The Siege Of Krishnapur

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01* *2009051020090516

Dramatisation by Shelagh Stephenson of the novel by JG Farrell.

It is 1857 and British rule in India is under threat.

At first the colonists are confident that their 'superior culture' will prevail, but as the Indian mutineers show their metal, the Collector of Krishnapur is forced to reconsider.

Hopkins, The Collector....Alex Jennings

Fluery....Ben Askew

Prince Hari....Shiv Grewal

Harry Dunstaple....Matt Addis

Louise Dunstaple....Jasmine Hyde

Dr Dunstaple....Malcolm Tierney

Mrs Dunstaple....Caroline Guthrie

Willoughby....Sam Dale

Miriam....Janice Acquah

Dr MacNab....Stephen Hogan

The Padre

02 LAST*2009052320090517

Dramatisation by Shelagh Stephenson of the novel by JG Farrell.

It is 1857 and British rule in India is under siege.

A series of attacks has all but destroyed the Residency at Krishnapur.

Now swamped with squabbling civilians, the Collector is unsure how much longer his defences can hold out.

Hopkins, The Collector....Alex Jennings

Fluery....Ben Askew

Prince Hari....Shiv Grewal

Harry Dunstaple....Matt Addis

Louise Dunstaple....Jasmine Hyde

Dr Dunstaple....Malcolm Tierney

Mrs Dunstaple....Caroline Guthrie

Willoughby....Sam Dale

Miriam....Janice Acquah

Dr MacNab....Stephen Hogan

The Padre

Swamped with civilians, the Collector is unsure how much longer his defences can hold out.