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Two Gentlemen of Verona, The

Synopsis
Radio version of Shakespeare’s play adapted and produced for broadcasting by R. D. Smith, starring Judi Dench as Julia, Michael Harbour as Proteus and Denys Hawthorne as Valentine. With music specially composed by Christine Gough and conducted by Frederick Marshall.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
22 Aug 1968 at 19:40 (Channel: BBC Third Programme)
Duration
220 (incl. interval)
Availability
Unknown

Credits

Producer
R. D. Smith
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Christine Gough
Contributor
Frederick Marshall
Adaptor for Radio
R. D. Smith
Cast
Denys HawthorneValentine
Michael N. HarbourProteus
Kate ColeridgeSilvia
Judi DenchJulia
Bryan PringleLaunce
Basil Jones 
Beth BoydSinger
Bill OwenSpeed
Gudrun UreLucetta
Ian ThompsonThurio
Ian Thompson 
Jan Edwards 
Jan EdwardsHost
Kenneth McClellen 
Margaret Ford 
Margaret FordDuke of Milan
Michael DeaconEglamour
Michael Deacon 
Percy EdwardsCrab
Ralph TrumanAntonio
Tom EttlePanthino
Tom WatsonSinger

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Two Gentlemen of Verona, The
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

History
Transmitted with a 8-minute musical interval at 8.47 p. m. approximately.
Reviews
Source: Radio Times, The Times

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

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