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An Enemy of the People, Part 1

Summary
1961 BBC production of An Enemy of the People by Henrik Ibsen, presented in three parts for schools.
Theatre play
An Enemy of the People [En folkefiende] by Henrik Ibsen (1828-1906) [more information]
Date of transmission
Tuesday 17 January 1961
Time
2.05-2.35pm
Series
Schools
Channel
BBC Television

Credits

Producer
Stephen Harrison
Playwright
Henrik Ibsen (1828-1906)
Translator
Eva Le Gallienne
Designer
Gordon Roland
Cast
Polly AdamsPetra Stockmann
Jonathan FieldBilling, Reporter
David LangtonCaptain Horster
Gillian LindMrs Stockmann
David MarkhamDr Thomas Stockmann
John MitchellEjlif Stockmann
John ParsonsMorten Stockmann
Wensley PitheyHovstad, Editor
Horace SequeiraMorton Kill
Cyril ShapsAslaksen, Printer
Douglas WilmerPeter Stockmann, Mayor

Additional details

Later transmissions
Repeated on Wednesday 18 January 1961 at 11.05am.
Extant status
No archival copy is known to exist.
Play tags
19th-century setting; American drama; Norway, as theme or setting; Norwegian drama
Programme context tags
schools television programming

Print sources

Title
Radio Times, 12 January 1961 (Magazine)
Linking notes
listing, p. 32; image, p. 22

Associated programmes

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