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Playhouse: Standing in for Henry

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by MALCOLM BRADBURY
Are you big enough to fill his shoes,
Can you stand upon your toes, Reach up and touch the peg
Where he used to hang his hat ? Do you know where it's at?
Once, in the 1960s, when everyone was into style, a young man called
Graham took a summer job in a commercial art studio, to see if this was the life for him.
Music for song composed by NICK BICAT Lyric by TONY BICAT
Song sung by MAGGIE BELL
Costume designer RICHARD CROFT Lighting DAVE SYDENHAM Designer BARRIE DOBBINS Producer ROSEMARY HILL
Director MICHAEL HEFFERNAN

Contributors

Unknown: Malcolm Bradbury
Composed By: Nick Bicat
Sung By: Maggie Bell
Designer: Richard Croft
Unknown: Dave Sydenham
Designer: Barrie Dobbins
Producer: Rosemary Hill
Director: Michael Heffernan
Graham: Simon Cowell-Parker
Henry: Christopher Jagger
Teddy Finn: Donald Gee
Arthur Ellis: Andrew Bradford
Mrs LipS: Brigit Forsyth
Verity: Polly Hemingway
Heather: Barbara Flynn
Bruno: Bill Nighy
Martin: Philip Sully

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Playhouse: Standing in for Henry

BBC Two England, 19 December 1980 21.25






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