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Saturday Review [14/07/1984]

Synopsis
Series which comments on and discusses the arts, presented by Russell Davies and Minette Marin. In this episode Marin hosts the fifteen-minute theatre review which focuses on Bill Alexander’s production of Richard III at Stratford-upon-Avon (1984). Robert Cushman, Stanley Wells and Joan Bakewell are the studio guests discussing the production. Includes clips from THE MUSIC OF LENNON AND McCARTNEY (1965) in which Peter Sellers as a mock Richard III recites the Beatles’ song A Hard Day’s Night in the manner of Olivier.
Series
Saturday Review
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Television
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Transmission details
14 Jul 1984 at 21:00 (Channel: BBC2)
Duration
60 mins

Credits

Contributor
Joan Bakewell; Minette Marrin; Robert Cushman; Stanley Wells

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Plays
Richard III
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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Phone
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Fax
020 7436 0165
Address
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