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Midsummer Night’s Dream, A

Synopsis
The ‘5WA’ Radio Players perform excerpts from Shakespeare’s comedy. The two scenes performed are listed as: 1. Casting the Parts. 2. The Rehearsal
Produced by Donald Davies.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
12 Jun 1925 at 20:50 (Channel: BBC)
Duration
30 mins
Availability
No copy extant

Credits

Producer
Donald Davies
Writer
William Shakespeare

Additional Details

Theatre company
Bournemouth Radio Players
Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Midsummer Night’s Dream, A
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

History
The broadcast is preceded by a transmission of Mendelssohn’s Overture to ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ by the Bournemouth Station Orchestra.

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

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