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Antony and Cleopatra

Synopsis
Radio version of the play produced and adapted by C. A. Lewis. With Laura Cowie as Cleopatra, Cecil Ramage as Antony and Douglas Burbidge as Caesar. V.C. Clinton Baddeley acts as narrator. The incidental music is composed by Victor Hely-Hutchinson who also directs the Special String Orchestra.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
16 Jul 1930 at 21:47 (Channel: BBC National Programme)
Duration
117 mins
Availability
No archive copy known

Credits

Producer
Cecil A. Lewis
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Victor Hely-Hutchinson
Adaptor for Radio
Cecil A. Lewis
Cast
Cecil RamageMark Antony
Laura CowieCleopatra
Douglas BurbidgeOctavius Caesar
Andrew Churchman 
Ben Webster 
Cyril Nash 
Ernest Digges 
Esther Coleman 
George Ide 
Harald Colonna 
Harman Grisewood 
Herbert Lugg 
Hilda Bruce-Potter 
Jessica Tandy 
Leslie Banks 
Leslie Perrins 
Marcus Barron 
Philip Cunningham 
Philip Wade 
V.C. Clinton-Baddeley 
Wilfrid Babbage 

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Antony and Cleopatra
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
Radio Times lists cast and dramatis personae in separate columns.
History
Second broadcast on 17/7/1930 transmitted on London Regional at 20:50.
Reviews
Source: BBC Programme Records 1929-1932, Radio Times

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

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