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Time Come Round

Alternative title
Supposition for Radio on the Death of William Shakespeare, A
Synopsis
Radio drama written and produced by David Lytton imagining the latter days of Shakespeare’s life in Stratford-upon-Avon. With Deryck Guyler as Shakespeare and Angela Baddeley as his wife.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
27 Apr 1956 at 20:15 (Channel: BBC Midland)
Duration
45 mins
Availability
Unknown

Credits

Writer
David Lytton
Adaptor for Radio
David Lytton
Cast
Alaric CotterBoy
Angela BaddeleyAnne Shakespeare
Bob ArnoldFrancis Colliins
Claire BloomSusannah Hall
Cyril ShapsHeminge
Deryck GuylerWilliam Shakespeare
Duncan McIntyreCondell
Eileen BarryJudith Quiney
Godfrey KentonJohn Hull
Jack MayThomas Russell
John BaddeleyRichard Tyler
Michael ShawJohn Carrier
Nan Marriott WatsonMaria
Norman MitchellWatchman
T. Hannam-ClarkeCharles Rooke

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Historical period
17th Century
Keywords
biographies; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
Broadcast on Midland Home Service.
Textual information
A written transcript of the production is held at the Birmingham Central Library as part of their Shakespeare Collection.
Reviews
David Lytton introduces his play in ‘The Mortal Shakespeare’ (Radio Times, Midlands Edition, 20 April 1956, p. 9).

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

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