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Cytringan Players

PRIVATE FEARS IN PUBLIC PLACES

 

Written by Alan Ayckbourne     Directed by John Cartwright

 

Castle Studio, Wellingborough

14 - 17 March, 2012

The Cast:

 

Dan - David Mander

 

Nicola - Becky Mineards

 

Stewart - John Little

 

Imogen - Sarah Stringer

 

Ambrose - Peter Laughton

 

Charlotte - Sophie Robinson

 

Arthur - Vince Perry

The structure of Private Fears In Public Places with its 54 scenes, multiple locations and characters crossing is one of the more complex found in an Ayckbourn play.

Dan: Engaged to Nicola; frequents hotel where Ambrose works; dates Imogen

Nicola: Engaged to Dan; client of Stewart

Stewart: Brother of Imogen; works with Charlotte; Nicola’s estate agent

Imogen: Sister of Stewart; dates Dan

Ambrose: Barman at the hotel Dan frequents; son of Arthur; employs Charlotte to care for Arthur

Charlotte: Works with Stewart; employed by Ambrose as a temporary carer for Arthur

Arthur (off-stage voice): Ambrose’s bed-bound father