Still Life

Still Life by Noel Coward  April 2008

Also performed at the Haynes Drama Festival

One of ten that make up Tonight at 8.30, a cycle written to be performed across three evenings. The play depicts the love affair of Alec and Laura across a twelve-month period. The sadness of Alec and Laura’s serious and secretive affair is contrasted throughout the play with the boisterous, uncomplicated relationship of Myrtle and Albert, two of the station staff.


Laura: Diane Proudlove

Myrtle: Sonia Weston

Beryl: Lisa Parnell

Stanley: Stuart Cocks

Albert: Douglas Harding

Alec: Ivan Phillips

Bill: Phillip Bell

Johnnie: Lee Masters

Dolly: Val Barber


Director: Pat Baskerville