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Life of King Henry the Fifth, The

Synopsis
Radio version of Shakespeare’s play arranged and produced by Peter Creswell. With Dennis Arundell in the title role and Marie Ney as Katherine. Music directed by H. Lowe.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
23 Apr 1932 at 21:40 (Channel: BBC National Programme)
Duration
90 mins
Availability
No archive copy known

Credits

Producer
Peter Creswell
Writer
William Shakespeare
Adaptor for Radio
Peter Creswell
Cast
Dennis ArundellKing Henry V
Violet MarquesitaChorus
Rudolph de CordovaArchbishop of Canterbury
Marie NeyKatherine
Carleton YoungDauphin
A. E. FilmerDuke of Orleans
A. E. FilmerBishop of Ely
Arthur ClayMontjoy
Arthur GoulletConstable of France
Carleton HobbsPistol
Carleton HobbsKing Charles VI of France
Cyril NashNym
Cyril NashEarl of Salisbury
Cyril NashGovernor of Harfleur
Douglas CoxJohn Bates
Douglas RossDuke of Bourbon
Douglas RossFluellen
Douglas RossSir Thomas Erpingham
Eric AndersonDuke of Gloucester
Ethel LodgeHostess, formerly Mistress Quickly
Franklyn BellamyDuke of Burgundy
George CookeGower
Gladys YoungQueen Isabel
Harold YoungDuke of Bedford
Kathleen BoutallAlice
Leslie PerrinsDuke of Exeter
Murri MoncrieffBardolph
Murri MoncrieffLord Rambures
Peter HoarDuke of York
Philip WadeMichael Williams
Philip WadeEarl of Westmoreland

Additional Details

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

Notes

Notes
Transmitted on Daventry National Programme
History
Broadcast as part of the programme accompanying the opening of the New Shakespeare Memorial Theatre
Reviews
Source: Radio Times, issue dated 15 April 1932,
BBC Programme Records 1929-1932.

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

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