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Sunday Play: John Dollar


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Marianne Wiggins 's adaptation of her own novel. a strange, passionate tale of the end of era, an end of hope, innocence and reason. John Dollar is a sea captain shipwrecked off the Burmese coast during the Raj, who finds himself on a deserted island with a group of English schoolgirls. Charlotte, their teacher, will never forget her ordeal, living out her days with the child Monkey.
Original music Stephen Warbeck Director Kate Rowland


Unknown: Marianne Wiggins
Unknown: John Dollar
Music: Stephen Warbeck
Director: Kate Rowland
Adult Monkey: Leena Dhingra
Charlotte: Alex Kingston
Monkey: Jhumma Ghosh
Oopi: Flora Plumsteadcoleman
Sybil: Amelia Ward
Sloan: Kate Ward
Jane: Sandeep Mann
Gaby: Henrietta Roussoullis
Amanda: Carla MacKinnon
Nolly: Alicia Page
Fibgibbonj Steward: Sam McKenzie
OgilvylConductor: Dominic Letts
VicariMr Frazer: James Taylor
Sutcliffe: Michael Onslow
Lord Eatwell: Colln Pinney
Kitty Ogilvy: Lesley Nightingale
Mrs Fraser: Jane Maud
Tim/Mrs Sutcliffe: Ealine Caxton

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