A Million for a Smile

by Anatoli Sofronov,
Translated by Cynthia Pughe from the French version of Gaia Solovieva and Henriette Valot


Tower Theatre, Canonbury
March 5th - 13th, 1965

*** First London production ***

Cast List

Vitaly Kartachov, an architect : John Blanchard
Olga Kartachov, a doctor, his wife : Angela Rooks
Pavel Kartachov, a student, Vitaly's brother : Colin Burns
Eugene Bapkine, friend to Vitaly and Olga : Donald Goffin
Pudentiana Poncievna Podouchkina, Pavel's landlady : Bobbie Peacock
Nina Fomina : Vivien Rich

A Million for a Smile


A Million for a Smile

Production Team

Director : John Tydeman
Set Design : Norman Fenner
Lighting Design : Tony Batchelor

Stage Manager : Carol Scott
ASMs : Naomi Bloom, Simon Hicklin
Sound : Dorothy Ballam
Wardrobe : Hazel Shipley-Headley
Set construction : Paul Peters, Norman Fenner, Donald Goffin, Bill Dudley, Keith Hewett, Myrtle Batchelor