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Arms and the Man

By George Bernard Shaw

Birmingham Repertory Company


Birmingham Repertory Theatre, 22nd February 1975

Städtische Bühnen, Frankfurt am Main, 9th April 1975



Madame Petkoff
Patsy Byrne
Raina
Jane Wymark
Louka
Petronella Ford
Bluntschli
Michael Pennington
Russian Officer
Geoffrey Leesley
Bulgarian Soldier
Tom Fahy
Nicola
Terence Davies
Petkoff
Norman Ettlinger
Sergius
Bernard Lloyd
Director
Peter Dews
Designer
Finlay James
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…he gives a wryly persuasive performance…

-Stratford-upon-Avon Herald

…it has a convincingly air of defiant amusement…

-Sunday Mercury

Michael Pennington - an admirable actor - plays Bluntschli with a good humour, an inventiveness and understanding which stamp him once again as one of the most promising of our younger actors..

-Coventry Evening Telegraph