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Stop the Clock

OVERVIEW

  • Playwright

    Christine Longford 

  • Setting

    Set in the rectory of an Irish town, Castledudgeon.

  • Synopsis

    This is a comedy which revolves around the plans of a parochial hero-politician to erect a National War Memorial on the village green, which is actually owned by a colonel, a hero from other wars. No fight could begin without a referee, and the local rector - a man of no property - is chosen for this task.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts

    Full-Length

  • Cast Size Male

    4

  • Cast Size Female

    2

ORIGINAL PRODUCTION

Original Cast  
Rector's Daughter Aideen O'Kelly
Bank Manager Dermot Tuohy
Rector's Wife Helen Robinson
County Councillor Gilbert McIntyre
Rector Charles Mitchel
Colonel Dudgeon Kenneth MacDonald
Production Team  
Produced by Aiden Grennell

RIGHTS INFORMATION

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Lady Boyd

  • Address

    Ince Castle
    Saltash
    Cornwall
    England

  • Phone

    + 44 (0)1752 842 672

  • Email

    boydince@aol.com

SOURCE OF INFORMATION

The information for the entry was taken from press cuttings of the time.