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The Monday Play: Animals in the Zoo


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by Gaie Houston
[Starring] Margaret Tyzack

'...in the lap of the downs an old farmhouse and there, waiting, are the old lags, young lags, thieves, and con-men who fill it nowadays... in the bus sit the official visitors, social workers, probation officers, magistrates and judges....'
TAFFY: I don't know if you're at all interested. I'm growing leeks. Course, I shan't be here to eat them - at least I hope not.
MRS AMBERLEY: But surely you must be very happy in such a wonderful place. I mean, even ordinary people would be glad of your chances.
TAFFY: Well, I'm quite an ordinary person myself, I'd say.


Writer: Gaie Houston
Producer/Director: Liane Aukin
Tom: Peter Woodthorpe
Nelson: Rudolph Walker
John: Hugh Dickson
Jock: Sean Barrett
Brian: Anthony Jackson
Derek: Paul Chapman
Peter: Paul Meier
Dilly: John Hollis
Bonnie: Miriam Margolyes
Paul: Steve Hodson
Taffy: Haydn Jones
JP: Garard Green
Safari Man: Timothy Bateson
Mrs Amberley: Ruth Goring
Buckshee Major: Peter Jeffrey
Sue: Anne Rosenfeld
Jenny: Caroline Hutchison
Judge: Hector Ross
[Actress]: Valerie Murray
[Actor]: Neville Jason
[Actress]: Nicolette McKenzie
[Actress]: Terri Lang
[Actress]: Irene Sutcliffe

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The Monday Play: Animals in the Zoo

BBC Radio 4 FM, 29 November 1976 20.00

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