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Curtain Up! 'JACK STRAW


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" by W. Somerset Maugham
Adapted by Felix Felton
Characters in order of speaking:
Produced by Archie Campbell


Unknown: W. Somerset Maugham
Adapted By: Felix Felton
Produced By: Archie Campbell
Narrator: Laidman Browrte
Lady Wanley: Marie Lolir
Ambrose Holland: Michael Anthony
Jack Straw: Jack Hulbert
Rosie Abbott: Rosamund Greenwood
Horton Withers: Charles Maunsell
Mrs Withers: Janet Burnell
Rev Lewis Abbott: Aubrey Richards
Count Adrian von Bremer: John Turnbull
Mrs Parker-Jennings: Ruth Mail Land
Mr Parker-Jennings: George Merritt
Ethel: Patricia Field
Vincent: Brian Oulton
Lord Serlo: Richard Hurndall

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Curtain Up! 'JACK STRAW

Light Programme, 13 February 1952 20.00

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