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Debbie Go Home


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by Alan Paton.
Dramatised by Michael Picardie.
Music and Coon Band by The Happy Wanderers

South Africa. Because of their mixed blood, the freedom of the Cape Coloureds is threatened; and even a young girl's first dance can tear a family in two.
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Author: Alan Paton
Dramatised by: Michael Picardie
Producer: James MacTaggart
Music and Coon Band by: The Happy Wanderers
Designer: Richard Wilmot
Johnny de Villiers: Norman Florence
Janie de Villiers: Sandra Bryant
Mrs de Villiers: Joan Heath
Jim de Villiers: James Cairncross
Policeman: Michael Collins
Fred Thomas: Michael Picardie
Harry: David Grahame
Mr Judd: Lane Meddick
Child: Stephen Best
Child: Rickford Harris
Child: Elizabeth Allen
Charlie: Keith Stevens

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