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Poetry Please[30/10/2005]

Synopsis
Radio series. To celebrate the BBC’s November Shakespeare season, presenter Roger McGough introduces requests for verse by Shakespeare. Sonnets and excerpts read by Fiona Shaw and Barrie Rutter. (30 minutes)
Series
Poetry Please
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Year of production
2005
Notes
Broadcast on BBC Radio 4 on 30/10/2005
Subjects
Drama; English language and literature
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Credits

Contributor
Mark Smalley; Roger McGough
Cast
Barrie Rutter 
Fiona Shaw 

Production Company

Name

BBC Radio 4

Web
http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio4 External site opens in new window

Archive

Name

British Library Sound Archive

Email
listening@bl.uk
Web
http://www.bl.uk/nsa External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7412 7676
Fax
020 7412 7441
Address
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB
Name

Learning on Screen Off-Air Recording Back-up Service

Email
services@bufvc.ac.uk
Web
http://bufvc.ac.uk/tvandradio/offair External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7393 1514
Fax
020 7393 1555
Address
For Learning on Screen Members only
77 Wells Street
London
W1T 3QJ
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