THE HOUSE BY THE LAKE

 

by

 

Hugh Mills

CAST

 

Colonel Forbes           Colin Lunn

Stella                          Mary Cole

Janet                          Diana Barker

Brenda                       Kathy Smith

Maurice                      John Barnes

Colin                           Reg Bricknell

Iris                              Meg Stratford

Mr Howard                 Chris Stoner

Nurse Thomson         Carole Palmer

November 1975

Directed by Babs Barnes

  Maurice Holt, a discredited doctor, and his sister Stella live in poverty and misery caused by the actions of their half-brother Colin. They plan to murder Colin and start life again in another country.

  Colin's wife, Iris, is unhappy with Colin and also plans to eliminate him. Maurice's wife, Janet, is a susceptible woman with emotional problems who finds herself embroiled in the intrigue against her will.

  Does Colin die? If so who committed the act? Some ingenious twists contribute to the suspense of this play, which provides entertainment and surprise.