Self-control

By Mary Brunton.

Dramatised in ten parts by Gerda Stevenson.

Romantic drama set in Perthshire and LONDON.

Brunton was a Scottish novelist much admired by Jane Austen, and Self-Control, first published in 1810, deals with similar scenes to Sense And Sensibility.

Laura Montreville is loved by two men, a reckless libertine and a dignified but reserved landowner.

In a world where polite society and sexual hypocrisy rub shoulders easily, can she choose wisely between passion and virtue?

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By Mary Brunton.

Dramatised in ten parts by Gerda Stevenson.

Romantic drama set in Perthshire and LONDON.

Brunton was a Scottish novelist much admired by Jane Austen, and Self-Control, first published in 1810, deals with similar scenes to Sense And Sensibility.

Laura Montreville is loved by two men, a reckless libertine and a dignified but reserved landowner.

In a world where polite society and sexual hypocrisy rub shoulders easily, can she choose wisely between passion and virtue?Colonel Hargrave's sexual advances are too much for Laura, and she places her suitor on a two year probation.

Narrator....Maureen Beattie Laura....Gerda Stevenson Montreville....Bernard Horsfall Mrs Douglas....Phyllida Law Hargrave....Andrew Wincott De Courcy....Tom Goodman-hill Lady Pelham....Barbara Leigh-Hunt Harriet....Tracy-ann Oberman Jeannie....Colette O'neil Warren....Thomas Arnold Wilkins....David Timson Robert....Stuart Mcgugan Mary....Emma Woolliams Other parts played by members of the cast.

Directed by Bruce Young

  • narrator....maureen beattie laura....gerda stevenson montreville....bernard horsfall mrs douglas....Phyllida Law hargrave....andrew wincott de courcy....Tom Goodman-hill lady pelham....barbara leigh-hunt harriet....Tracy-ann Oberman jeannie....Colette O'neil warren....thomas arnold wilkins....david timson robert....stuart mcgugan mary....Emma Woolliams other parts played by members of the cast.

    directed by Bruce Young

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    Laura's skills as a painter are praised by a LONDON artist, but her father receives terrible news about her investments.

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    Laura and her father travel to LONDON in search of their lost annuity, and meet a man who talks like a parrot, dresses like a monkey, and smells like a civet-cat.

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    "Gerda Stevenson's dramatisation of Mary Brunton's novel, first published in 1810.

    Hargrave pursues Laura from Perthshire to LONDON where she meets a new admirer.

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    By Mary Brunton.

    Laura's father is ill, their money is running out and Hargrave is growing desperate.

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    Self-Control: Dramatised in ten parts by Gerda Stevenson.

    Romantic drama set in Perthshire and LONDON.

    Brunton was a Scottish novelist much admired by Jane Austen, and Self-Control, first published in 1810, deals with similar scenes to Sense And Sensibility.

    Laura Montreville is loved by two men, a reckless libertine and a dignified but reserved landowner.

    In a world where polite society and sexual hypocrisy rub shoulders easily, can she choose wisely between passion and virtue? Part Six: After her father's death, Laura, now penniless, is taken in by her aunt, Lady Pelham.

    Narrator....Maureen Beattie Laura....Gerda Stevenson Montreville....Bernard Horsfall Mrs Douglas....Phyllida Law Hargrave....Andrew Wincott De Courcy....Tom Goodman-hill Lady Pelham....Barbara Leigh-Hunt Harriet....Tracy-ann Oberman Jeannie....Colette O'neil Warren....Thomas Arnold Wilkins....David Timson Robert....Stuart Mcgugan Mary....Emma Woolliams Other parts played by members of the cast.

    Directed by Bruce Young

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    Self-Control: Part Seven: De Courcy has fallen completely for Laura but fears that she still loves Hargrave.

    Narrator....Maureen Beattie Laura....Gerda Stevenson Montreville....Bernard Horsfall Mrs Douglas....Phyllida Law Hargrave....Andrew Wincott De Courcy....Tom Goodman-hill Lady Pelham....Barbara Leigh-Hunt Harriet....Tracy-ann Oberman Jeannie....Colette O'neil Warren....Thomas Arnold Wilkins....David Timson Robert....Stuart Mcgugan Mary....Emma Woolliams Other parts played by members of the cast.

    Directed by Bruce Young.

  • narrator....maureen beattie laura....gerda stevenson montreville....bernard horsfall mrs douglas....Phyllida Law hargrave....andrew wincott de courcy....Tom Goodman-hill lady pelham....barbara leigh-hunt harriet....Tracy-ann Oberman jeannie....Colette O'neil warren....thomas arnold wilkins....david timson robert....stuart mcgugan mary....Emma Woolliams other parts played by members of the cast

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    Could the polite DeCourcy have seduced one of his servants?

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    Laura's marriage plans are violently overturned.

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    Laura stands to inherit a fortune if she agrees to marry Hargrave.

    Narrator....Maureen Beattie Laura....Gerda Stevenson Montreville....Bernard Horsfall Mrs Douglas....Phyllida Law Hargrave....Andrew Wincott De Courcy....Tom Goodman-hill Lady Pelham....Barbara Leigh-Hunt Harriet....Tracy-ann Oberman Jeannie....Colette O'neil Warren....Thomas Arnold Wilkins....David Timson Robert....Stuart Mcgugan Mary....Emma Woolliams Other parts played by members of the cast.

    Directed by Bruce Young

  • narrator....maureen beattie laura....gerda stevenson montreville....bernard horsfall mrs douglas....Phyllida Law hargrave....andrew wincott de courcy....Tom Goodman-hill lady pelham....barbara leigh-hunt harriet....Tracy-ann Oberman jeannie....Colette O'neil warren....thomas arnold wilkins....david timson robert....stuart mcgugan mary....Emma Woolliams other parts played by members of the cast.

    directed by Bruce Young