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Hobson's Choice

on BBC Two England

Harold Brighouse 's famous play has been translated into a 'musical without words' by choreographer David Bintley and composer Paul Reade. Set in 1880s Salford, this comedy of Victorian manners depicts the unlikely marriage of Henry Hobson 's daughter Maggie to bootmaker Will Mossop. and Artists of the Birmingham Royal Ballet
The Orchestra of the Birmingham Royal Ballet conducted by Barry Wordsworth Director Tom Gutteridge ā— MUSIC: page 21
ā— PICTURE STORY: page 95


Harold Brighouse
David Bintley
Paul Reade.
Henry Hobson
Conducted By:
Barry Wordsworth
Tom Gutteridge
Maggie Hobson:
Karen Donovan
Will Mossop:
Michael O'Hare
Henry Hobson:
Desmond Kelly
Alice Hobson:
Chenca Williams
Vickey Hobson:
Sandra Madgwick
Albert Prosser:
Stephen Wicks
Fred Beenstock:
Joseph Cipolla

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