British Universities Film & Video Council

moving image and sound, knowledge and access

Rosencrantz and Guildernstern Are Dead

Synopsis
Complete performance of the play by Tom Stoppard.
Series
BBC Radio Collection
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio
Year of release
1989
Duration
120 mins
Availability
Out of Distribution (2006)

Credits

Producer
John Tydeman
Writer
Tom Stoppard
Music
Marc Wilkinson
Cast
Martin JarvisHamlet
Robert LangClaudius
Maxine AudleyGertrude
William SquirePolonius
Angela PleasenceOphelia
Anthony DanielsAlfred
Edward HardwickeRosencrantz
Edward PetherbridgeGuildenstern
Freddie JonesPlayer
John RyeHoratio
Michael DeaconAmbassador
Philip Voss 
Troy Sullivan 
William Wickham 

Additional Details

Production type
Sound Recordings(Commercial)
Plays
Hamlet
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
drama in English; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)
Related items
Arena [21/01/1976]
Rosencrantz and Guildernstern Are Dead

Notes

History
Originally broadcast on Radio 3 on 24/12/1978 (see separate entry).

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Archive

Name

British Library Sound Archive

Email
listening@bl.uk
Web
http://www.bl.uk/nsa External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7412 7676
Fax
020 7412 7441
Address
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB

Distributor (Sale)

Name

Retail outlets

Record Stats

This record has been viewed 555 times.