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Pericles

Synopsis
Radio adaptation of Shakespeare’s play (co-authored by George Wilkins) arranged and produced by Raymond Raikes. With Tim Seely in the title role, Roderick Jones as Gower and Denise Bryer as Marina. Music by Roberto Gerhard is performed by the Hubert Williams Chorale and the BBC Welsh Orchestra with Rae Jenkins as conducter.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Recording date
30 Aug 1965
Transmission details
26 Nov 1965 at 20:20 (Channel: BBC Third Programme)
Duration
120 (incl. interval)

Credits

Producer
Raymond Raikes
Writer
George Wilkins; William Shakespeare
Music
Roberto Gerhard
Contributor
Rae Jenkins
Adaptor for Radio
Raymond Raikes
Cast
Tim SeeleyPericles, Prince of Tyre
Roderick JonesGower
Mary LawThaisa
Denise BryerMarina
Mary WimbushDionyza
Alan HainesGentleman of Ephesus (Gentleman)
Alan HainesLeonine
Betty Huntley-WrightLychorida
Brian HewlettPirate
Brian HewlettLord of Pentapolis (Lord)
Colin CampbellPatchbreech (Fisherman (3))
Colin CampbellGentleman of Myteline (Gentleman)
Francis de WolffLysimachus
Gabriel WoolfCleon
Godfrey KentonPhilemon
Gordon FaithPilch (Fisherman (2))
Gordon FaithGentleman of Ephesus (Gentleman)
Hector RossSailor
Hector RossGentleman of Myteline (Gentleman)
Joan MathesonDiana
John DearthPirate
John DearthFisherman (1)
Michael BatesBoult
Miriam MargolyesBawd
Patrick Barr (2)Simonides, King of Pentapolis
Paul Whitsun-JonesPander
Peter MarinkerPirate
Peter MarinkerLord of Pentapolis (Lord)
Ralph TrumanAntiochus
Robert EddisonCerimon
Walter FitzgeraldHelicanus
Wilfrid CarterSailor
Wilfrid CarterThaliard

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Pericles, Prince of Tyre
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
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Phone
020 7412 7676
Fax
020 7412 7441
Address
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB

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