No One Writes To The Colonel

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By Gabriel Garcia Marquez, dramatised by Les Smith.

In a Latin American country under a military dictatorship, the Colonel, now in his seventies, awaits with dignity his long-promised pension.

Meeting the mail boat every week in anticipation, he is repeatedly disappointed.

With Peter Copley, Avril Elgar and Tom Farrelly.

Director Kay Patrick.

1998080919980822

By Gabriel Garcia Marquez, dramatised by Les Smith.

In a Latin American country under a military dictatorship, the Colonel, now in his seventies, awaits with dignity his long-promised pension.

Meeting the mail boat every week in anticipation, he is repeatedly disappointed.

With Peter Copley, Avril Elgar and Tom Farrelly.

Director Kay Patrick.

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