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BBC Programme Number: 49SX2628
Recorded on 1989-12-01
Producer: DEARMAN, Glyn
Notes: CAIRS 492628
SBH:THE BEAUX' STRATAGEM: The restoration comedy by George Farquhar. A production to celebrate 50 years of the Radio Drama Company, of which all the cast are members at the time of recording. With Simon Treves, Dale Rapley, Tara Dominick, David King and Margaret Courtenay. Music composed and played by Terence Allbright. Produced by Glyn Dearman.
OTN:SLN948/89DA6492 TXN/TDT:R4 19-Feb-1990 ANT:Op and Cl
19 Feb 1990 00:00-00:00 (RADIO 4)
Geoffrey Whitehead (Actor)
Brian Miller (Actor)
Alice Arnold (Actor)
John Moffatt (Actor)
Donald Gee (Actor)
David King (Actor)
Christopher Good (Actor)
Elizabeth Mansfield (Actor)
Simon Treves (Actor)
Anna Cropper (Actor)
Vincent Brimble (Actor)
Paul Downing (Actor)
David Goudge (Actor)
Tara Dominick (Actor)
Dale Rapley (Actor)
Sue Broomfield (Actor)
Margaret Courtenay (Actor)
George Farquhar (Author)
Terence Allbright (Composer)
Glyn Dearman (Producer)
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George Farquhar's Restoration comedy in which two penniless beaux flee LONDON society for the countryside and evolve a stratagem for each to ensnare a wife of fortune and beauty.
Archer, a beau....Jasper Britton
Aimwell, another beau....Alex Jennings
Count Bellair....Anthony Jackson
Boniface, a Landlord....Anthony Jackson
Cherry, his daughter....Teresa Gallagher
A countrywoman....Teresa Gallagher
Squire Sullen....Mark Straker
Scrub, his servant....Giles Fagan
Mrs Sullen, his wife....Zoë Waites
Gypsy, her servant....FRANCEs Jeater
Lady Bountiful....FRANCEs Jeater
Dorinda, her daughter....Sophie Thompson
Foigard, a priest....Nigel Anthony
Gibbet, a highwayman....Timothy Bentinck
Sir Charles Freeman....Timothy Bentinck
Adapted and directed by John Tydeman.
Produced by Nicolas Soames.
Lichfield 1707 - two rakes arrive from London in search of a fortune.
George Farquhar's restoration comedy with Dale Rapley.