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Dombey and Son


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11/20. Harriet Carker appeals to her brother's better nature. By Charles Dickens , adapted by Mike Walker.
Additional characters played by Ben Crowe.
Judith Jones and Lloyd Thomas Music by Nicolai Abrahamsen Producers/Directors Jessica Dromgoole and Jeremy Mortimer


Unknown: Harriet Carker
Unknown: Charles Dickens
Adapted By: Mike Walker.
Played By: Ben Crowe.
Played By: Judith Jones
Music By: Nicolai Abrahamsen
Directors: Jessica Dromgoole
Directors: Jeremy Mortimer
Charles Dickens: Alex Jennings
Dombey: Robert Glenister
Florence: Abigail Hollick
Edith: Helen Schlesinger
Mr Carker: Adrian Lukis
Capt Cuttle: Trevor Peacock
Mrs Brown: Geraldine James
Mrs Skewton: Fenella Fielding
Alice: Claire Rushbrook
Feenix: Bertie Carvel
Susan: Nadine Marshall
Harriet: Katy Cavanagh
Toots: Sam Pamphilon

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