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Richard II

Synopsis
Two-part reworking of Shakespeare’s Richard II. Adapted for radio by Peter Thomson and directed by Lucy Hackney. No further information known.
Series
Play of the Week (BBC World Service)
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
15 Feb 1997 at 10:30 (Channel: BBC World Service)
Duration
120 (total running time)
Availability
Unknown

Credits

Director
Lucy Hackney
Writer
William Shakespeare
Adaptor for Radio
Peter Thomson

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Richard II
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

History
Originally broadcast in two 60-minute slots on 15/02/1997 and 16/02/1997 as part of the ‘History of British Theatre’ season celebrating 600 years of theatre from Britain.

Production Company

Name

BBC World Service

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