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The Magistrate

Summary
1951 BBC studio production of The Magistrate by Arthur W. Pinero.
Theatre play
The Magistrate by Arthur W. Pinero (1855-1934) [more information]
Date of transmission
Sunday 18 February 1951
Time
8.30-9.45pm
Channel
BBC Television
Production company
BBC

Credits

Producer
Campbell Logan
Playwright
Arthur W. Pinero (1855-1934)
Sets / Settings
Barry Learoyd
Cast
Jack AllenCaptain Horace Vale
Vivienne BennettAgatha Posket
Alban BlakelockMr Wormington
George de WarfazAchille Blond
Jonathan FieldWyke
Richard GooldenMr Posket
Harry HearneConstable Harris
Charles HeslopColonel Lukyn
Jack HowarthMr Bullamy
James KenneyCis Farringdon
Tilsa PageBeatie Tomlinson
Dorothy PrimroseCharlotte
Milo SperberIsidore
Deering WellsInspector Messiter
Edward WheatleighSergeant Lugg

Additional details

Origination
Live from studio
Vision original
Monochrome
Later transmissions
Presented again on Thursday 22 February 1951 at 8.30pm.
Extant status
No archival copy is known to exist.
Play tags
19th-century setting; Edwardian drama; farce

Print sources

Title
Radio Times, 16 February 1951 (Magazine)
Linking notes
long article with photograph, p. 47; listing, p. 48

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