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The Sailor's Wife and The Widower's Comedy


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by Gil Vicente
Translated by Jill Booty
'The Sailor's Wife
'The Widower's Comedy
Other parts played by members of the BBC Drama Repertory Company
John Williams (guitar)
Production by Michael Bakewell


Unknown: Gil Vicente
Translated By: Jill Booty
Guitar: John Williams
Production By: Michael Bakewell
The Maid: Dorothy Holmes-Gore
The Mistress: Janette Richer
The Spaniard: Tony Church
Lemos: John Graham
The Master: Godfrey Kenton
The Widower: Kynaston Reeves
The Priest: Howieson Culff
Paula: Wendy Gifford
The Friend: Leigh Crutchley
Melicia: Jill Booty
Don Rosvel: Bernard Brown
Don Gilberto: John Bennett

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