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Donald Wolfit in A Knight in the Theatre
A series of eight plays set in Edwardian London by Ernest Dudley
4: A Quiet Game of Cards
A game of baccarat, followed by an accusation of cheating against one of the players, provides Sir Robert Mandeville with an interesting exercise in psychology-and the chance of lending a helping hand in a difficult situation.
Other parts played by members of the BBC Drama Repertory Company
Bernard Brown is in ' Fallen Angels ' at the Vaudeville Theatre. London


Donald Wolfit
Ernest Dudley
Robert Mandeville
Produced By:
Archie Campbell
Produced By:
Bernard Brown
Sir Robert Mandeville:
Donald Wolfit
Lady Mandeville (Lottie):
Lydia Sherwood
Richard Mandeville:
Bernard Brown
Young man:
Carl Forgione
Ralph Truman
Gerald Conway:
Douglas Hankin
Mr Conway:
Walter Fitzgerald
Lord Wexdale:
John Justin
Lady Wexdale:
Betty Hardy

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