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Mrs Patterson

Summary
BBC production of Mrs Patterson by Charles Sebree and Greer Johnson.
Theatre play
Mrs Patterson by Charles Sebree and Greer Johnson [more information]
Date of transmission
Sunday 17 June 1956
Time
8.30pm
Series
Sunday-Night Theatre
Channel
BBC Television
Production company
BBC

Credits

Producer
Anthony Pelissier
Playwright
Greer Johnson
Playwright
Charles Sebree
Designer
Stephen Taylor
Cast
Margaret AllworthyJune Embree
Marian Berry-HartFern Embree
Neville CrabbeWillie B. Brayboy
Evelyn DoveAnna Hicks
John HarrisonMr D.
Dan JacksonSylvanus
Bari JohnsonA Dandy
Eartha KittTheodora (Teddy) Hicks
Rita StevensAunt Matt Crossy
Teresa ThorneRose Embree
Elisabeth WelchBessie Bolt
Estelle WinwoodMrs Patterson

Additional details

Play tags
adolescence; America, as theme or setting; American drama; race relations

Audiovisual sources

Title
Mrs Patterson (BBC, 1956)
Archive
BFI Reuben Library [more information]
Address

BFI Southbank, Belvedere Road
South Bank
London
SE1 8XT
UK

Email

Use the contact form at http://www.bfi.org.uk/form/contact-bfi-library

Website

http://www.bfi.org.uk/education-research/bfi-reuben-library/visiting-bfi-reuben-library

Access

The BFI Library is open from 10.30am to 7.00pm, Tuesday to Saturday. Access to special collections material is by appointment.

Print sources

Title
BBC Television Play: Mrs Patterson (Newspaper review)
Reference
The Times, 18 June 1956, p. 5
Title
Evolving a Style for Television Plays (Newspaper article)
Reference
The Times, 28 June 1956, p. 12
Title
Oneirocriticism (Newspaper review)
Author/creator
Maurice Richardson (Reviewer)
Reference
The Observer, 24 June 1956, p. 8
Title
Radio Times, 15 June 1956 (Magazine)
Linking notes
listing and article, pp. 14 and 15

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