The Company of Players (CoPs) - Hertford


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Season: 1996-1997
5th – 12th October 1996 at 8pm On Approval
By  William Lonsdale
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.


The Duke of Bristol
Richard Halton
Mrs Wislack
Helen Hayle


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