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Dr Angelus

Summary
BBC Television production of James Bridie’s Dr Angelus, televised ‘from the BBC’s television studios in Scotland’ (Radio Times, 8 August 1958, p. 19). Bridie’s play was presented by the Glasgow Citizens’ Theatre Company, which he himself founded.
Theatre play
Dr Angelus by James Bridie (1888-1951) [more information]
Date of transmission
Saturday 16 August 1958
Time
9.00pm (90 mins)
Series
Saturday Playhouse
Channel
BBC Television
Production company
BBC
Theatre company
Glasgow Citizens’ Theatre Company

Credits

Director
Peter Duguid
Television Production by
Pharic Maclaren
Playwright
James Bridie (1888-1951)
Designer
Robert Macgowan
Cast
Andrew CruickshankDr Angelus
John GrieveInspector MacIvor
Martin HellerSir Gregory Butt
Edith MacarthurMrs Corcoran
Fulton MackayDr Johnson
Jessie MortonMrs Angelus
Irene SuntersJeanie
Harry WalkerPolice Sergeanr

Additional details

Extant status
No archival copy is known to exist.
Play tags
medical drama; Scotland, as theme or setting; Scottish drama; thriller

Print sources

Title
Radio Times, 8 August 1958 (Magazine)
Linking notes
illustrated listing and article on p. 19

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