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Julius Caesar

Synopsis
Radio version of Shakespeare’s play adapted for broadcasting by Barbara Burnham and produced by Peter Creswell. The cast includes Franklyn Bellamy as Caesar, Dennis Arundell as Brutus and S. J. Warmington as Mark Antony. With incidental music composed by Robert Chignell played by the BBC Theatre Orchestra, conducted by Leslie Woodgate.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
11 Dec 1931 at 21:25 (Channel: BBC National Programme)
Duration
101 mins
Availability
No copy extant

Credits

Producer
Peter Creswell
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Robert Chignell
Contributor
Leslie Woodgate
Adaptor for Radio
Barbara Burnham
Cast
Franklyn BellamyJulius Caesar
Harold YoungMark Antony
Brember WillsCaius Cassius
Mary HintonPortia
B. Atherton 
Cecily Clarence 
Clifton Gibbs 
Dennis ArundellMarcus Brutus
Eric Anderson 
Eric Berry 
Ernest Digges 
Ethel LodgeCalphurnia
G. Jones 
George Cooke 
Harold Reese 
Helen Dale 
James Tovey 
Joan Hare 
Joyce Murchie 
M. Gayton 
M. Gilbert 
Nancy Scott 
Noel Dryden 
Peter Grisewood 
Wendy Robinson 

Additional Details

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

Notes

Notes
Only six of the principal roles were credited in the Radio Times.
History
Broadcast repeat on BBC London Regional, 12/12/1931, 20:46-22:25.
Reviews
Source: BBC Programme Records 1929-1932, The Times

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

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