German-Speaking Emigrés
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MOUNTAIN AIR


Title of The Play MOUNTAIN AIR
Alternative Titles  
English Titles  
Year of Premiere 1948
Place of Premiere Comedy Theatre, London
Language(s) English
Genre Comedy
Based on/Source  
Producer(s) Hedley Briggs
Director Hedley Briggs
Author Ronald Wilkinson
Cast Geoffrey Sumner, Mary Martlew, Michael Evans, Avice Landone, Martin Miller, Margaret Goodman, Stephen Jack
Literature Times, 23 January 1948
Punch, 4 February 1948
Special notes "Mr. Miller is a magnet for sympathy, and in unsophisticated comedy this is more valuable than all the tea in China." (Eric Keown, Punch)
Miller repeated his role when the play was produced at the Embassy Theatre in 1950: "Martin Miller is brilliant as the excitable scientist." (Jewish Chronicle, 12 May 1950)




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