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John Gielgud and Alan Bennett in Forty Years On by ALAN BENNETT adapted for radio by ALAN BENNETT , RICHA-RD WORTLET with Dorothy Reynolds Nora Nicholson and Paul Eddington
The Headmaster of Albion House finds himself reluctantly in a ' progressive ' end-of-term play devised by his imminent successor, Mr Franklin. The West End cast reappear in this brilliant kaleidoscopic comedy, part parody and part nostalgia.
Other parts NIGEL ANTHONY STEPHEN BONE, ADRIAN HALL
NIGEL RATHBONE , CLIVE SWIFT Radio voice AL V AR LIDELL
Musical settings by CARL DAVIS
Accompanied songs sung by boys Of CITY OF LONDON SCHOOL directed by ANTHONY GOULD
Treble soloists SIMON PREECE and SIMON PEARMAIN
Producer RICHARD WORTLEY
(Repeated: Monday, 3.5 pm)
Alan Bennett 's Choice: page 3
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