Ian McKellen Stage
 L to R: Bridget Turner, John Scarborough, Ian McKellen, Kristine Howarth.<BR><BR><em>I played the ancient butler (Tredwell) with hesitant gait and powdered hair.</em>
Full Cast List
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Midnight Matinee
Written by Agatha Christie
Directed by Brian Bell
Ian McKellen in the role of Tredwell (the butler)
Belgrade Theatre, Coventry
16 October 1961 - 29 October 1961
CAST
Tredwell (the butler)
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Ian McKellen
Lucia Amory (Richard's wife)
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Kristine Howarth
Miss Caroline Amory (Sir Claud Amory's sister)
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Sheila Keith
Richard Amory (his son)
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Peter French
Barbara Amory (his niece)
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Bridget Turner
Edward Raynor (his secretary)
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John Scarborough
Dr. Carelli
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Robert Gillespie
Sir Claud Amory
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Derek Newark
Hercule Poirot
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Bernard Kilby
Captain Arthur Hastings, O.B.E.
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Ronald Magill
Inspector Japp
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Brian Bell
Johnson (a constable)
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Patrick Chapman