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Acting Shakespeare

Synopsis
Dame Edith Evans talks about acting Shakespeare’s plays, the ways in which she approaches different characters and the importance of language.
Series
Shakespeare
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
4 Feb 1937 at 20:40 (Channel: BBC National Programme)
Duration
20 mins

Credits

Contributor
Edith Evans

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
acting; acting techniques; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Verse speaking

Notes

History
Fourth in a series of talks on Shakespeare and theatre given by producers, actors and Shakespeare scholars.

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Archive

Name

British Library Sound Archive

Email
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Web
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Phone
020 7412 7676
Fax
020 7412 7441
Address
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NW1 2DB

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