Written by Nigel Dennis

Directed by Corin Redgrave

Ian McKellen in the role of Captain Mallet

ADC Theatre, Cambridge

1 November 1960 - 5 November 1960


Words from Ian McKellen

This adaptation from Nigel Dennis’s satire on psychologists had been an early success for the English Stage Company at the Royal Court. I played the lead and didn’t understand it well enough to be much good. — Ian McKellen, December 2006

Banner photo: Captain Mallet