Written by Stanley Young (adapted from Charles Dickens novel)
Directed by Brian Bell
Ian McKellen in the role of Mr. Snodgrass
Belgrade Theatre, Coventry
6 December 1961 - 19 December 1961
Words from Ian McKellen
A lifeless adaptation from Dickens.
The company was augmented by Antony Ã¢â‚¬Å“DickÃ¢â‚¬Â Tuckey (Mr Wardle) who went on to establish the Wolsey Theatre in Ipswich and by Hazel Coppen, an eccentric comedienne and the first lesbian I had knowingly met.