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The Lass Wi’ the Muckle Mou’

Summary
1953 BBC live studio production of Alexander Reid’s Scottish comedy The Lass Wi’ the Muckle Mou’.
Theatre play
The Lass Wi’ the Muckle Mou’ by Alexander Reid (1914-1982) [more information]
Date of transmission
Tuesday 6 October 1953
Time
8.50-10.20pm
Channel
BBC Television
Production company
BBC

Credits

Producer
Warren Jenkins
Playwright
Alexander Reid (1914-1982)
Sets / Settings
Barry Learoyd
Cast
James CairncrossThomas the Rhymer
Finlay CurrieSir Gideon Murray
Brown DerbyWattie
Peter ElliottRab
Rex GarnerWillie Scott
Margaret GordonLady in Green
Betty HendersonLady Grizel Murray
Hugh MunroJock
Mairhi RussellMeg Murray
Diane WattsLizzy

Additional details

Origination
Live from studio
Vision original
Monochrome
Extant status
No archival copy is known to exist.
Play tags
Scotland, as theme or setting; Scottish drama

Print sources

Title
Radio Times, 2 October 1953 (Magazine)
Linking notes
listing and brief article, p. 26

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