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Harley Granville Barker

The Peter Hall Company

Old Vic, London 4th March 1997

Old Vic’s Master of Disguise, The Independent, 8th March 1997
Studies in misogyny - Michael Pennington talks to David Jays about the parts he has been playing this season for the Peter Hall Company at the Old Vic

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Walter Kent
Dominic West
Countess Mortimer
Olga Lowe
Lady Julia Farrant
Jenny Quayle
Frances Trebell
Anna Carteret
Lucy Davenport
Clare Swinburne
Amy O’Connell
Felicity Kendal
George Farrant, MP
Andrew Woodall
Russell Blackborough, MP
Alan Dobie
Peter Gordon
Henry Trebell
Michael Pennington
Olga Lowe
Dr. Gilbert Wedgecroft
David Yelland
Sir Charles Cantilupe MO
Peter Blythe
Cyril Horsham MP
Denis Quilley
Peter Gordon
Justin O’Connell
Greg Hicks
Peter Hall
John Gunter

Henry Trebell (a masterly performance by Michael Pennington)…

-News of the World

...while Pennington gives an infinitely subtle performance as a man with all the graces save compassion

-Jewish Chronicle

Michael Pennington’s superb performance

-The Guardian

Michael Pennington is excellent…retains, heartbreakingly now, the donnish, glacially smiling methodicality of manner that had masked the human waste.

-The Independent