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The Afternoon Play

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Gordon Curtis might have become a poet if drink had not put an end to that and his family's domestic life. Now his son, Maz, shows musical flair, but it's not easy to practise at home and Maz becomes defensive. Linda, an old schoolfriend, tries to encourage him. Will she help Maz break out of his small corner?
Directed by PETER KAVANAGH Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Gordon Curtis
Directed By: Peter Kavanagh
Maz Curtis: Rusty Livingstone
Liz Curtis: Maggie McCarthy
Linda Mayhew: Catherine Clarke
Gordon Curtis: Henry Stamper
Joe Haley: Ian Thompson
PC Hoyle/First coster: Stephen Hattersley
Ambulance man/Second coster: Tim Reynolds

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