An Englishman Abroad
Alan Bennett's drama based on a meeting between actress Coral Browne and spy Guy Burgess. A mystery man appears in Coral's dressing room. What does he want with her face powder?
Alan Bennett's award-winning film drama based on a meeting between Australian actress Coral Browne and British spy Guy Burgess.
When a mysterious Englishman appears in her dressing room, Coral Browne assumes he is attached to the Embassy, but if so, why are his trousers out at the knees? What does he want with her face powder? An invitation to lunch will perhaps explain, though the lunch consists of one tomato.
|Guy Burgess||Alan Bates|
|Hotel Receptionist||Faina Zinova|
|Scarf Man||Bibs Ekkel|
|Mrs Burgess||Molly Veness|
|Shoe Shop Assistant||Roger Hammond|
|Pyjama Shop Manager||Trevor Baxter|