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Cat Among the Pigeons! [extract]

Summary
1969 Associated Television presentation for ITV of a long extract from the French farce Cat Among the Pigeons by Georges Feydeau, presented in the Opening Night series with interviews with the creative practitioners.
Theatre play
Cat Among the Pigeons! [Un fil à la patte] by Georges Feydeau (1862-1921) [more information]
Date of transmission
Saturday 26 April 1969
Series
Opening Night
Channel
ITV
Production company
Associated Television (ATV, 1955-1982)

Credits

Playwright
Georges Feydeau (1862-1921)
Cast
Richard BriersFernard Bois D’Enghien
Helen ChristieBaroness Duverger
Sheila DaviesVivianne
John Hart DykeGontran de Chenneviette
Peter GrayIgnace de Fontanet
Paul HastingsEmile
Rosemary MartinMarceline
Murray MelvinGen. Irrigua
Elizabeth SealLucette Gautier
Victor SpinettiCamille Bousin
Richard YoungLantery

Additional details

Notes
No director or producer listed in the TV Times.
Extant status
No archival copy is known to exist.
Play tags
19th-century setting; farce; French drama

Print sources

Title
TV Times, 26 April 1969 (Magazine)
Linking notes
listing, pp. 2-3

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