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by JACK WINTER based on the novel
The Golovlev Family by M.E. SALTYKOV SHCHEDRIN (1826-89) with and nicknamed 'Bloodsucker Judas Golovlovo is a family chronicle tracing the disintegration of three generations of land-owning gentry, before and after the emancipation of the serfs in 1861. In this trenchant satire on a rotting society, Saltykov is concerned not with economic decline, but with moral decay. The space vacated by human values and natural affection is soon invaded by hypocrisy, envy, fear and greed.


Unknown: Judas Golovlovo
Directed By: John Theocharis
Arina Petrovna: Margaret Rawlings
Porfiry Vladimirych,: Robert Stephens
Stepan: Simon Cuff
Pavel: Michael Deacon
Petya: Richard Pearce
Volodya: Kim Wall
Anninka: Emily Richard
Lubinka: Joanna MacKie
Ulita: Pauline Letts
Eupraxia: Joan Walker
YakOV: Peter Tuddenham
Priest: Douglas Blackwell
Doctor: Michael Tudor Barnes

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