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The Shifting Heart


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by Richard Beynon adapted for radio by Roger Pine
with Joss Ackland, Miriam Margolyes, Jane Wenham, Alan White
'Juss now you hate me, because once I say you our son, too. And that you don't like, 'cos you don'want no wop for father, uh? No dirty dago.'
Collingwood, Australia.
(Jane Wenham is in 'The Italian Girl' at Wyndham's Theatre, London)


Author: Richard Beynon
Adapted for radio by: Roger Pine
Producer: Ronald Mason
Harmonica: Alfie Kahn
Leila: Gwenda Wilson
Poppa Bianchi: Joss Ackland
Gino Bianchi: Paul Grist
Momma Bianchi: Miriam Margolyes
Clarry: Alan White
Maria: Jane Wenham
Donny: Anthony Jackson
Det-Sgt Lukie: Brian Anderson

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