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Will the Real Shakespeare?

Synopsis
Television discussion programme. Robert Robinson talks to Professor Sam Schoenbaum, A.D. Wraight (author of In Search of Christopher Marlowe), Francis Bokenham (Francis Bacon Society) and Father Francis Edwards (Shakespeare Authorship Society) about who wrote Shakespeare.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Television
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Transmission details
23 Apr 1981 at 20:00 (Channel: BBC2)
Duration
30 mins

Credits

Director
Tony Tyley
Producer
Adam Low
Contributor
A.D. Wraight; Francis Bokenham; Robert Robinson; Sam Schoenbaum

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Marlowe, Christopher; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Authorship; Bacon, Francis

Notes

General
Roger Woddis wrote a poem around the Shakespeare authorship question which was published in Radio Times 23 April 1981.

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Archive

Name

BFI National Archive

Web
http://www.bfi.org.uk/archive-collections/searching-access-collections/research-viewing-services External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7255 1444
Fax
020 7436 0165
Address
21 Stephen Street
London
W1T 1LN
Name

BoB

Email
bob@learningonscreen.ac.uk
Web
https://learningonscreen.ac.uk/ondemand External site opens in new window
Phone
020 3743 2345
Address
Learning on Screen - the British Universities and Colleges Film and Video Council
330 Holborn Gate
1st Floor, Suite 120
London
WC1V 7QH
Notes
Formerly a service from BUFVC, British Universities Film & Video Council

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