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: A Month in the Country

A Comedy by Ivan Turgenev.
Adapted into English by Emlyn Williams.
(Second performance: for details see Sunday, 8.30)
(to 16.30)


Author: Ivan Turgenev
Adapted into English by: Emlyn Williams

: Scandal at Court

A Play in a Prologue and three Acts by Graham Rawson.
The action takes place at Potsdam and Mont Bijou in the year 1774.


Writer: Graham Rawson
Settings: James Bould
Producer: Fred O'Donovan
Frederick the Great: Henry Oscar
Prince August: Alan Judd
Princess Ulrica: Sally Rogers
Princess Amelia: Mary Jones
Baroness Blaspiel: Netta Westcott
Franzisca von Bredow: Flora Britten
Marie von Forster: Irmgard Spoliansky
Baron de Rudenschold: Milton Rosmer
Baron von der Trenck: Graeme Muir
An Officer of the King's Bodyguard: Noel Dainton
Comet Eugen von Horst: Brian Oulton
Count Otto Stumm: Anthony Drake
Eichel: Richard Shayne
Count von Podewils: Oliver Johnston
Field-Marshal Schwerin: James Raglan
Chamberlain at Mont Bijou: Sidney Monckton
Soldiers: Alan Dalton
Soldiers: John Russell Thompson
Soldiers: John Cronin
Servants: James Gilbert
Servants: Geoffrey Barfoot
Servants: George Kay

: News

(sound only)
(to 22.15)

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