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Great Expectations


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by CHARLES DICKENS , dramatised in 12 parts by James Andrew Hall
starring Gerry Sundquist as Pip
5: Pip has begun his new life. He has made a good friend, a dangerous enemy - and has had a strange encounter at the house of Mr Jaggers.
Music composed by PAUL READE
Subtitles on Ceefax page 170


Author: Charles Dickens
Dramatised by: James Andrew Hall
Music composed by: Paul Reade
Lighting: Peter Booth
Lighting: Bob Chaplin
Script Editor: Terrance Dicks
Designer: Michael Edwards
Producer: Barry Letts
Director: Julian Amyes
Pip: Gerry Sundquist
Miss Havisham: Joan Hickson
Mr Jaggers: Derek Francis
Joe Gargery: Phillip Joseph
Wemmick: Colin Jeavons
Herbert Pocket: Tim Munro
Trabb's boy: Colin Mayes
Orlick: Linal Haft
Estella: Sarah-Jane Varley
Jaggers client: Ray Faulkner
Jaggers client: Howard Attfield

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