by August Strindberg; translated by Michael Meyer
Tower Theatre, Canonbury
April 7 - 15, 1967

  One of two short Strindberg plays presented together,
the other being Playing with Fire


The Gentleman, a retired civil servant Walter Kennedy
The Brother, a ConsulHarold Mellor
Strong, a café ownerColin Ley
Agnes, his daughterCaroline Howard
Louise, a cousin of the gentlemanChristina Shand
Gerda, his former wifeAnna Young
Fischer, Gerda's new husbandClifford Snell
A DraymanDavid Goldman
the MilkmaidLaurie Hoskins
The IcemanPaul Sonkkila
The PostmanTimothy Baldwin
The LamplighterRoger Southorn


Production Team
Director : David Hanson
Set Design : Matthew English
Lighting Design : David Cowburn

Stage Manager : Pat Gunn
ASMs : Rosaleen Scott, Barbara Waddell, Judith Stark, John Russell, Hazel Shipley-Headley, Maggie Campbell, David Roberts, Hazel Sharples
Set construction : Wheldon Wright, Peter Hebbes, Stanley Moles, Peter Edwards