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The Old Order

Duration:
45 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 27 December 2011

Dramatised by Mike Walker
Episode 2/5: The Old Order

Lucie Manette is a witness at Charles Darnay's trial for treason at the Old Bailey, where his defence team includes the dissolute Sydney Carton. Meanwhile, an incident in a Paris street stirs revolutionary fervour.

With Christopher Webster
Music by Lennert Busch
Directed by Jessica Dromgoole and Jeremy Mortimer.

Credits

Adaptor
Mike Walker
Charles Dickens
Robert Lindsay
Jarvis Lorry
Jonathan Coy
Lucie Manette
Lydia Wilson
Dr Alexandre Manette
Karl Johnson
Charles Darnay
Andrew Scott
Sydney Carton
Paul Ready
Ernest Defarge
James Lailey
Therese Defarge
Tracy Wiles
Marquis St Evremonde
Clive Merrison
Stryver
Simon Bubb
Barsad
Gerard McDermott
Jerry Cruncher
Carl Prekopp
Mrs Cruncher
Adjoa Andoh
Natty Cruncher
Daniel Cooper
Gabelle
Adam Billington
Attorney General
Paul Moriarty
Actor
Christopher Webster
Composer
Lennert Busch
Director
Jessica Dromgoole
Director
Jeremy Mortimer

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