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Arabian Nights


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Concluding last night's drama. Schahriar's own life mirrors the tales told by Scheherazade.
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Aladdin's mother: Pik Sen Um
Morgiana: Amira Casar
Kasim: Andy Serkis
Coral Lips: Ayesha Dharker
Prince Ali: Alexis Conran
Prince Ahmed: James Callis
Prince Hussain: Hari Dhillon
Demon: John Hallam
Bac Pac: Alexei Sayle
Safil: Jamila Massey
Judge Zadic: Nadim Sawalha
Dr Ezra: Leon Ussek
Hi-Ching: Junix Nocian
Faisal: Stanley Lebor
Miriam: Jane Lapotaire
Nonz: Stefan Kalipha
Hassan: Benedict Wong
Heart's Delight: Inday Ba
Fair Face: Melanie Gutteridge
Caliph: Bert Kwouk
Sultan Billah: Henry Goodman
Sultana Billah: Maureen O'Farrell
Sultan Badr Al-Din: Tony Osoba
Jerome: Roger Hammond
Assad: David Yip
Hari: Don Warrington

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