A Going Concern (1996)

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Stephen Jeffreys
No

Stephen Joseph Theatre
The Round
Round

10 July 1996
16 July 1996
10 August 1996

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Robin Herford
Jason Taylor
Michael Holt

David Attwood
Sarah Percival
Matthew Brewster
Character
John Chapel
Jack, his son
Gordon, his other son
David, Jack's son
Tony, Gordon's son
Barry, Jack & Gordon's nephew
Ray
Vicky
Actor
Peter Laird
Jon Strickland
Terence Booth
Danny Spring
Martin Freeman
Glenn Hugill
Damian Myerscough
Victoria Finney

Notes

A Going Concern marked the actor Martin Freeman’s debut with the Scarborough company; he would go on to appear in the plays Dealing With Clair and the 10th anniversary revival of The Woman In Black. Martin went onto international fame and success with the likes of the television series Sherlock and Fargo as well as playing Bilbo Baggins in The Hobbit trilogy of movies.
All research for this page by Simon Murgatroyd. Image copyright: Scarborough Theatre Trust