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The Government Inspector, Part 1

Summary
1976 BBC production of The Government Inspector by Nikolai Gogol, presented in three parts in the series For Schools, Colleges.
Theatre play
The Government Inspector by Nikolai Gogol [more information]
Date of transmission
Tuesday 2 November 1976
Time
2.30-3.00pm
Series
Schools
Channel
BBC1
Production company
BBC

Credits

Producer
Ronald Smedley
Playwright
Nikolai Gogol
Translator
David Magarshack
Cast
John CliveMr Lewis
Richard DaviesOwen Owen
Freddie JonesMayor
Robin NedwellGovernment Inspector
Sion ProbertWaiter
David PughOwen Bowen
Aubrey RichardsMr Pritchard
Talfryn ThomasMr Griffiths
Jack WaltersMr Llewellyn
Jack WildOsip

Additional details

Play tags
19th-century setting; comedy; politics; Russia (Soviet Union etc), as theme or setting; Russian drama
Programme context tags
schools television programming

Audiovisual sources

Title
The Government Inspector (in 3 parts)
Archive
BBC Information and Archives [more information]
Address

White City
London
UK

Telephone

+44 (0)20 8008 2288

Website

http://www.bbc.co.uk/informationandarchives/

Access

BBC Information and Archives is not open to the public.

Print sources

Title
Radio Times, 28 October 1976 (Magazine)
Linking notes
listing, p. 40

Associated programmes

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