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The Afternoon PlayChristmas Holiday


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by SOMERSET MAUGHAM dramatised by JEFFREY SEGAL with 'By God, what a time I am going to have,' thinks Charley when at Christmas 1938 he goes to Paris to visit his old schoolfriend Simon.
As ignorant of the storm clouds lowering over Europe as he is of any world outside his own comfortable, cultured middle-class English background,
Charley does not have quite the Christmas that he expected.
MARY NASH (piano)
Directed by GRAHAM GAULD Stereo


Unknown: Somerset Maugham
Dramatised By: Jeffrey Segal
Piano: Mary Nash
Directed By: Graham Gauld
Charley Mason: Peter Rumney
Lydia Berger: Elizabeth Lindsay
Simon Fenimore: Anthony Daniels
Venetia Mason: Monica Grey
Leslie Mason: Jeffrey Segal
Patsy Mason: Jenny Funnell
Mile Ernestine: Carole Boyd
Mme Berger: Mary Wimbush
Robert Berger: George Parsons
Hotel manager: Richard Durden
Detective: David Goodland

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The Afternoon PlayChristmas Holiday

BBC Radio 4 FM, 28 December 1986 15.00

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