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The Friday Play: Princess Caraboo


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Roger Stennett 's dramatisation of a true story about a young woman who walked into Almondsbury, near Bristol, in 1817, dressed in outlandish clothes and speaking an unrecognisable language. Princess
Caraboo became the talk of high society when she was taken in by the local magistrate and his wife.
Producer and director Sara Davies


Unknown: Roger Stennett
Director: Sara Davies
Princess Caraboo: Clare Corbett
Mrs Worral: Jenny Coverack
Mr Worral: Philip Manikum
Curate: Chris Donnelly
Dr Wilkinson: Cornelius Garrett
Dr Wilkinson: Cornelius Garrett
Mr Bird: Andrew Collins
Sir James: Andrew Collins
Miss Littleman: Kim Hicks
Mrs Neale: Kim Hicks
Maid: Kate Abraham

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The Friday Play: Princess Caraboo

BBC Radio 4 FM, 31 May 2002 21.00

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