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Man and Superman [scenes]

Summary
1967 Rediffusion presentation of scenes from Man and Superman by George Bernard Shaw for ITV’s Drama for Sixth forms season titled Conflict, introduced by John Gielgud.
Theatre play
Man and Superman by [George] Bernard Shaw (1856-1950) [more information]
Date of transmission
Friday 5 May 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
[George] Bernard Shaw (1856-1950)
Adapted for Television by
Ivor Brown ('episodes selected and introduction written by’)
Designer
Lewis Logan
Introduced by
John Gielgud
Cast
John CarsonJack Tanner
Rowena CooperAnn Whitefield
Edward FoxOctavius
Rachel KempsonMrs Whitefield

Additional details

Extant status
No archival copy is known to exist.
Play tags
Edwardian drama; marriage; Spain, as theme or setting
Programme context tags
schools television programming

Print sources

Title
TV Times, 27 April 1967 (Magazine)
Linking notes
listing, p. 41

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