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Senior English II: Macbeth

Alternative title
Macbeth
Synopsis
Two-part schools broadcast of Shakespeare’s Macbeth,adapted for radio by Phyllis Hostler. No further information known (2/2008).
Series
Schools
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
8 Oct 1946 at 14:35 (Channel: BBC Home Service)
Duration
50 (total)
Availability
No copy extant

Credits

Writer
William Shakespeare
Adaptor for Radio
Phyllis Hostler

Additional Details

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

Notes

History
Broadcast in two 25-minute parts.
Part 1: 8/10/1946
Part 2: 15/10/1946
Textual information
A written transcript of the production is held at the Birmingham Central Library as part of their Shakespeare Collection.

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

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