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A comedy by Georges Courteline
Translated by ALBERT BERMEL with Coral Browne
George Cole and David Kossoff
Cast in order of speaking Adapted for broadcasting and produced by MARTIN ESSLIN
David Kossoff is appearing in ' Come Blow Your Horn ' at the Prince of Wales Theatre, London Georges Courteline's farcical comedy, first performed in 1893, has now won a place in the repertoire of the Comedie Française.


Comedy By: Georges Courteline
Translated By: Albert Bermel
Unknown: Coral Browne
Unknown: George Cole
Unknown: David Kossoff
Produced By: Martin Esslin
Produced By: David Kossoff
Fouettard: Kenneth Hydi
Boubouroche: George Cols
Potasse: Peter Pratt
Roth: Lee Fox
Amédée: David Valla
An old gentleman: David Kossoff
André: Geoffrey Mathews
Adèle: Coral Browne

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