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The Saturday Play: Queen Gertrude PLC


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Vanessa Redgrave stars in a specially commissioned play by Fay Weldon. In the year 2004, chief executive of Britain at Work PLC
Gertrude Hazlett describes herself as "trade union and caring management rolled into one". Yet, although she is a woman who has made a career out of controlling others, it soon becomes clearthat Gertrude herself is completely out of control.
Director Pam Fraser Solomon


Unknown: Vanessa Redgrave
Play By: Fay Weldon.
Unknown: Gertrude Hazlett
Director: Pam Fraser Solomon
Gertrude: Vanessa Redgrave
Cumber Oliver: Ford Davies
Cecilia: Emilia Fox
Elevator: Samantha Spiro
Probation officer: Janice Acquah
Designer: David Holt
Kate: Beth Chalmers
Mother: Josephine Woodford
Rita: Jennie Stoller

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The Saturday Play: Queen Gertrude PLC

BBC Radio 4 FM, 22 September 2001 14.30

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