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The Saturday Play: Playing with Fire


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by David Edgar
Produced at the National Theatre, London, in 2005, this play is set against the background of a riot in the fictional northern town of Wyverdale in the early part of this decade. A powerful political and personal drama in a new radio version by playwright David Edgar.


Author/Adapted by: David Edgar
Producer/Director: Peter Leslie Wild
Alex Russell: Emma Fielding
George Aldred: David Troughton
Frank Wilkins: Geoffrey Whitehead
Riaz Rafique: Paul Bhattacharjee
Anwar Hafiz: Pal Aron
Arthur Barraclough: David Fleeshman
Jack Ross: David Bannerman
Joan Cummings: Marian Kemmer
Shirley Honeywell: Fiona Clarke
Les Slater: Peter Meakin
Stephen Croft: Sam Dale
Ricks: Graham Padden
Lord Stanley: Robert Lister
Counsel: Susan Brown
Leena Harvey-Wells: Souad Faress
Shaz: Bethan Walker

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The Saturday Play: Playing with Fire

BBC Radio 4 FM, 27 January 2007 14.30

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