The Business of Good Government

by John Arden
Opening Night 12 December 1978
Producer: Jane Oakshott
Musical Director: Honor McKellar

The play shows a small kingdom under pressure from the Empire of Rome and Persia. Its well-meaning leader is overtaken by 'events beyond his control.' But then, even the wise men are puzzled...

Cast

Angel Jeanette Leigh 
Herod Keith Harrison 
Secretary John Dawson 
Wise men Nick Round-Turner 
  Malcolm McLean 
  Colin Cheyne 
Shepherds Adam Butler 
  John Reid 
  Stan Forbes 
Mary Anna Mathieson 
Joseph Bruce McMillan 
Innkeeper Honor McKellar 
Midwife Scilla Askew 
Farm-girl Margaret Seeman 

Crew

Set Design & Construction Frank Grayson 
Costumes Roehana Kerin 
  Carol Jarvis 
Properties & Prompt Gay Insull 
Lights Peter Jaquiery 
  Jocelyn Brown 
Sound Martin Durrant 
Publicity Jean Dodd 
  Alister McDonald 
Stage Manager Leigh Cain 
Descant composed by John Drummond 

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