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VenueTheatre Royal
Other spaces: The Studio
CountyNorth Yorkshire
From19th September 2003
To11th October 2003
What is currently on at Theatre Royal (V954)

Single Spies

Single SpiesT01608172166
In An Englishman Abroad, actress Coral Browne receives an intoxicated visitor to her dressing room in a Moscow theatre. He's a familiar, upper-class Englishman - the disgraced double-agent Guy Burgess. Invited to dine at his flat, she is given one simple instruction - 'bring a tape measure'. A Question of Attribution follows Anthony Blunt, esteemed art historian and Surveyor of the Queen's Pictures. A chance encounter with the Queen leads to a sharp exchange of wits, but will he reveal to her what would later be revealed to the world - that the man who worked in the heart of her household was also a Soviet spy?
Author Alan Bennett

Archive :: production:T01608172166, play:S280608228, venue:V954

Production details


Director Tim Welton
Performer Christine Cox (Coral/HMQ)
Performer Stuart Organ (Burgess/Chubb)
Performer Gregory Floy (Blunt)
Performer Joseph Attenborough (Tolya/Colin)
Performer Rory Dan Wilder (Shop Assistant)
Performer Keith Ladd (Tailor/Restorer)

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