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Rosencrantz and Guildernstern Are Dead

Synopsis
Radio version by Tom Stoppard based on his original stage play. Directed by John Tydeman with music by Marc Wilkinson.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio; Radio
Transmission details
24 Dec 1978 at 21:00 (Channel: BBC Radio 3)
Duration
120 mins

Credits

Director
John Tydeman
Writer
Tom Stoppard
Music
Marc Wilkinson
Cast
Martin JarvisHamlet
Robert LangClaudius
Maxine AudleyGertrude
William SquirePolonius
Angela PleasenceOphelia
Andrew Branch 
Anthony DanielsAlfred
Edward HardwickeRosencrantz
Edward PetherbridgeGuildenstern
Freddie JonesThe Player
John RyeHoratio
Michael DeaconAmbassador (1) (Ambassador)
Peter Wickham 
Philip Sully 
Philip Voss 
Roger Hammond 
Tim Bentinck 

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Hamlet
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)
Related items
Arena [21/01/1976]
Rosencrantz and Guildernstern Are Dead

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Archive

Name

British Library Sound Archive

Email
listening@bl.uk
Web
http://www.bl.uk/nsa External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7412 7676
Fax
020 7412 7441
Address
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB

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