The Astounding Joseph Darby

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19910704Are you now or have you ever been able to do a six-foot high jump - without a run-up? Or a 13-foot long jump - without a run-up - backwards? John Edgar 's play tells the true story of a celebrated Black Country hero - the Spring Jump Champion of the World.

Director Nigel Bryant

Contributors

Unknown: John Edgar

Director: Nigel Bryant

Young Joe: Alex Jones

Sarah: Kimberly Hope

Old Joe: Gerry Hinks

Norah: Sheila Kelley

George/Hartshorme: Richard Avery

Abraham: Kim Durham

Joe's mother: Jenny Ashfield

Payne: Philip Weaver

Hughes: Simon Carter

Fillingham: Steven Granville

John Taylor: Jonathan Wyatt

Alderman Walker/Higgins: Geoffrey Banks

19920723John Edgar 's play tells the true story of a celebrated Black Country hero - the Spring Jump Champion of the World.

Director Nigel Bryant Stereo