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Beyond Reasonable Doubt


Jeffrey Archer

Directed by: Mike Russell

19th, 22nd - 26th January 1991

Accused of the wilful murder of his terminally ill wife, Sir David Metcalf finds himself locked in legal combat with his old rival, Anthony Blair-Booth QC. After a tense and gripping courtroom scene, Act I ends just as we are about to hear the jury’s verdict. Act II takes us back in time to the fateful night of Lady Metcalfe’s death and ends with a surprising twist.

Court Usher John Rowlands
Clerk of the Court Dorothy Ashcroft
Mr Justice Treadwell Norman Whitelam
Anthony Balir-Booth QC Peter Womby
Det Chief Inspector Travers Bill Greaves
Sir David Metcalfe QC Paul Mizen
Prison Officer Les Hinson
Mrs Rogers Doris Cocking
Dr Weedon Graham Wood
Lionel Hamilton Derrick Jones
Miss Cole Jacki Singleton
Robert Pierson Barry Freestone
Stenographer Hilda Knight
Lady Metcalfe Doris Makin
Stage Manager Sue Mooney
Continuity Mary Carthy
Set Design Mary Burns
Set Construction Barbara Hayward
Cyril Hines
Gordon Butler
Peter Williams
John Rowlands
Mary Burns
Lighting Gordon Butler
Sound Cyril Hines
Properties Mavis Rowlands
Barabara Hopkinson
Wardrobe Joyce Pomfret
Anne Hines
Mary Belton
Make Up Edna Garner
Programme Cover Derek Frith
Production Assistant Glenda Robinson