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Midweek Theatre: The Imaginative Child


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by Hugh Walpole, adapted by John Ashe
[Starring] Richard Pearson and Geoffrey Beevers
Messrs Johnson and Chippet are a firm who provide a most unusual service: they eliminate bores. When they take on Mr Bumpus's problem they find it a most difficult case to solve.
(Repeated: Thursday, 3.0 pm)


Author: Hugh Walpole
Adapted by: John Ashe
Producer: Susanna Capon
Mr Bumpus: Richard Pearson
Mr Chippet: Sean Arnold
Mr Johnson: Geoffrey Beevers
Mrs Bumpus: Barbara Bolton
The Children: Jane Knowles
The Children: Gail MacFarlane
The Children: Helen Worth
John Clay: Carlo Cura
Dowager Countess of Pruxe: Betty Huntley-Wright

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Midweek Theatre: The Imaginative Child

BBC Radio 4 FM, 27 December 1972 20.15

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