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Shakespeare Night VI: ‘King Richard II’

Alternative title
King Richard II
Synopsis
Sixth 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 Cardiff Station Repertory Company. With incidental music played by the Station Orchestra. Shakespeare lyrics sung by Constance Willis of the British National Opera Company.
Series
Shakespeare Night
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
18 Dec 1923 at 19:30 (Channel: BBC)
Duration
120 mins
Availability
No recording extant

Credits

Writer
William Shakespeare
Contributor
Cyril Brett
Cast
Constance Willis 

Additional Details

Theatre company
Cardiff Station Repertory Company, The
Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Richard II
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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