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Up a Gum Tree

Summary
1962 BBC production of Up a Gum Tree by William Douglas Home.
Theatre play
Up a Gum Tree by William Douglas Home (1912-1993) [more information]
Date of transmission
Sunday 15 July 1962
Time
8.45-10.00pm
Series
Sunday-Night Play
Channel
BBC Television
Production company
BBC

Credits

Producer
David Willmott
Playwright
William Douglas Home (1912-1993)
Designer
Clifford Hatts
Cast
Alec Bregonzi (1930-2006)Capt. Sergei Nikolai
Tony BrittonCol. Richard Saunderson
Graeme BruceMajor Vassiliev Roskovich
Clifford CoxSgt.-Major
Anthony DawesCapt. David Derrington
Fabia DrakeMrs Y
Peter ExpositeLt. Pietro Cheknil
David GarthMajor Barry Thompson
Harold GoodwinPte. Bert Roberts
Sandra HamptonHontas
Charles HeslopThe British G.O.C.
Dan JacksonThe Balaika
Tristram JellinekCol. Ivan Zolovitch
William JobLt. Harry Hodgson
Oliver JohnstonMr Y
Robin LloydLt. Robin Thorburn
Richard MarnerThe Russian G.O.C.
Makki MarseillesLt. Georgei Pushkof
Nancy NevinsonMrs X
April OlrichPoca
Lloyd M. PearsonMr X
Robert ScrogginsPte. Jo Zobowsky
Brian WillettPte. Robinson

Additional details

Extant status
No archival copy is known to exist.
Play tags
comedy; Russia (Soviet Union etc), as theme or setting

Print sources

Title
Radio Times, 12 July 1962 (Magazine)
Linking notes
illustrated article, p. 15; listing, p. 17

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