ARMCHAIR THEATRE: THE DOLLY SCENE
UK | ITV – Thames
RUNNING TIME:60 minute episode | NUMBER OF EPISODES: 1 | AIRDATE: Tuesday 3 November 1970 @ 9.00pm
WRITER: John Hopkins | EDITOR: John Kershaw | PRODUCTION DESIGN: Roger Allan | EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Lloyd Shirley | DIRECTOR: Peter Duguid
Drama The Dolly Scene focuses on unlucky in love Anna who seems to have a hard time finding her perfect man, her lovers are either married or her boss! Maybe the young man she meets in a coffee bar will be different.
Any John Hopkins drama is going to be worth watching, this drama, for Armchair Theatre, gained a reasonable amount of press thanks to a role for the then popular DJ Stuart Henry who had started out as a drama student at Glasgow Drama College.
SINEAD CUSACK as Anna
BASIL HENSON as Hunter
STUART HENRY as The Young Man
ROY MARSDEN as Gerry
JOHN ABINERI as Chemist’s Assistant
JOHN GORRIE as Man in Chemists
SHARON GURNEY as Marian
MICHAEL PENNINGTON as Tom
VENETIA MAZWELL as Penny
LEE DONALD, RENATE ROMAN, STEVEN SUTHERLAND as Party Guests