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Oxbridge Blues: Similar Triangles (S1EP3 BBC Two 28 Nov 1984, Malcolm Stoddard)



Similar Triangles: Similar Triangles tells the story of a torrid adulterous love affair which comes to an end when the partner of one of the lovers dies suddenly. The whole story is heard from the point of view of the Narrator.

Cast:  Malcolm Stoddard (Michael), Ciaran Madden (Rachel), Kate Fahy (Eileen), Julian Curry (Tom), Niall Toibin (Minister), Timothy Carlton (Ned), Norman Rodway (Narrator), Tara Shah (Au Pair), Jenny Wilson (Samantha), Sam Wilson (Sam)

Writer: Frederic Raphael / Director: James Cellan Jones

Airdate: 28 Nov 1984 on BBC Two

Series: Oxbridge Blues Season 1 Episode 3

Show Info: An anthology of linked plays about the lives of various people with Oxford and Cambridge as a theme running through them. The casts were pretty distinguished and included Ian Charleson, Amanda Redman, Michael Elphick, Malcolm Stoddard, Clifford Rose and Rosalyn Landor.