Richard II

Alternative title
BBC Radio Collection: Willliam Shakespeare’s Richard II
Synopsis
Richard II adapted for radio, with Samuel West as Richard II, Joss Ackland as John of Gaunt and Janet Suzman as Duchess of Gloucester. Introduced by Richard Eyre. Music composed by Sylvia Hallett.
Series
Sunday Play, The
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio; Radio; 2 audiocassettes. 175 min. 3 compact discs. 175 min.
Notes
Commercially released as part of the BBC Radio collection series in 2000, cassettes and CDs of the production are available for sale from the BBC Shop (www.bbcshop.com) or through retail outlets.
Documentation
Accompanying booklet.
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
drama in English; performances; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)
Related items
Richard II (Audio-Bbc)

Credits

Director
Jeremy Mortimer
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Sylvia Hallett
Contributor
Richard Eyre
Adaptor for Radio
Jeremy Mortimer
Cast
Barry Farrimond 
Beth Chalmers 
Bruce Alexander 
Christopher Kelham 
Damian Lewis 
Fiona Clarke 
Ioan Meredith 
James Laurenson 
Jamie Bamber 
Janet Suzman 
Joss Ackland 
Margot Leicester 
Philip Voss 
Ronald Pickup 
Samuel West 
Sean Baker 
Sophie Okonedo 
Stephen Critchlow 
Tim Treloar 
Timothy Bateson 
Toby Jones 
Tom George 

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Distributor

Name

BBC Radio Collection, c/o Choices UK, 19-24 Manasty Road, Orton Southgate, Peterborough PE2 6UP, tel 01733 236800, fax 01733 230618, www.choicesdirect.co.uk

Email
enquiries@choicesuk.com
Web
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Phone
01733 236800
Fax
01733 230618
Address
c/o Choices UK
19-24 Manasty Road
Orton Southgate
Peterborough
PE2 6UP

Distributor (Sale)

 

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