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Henry IV, Part 1

Synopsis
Radio version of Shakespeare’s history play produced by Martin Jenkins in stereo, with Leo McKern as Falstaff and Peter Jeffrey as King Henry. The music is specially composed by David Cain and played by Michael Laird, Malcolm Smith, Roger Brenner, Martin Nicholls, Christopher Ball, Terry Emery and Frances Kelly. The singer is Martyn Hill.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
18 Mar 1973 at 18:10 (Channel: BBC Radio 3)
Duration
170 mins
Availability
Unknown

Credits

Producer
Martin Jenkins (2)
Cast
Peter JeffreyKing Henry IV
John RowePrince Henry (Hal)
Leo McKernSir John Falstaff
David BuckHenry Percy (Hotspur)
Elizabeth SpriggsMistress Quickly
Andrew RiversOstler
Andrew RiversMessenger
Brian HainesChamberlain
Brian HainesSir Walter Blunt
David Cain 
David GoodersonSir Michael
David GoodersonFrancis, a Drawer
David KincaidArchibald, Earl of Douglas
Elizabeth MorganLady Mortimer
Fraser KerrPeto
Geoffrey MatthewsBardolph
Haydn JonesOwen Glendower
Hugh DicksonRichard Scroop, Archbishop of York
Hugh DicksonCarrier
John PullenSir Richard Vernon
John PullenSheriff
Kate BinchyLady Percy
Lewis StringerHenry Percy, Earl of Northumberland
Martin HillSinger
Nigel LambertPoins
Peter SallisThomas Percy, Earl of Worcester
Richard HamptonEdmund Mortimer, Earl of March
Robin Browne (2)Gadshill
Ronald HerdmanCarrier
Ronald HerdmanVintner
Sam DastorLord John of Lancaster
Sam DastorServant
Terry ScullyEarl of Westmoreland
William Shakespeare 

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Henry IV Part 1
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

History
Part 2 was broadcast on the 25 March 1973 (see separate entry).
Reviews
Source: Radio Times, The Times

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

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