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The Day’s Mischief

Summary
BBC production of Lesley Storm’s The Day’s Mischief in which Catherine Lacey reprised the role of Grace Barlow which she played in the 1951 stage premiere of the play.
Theatre play
The Day’s Mischief by Lesley Storm [more information]
Date of transmission
Sunday 24 February 1957
Time
8.30pm
Series
Sunday-Night Theatre
Channel
BBC Television
Production company
BBC

Credits

Producer
Stephen Harrison
Playwright
Lesley Storm
Designer
Guy Sheppard
Cast
Pamela BinnsSally
John BownPoliceman
Meredith EdwardsHenry Vining
Keith GrievePoliceman
Renée HoustonVi Vining
Catherine LaceyGrace Barlow
Lesley NunnerleyPhoebe
Maureen PryorEvelyn Vining
Edith SharpeMiss Faber
Sebastian ShawStephen Barlow
Beatrice VarleyMrs Usher
Jill WilliamsLaura Vining

Additional details

Extant status
No archival copy is known to exist.
Play tags
schools, as theme or setting

Print sources

Title
Popular Note in Sunday Drama: The Day’s Mischief (Newspaper review)
Reference
The Manchester Guardian, 25 February 1957, p. 5
Title
Radio Times, 22 February 1957 (Magazine)
Linking notes
pp. 6 (article) and 13 (listing)

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