Phaedra Britannica (1975)

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9 September 1975
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Tony Harrison's play Phaedra Britannica draws on Racine's Phèdre.
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Information related to this production

Person Role Notes
Ishaq Bux Actor Chuprassie
John Dexter Director
Robert Eddison Actor Burleigh
Michael Gough Actor Governor
Illona Linthwaite Actor Tara
Tanya Moiseiwitsch Designer
Diana Quick Actor Lilamani
Diana Rigg Actor Memsahib
Alaknanda Samarth Actor Ayah
Daniel Thorndike Actor ADC
David Yelland Actor Thomas Theophilus
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Old Vic (London, Greater London, England)
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Theatre Works, 1973-1985 Book library cast 70; text 71-124
Tanya Moiseiwitsch Obituary Newspaper cutting archive
Plays Two: The Misanthrope; Phaedra Britannica; The Prince's Play Book library cast 139; text 141ff.
Phaedra Britannica Programme archive
Phaedra Britannica programme Programme archive

How to cite this production

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