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THE WEDNESDAY PLAY

Synopsis

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Vote, Vote, Vote for Nigel Barton by DENNIS POTTER with KEITH BARRON
VALERIE GEARON
JOHN BAILEY and CYRIL LUCKHAM
Music by RONNIE HAZLEHURST
Designer, Julia Trevelyan Oman
Producer, JAMES MACTAGGART
Directed by GARETH DAVIES

Contributors

Unknown: Nigel Barton
Unknown: Dennis Potter
Unknown: Keith Barron
Unknown: Valerie Gearon
Unknown: John Bailey
Unknown: Cyril Luckham
Music By: Ronnie Hazlehurst
Producer: James MacTaggart
Directed By: Gareth Davies
Nigel Barton: Keith Barron
Anne Barton: Valerie Gearon
Jack Hay: John Bailey
First hunting woman: Barbara Atkinson
Second hunting woman: Agatha Carroll
First hunting man: Donald Hewlett
Sir Harry Blakerswood: Russell Forehead
Newsreader: Huw Thomas
Lady chairman: Betty Bowden
Lady secretary: Margaret Diamond
Mrs Thompson: Madge Brindley
First questioner: Michael Segal
Second questioner: Raymond Witch
Pedestrian: Charles Rea
Woman: Dorothea Rundle
Mrs Phillips: Sonia Graham
Mrs Morris: Aimee Delamain
Mr Smith: Walter Hall
Male nurse: Keith Campbell
Old man: Harold Bennett
Mr Harrison: George Desmond
Toastmaster: Fred Berman
Archibald-Lake: Cyril Luckham
Journalist: John Evitts
Fat man: Alan Lawrance
Mayor: Arthur Ridley

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