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Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead

Synopsis
Stoppard’s play ‘in and around the action of Hamlet’ produced for radio by Gordon House. With Nigel Anthony as Rosencrantz and Nicky Henson as Guildenstern.
No further information known (01/2009).
Series
Play of the Week (BBC World Service)
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
9 Oct 1983 at 18:30 (Channel: BBC World Service)
Duration
60 mins
Availability
Unknown

Credits

Producer
Gordon House
Writer
Tom Stoppard
Cast
John DuttineHamlet
Nicky HensonGuildenstern
Nigel AnthonyRosencrantz

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Hamlet
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
The principal actors from the ‘straight’ production of Shakespeare’s Hamlet, broadcast on the World Service the previous week, reappear in this play (see separate entry HAMLET, tx 15/10/1983).
Reviews
Source: London Calling, October 1983.

Related

Name

BBC World Service

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