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Midsummer Night’s Dream, A

Synopsis
Radio adaptation of Shakespeare’s play, produced and directed by David Spenser. With Nigel Hawthorne, Diana Quick and Maureen O’Brien. The music is specially composed by Terence Allbright and performed by the Trinity Boy’s Choir.
Series
Monday Play, The
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
7 Nov 1983 at 19:20 (Channel: BBC4)
Duration
140 mins

Credits

Director
David Spenser
Producer
David Spenser
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Terence Allbright
Cast
Adam BarehamTheseus
Liza GoddardHippolyta
Nigel HawthorneOberon
Maureen O’BrienTitania
Peter StrakerPuck (Robin Goodfellow)
Alistair CameronTitania’s Attendant
Bernard BresslawSnug
Christopher BenjaminNick Bottom
Diana QuickHelena
Donald GeeFrancis Flute
James KerryEgeus
Jason StylesTitania’s Attendant
Jonathan KentDemetrius
Michael BiltonRobin Starveling
Michael MaloneyLysander
Pauline SiddleFairy
Phoebe NichollsHermia
Robert MacLoughlinTitania’s Attendant
Scott CherryPhilostrate
Shayur MaterTitania’s Attendant
Stephen Thorne (2)Tom Snout
Timothy BatesonPeter Quince

Additional Details

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

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Archive

Name

British Library Sound Archive

Email
listening@bl.uk
Web
http://www.bl.uk/nsa External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7412 7676
Fax
020 7412 7441
Address
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB

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