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Shakespeare’s Songs

Synopsis
Schools radio broadcast. Third part of an 8-part English Literature series for senior pupils in which N. Niemeyer introduces poems which will then be read by ‘expert readers’. The focus of this episode is on the poetry of Shakespeare’s songs.
Series
English Literature: Delight in Poetry, 3
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
4 May 1932 at 15:00 (Channel: BBC National Programme)
Duration
25 mins
Availability
No copy extant

Credits

Writer
William Shakespeare
Contributor
N. Niemeyer

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Subjects
Drama; Literature
Keywords
schools; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); songs

Notes

Reviews
Source: Programme and Syllabus of Transmission to Schools, April 18th to June 17th 1932, in: BBC Broadcast to Schools, Vol. 13 (BBC: London), p. 8.

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Record Stats

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