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Taming of the Shrew, The

Synopsis
Radio version of Shakespeare’s comedy, arranged for broadcasting and produced by Peter Creswell. The cast includes Fay Compton as Kate and Godfrey Tearle as Petruchio. No further information available (4/2008).
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
16 Feb 1941 at 14:30 (Channel: BBC Home Service)
Duration
75 mins
Availability
No copy extant

Credits

Producer
Peter Creswell
Writer
William Shakespeare
Adaptor for Radio
Peter Creswell
Cast
Fay ComptonKatherina
Godfrey TearlePetruchio

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Taming of the Shrew, The
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Reviews
Source: The Times, Radio Times

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

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