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The comedy by Jakob Michael Reinhold Lenz
Adapted for the modern stage by BERTOLT BRECHT Translated by RICHARD GRUNBERGER with Alec McCowen
Michael Hordern
Marjorie Westbury Denys Blakelock
Catherine Dolan , Austin Trevor ' Broken Is his backbone, it's his task
To break his pupils' first to last. memory impress
Producer and product of unnatural-
Pupils and teachers of a new age
Him clearly in his servility
That from the past you may break
Song composed by Joseph Horowitz
Harpsichordist, Wilfrid Parry
Produced by H. B. FORTUIN
Third broadcast


Comedy By: Jakob Michael Reinhold Lenz
Unknown: Bertolt Brecht
Translated By: Richard Grunberger
Unknown: Alec McCowen
Unknown: Michael Hordern
Unknown: Marjorie Westbury
Unknown: Denys Blakelock
Unknown: Catherine Dolan
Unknown: Austin Trevor
Composed By: Joseph Horowitz
Harpsichordist: Wilfrid Parry
Produced By: H. B. Fortuin
Läuffer, Tutor: Alec McCowen
Major von Berg: Michael Hordern
Counsellor von Berg his brother...........: Austin Trevor
Gustehen, the Major's daughter: Catherine Dolan
Fritz, the Counsellor's son: David Valla
Frau von Berg, the Major's wife: Marjorie Westbury
Maidservant: Margaret Wolfit
Count Wermuth: Heron Carvic
Jungfer Müller: Jo Manning Wilson
Jungfer Watten: Valerie Kirkbright
Jungfer Rabenjung: Isabel Rennie
Leopold von Berg: Andrew Sachs
Bollwerk: Michael Spice
Pätus: Denys Hawthorne
Frau Blitzer, landlady: Vivienne Chatterton
Pastor Läuffer: Earle Grey
Jungfer Rehhaar: Isabel Rennie
Wenzeslaus, village school- master.........: Denys Blakelock
Lise, his ward: Beryl Calder
Karoline Pätus: Eva Stuart
Narrator: Denys Hawthorne

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