Playing With Fire [drama By David Edgar]

By David Edgar.

Originally produced at the National Theatre in 2005, Edgar's play is set against the background of a riot in the fictional northern town of Wyverdale, in the early part of this decade.

In a new version for radio, Edgar offers a powerful combination of political and personal drama.

Alex Russell....Emma Fielding

George Aldred....David Troughton

Frank Wilkins....Geoffrey Whitehead

Riaz Rafique....Paul Bhattacharjee

Anwar Hafiz....Pal Aron

Arthur Barraclough....David Fleeshman

Jack Ross....David Bannerman

Joan Cummings....Marian Kemmer

Shirley Honeywell....Fiona Clarke

Les Slater....Peter Meakin

Stephen Croft....Sam Dale

Ricks....Graham Padden

Lord Stanley....Robert Lister

Counsel....Susan Brown

Leena Harvey-Wells....Souad Faress

Shaz....Bethan Walker

Director Peter Leslie Wild

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By David Edgar.

Originally produced at the National Theatre in 2005, Edgar's play is set against the background of a riot in the fictional northern town of Wyverdale, in the early part of this decade.

In a new version for radio, Edgar offers a powerful combination of political and personal drama.

Alex Russell....Emma Fielding

George Aldred....David Troughton

Frank Wilkins....Geoffrey Whitehead

Riaz Rafique....Paul Bhattacharjee

Anwar Hafiz....Pal Aron

Arthur Barraclough....David Fleeshman

Jack Ross....David Bannerman

Joan Cummings....Marian Kemmer

Shirley Honeywell....Fiona Clarke

Les Slater....Peter Meakin

Stephen Croft....Sam Dale

Ricks....Graham Padden

Lord Stanley....Robert Lister

Counsel....Susan Brown

Leena Harvey-Wells....Souad Faress

Shaz....Bethan Walker

Director Peter Leslie WildPowerful combination of political and personal drama, set against the background of a riot in the fictional northern town of Wyverdale.

Political and personal drama, set against the background of a riot in a northern town.