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Scenes from ‘Richard II’

Synopsis
Entertainment programme for children. Scenes from Shakespeare’s play are selected and produced as a dramatic reading for radio to help with the Shakespeare set book for School Certificate.
No further information known (11/2008).
Series
Children’s Hour
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
12 Jun 1949 at 17:00 (Channel: BBC North)
Duration
50 mins
Availability
Unknown

Credits

Writer
William Shakespeare

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Plays
Richard II
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

History
Repeated 20/2/1949 at 5 p. m.
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

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Record Stats

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