The Cry Hungary

By Paul Viragh

The playwright draws on his own family's experiences in his drama Cry Hungary.

In October 1956, thousands of Hungarians rise up against the oppressive Soviet-backed government.

Peter, a chosen son of the working classes, arrives in Budapest to study at the university.

He falls in love with Eva, a committed communist.

When Peter becomes involved in the demonstrations, Eva finds her loyalties severely tested.

Peter Kovacs....Lee Ingleby

Eva Toth....Naomi Frederick

Janos....Christopher Fox

Imre Toth....Larry Lamb

Szentendy....Mark Straker

Istvan....Joseph Kloska

AVO Officer....Sam Dale

AVO Sergeant....Paul Richard Biggin

Boy....Emma Noakes

Director Toby Swift.

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By Paul Viragh

The playwright draws on his own family's experiences in his drama Cry Hungary.

In October 1956, thousands of Hungarians rise up against the oppressive Soviet-backed government.

Peter, a chosen son of the working classes, arrives in Budapest to study at the university.

He falls in love with Eva, a committed communist.

When Peter becomes involved in the demonstrations, Eva finds her loyalties severely tested.

Peter Kovacs....Lee Ingleby

Eva Toth....Naomi Frederick

Janos....Christopher Fox

Imre Toth....Larry Lamb

Szentendy....Mark Straker

Istvan....Joseph Kloska

AVO Officer....Sam Dale

AVO Sergeant....Paul Richard Biggin

Boy....Emma Noakes

Director Toby Swift.