Judith Pascoe once again nailed the evil role, this time as the wicked fairy Nettle. But also showed that she could do other types of roles as she excellently slipped back and forth between her role as Nettle, and her role as the slightly flustered and loyal nurse Grete. Gail Palk and Sharon Stronge once again showed their great acting abilities as convincing woods fairies. Sharon, as Birch, especially excelled in her scenes with the Prince, bringing much laughter to the audience