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'The Pyramid'
A Play for Broadcasting by Norman Edwards
Characters in order of speaking: [see below]
The Action takes place inside one of the Pyramids

'A Visitor from Down Under'
A Play from the Short Story by L.P. Hartley in 'The Killing Bottle'
Characters: [see below]
The Action takes place in London on Christmas Eve
Adapted for broadcasting and produced by C. Denis Freeman and M.H. Allen

(Daventry National Programme)


Writer (The Pyramid):
Norman Edwards
Producer (The Pyramid):
Robin Whitworth
An Arab Guide:
Hector Abbas
Miss Sadie Vane:
Peggy Baulch
Lady Ware:
Gladys Young
Sir George Ware:
Louis Goodrich
Major Harvey:
Cyril Nash
Hon. Reggie Ongar:
Charles H. Mason
Miss Cryel:
Dorothy Holmes-Gore
Mrs. Harvey:
Ruth Anderson
A Voice:
Geoffrey Lovatt
Author (A Visitor from Down Under):
L. P. Hartley
Adapted by/Producer (A Visitor from Down Under):
C. Denis Freeman
Adapted by/Producer (A Visitor from Down Under):
M.H. Allen
Mr. Rumbold:
Cyril Nash
Mr. Rossall of Roasalt's Hotel:
Cecil Trouncer
Mrs. Rossall:
Billie Sinclair
Clutsam, the head waiter:
Eliot Makeham
The Night Porter:
Philip Godfrey
The Stranger:
Ronald Simpson
Bus Conductor:
Arthur Clay
Taxi Driver:
Philip Godfrey
Announcer's Voice:
Derek McCulloch
Children's Voices:
Joan Hare
Children's Voices:
Anne Trevor
Children's Voices:
Charles Hawtrey

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This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More