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Still Life

by Noel Coward

March 1st - 3rd 2007
Erin Arts Centre, Port Erin
also presented at:
EAC, Rushen Players Cabaret Evening, 9th - 11th March 2007

Leverhulme Drama Festival, Port Sunlight,
April 2007


The one act play by Noel Coward was presented at the MADF One Act Play Festival 2007 and
won three awards at the Festival.

All the action of the play takes place in the refreshment room of Milford Junction Railway Station. As the play begins it is 1936.
Scene 1    5.25 pm on an April evening
Scene 2    Same time of day in July
Scene 3    Same tim eof day in October
Scene 4    9.45 pm December
Scene 5    5.10 pm March 1937

"......We're nice people, you and I". And so they are. Which is why the unlikley love affair of GP Alec Harvey and ordinary housewife Laura Jesson is doomed. Noel Coward palyed Alec in the original 1936 stage production to Gerrude Lawrence's Laura. The play was later made into the film Brief Encounter with Trevor Howard and Celia Johnson.


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Directed byAdrienne Sanderson
Cast
StanleyCarl Parker
Myrtle BagotNorma Ruocco
Beryl Walters
Becky Dixon
Albert GodbyWayne Kelsall
Laura JessonCatie Angus
Dr Alec HarveyRobert Clayton
Soldier (Johnnie)Geoff Bacon
MildredMari Moss
Dolly MessiterJoan Hayes
Back Stage Crew
Set Design & ConstructonJohn Hayes, Peter Alibone, David Hibbert
PropsJackie Alibone, Thelma Floate, Jane Clarke
Lighting & SoundIan Galloway, Richard Watterson
CostumesJoan Hayes, Vera Moon, Audrey Hibbert


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