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Warwick the Kingmaker

Synopsis
Episode 20 of a 26-part serialisation of the Elizabethan history play (encompassing the reign of Edward II to Henry VI), adapted for radio by Martin Jenkins. This episode, based on Shakespeare’s 3 Henry VI, stars Charles Gray, Norman Rodway and Stephen Thorne. With Richard Burton as narrator. The music for the series is composed by Christopher Whelen and played by members of the English Chamber Orchestra.
Series
Vivat Rex
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Subjects
Drama; History
Keywords
monarchy; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Credits

Director
Martin Jenkins (2)
Producer
Martin Jenkins (2)
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Christopher Whelen
Contributor
Richard Burton
Adaptor for Radio
Martin Jenkins (2)
Cast
Alaric Cotter 
Anne Rosenfeld 
Bruce Beeby 
Charles Gray 
Christopher Benjamin 
Christopher Guard 
Geoffrey Collins 
Ian Ogilvy 
James Laurenson 
Michael N. Harbour 
Michael Tudor Barnes 
Norman Rodway 
Peggy Ashcroft 
Stephen Thorne (2) 
Susan Engel 
Walter Hall 

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Archive

Name

British Library Sound Archive

Email
listening@bl.uk
Web
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Phone
020 7412 7676
Fax
020 7412 7441
Address
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB
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