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The Norwich Players in ‘Excerpts from Macbeth’

Synopsis
Radio production. The Norwich Players with James Roose Evans as Macbeth and Margaret Gordon as Lady Macbeth perform scenes from Macbeth.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Recording date
17 Nov 1954
Transmission details
8 Dec 1954 at 21:15 (Channel: BBC Midland)
Duration
60 mins
Availability
Unknown

Credits

Producer
Peter Dews
Writer
William Shakespeare
Cast
James Roose EvansMacbeth
Margaret GordonLady Macbeth
David MarchMacduff
Peter LeightonMalcolm
Joel HardcastleBanquo
A. S. GoddardAngus
Barbara WilkesWitch (2nd)
Colin HighRoss
Helen SpankieWitch (3rd)
Hilary GardinerWitch (1st)
Jean MorganFleance
John HarrisonOld Man
Leslie AndersonLennox
Maurice FisherSergeant
Michael PearceMessenger
Neville SandifordKing Duncan
Phillip VaughanDonalbain

Additional Details

Theatre company
Norwich Players
Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Macbeth
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Amateur theatre

Notes

General
Rehearsals took place from 16/11/1954-17/11/1954.
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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