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Life and Death of King Richard III, The

Synopsis
Radio version of the play produced and arranged by Howard Rose. With Malcolm Keen as Richard and Cathleen Nesbitt as Queen Elizabeth.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
17 Nov 1935 at 17:30 (Channel: BBC National Programme)
Duration
120 mins
Availability
No copy extant

Credits

Producer
Howard Rose
Writer
William Shakespeare
Adaptor for Radio
Howard Rose
Cast
Fanny WrightDuchess of York
Robert HarrisGeorge, Duke of Clarence
Albert Chevalier 
Anthony Quayle 
Beverley Robinson 
Carl BernardDuke of Buckingham
Cathleen NesbittQueen Elizabeth
Dorothy Holmes-GoreQueen Margaret
Ernest Borrow 
Frederick Sargent 
Frith Banbury 
George Cross 
Henry Hepworth 
J. B. Rowe 
John Boxer 
John Miller 
Joyce Moore 
Kynaston P. Reeves 
Laidman BrownLord Hastings
Malcolm KeenRichard, Duke of Gloucester, later King Richard
Michael DyneEarl of Richmond
Philip Thornley 
Rudolph de Cordova 
S. J. WarmingtonStanley, Earl of Derby
Stanley Howlett 
Stanley HowlettSir William Catesby
Stella Patrick CampbellLady Anne
Vincent Sternroyd 

Additional Details

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

Notes

Textual information
A written transcript of the production is held at the Birmingham Central Library as part of their Shakespeare Collection.
Reviews
Source: BBC Programme Records 1933-1935, Radio Times

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

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