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Romeo and Juliet

Synopsis
Radio broadcast. Berlioz’s dramatic symphony performed in its entirety by the BBC Orchestra and Wireless Chorus, conducted by Oskar Fried.
Series
Symphony Concert
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
17 Jan 1934 at 20:00 (Channel: BBC National Programme)
Duration
60 mins
Availability
No copy extant

Credits

Music
Hector Berlioz
Contributor
Oscar Fried
Cast
Parry JonesRomeo
Enid SzanthoJuliet

Additional Details

Production type
Other
Plays
Romeo and Juliet
Subjects
Drama; Music
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); musical adaptations

Notes

Reviews
Felix White discusses Berlioz’s Romeo and Juliet in his article ‘The"Ill-Starred Lovers"' (Radio Times, 12 January 1934, p. 78).

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

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