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The Wednesday Play: A Pyre for Private James

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by Simon Raven.
[Starring] Basil Henson as Major Andrew Carlyle, Percy Herbert as Colour Sergeant David Mackison, Dudley Sutton as Corporal Tom Oates, David Conville as Captain Jeremy Dilston, Grant Taylor as Colonel Lloyd Beacher, Prosecuting Officer, John Bailey as Humphrey Wiles, Counsel for Defence, William Fox as Judge Advocate, Basil Dignam as President of the Court-Martial, Nicholas Tate as Private Trevor James

Contributors

Writer: Simon Raven
Designer: Richard Henry
Producer: Lionel Harris
Director: Gilchrist Calder
Major Andrew Carlyle: Basil Henson
Colour Sergeant David Mackison: Percy Herbert
Corporal Tom Oates: Dudley Sutton
Captain Jeremy Dilston: David Conville
Colonel Lloyd Beacher, Prosecuting Officer: Grant Taylor
Humphrey Wiles, Counsel for Defence: John Bailey
Judge Advocate: William Fox
President of the Court-Martial: Basil Dignam
Private Trevor James: Nicholas Tate
[Actor]: Geoffrey Alexander
[Actor]: John Evans
[Actor]: John Garvin
[Actor]: Terence Sewards
[Actor]: Philip Webb

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The Wednesday Play: A Pyre for Private James

BBC One London, 30 November 1966 21.45






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