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The Friday Play: Twenty Cigarettes


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nAs smoking becomes increasingly "outlawed" in public as an anti-social, masochistic habit,
Marcy Kahan 's comic play follows Oscar's efforts to give up, which include aversion therapy and looking back at the 20 most significant ciggies of his life. There's a lot at stake: his girlfriend Suki has agreed to marry him only if he drops his lifelong companion - the cigarette.
Producer/Director Saly Avens


Unknown: Marcy Kahan
Director: Saly Avens
Oscar: Anton Lesser
Dr Roth: Margaret Robertson
Milo: Stephen Mangan
Young Oscar: Rory James
Young Milo: Pax Baldwin
Lisa: Sarah Hadland
Michelle: Sarah Hadland
Caroline: Sarah Hadland
Oscar's father: Ewan Bailey
Phililppe: Ewan Bailey
Paolo: Ewan Bailey
Jason: Gyurl Sarossy
Emilio: Gyurl Sarossy
Suki: Alison Pettitt

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The Friday Play: Twenty Cigarettes

BBC Radio 4 FM, 18 August 2006 21.00

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