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Write Stuff, The [06/10/2008]

Synopsis
BBC Radio 4’s literary game show. This episode includes pastiches of Shakespeare’s works (excerpts from Shakespeare’s sonnet 18 and Hamlet) rewritten in the style of Raymond Chandler, who is the author of the week. James Walton chairs, and the guest best-seller writers Lynne Truss and Mark Billingham team up with regular participants Sebastian Faulks and John Walsh. Literary excerpts and comments are read by Beth Chalmers.
Series
Write Stuff, The
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
6 Oct 2008 at 18:30 (Channel: BBC Radio 4)
Duration
30 mins

Credits

Producer
Katie Marsden; Sam Michell
Contributor
Beth Chalmers; James Walton; John Walsh; Lynne Truss; Mark Billingham; Sebastian Faulks

Additional Details

Production type
Sitcoms/Variety
Plays
Hamlet
Subjects
Literature
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Quiz shows

Notes

History
Episode 1, Series 8

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Archive

Name

British Library Sound Archive

Email
listening@bl.uk
Web
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Phone
020 7412 7676
Fax
020 7412 7441
Address
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB
Name

Learning on Screen Off-Air Recording Back-up Service

Email
services@bufvc.ac.uk
Web
http://bufvc.ac.uk/tvandradio/offair External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7393 1514
Fax
020 7393 1555
Address
For Learning on Screen Members only
77 Wells Street
London
W1T 3QJ

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