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Midsummer Night’s Dream, A

Synopsis
Radio production of the last act of A Midsummer Night’s Dream with Norman Shelley as Bottom.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
18 Oct 1939 at 22:45 (Channel: BBC)
Duration
45 mins
Availability
No archive copy known

Credits

Producer
John Cheatle
Writer
William Shakespeare
Cast
Ralph TrumanTheseus
Susan TaylorHippolyta
Ivan SamsonOberon
Angela KirkTitania
Audrey CameronPuck (Robin Goodfellow)
Charles MasonDemetrius
D.A. Clarke-SmithPeter Quince
Ewart ScottTom Snout
Hilliard StaffordPhilostrate
Leslie PerrinsLysander
Norman ShelleyNick Bottom
Philip CunninghamFrancis Flute
Philip WadeRobin Starveling
Wallace EvennettSnug

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Midsummer Night’s Dream, A
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Textual information
A written transcript of the production is held at the Birmingham Central Library as part of their Shakespeare Collection.

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

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