Government Inspector, The [adapted By Alistair Beaton]

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Written by Nikolai Gogol and translated by Alistair Beaton.

Gogol's landmark 19th-century satire on corruption and sleaze in which a penniless clerk is mistaken for a government official by a corrupt town council.

Khlestakov....Toby Jones

  • abdulin....Jonathan Tafler
  • anna....Frances Barber
  • avdotya....lizzie watts.

    gogol's satire on corruption and sleaze, starring Toby Jones and paul ritter

  • bobchinsky....Mark Heap
  • constable....benjamin askew
  • dobchinsky....Sean Foley
  • doctor (german)....Matt Addis
  • education director....Jeremy Swift
  • gendarme....Russell Tovey
  • health commissioner....Malcolm Tierney
  • khlopov's wife....Janice Acquah
  • korobkin's wife....lizzie watts.

    gogol's satire on corruption and sleaze, starring Toby Jones and paul ritter

  • korobkin....Stephen Hogan
  • liuliukov....Jonathan Tafler
  • locksmith's wife....Janice Acquah
  • magistrate's wife....caroline guthrie
  • magistrate....Stephen Critchlow
  • marya....Daisy Haggard
  • mishka....benjamin askew
  • osip....Russell Tovey
  • postmaster....Paul Rider
  • ratakovsky....Matt Addis
  • shopkeeper 1....benjamin askew
  • shopkeeper 2....Paul Rider
  • shopkeeper 3....Stephen Hogan
  • superintendent....Stephen Hogan
  • the mayor....paul ritter
  • waiter....Matt Addis
  • widow....caroline guthrie