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Falstaff

Synopsis
Verdi’s Falstaff Act II, Scenes 1 and 2 relayed live from the Opera House in Manchester. The British National Opera Company is conducted by John Barbirolli and produced by George King.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
30 Nov 1928 at 20:15 (Channel: BBC)
Duration
60 (incl. interval)
Availability
No copy extant

Credits

Producer
George King
Music
Giuseppe Verdi
Contributor
John Barbirolli
Cast
Arthur Fear 
Barbara Nelson 
Bernard Ross 
Constance Willis 
Doris Lemon 
Frederick Davies 
Gladys Anerum 
Heddle Nash 
Marjorie Parry 
Maud Stevens 
Percy Heming 
Sydney Russell 

Additional Details

Theatre
Opera House, Manchester
Theatre company
British National Opera Company
Production type
Operas and Musicals
Plays
Henry IV Part 1; Henry IV Part 2; Merry Wives of Windsor, The
Subjects
Drama; Music
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
Transmitted from London and Daventry stations.
History
Broadcast in two parts with a 10-minute interlude at 20:43.

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

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