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The Hairy Ape

Classic American expressionist drama from 1921. The play tells the tragic tale of Yank, a stoker whose whole world is turned upside down when a young heiress ventures into the engine room of a transatlantic ocean liner.

Yank ..... Dominic West
Long ..... Shaun Dingwall
Paddy ..... Jim Norton
Mildred ..... Sasha Pick
Aunt ..... Annabelle Dowler
I.W.W. Secretary ..... John Guerrasio

Other parts played by John Kay Steel, Joe Montana, Matt Addis, David Hargreaves, Stephen Hogan, Benjamin Askew and Philip Fox.

Directed by Toby Swift.

Release date:

1 hour, 30 minutes

Last on

Sun 3 Oct 2010 20:00

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