Only Yesterday

This revival of Adrian Brunel’s play (first presented at the Intimate, Palmers Green in February 1938; qv) achieved 107 performances.

Based on Ivor Montagu’s scenario for Brunel’s 1927 film BLIGHTY.

Cast & Crew


Anne Villiers
Count Karl von Eckener
Lady Villiers
Lady Villiers (replacement)
Ned Matthews
Robin Villiers
Robin Villiers (replacement)
Sir Francis Villiers


Dresses by
Men’s clothes and uniforms by
Presented by
Presented by arrangement with
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Press Representative
Stage Manager
Assistant Stage Manager
Portrait of Robin Villiers painted by
Scenery built and painted by
Sound effects by


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Play description

First play by the British film director Adrian Brunel, based on Ivor Montagu’s scenario for Brunel’s 1927 film BLIGHTY.


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