Investigating Mr Thomas

Based on a true story, Rob Gittins's play draws on archive material.

When Time Magazine printed a warts-and-all article about Dylan Thomas in 1953, the poet sued them for libel.

Needing to gather more evidence, the magazine hired a private detective to shadow Thomas in New York.

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Based on a true story, Rob Gittins's play draws on archive material.

When Time Magazine printed a warts-and-all article about Dylan Thomas in 1953, the poet sued them for libel.

Needing to gather more evidence, the magazine hired a private detective to shadow Thomas in New York.

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Based on a true story, Rob Gittins's play draws on archive material.

When Time magazine printed a warts-and-all article about Dylan Thomas in 1953, the poet sued them for libel.

Needing to gather more evidence, the magazine hired a private detective to shadow Thomas in New York.

Detective....Trevor White

Editor....Doug Ballard

Beth....Genevieve Adam

Nora....Laurel Lefkow

Taxi Driver....Rhys Parry Jones

Guard....Richard Elfyn.

By Rob Gittins.

Dylan Thomas sued Time magazine over an article about him in 1953.