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Present Laughter [scenes]

Summary
1965 BBC outside broadcast presentation of scenes from the current production of Present Laughter by Noël Coward at the Queen’s Theatre, London, televised by arrangement with H. M. Tennent Ltd and John Gale Productions.
Theatre play
Present Laughter by Noël Coward (1899-1973) [more information]
Date of transmission
Thursday 8 July 1965
Time
9.25-10.30pm
Channel
BBC1
Production company
BBC

Credits

Director
Nigel Patrick
Producer of Outside Broadcast
John Vernon
Playwright
Noël Coward (1899-1973)
Designer
Hutchinson Scott
Cast
Maxine AudleyJoanna Lyppiatt
Richard BriersRoland Maule
Phyllis CalvertLiz Essendine
Drewe HenleyFred
Sheila KeithMiss Erikson
Avice LandoneMonica Reed
John LeeHenry Lyppiatt
Jacqueline MaudeLady Saltburn
Anna PalkDaphne Stillington
Nigel PatrickGarry Essendine
Graham PaynMorris Dixon

Additional details

Extant status
No archival copy is known to exist.
Play tags
comedy; theatre or acting, as theme

Print sources

Title
Radio Times, 1 July 1965 (Magazine)
Linking notes
illustrated article, p. 41; image and listing, p. 44

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