Performed by: Artsed 6th Form Musical Theatre Company

Violet is a musical with music by Jeanine Tesori and libretto by Brian Crawley based on the short story “The Ugliest Pilgrim” by Doris Betts. It tells the story of a young dis gured woman who embarks on a journey by bus from her farm in Spruce Pine, North Carolina, all the way to Tulsa, Oklahoma in order to be healed. 


Violet: Madeleine Ambus

Flick: Billy Nevers

Monty: Luke Hogan 

Father: George Renshaw

Young Vi: Holly Hazelton


Cadi Mullane

Zachary Hanlon

Chrissie Bhima

Cliona Flynn

Kyle Cox

Ollie Tritton-Wheeler 


Lighting Operator: Ellie Sparrow

Staff Director: Myles Stinton

Staff Musical Director: Rob Bannon

Student Director: Ollie Tritton-Wheeler 


Chris Hocking, Adrian Blake and the staff and students at ArtsEd