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In Danger to Be Damned: Dr Faustus. Part 2

Synopsis
Television schools series in eight parts, examining the conflict between good and evil in medieval and Elizabethan drama. Episode 3 continues the discussion of Christopher Marlowe’s version of the Dr Faustus legend.
Series
Terrible Choice
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Television
Transmission details
3 Feb 1960 at 15:23 (Channel: ITV)
Duration
27 mins
Availability
No archive copy found

Credits

Director
Roger Jenkins
Writer
Martin Worth
Contributor
Michael Hawkins
Cast
Aubrey MorrisCovetousness
David DodimeadEnvy
David DodimeadSecond scholar
David DodimeadFriar
Gerald CrossPride
Gerald CrossPope
Gordon GostelowBad Angel
H. Beaufoy MiltonOld Man
H. Beaufoy MiltonFriar
John WoodMephistopoles
Judi DenchGood Angel
Keith TaylorWagner
Michael HawkinsChorus
Patrick TroughtonLucifer
Paul RogersFaustus
Peter WoodthorpeGluttony
Peter WoodthorpeArchbishop
Tony ChurchSloth
Tony ChurchFirst scholar
Tony ChurchFriar

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Elizabethan drama; Marlowe, Christopher; morality plays; schools; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Production Company

Name

Associated-Rediffusion

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