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Lord Hamlet with His Doublet All Unbrac’d

Synopsis
Radio programme. Derek Jacobi takes a light-hearted look at Shakespeare’s longest and possibly most abused play. Considers what actors, adaptors and producers have done to the play since its first performance. With contributions by Rosalind Shanks, Alan Barry, Alan Dudley, Godfrey Kenton and Michael McLain.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
14 Jun 1983 at 16:10 (Channel: BBC Radio 4)
Duration
30 mins

Credits

Producer
John Knight
Writer
Michael Petheram
Contributor
Alan Barry; Alan Dudley; Derek Jacobi; Godfrey Kenton; Michael McLain; Rosalind Shanks

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Plays
Hamlet
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); performance history

Notes

History
Repeat on BBC World Service transmitted on 23/10/1983.
Reviews
Source: Radio Times

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

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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