Festival (1963–1964)

Six Characters in Search of an Author 

An absurdist play about the relationship between authors, their characters, and theatre practitioners. In it, the actors, author, and crew interact with the "real characters" who appear on stage during the rehearsal of the play.

Director:

George R. Foa

Writers:

Frederick May (translation), Luigi Pirandello (play)

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
Cyril Cusack ... Father
Margaret Whiting Margaret Whiting ... Step-daughter
Joan Miller Joan Miller ... Mother
Anthony Singleton Anthony Singleton ... Son
Mark Mileham Mark Mileham ... Boy (as Marc Mileham)
Gillian Gostling Gillian Gostling ... Girl
Ilona Ference Ilona Ference ... Madame Pace
John Grieve John Grieve ... Director
John Walker John Walker ... P. A.
Peter Pratt Peter Pratt ... Leading Man
Jeannette Roach Jeannette Roach ... Leading Lady
Ian Frost Ian Frost ... Juvenile Lead
Frieda Knorr Frieda Knorr ... Juvenile Girl
Noel Hood Noel Hood ... Character Actress
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Derek Calder Derek Calder
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An absurdist play about the relationship between authors, their characters, and theatre practitioners. In it, the actors, author, and crew interact with the "real characters" who appear on stage during the rehearsal of the play.

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Genres:

Drama

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 June 1964 (UK) See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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