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Bedroom Farce

Summary
1980 Granada Television presentation for ITV of the National Theatre production of Bedroom Farce by Alan Ayckbourn. The TV Times announces this as the ‘First of three television versions of plays from the National Theatre on London’s South Bank’ (25 September 1980, p. 47).
Theatre play
Bedroom Farce by Alan Ayckbourn [more information]
Date of transmission
Sunday 28 September 1980
Time
10.00-12.00pm
Channel
ITV
Production company
Granada Television (1956-)
Theatre company
National Theatre, London

Credits

Director
Christopher Morahan
Producer
Pieter Rogers
Playwright
Alan Ayckbourn
Composer
Harrison Birtwistle (1934-) ('title music’)
Design Operatives Supervisor
Vic Symonds
Executive Producer
Michael Cox
Cast
Polly AdamsJan
Maria AitkenSusannah
Brenda BlethynKate
Joan HicksonDelia
Michael KitchenNick
Stephen MooreTrevor
Derek NewarkMalcolm

Additional details

Play tags
adultery / infidelity; comedy; marriage

Print sources

Title
Bedroom Farce: Adaptations in Other Media (Website)
Reference
http://bedroomfarce.alanayckbourn.net/styled-9/page17.html (accessed 8 July 2014)
Title
TV Times, 25 September 1980 (Magazine)
Linking notes
long illustrated article, pp. 10-11; listing, p. 47

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