Night must fall

Night must fall by Emlyn Williams  20-22 November 1986

Psychological thriller.  Dan, a bell hop who arrives at the Bramson bungalow, has already murdered one woman and there is little doubt that he will soon murder another: the aged Mrs. Bramson herself. He skillfully insinuates himself into her affections while attempting to seduce her suspicious niece Olivia from exposing his diabolical intentions. And though she professes loathing, Olivia is attracted and fascinated by Dan. Fatally.

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The Lord Chief Justice : John Elson

Mrs Bramson : Valerie Coles

Olivia Grayne : Frances Gaynor

Hubert Laurie : William Heaton

Nurse Libby : Marda Day

Mrs Terence : Barbara Brockway

Dora Parkoe : Val Searle

Inspector Belsize : John Moules

Dan : Douglas Harding


Director : Diana Evans

Stage Manager : Rita Downing

Stage Design : Noel Ripley

Stage Crew : John Elson, William Heaton, Jeremy Evans, Robert Evans, John Baskerville

Lighting : Kevin Dunnicliffe

Sound : Chris Norman

Prompt : Winnie Stubbs

Properties : Mary Finlayson

Costumes : The Players

Properties : Karen Nichols, Helen Gaynor