Characters
Ages are indicative and not absolute.

2 Bead sellers (local Egyptians)
M or F. (very small parts – in at beginning only). Playing age = from 8 upwards. Few lines but needs lots of character. May need to wear darker make-up.

Steward (Egyptian)
M. Playing age = 20 onwards. Small part, few lines but in & out a lot. May need to wear darker make-up.

Miss ffoilot-ffoulkes
An overbearing matron. Playing age = older, at least a generation older than Christina.

Christina Grant
Affable niece to Miss ff. Playing age = 25-35, needs to be at least a generation younger than Miss ff and similar age to Kay and Jacqueline.

Smith
Socialist who looks down on wealthy classes. – M. Playing age = slightly older than Christina/Kay/ Jacqueline. Needs to be quick and deliver lines with comic timing.

Louise
Maid to wealthy heiress - needs to play sexy/cheeky. Playing age = any but likely to be below 35, probably younger. Slightly comedic role, played straight. Subtle French accent.

Dr Bressner
Older European medic. M. Playing age = any but likely to be 30+, probably older, no top age. Eastern European, not German, accent needed e.g. Russian.

Kay Mostyn
Spoilt rich girl. Playing age = same sort of age as Jacqueline/Christina. Could be slightly older. Big part – quite a few lines.

Simon Mostyn
Hhusband of Kay. Playing age = Likely to be slightly older than the Kay/Jacqueline/Christina. Big part – quite a few lines.

Canon Pennyfather
Clergyman - uncle to Kay. Playing age = Needs to be at least a generation older than Kay, likely 50+. Very big part, lots of lines.

Jacqueline de Severac
Jilted girlfriend of Simon. She’s not French! Playing age = same sort of age as Christine/Kay. Big part – quite a few lines.

Mc Naught
Captain of ‘LOTUS’ – M. Small part. Playing age = unlikely to be much less than 35, no top age.