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Afternoon Theatre


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The Interests of the Child by MARIAN CAMPBELL with Sean Arnold , Alan Rowe and Maureen O'Brien
Jerry Ogden is impulsive, idealistic and full of theories, which can prove a dangerous combination. When he discovers that Eve Potter, out of a sense of guilt and inadequacy, has allowed her child to be fostered, he cannot leave well alone.
(Maureen O'Brien is in ' The Seagull' at Greenwich Theatre)


Unknown: Marian Campbell
Unknown: Sean Arnold
Unknown: Alan Rowe
Unknown: Maureen O'Brien
Unknown: Jerry Ogden
Producer: Kay Patrick
Unknown: Maureen O'Brien
Jerry Ogden: Sean Arnold
Guy Horrocks: Alan Rowe
Eve Potter: Maureen O'Brien
Esme: Catherine Davies
Mrs Beedon: Pauline Letts
Mr Beedon: Gareth Armstrong
First youth: Sam Dastor
Second youth: Anthony Daniels
Man: John Bull

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