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A comedy of the nineteen-twenties by Aldous Huxley
Dramatised for radio by Lance Sieveking
My men like satyrs grazing on the lawns
Shall with their goat-feet dance the antic hay ' (Marlowe)
Characters in order of speaking:
Pianist. Josephine Lee
Produced by Donald McWhinnie
The Rev Pelvey, a headmaster:
Theodore Gumbril, a schoolmaster:
Appleyard, his colleague:
Myra Viveash, a wealthy widow:
Gumbril Senior, Theodore's father:
Porteous a friend:
Bojanus, a tailor:
Casimir Lypiatt, an artist:
Mercaptan, a critic:
Shearwater, a scientist:
Coleman, an eccentric:
ZoS, his woman:
Bruin Opps, a man about town:
Milly, a homeless Cockney:
Boldero, a financier:
Agatha Lemon Rosie's aunt:
Rosie, a sweet young thing:
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