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Exploration of the Theme of ‘Romeo and Juliet’, An: Like Softest Music

Alternative title
Like Softest Music
Synopsis
Television schools programme. Introduces the poetry of Romeo and Juliet relating the verse to idioms in magazines and feature films. Enactments of scenes from Acts I & II.
Series
For Schools
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Television
Transmission details
2 Oct 1962 at 15:26 (Channel: ITV)
Duration
25 mins
Availability
No archive copy found

Credits

Director
Prudence Nesbitt
Writer
Martin Worth
Cast
George PensottiRomeo
Kika MarkhamJuliet
William HolmesMercutio
Desmond DaviesBenvolio
Michael Griffiths (2)Chorus

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Plays
Romeo and Juliet
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
schools; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
Romeo and Juliet, directed by Nesbitt, was shown in five parts 25 October-27 November 1962 with Jane Asher as Juliet and David Weston as Romeo.

Production Company

Name

Associated-Rediffusion

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