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The Old Men at the Zoo


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A version for television in five parts by TROY KENNEDY MARTIN 2: Godmanchester's Plan
The death of a young keeper has not provoked the public enquiry Simon Carter had hoped for. The zoo's director can only think of his forthcoming television lecture.
Music composed and conducted by SIMON ROGERS. Lighting JOHN KING Script editor BETTY WILLINGALE
* Subtitles on Cee/ax page 270


Unknown: Angus Wilson
Unknown: Troy Kennedy Martin
Unknown: Simon Carter
Conducted By: Simon Rogers.
Editor: Betty Willingale
Designer: Christopher Robilliard
Producer: Jonathan Powell
Directed By: Stuart Burge
Simon Carter: Stuart Wilson
Lord Godmanchester: Robert Morley
Edwin Leacock: Maurice Denham
Sir Robert Falcon: Robert Urquhart
Emile Englander: Marius Goring
Mr Sanderson: Andrew Cruickshank
Dr Langley-Beard: John Phillips
Matthew Price: Richard Wordsworth
Lord Oresby: Roland Culver
Strawson: Barry Stanton
Martha Carter: Toria Fuller
Diana Price: Shelagh Fraser
Harriet Leacock: Jan Harvey
Dr Erskine: James Grant
Mrs Purrett: Priscilla Morgan
Hinkley Barton: Rufus Collins
Maryon: Jacquie Cassidy
Dolly Grantallen: Fleur Chandler
Steve Kyte: Michael Siberry
Mrs Leacock: Anna Wing
Alfred Hancock: Robert Arden
Sultan Neri: Ahmed Khalil
French interviewer: Daniel Andre Pageon
Newsreader: Jill Meager
Reporter: Gayle Coleman
Frontman at lecture: Gabriel Woolf
Commissionaire ,: Rio Fanning
Johnstone: David Cole
Violet Carter: Kipper Ellis
Reggie Carter: Alan Renton

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