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My Heart’s in the Highlands

Summary
Granada Television production for ITV of Saroyan’s comedy My Heart’s in the Highlands.
Theatre play
My Heart’s in the Highlands by William Saroyan (1908-1981) [more information]
Date of transmission
Thursday 15 August 1957
Time
9.15pm
Channel
ITV
Production company
Granada Television (1956-)

Credits

Director
Jerry Epstein
Playwright
William Saroyan (1908-1981)
Cast
Robin BrownJohnny
Franklin FoxSam Wallace
David GrahamePhilip Carmichael
Brian Hankinshusband
Reginald HearneMr Wiley
Norman MacOwenJasper MacGregor
Reginald MarshBen Alexander
Nanette NewmanWife
Kerrigan PrescottRufe Apley
Robert RiettyMr Kosak

Additional details

Extant status
No archival copy is known to exist.
Play tags
American drama; Armenia, as theme or setting; comedy; poetry and literature, as theme

Print sources

Title
Nuclear-Age Alchemy and Tree-Top Self-Analysis: Two Plays with the Wrong Atmosphere (Newspaper review)
Author/creator
Bernard Levin (Reviewer)
Reference
The Manchester Guardian, 14 December 1957, p. 3
Linking notes
brief mention
Title
Plays for the Millions: The First 75. A Cross Index of Granada TV Play Productions (Book)
Reference
Published by Granada TV Network, 1960
Title
TV Times, 9 August 1957 (Magazine)
Linking notes
listing, p. 29

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