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The Browning Version


Terence Rattigan

Produced by Alastair Bannerman

17th - 20th December, 1952

Produced as a double bill along with Harlequinade.

The Browning Version concerns the life of Andrew Crocker-Harris, a classics schoolmaster at a British public school. Andrew is disliked by his unfaithful wife Millie, his colleagues, and his students. Rattigan based the character and the story of The Browning Version on a classics master he had at school as a student.

John Taplow David Watson
Frank Hunter Cedric Keen
Millie Crocker-Harris Thelma Skermer
Andrew Crocker-Harris Frank Savaage
Dr Frobisher L P Samuels
Peter Gilbert Peter Broomhead
Mrs Gilbert Pamela Pratt
Stage Manager Donald Pearse
Assistant Stage Manager Donald Aston
Lighting John Guinan
Property Mistress Kathleen Aston
Pat Richardson
Wardrobe Mistress Clelia Dixon
Joan Guinan
Make Up Artiste Catherine Glancey
Sound Effects Reginald Dodd
Set Design and execution The Green Room
House Manager S Rhodes
Deputy House Manager G R B Dixon
Interval Music Kathleen McGhie
Joan Willcock
Laurence Povall
Lighting equipment by STRAND ELECTRIC and The Green Room
Furniture supplied by GIMBERT'S OF PRESTWICH
Telephone kindly lent by THE GPO
Cigarettes by SOBRANIE LTD