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The Monday Play


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Alec McCowen in Hadrian VII by PETER LUKE ' Why, 0 God, have you made me-strange, uncommon, such a mystery to my fellow-creatures? ... You have made me denuded of the power of love - to love anybody or be loved.' -
Alec McCowen re-creates the role of Hadrian which won him universal acclaim in the West End.


Unknown: Alec McCowen
Unknown: Peter Luke
Unknown: Alec McCowen
Directed By: Martin Jenkins
Fr William Rolfe: Alec McCowen
Mrs 'Crowe: Eva Stuart
First bailiff/Dr Talacryn, Bishop of Caerleon: Eric Allan
Second bailiff/Dr Court- leigh, Cardinal Archbishop of of Pimlico .: Cyril Luckham
Agnes: Margot Boyd
Jeremiah Sant: Patrick MacAlinney
Fr St Albans: Gerald Cross
Cardinal Berstein: John Gabriel
Cardinal Ragna: Harold Kasket
The Rector of St Andrew's College: Manning Wilson
George Arthur Rose: Henry Knowles

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

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