Playhouse: London Assurance


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In Boucicault's comedy of manners, the year is 1840 and the vain and ageing peacock Sir Harcourt Courtly is preening himself for his conquest of young Grace Harkaway. But his son Charles, a roguish young buck, has his eye on the same prey.

Adapted and directed by Sue Wilson

[R4 BD=19931204]

Unknown: Sir Harcourt Courtly

Unknown: Grace Harkaway.

Directed By: Sue Wilson

Sir Harcourt Courtly: Daniel Massey

Lady Gay Spanker: Elizabeth Spriggs

Max Harkaway: Paul Daneman

Grace Harkaway: Samantha Bond

Charles Courtly: Reece Dinsdale

Mark Meddle: Trevor Peacock

Dazzle: Jeremy Northam

Adolphus Spanker: David King

Corf: Nigel Carrington

Pert: Susan Sheridan

Martin: Nicholas Murchie

James: Matthew Sim

Solomon Isaacs: Peter Penry-Jones

Sir Charles Crawford: Sir Michael Hordern

Stage Manager: Ronald Herdman