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Jonah and the Whale

Summary
1975 Scottish Television production for ITV of Jonah and the Whale by James Bridie.
Theatre play
Jonah and the Whale by James Bridie (1888-1951) [more information]
Date of transmission
Sunday 28 December 1975
Time
6.15-7.25pm
Channel
ITV
Production company
Scottish Television (1957-)

Credits

Director
Tina Wakerell
Playwright
James Bridie (1888-1951)
Adapted for Television by
Ronald Mavor
Composer
Arthur Blake
Designer
Pip Gardner
Executive Producer
Liam Hood
Cast
Rodney BewesJonah
Martin CochraneBilshan
Paul KermackSea Captain
Bryden MurdochVoice of the Whale
Mary Ann ReidShiprah
Mary RiggansEshtemoa
John SheddenSentry
Stassia StakisNaaran
Shirley SteedmanEuodias
David StewartJosibiah
Jan WilsonSophereth
John YoungShual

Additional details

Extant status
No archival copy is known to exist.
Play tags
biblical stories; Scottish drama

Print sources

Title
TV Times, 18 December 1975 (Magazine)
Linking notes
listing, p. 57

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