Fact And Fancy 3 - Virtuoso


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Adapted and dramatised by A. R. RAWLINSON from

The Diarv of SAMUEL PEPYS with Derek Smith as Pepys Elizabeth Proud Terence Longdon

Samuel Pepys is elected to the position of ' Virtuoso ' in the new Royal Society. But 1664 is a troubled year: he has to deal with the Dutch sailing up the Medway. and the Plague.

Produced by KEITH Williams

A series of four inventions ba"sed on well-known themes of literature or history.

Clock.' Looted in the Franco-Prussian War. the clock takes a subtle revenge on its German captors.


Dramatised By: A. R. Rawlinson

Unknown: Samuel Pepys

Unknown: Derek Smith

Unknown: Pepys Elizabeth Proud

Unknown: Terence Longdon

Elizabeth Pepys: Elizabeth Proud

Will Hewer: Christopher Bidmead

Cook-maid: Marjorie Westbury

Lord Brounkerl: Alan Dudley

Watchman: Alan Dudley

King Charles: John Justin

Duke of York: Ian Thompson

Lord Sandwich: Terence Longdon

Mercer: Marjorie Westbury

Barbara Castlemaine: Rosalind Shanks

Coachman: Ronald Herdman