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Performance: Summer Day's Dream

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The season of classic dramas continues with John Gielgud in J.B. Priestley's vision of England in 1975. After a nuclear war, the nations have combined to set up a World Government. An old man who lives quietly in the country finds his peace threatened by a visit from three World Government figures.
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Contributors

Author: J.B. Priestley
Producer: Simon Curtis
Director: Christopher Morahan
Stephen Dawlish: John Gielgud
Fred Voles: Terence Rigby
Margaret Dawlish: Rosemary Harris
Rosalie: Emily Watson
Franklyn Heimer: Mike McShane
IrinaShestova: Saskia Reeves
Christopher: Paul Rhys
Dr Bahru: Paul Bhattacharjee
Dr Chen: Vincent Wong
G.J. Copplestone: John Sterland

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Performance: Summer Day's Dream

BBC Two England, 26 November 1994 21.30






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