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Captain Brassbound’s Conversion

Summary
1962 BBC production of Captain Brassbound’s Conversion by George Bernard Shaw. The Radio Times also credits ‘Members of the crews of the Thanksgiving and the Santiago and of the retinues of the Arab Sheiks’ (12 July 1962, p. 53).
Theatre play
Captain Brassbound’s Conversion by [George] Bernard Shaw (1856-1950) [more information]
Date of transmission
Friday 20 July 1962
Time
9.25-10.55pm
Channel
BBC Television
Production company
BBC

Credits

Producer
Naomi Capon
Playwright
[George] Bernard Shaw (1856-1950)
Designer
Barry Learoyd
Cast
Dimitri AndreasMarzo
David AylmerRedbrook
David CalderisiHassan
Michael GoodliffeSir Howard Hallam
William GreeneCaptain Hamlin Kearney
Kenneth HaighCaptain Brassbound
Catherine LaceyLady Cicely Waynflete
Wolfe MorrisThe Cadi
Norman RossingtonDrinkwater
Gene SandysAmerican Bluejacket
Frank SinguineauOsman
Derek WaringSidi el Assif
Tom WatsonRankin
Aubrey WoodsJohnson

Additional details

Extant status
No archival copy is known to exist.
Play tags
19th-century setting; Christianity; Islam; Morocco, as theme or setting; North Africa, as theme or setting

Print sources

Title
Radio Times, 12 July 1962 (Magazine)
Linking notes
image, p. 3; article and image, p. 52; listing, p. 53

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