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A Century of Modern Theatre


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Chains by ELIZABETH BAKER adapted for radio and produced by NORMAN WRIGHT
Elizabeth Baker is the first woman dramatist to appear in this series. Her play, originally performed at London's Court Theatre in 1909, tells in words and music of Charley Wilson 's yearning for a better life in Australia-and of the chains of love and poverty which prevent him.
(Rptd: next Sunday afternoon)


Unknown: Elizabeth Baker
Produced By: Norman Wright
Produced By: Elizabeth Baker
Unknown: Charley Wilson
Pianist: Winifred Davey
Lily Wilson: Susan Maudslay
Charley Wilson: Nigel Anthony
Tennant: John Samson
Mr Massey: Peter Pratt
Mrs Massey: Katherine Parr
Maggie Massey: Frances Jeater
Percy Massey: David Valla
Sybil Frost: Olwen Griffiths
Morton Leslie: Geoffrey Matthews
Fenwick: Peter Tuddenham
Walter Foster: Lewis Stringer

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A Century of Modern Theatre

BBC Radio 4 FM, 15 April 1974 20.00

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