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A satirical comedy about pseudo-democracy by the Rumanian dramatist I. L. Caragiale translated by FRIDA KNIGHT
Adapted for radio and produced by R. D. SMITH
Cast in order of speaking:
Other Parts played byGordon
Lynn Carson , Margaret Gordon Daphne Jonason. Isabel Rennie
A. L. Lloyd and members of the BBC Drama Repertory Company
Music selected by A. L. Lloyd
Newton Blick broadcasts by permission of the Governors of the Royal Shakespeare Company Second broadcast
A gramophone record of music by Schumann and Brahms Slayed by Moura Lympany (piano)


Dramatist: I. L. Caragiale
Translated By: Frida Knight
Produced By: R. D. Smith
Played Bygordon: Lynn Carson
Played Bygordon: Margaret Gordon
Played Bygordon: Daphne Jonason.
Played Bygordon: Isabel Rennie
Unknown: A. L. Lloyd
Unknown: A. L. Lloyd
Unknown: Newton Blick
Piano: Moura Lympany
Tipatescu, the Prefect: David March
Ghitsa Pristanda Superinten dent of Police: Newton Blick
Trahanache, the Mayor: Ralph Truman
Zoe, his wife: Gudrun Ure
Right-wing politicians: Branzovanescu: Norman Wynne
Right-wing politicians: Farfuridi: Felix Felton
Drunken citizen: Harry Locke
Catzavencu,an ambitious radical: Peter Claughton
Teachers: Ionescu: Keith Williams
Teachers: Popescu: John Dearth
Agamitza Dandanache, anaristocrat: James Thomason




Piano: Franz Reizenstein

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