A Severed Head

Comedy - Original

Royale Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: October 24, 1964
  • Opening Date: October 28, 1964
  • Closing Date: November 21, 1964
  • Previews: 4
  • Performances: 29

Playwright: J.B. Priestley, Iris Murdoch


A group of friends couple and re-couple in various relationships, in Iris Murdoch and J.B. Priestley's satire on modern sexual practices and attitudes.


Opening Night Cast

Robin Bailey Martin Lynch-Gibbon
Sheila Burrell Honor Klein
Heather Chasen Antonia
Paul Eddington Palmer Anderson
Robert Milli Alexander
Christina Pickles Rosemary
Jessica Walter in A Severed Head Jessica Walter Georgie Hands
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Iris Murdoch Writer
  J.B. Priestley Writer
  Val May Director
  Stewart Chaney Scenic Design
  Stewart Chaney Costume Design
  Martin Aronstein Lighting Design
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