Afternoon Play: The Mironov Legacy
September 05, 2006
| 45 minutes
Directed by: Helen Mirren, Mark Smalley
| Music: Adrian Zolotuhin
Helen Mirren stars in a play that explores her Russian ancestry, by Helen Dunmore. Mirren's grandfather, Pyotr Mironov , was a Tsarist officer who, after tne Russian Revolution, became an exile in England, losing his home, family, language, career and social standing. Music arranged and played by Adrian Zolotuhin.
Cast: Helen Mirren (Lena), Geoffrey Whitehead (Pyotr), Stuart Fox (Basil), Lain Mitchell (Gruzinov), Susanna Dye (Lenkipop), Sophie Ford (Trinie)