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Everyman: A Morality Play


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Produced by George More O'Ferrall, to designs by Peter Bax
(Sir Ralph Richardson's voice was pre-recorded for this production; Margaret Leighton appears by permission of the Old Vic Theatre Company)


Producer: George More O'Ferrall
Designer: Peter Bax
Everyman: Andre Morell
God: Ralph Richardson
Death: Henry Oscar
Doctor and Messenger: Lewis Casson
Fellowship: Philip Stainton
Cousin: Margery Pickard
Kindred: Yvonne Arnaud
Goods: Esme Percy
Good-Deeds: Margaret Vines
Strength: Robert Adams
Discretion: Laurence Hanray
Five-Wits: Alan Wheatley
Beauty: Margaret Leighton
Knowledge: Dorothy Green
Confession: Fred O'Donovan

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Everyman: A Morality Play

BBC Television, 4 April 1947 20.30

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