Ian McKellen Stage
L to R: Sheila Keith, Gillian Martell, Ian McKellen, Georgine Anderson. 
<BR><BR><em>I have since seen a number of prestigious productions but these were the best trio of wives who discover they are not legally wed.</em>
Full Cast List
Written by J B Priestley
Directed by Brian Bell
Ian McKellen in the role of Fred Dyson
Belgrade Theatre, Coventry
18 September 1961 - 1 October 1961
CAST
Ruby Birtle
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Bridget Turner
Gerald Forbes
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Peter French
Mrs Northrop
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Joan Scott
Nancy Holmes
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Louise Harris
Fred Dyson
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Ian McKellen
Henry Ormonroyd
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Robert Gillespie
Alderman Joseph Helliwell
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Bernard Kilby
Maria Helliwell
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Gillian Martell
Councillor Albert Parker
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Denzel Ellis
Herbet Soppitt
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John Scarborough
Clara Soppitt
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Sheila Keith
Annie Parker
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Georgine Anderson
Lottie Grady
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Kristine Howarth
Rev. Clement Mercer
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Derek Newark