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Falstaff - A Voyage Round His Belly

Synopsis
Radio documentary. Donald Sinden celebrates the enduring appeal of Falstaff - from Verdi to Orson Welles. There are contributions from actors, directors and academics including Joss Ackland, Timothy West, Robert Stephens, Les Dawson and Adrian Noble.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
25 Dec 1992 at 16:00 (Channel: BBC Radio 4)
Duration
45 mins

Credits

Producer
Paul Schlesinger
Contributor
Adrian Noble; Donald Sinden; Joss Ackland; Les Dawson; Martin Clunes; Michael Billington; Michael Maloney; Peter Holland; Robert Stephens; Terry Hands; Timothy West

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Plays
Henry IV Part 1; Henry IV Part 2; Merry Wives of Windsor, The
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
obesity; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Falstaff

Archive

Name

British Library Sound Archive

Email
listening@bl.uk
Web
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Phone
020 7412 7676
Fax
020 7412 7441
Address
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB

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