British Universities Film & Video Council

moving image and sound, knowledge and access

The Bard and I - Donald Wolfit

Synopsis
Radio broadcast. First of three interval talks in which various artists talk about their personal appreciation of Shakespeare. In this episode actor Donald Wolfit looks back on 40 years of acting and producing Shakespeare.
Series
The Bard and I
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Recording date
6 Feb 1964
Transmission details
2 Mar 1964 at 19:40 (Channel: BBC Midland)
Duration
15 mins
Availability
Unknown

Credits

Producer
David Glencross
Contributor
Donald Wolfit

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
acting; drama production; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Wolfit, Donald

Notes

Notes
Transmitted on Midland Home Service
History
Transmitted as interval programme to MUSICALE 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
Source: Radio Times (Midland Edition)

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Record Stats

This record has been viewed 254 times.