1 - 5 February 1955
In 1870's Paris, a woman embarks on a love affair with her husband's best friend, and then murders her husband.
Adapted from the novel "Therese Raquin" by Emile Zola.
22 - 26 March 1955
Diary Of A Scoundrel
In 19th Century Russia, a young man starts an affair, but his mistress seeks revenge when she discovers he is engaged to another.
Based on an original work by Alexander Ostrovsky. Also known as "Too Clever By Half".
29 April 1955
Joanna And The Candles
In Henry VIII's England, a young girl is cared for in a convent as her mother dies. Then her uncle's wife arrives to seize the girl's inheritance.
Drama, 1-Act. First Performance Of A New Play, Junior Members Production.
Gateshead Youth Organisations Council Drama Festival.
10 - 14 May 1955
Three Russians claim that an obsure young woman is Princess Anastasia, a survivor of the Russian Revolution, in order to net themselves a fortune.
Translated from the play "Anastasia" by Marcelle Maurette.
12 - 16 July 1955
A family tries to relax during a weekend holiday in the country, but are constantly irritated by the unpleasant friend of their eldest son.
20 - 24 September 1955
In 1906 Connecticut, a young idealist's radical views brings him into conflict with his father, and then is forbidden to see his girlfriend by her father.
1 - 5 November 1955
The Living Room
In 1950's London, a young woman is torn between the strict morals of her Catholic aunt and her own desire to leave home to be with her married lover.
13 - 17 December 1955
Penny For A Song
In 1804 Dorset, an aristocratic and very eccentric family makes its preparations for the Napoleonic invasion.