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Scenes from Shakespeare’s ‘As You Like It’

Synopsis
Television programme featuring scenes that are based on As You Like It Act III ii, with Margaretta Scott as Rosalind and Ion Swinley as Orlando.
Series
Scenes from Shakespeare
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Television
Transmission details
5 Feb 1937 at 15:55 (Channel: BBC)
Duration
11 mins
Availability
Unavailable

Credits

Director
Stephen Thomas
Producer
Robert Atkins
Writer
William Shakespeare
Cast
Margaretta ScottRosalind
Ion SwinleyOrlando

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
As You Like It
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

History
Part of a series that inaugurated Shakespearean drama on television in Britain.

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

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