Serjeant Musgrave's Dance

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20031214

by John Arden Four soldiers arrive in a strike-bound mining town intent on convincing its inhabitants that the violence and killing being perpetrated across the colonies in their name is wrong.

John Arden's anti-war classic, set late in the 19th Century, was first staged at the Royal Court in 1959.

This is a new production for radio.

Serjeant Musgrave....Iain Glen Hurst....Shaun Dooley Attercliffe....Paul Copley Sparky....Edward Hogg Mrs Hitchcock....Carolyn Pickles Walsh (Earnest Collier)....James Weaver Bargee....Roger Walker Annie....Katy Cavanagh Mayor....John Banks Constable....Paul Rider Parson....Jeremy Swift Pugnacious Collier....John Davitt Slow Collier....Nick Malinowski Original music by Simon Fraser Directed by Toby Swift

20031214

by John Arden Four soldiers arrive in a strike-bound mining town intent on convincing its inhabitants that the violence and killing being perpetrated across the colonies in their name is wrong.

John Arden's anti-war classic, set late in the 19th Century, was first staged at the Royal Court in 1959.

This is a new production for radio.

Serjeant Musgrave....Iain Glen Hurst....Shaun Dooley Attercliffe....Paul Copley Sparky....Edward Hogg Mrs Hitchcock....Carolyn Pickles Walsh (Earnest Collier)....James Weaver Bargee....Roger Walker Annie....Katy Cavanagh Mayor....John Banks Constable....Paul Rider Parson....Jeremy Swift Pugnacious Collier....John Davitt Slow Collier....Nick Malinowski Original music by Simon Fraser Directed by Toby Swift