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Bit of Old Shakespeare, A

Synopsis
A comedy sketch for radio, written by Amyas Britter. The Times programme listings includes this following bit of advice: "Listeners should imagine that they are seated in the gallery of a theatre overhearing the remarks on the performance and occasionally the voices of the performers" (14 May 1925).
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
12 May 1925 at 21:25 (Channel: BBC)
Duration
15 mins
Availability
No recording extant

Credits

Writer
Amyas Britter

Additional Details

Production type
Sitcoms/Variety
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
Transmitted from Chelmsford. Re-broadcast two days later from London.

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Record Stats

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