Saturday-night Theatre The Leader Of The House


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by NIGEL BALCHIN with Michael Hordern and Coral Browne

The Prime Minister is unmarried - but not for long. Once he has a wife, who then will be the leader of the house? Place: No 10, Downing Street. Time: Any time but the present.

Produced bv JOHN TYDEMAN (Repeated: Monday, 3.0 pm)

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Unknown: Nigel Balchin

Unknown: Michael Hordern

Unknown: Coral Browne

Unknown: John Tydeman

James Rice, the Prime Minister: Michael Hordern

Carol Lindsay: Coral Browne

Freda Rice: Margot Boyd

Lord President of the Council: Simon Lack

Mr Boumphrey, the Foreign Secretary: Felix Felton

Roderick Simmons: Peter Tuddenham

Janet Parkes: Sonia Fraser

Mr Amesbury: Lockwood West

Lord Pyne: Rolf Lefebvre

Count Rudolph de Walem: Andrew Sachs

First Lord: Geoffrey Wincott

Party Chairman: John Bryning

Chancellor of the Exchequer: Gerald Cross

Marshall, the butler: Clifford Norgate