On Approval
by William Lonsdale
5th - 12th October 1996
~ Directed by Susan Hitch ~

Richard adores the widow Mrs Wislack, who has a friend in Helen, herself in love with the Duke of Bristol. the Duke urges Richard to press his suit, but the widow proposes a test. they are to spend one month in her house in Scotland. However Mrs Wislack proves a tyrant: Richard's life becomes a burden, and Helen finds the Duke impecunious. Richard and Helen slip away from the house, leaving the selfish couple possibly snowbound for weeks together.

Stuart HandysidesThe Duke Of Bristol
David DaviesRichard Halton
Jocelyn AddisMrs Wislack
Roz Saint ClareHelen Hayle
Jean WalkerProduction Secretary
Maisie DittonPrompt
Peter StubbsLights
Tony MasonSound
Shelagh RyanWardrobe
Pippa CookeWardrobe
Richard Hitch, Peter Stubbs & The MondaynightersSet