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Taming of the Shrew, The

Synopsis
Radio adaptation of the play by Dulcima Glasby. Abridged, arranged and produced by Howard Rose. With Barbara Couper as Kate and Ian Fleming as Petruchio. Reginald Denham narrates.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
4 Oct 1927 at 22:47 (Channel: BBC)
Duration
43 mins
Availability
No copy extant

Credits

Producer
Howard Rose
Writer
William Shakespeare
Adaptor for Radio
Dulcima Glasby
Cast
Barbara CouperKatherina
Ian FlemingPetruchio
Vincent SternroydBaptista Minola
Lilian HarrisonBianca
Carleton HobbsLucentio
Cyril NashHortensio
Frank DentonPedant
Frank MacreaVincentio
J. Adrian ByrneBiondello
Margaret ColemanWidow
Michael Hogan 
Reginald DenhamNarrator
Stanley LathburyGremio

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Taming of the Shrew, The
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
Transmitted from Daventry.
The BBC Programme Records listings credit Michael Hogan as performer and Reginald Denham as narrator. The Times credits Dulcima Glasby as adaptor for radio.
Reviews
Source: BBC Programme Records, The Times.

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

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