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Essential Shakespeare

Synopsis
20 readings of well-known Shakespearean speeches, soliloquies and sonnets to support the BBC’s BARD ON THE BOX season (17 October 1994-28 October 1984). These short readings (c 90 seconds each) were not billed in the Radio Times. Readers include Damon Hill, Neil Kinnock, Max Clifford, Rory Bremner, Germaine Greer and Prue Leith.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Television
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Transmission details
17 Oct 1994 (Channel: BBC2)
Duration
1 each reading

Additional Details

Production type
Other
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Archive

Name

BFI National Archive

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