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Theatre Programme [06/02/1948]

Alternative title
Dissecting a Play
Synopsis
A fortnightly theatre review programme. In this episode a panel of experts examines Shakespeare’s tragedy with illustrated extracts. The panel consists of Michael Redgrave, Frank Birch, and Philip Hope-Wallace. Particular reference is made to Norris Houghton’s Macbeth, a current production running at the Aldwych Theatre, Westminster, London with Michael Redgrave in the title-role.
Series
Theatre Programme
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
6 Feb 1948 at 21:15 (Channel: BBC Light Programme)
Duration
45 mins

Credits

Editor
Archie Campbell; Peggy Barker
Contributor
Frank Birch; Michael Redgrave; Philip Hope-Wallace
Cast
Michael RedgraveMacbeth
Ena BurrillLady Macbeth

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Plays
Macbeth
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
For more information about the aims and make-up of the Theatre Programme series, cf. Archie Campbell’s article in Radio Times, 30 January 1948, p. 3.

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

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