Arms and the Man

Arms and The Man by G B Shaw  27 – 30 November 1929

Performed at The Adult Education Settlement, Letchworth

A humorous play that shows the futility of war and deals comedically with the hypocrisies of human nature.

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Raina, Daughter of Major Petkoff : Nora Peacock

Catherine, Her Mother : Bessie D Copland

Louka : Kathleen Fitzpatrick

Captain Bluntschli : Kevin Doherty

Russian Officer : Leslie Wilkins

Nicola : Ken Spinks

Major Paul Petkoff : Edmond Fitzpatrick

Major Sergius Saranoff : C Eric McNally


Producer : Kevin Doherty

Stage Manager : Thomas Plowman

Mistress of the Robes : Catherine Cockerell

Lighting : Harold Furmston