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Talking Heads - A Lady of Letters/A Chip in the Sugar/Bed Among the Lentils archiveA series of monologues, funny and poignant, normally from two to four of these would be performed at a time. A Cream Cracker Under The Settee tells of an old woman who has a fall, but her pride doesn't allow her to accept help. Bed Among the Lentils tells of a woman with a drink problem, married to a vicar who exploits her recovery actually caused by an affair with an Indian shopkeeper. A Lady of Letters is the story of a woman obsessed with writing letters of complaint and reporting her neighbours who eventually finds comfort in prison. Soldiering On is the tale of a well-to-do woman who finds one day that she's a widow and her husband has left her ill equipped to handle her own affairs - and her son loses her money in bad investments. Three of the very best from Alan Bennett's collection of masterpieces of contemporary monologues writing - first written for BBC TV and now regularly among the most popular nights out in theatres up and down Britain.
Performers Valerie Mills, Geoffrey Legan, Nicola Brook.
Author Alan Bennett. Director Jonathan Kane.

Talking Heads - A Lady of Letters/A Chip in the Sugar/Bed Among the Lentils

Talking Heads - A Lady of Letters/A Chip in the Sugar/Bed Among the Lentils (Play) production archive for QTIX code T1370417090. Details of all Talking Heads - A Lady of Letters/A Chip in the Sugar/Bed Among the Lentils archived productions can be found under the QTIX code: S5191

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11 Jan 03Buxton Opera House
Buxton
Derbyshire

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