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Richard II

Synopsis
Radio version of the play performed by the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre Company with Michael Redgrave as Richard and Harry Andrews as Bolingbroke. Adapted and produced by Peter Watts from Anthony Quayle’s 1951 production at the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon. The incidental music is composed by Leslie Bridgewater. Robert Hardy narrates.
Series
World Theatre
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Availability
No copy extant
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Credits

Director
Anthony Quayle
Producer
Peter Watts
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Leslie Bridgewater
Contributor
Robert Hardy
Adaptor for Radio
Peter Watts
Cast
Alexander Gauge 
Barry Brendan 
Basil Hoskins 
Duncan Lamont 
Edward Alienza 
Geoffrey Bayldon 
Godfrey Bond 
Harry Andrews 
Hazel Penwarden 
Heather Stannard 
Hugh Griffith 
Jack Gwillim 
Joan Macarthur 
John Gay 
Leo Ciceri 
Marjorie Steel 
Michael Bates 
Michael Gwynn 
Michael Meacham 
Michael Redgrave 
Peter Halliday 
Peter Jackson 
Peter Norris 
Peter Williams 
Philip Morant 
Rachel Roberts 
Reginald Marsh 
Richard Wordsworth 
Robert Hardy 
Ronald Mines 
William Fox 
William Squire 

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
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