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Program Title
The Great Kandinsky

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Written by Terry Winsor and Julian Dyer

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An aging escape artist known as The Great Kandinsky, has one last disappearing trick up his he escapes from the nursing home where he has been living and embarks on a series of adventures. During his journey, Kandinsky encounters many of the old performers of former years, and rediscovers his zest for life. Kandinsky's quest culminates in the performance of a lifetime, magically transforming his fellow pensioners along the way.

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Cast Characters
Richard Harris Ernest Kandinsky
Dorothy Tutin Florence
Ian Carmichael Patrick McCormick
Tom Bell The Professor
Tim McInnerny The Manager
Earl Cameron Carlton
Stephen Lewis Herbert
Simon Wolfe Young Kandinsky
Joane Hall Hetty
Jessica James Betty
Gabrielle Hamilton Mrs. Bader
Chris Greener Arthur
Deborah Vale Sibbu
Tessa Vale Sabbu


Producer: Simon Channing-Williams
Director: Terry Winsor

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