MALCOLM RICHARDS A consultant, late middle aged. Mild mannered.Happy to live in his own little world in the shadow of others.
PRU ELLAWAY Late middle aged; the epitome of the word ‘spinster’. She has been in love with Malcolm for years. She descends into a caricature of a warrior woman as the play progresses.
MARGIE WILSON Divorcee with no children. Senior nurse. A strong woman who takes her career seriously without being overly ambitious.
TONY LEVINE 30-something nurse. Gay and very camp to his friends but has been hiding his sexuality from his parents.
FIONA CHAMBERS Bright young nurse who is in the process of applying to medical school. Level headed and doesn’t suffer fools gladly.
CARL TURNER Junior doctor. From a privileged background which has fostered a false sense of self confidence. He sees Fiona as a sexual challenge to be pursued.
JEAN LEVINE Tony’s mother. Of Italian Catholic origin married to a Jew. She feels she knows very little about Tony’s life but is determined to find out.
ASTON MURRAY A casual sexual acquaintance of Tony’s.
CHRIS EGERTON Margie’s long suffering ‘boyfriend’. Not much personality but totally devoted to her. Margie sees him more as an old slipper. He carries a bunch of flowers that deteriorates gradually.
HARRY TEMPLETON Medical student. Geeky in appearance. Very quiet. Son of Martin.
MARTIN TEMPLETON Chief Executive of the trust. Married to money. Harry is his son. He has a secret life as a drag queen
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