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L to R: Ian Thompson, Gawn Grainger, Colin Kaye, Brendan Barry, Ian de Voy, Patrick OConnell, Ian McKellen, Roderick Horn, Clive Graham, Jonathan Meddings,
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Written by Jean Anouilh, translated by Lucienne Hill
Directed by Robert Chetwyn
Ian McKellen in the role of Gilbert Folliot, Bishop of London / First Baron
Arts Theatre, Ipswich, Suffolk
11 September 1962 - 22 September 1962

Words from Ian McKellen

"I also met Nick Barter- Spencer (later head of Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London), Kerry Crabbe (who became a theatre agent), Clive Graham ('Ennerdale Farm' regular for Yorkshire Television), Helen Ryan (who was famous as BBC TV's 'Queen Alexandra')."
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First time working with Robert Chetwyn, later to direct HAMLET and BENT.