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The Way of the World [scenes]

Summary
1967 Rediffusion presentation of scenes from The Way of the World by William Congreve for ITV’s Drama for Sixth forms season titled Conflict, introduced by John Gielgud.
Theatre play
The Way of the World by William Congreve [more information]
Date of transmission
Friday 31 March 1967
Time
2.35-3.00pm
Series
Schools
Channel
ITV
Production company
Rediffusion (1964-68)

Credits

Director
George More O’Ferrall (1907-1982)
Producer
Donald Carter
Playwright
William Congreve
Adapted for Television by
Ivor Brown ('episodes selected and introduction written by’)
Designer
Gerry Roberts
Introduced by
John Gielgud
Cast
Agatha CarrollMincing
Paul DanemanMirabell
Patricia DenysMrs Fainall
Peter MacKrielWitwoud
Barbara MurrayMillamant

Additional details

Later transmissions
Repeated on 21 April 1967 at 2.35pm.
Extant status
No archival copy is known to exist.
Play tags
18th-century setting; comedy; marriage; Restoration drama
Programme context tags
schools television programming

Print sources

Title
TV Times, 13 April 1967 (Magazine)
Linking notes
listing, p. 37
Title
TV Times, 23 March 1967 (Magazine)
Linking notes
listing, p. 41

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