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Shakespeare Night: ‘Love’s Labour’s Lost’ And ‘The Two Gentlemen of Verona’

Synopsis
First in a series of ‘literary nights’ showcasing Shakespeare’s plays on radio. The programme is conducted with critical commentary by Professor Cyril Brett. Performances are by members of the Station Repertory Company. This programme opens with a ‘chat’ on "England in Shakespeare’s Day". With incidental music by the Station Orchestra. Lyrics from the play sung by T. J. Jones.
Series
Shakespeare Night
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
9 Oct 1923 at 19:30 (Channel: BBC)
Duration
120 mins
Availability
No recording extant

Credits

Writer
William Shakespeare
Contributor
Cyril Brett

Additional Details

Theatre company
The Cardiff Station Repertory Company
Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Love’s Labour’s Lost; Two Gentlemen of Verona, The
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Complete Works

Notes

Notes
Broadcast from BBC Cardiff.
Reviews
Source: Radio Times, The Times

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Record Stats

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