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At What A Price

By Una Marson
Setting: 
Kingston, Jamaica
No. acts: 
4
Cast total: 
19
Male cast: 
9
Female cast: 
10

Synopsis

The play, a comedy, concerns the fate of a young Jamaican woman who moves from the countryside into the city of Kingston to work as a stenographer and falls in love with her white male boss who is something of a rogue where women are concerned.

Original production

Opening night: 
23/12/1933
Theatre: 
Original Cast:
Harold Moody James Maitland (a Country Storekeeper) / Raye Davis
Viola Thompson Mary Maitland
Una Marson Ruth Maitland
Fred Degazon Gerald Fitzroy
Arthur Lewis Robert Irving (English Business man)
Mabel Bates Clementina
Sylvia Lowe Josephine (an office woman)
Keith Gordon Marti Boils (street pedlar)
Eric Campbell Septi Boils (street pedlar)
Dennis Degazon Guy Forrester
Stella Thomas Myrtle Dale
Dorothy Clarke Sybil Earle
Joan Moody Ada Halliday
Christine Moody Gloria Watson
Amy Barbour James Maria Baker (landlady)
Madge Franckeiss Gertie Davis
Desmond Buckle Ted Watson
Stephen Thomas Jack Burke
Production Team:
Clifford Norman Director