So Great A Crime

By David Gooderson

The suicide of Major-General Sir Hector Macdonald in 1903 provoked a storm of controversy.

Was he guilty of paedophilia? Or was he an innocent victim caught up in a web of lies and class prejudice? Based on the few known facts, David Gooderson's play weaves together fact and fiction to create the most likely scenario and thereby attempts to solve the mystery for the first time.

Hector MacDonald....Gary Lewis

Lord Roberts....Chris Briggs

Governor....John Rowe

Lady Ridgeway....Charlotte West-Oram

Hugh Phipps....Tom Roberts

Rev Neville Bayliss....Bertie Carvell

Vikram de Saram....Marcus Stephen Fernando

Christina MacDonald....Nicola Grier

Sergeant....Paul Wallis

Directed by Jenny Stephens

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By David Gooderson

The suicide of Major-General Sir Hector Macdonald in 1903 provoked a storm of controversy.

Was he guilty of paedophilia? Or was he an innocent victim caught up in a web of lies and class prejudice? Based on the few known facts, David Gooderson's play weaves together fact and fiction to create the most likely scenario and thereby attempts to solve the mystery for the first time.

Hector MacDonald....Gary Lewis

Lord Roberts....Chris Briggs

Governor....John Rowe

Lady Ridgeway....Charlotte West-Oram

Hugh Phipps....Tom Roberts

Rev Neville Bayliss....Bertie Carvell

Vikram de Saram....Marcus Stephen Fernando

Christina MacDonald....Nicola Grier

Sergeant....Paul Wallis

Directed by Jenny Stephens