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Drama on 3: The Country Wife

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Considered too obscene to be staged in its original form for nearly 200 years, William Wycherley 's Restoration comedy tells the tale of Mr Horner , a notorious rake, who spreads the false rumour that he is impotent in order to gain access to other men's wives. Adapted and directed by David Blount.
Music by Stephen Warbeck ; played by Nick Cooper , Anna Hemery and Susie Shrubb

Contributors

Unknown: William Wycherley
Unknown: Mr Horner
Directed By: David Blount.
Music By: Stephen Warbeck
Played By: Nick Cooper
Played By: Anna Hemery
Played By: Susie Shrubb
Horner: Ben Miller
Pinchwife: Geoffrey Whitehead
Mrs Margery Pinchwife: Clare Corbett
Sir Jasper Fidget: Nigel Anthony
Lady Fidget: Celia Imrie
Harcourt: Jonathan Keeble
Alithea: Rachel Atkins
Sparkish: Mark Williams
Dorilant: Dale Rapley
Mrs Dainty Fidget: Sara Markland
Mrs Squeamish: Joan Walker
Old Lady Squeamish: Elizabeth Morgan
Lucy: Emma Kllbey
Quack: John Evltts
Boy: James Joyce

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Drama on 3: The Country Wife

BBC Radio 3, 13 April 2008 20.00






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