen to the queen and the citizens of London? (Summary by SweetPea)

Cast List:
William Cecil, Lord Burleigh: Tomas Peter

Sir Walter Raleigh: Todd

Sir Francis Drake: K. Adrian Stroet

Master Jock Burwood: James Koss

Will of Babbicombe/Third Conspirator: Joseph Tabler

Don Pedro de Valdez/Dickon: Alan Mapstone

First Conspirator: Leanne Yau

Second Conspirator: Gaby

Ap Thomas: Charlotte Duckett

Queen Elizabeth: Beth Thomas

Lady Mary Howard: Lydia

Mistress Nan Hanway: Rachel

Mistress Alice Bridgewater: Adele de Pignerolles

Stage Directions: Esther ben Simonides

Audio edited by Rachel (0 hr 59 min)

Chapters

Act I 36:43 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Act II 14:38 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Act III 8:28 Read by LibriVox Volunteers