The Devil’s Disciple

First Performed: September 1994

RNT. Olivier Theatre. 8th September – 30th November 1994.

Set during the American Civil War, Richard Dudgeon, the black sheep in a self-righteous puritan family, inherits the family farm. But by the following morning, a case of mistaken identity leaves him condemned to hang in the town square precisely at noon.

Hugh (credited as Richard Bonneville) played Dick Dudgeon.


George Bernard Shaw


Frances Cuka, Rebecca Thorn, Mark Benton, Paul Jesson, Helen McCrory, Edward Clayton, Penny Ryder, Derek Smee, Judy Damas, Jeremy Swift, Jeremy Sinden, Daniel Massey


Christopher Morahan

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