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Thought to Be Writ by Shakespeare: The Reign of King Edward III

Synopsis
Radio version of a play often attributed to Shakespeare and first published anonymously in 1596. Adapted and produced for broadcasting by Raymond Raikes. With Gabriel Woolf as narrator and Stephen Murray as Edward the Third. Music by Thomas Eastwood is performed by the London Chamber Orchestra, conductor Harry Newstone.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
28 Nov 1963 at 20:45 (Channel: BBC Third Programme)
Duration
120 mins
Availability
Unknown

Credits

Producer
Raymond Raikes
Music
Thomas Eastwood
Contributor
Harry Newstone
Adaptor for Radio
Raymond Raikes
Cast
Alan HainesScots messenger
Bruce CondellGobin de Grey
Carleton HobbsEarl of Warwick
Fraser KeirDavid, King of Scotland
Gabriel WoolfNarrator
Googie WithersCountess of Salisbury
Gordon FaithDuke of Lorraine
John BaddeleyCharles, Duke of Normandy
John BoxerEarl Douglas
John BoxerSir John Copland
John RuddockSir William Montague
John WestbrookEdward, Prince of Wales
Margaret WolfitQueen Philippa of England
Norman ShelleyLord Audley
Peter PrattFrench mariner
Philip MorantRobert of Artois
Ralph TrumanJohn, King of France
Stephen MurrayEdward the Third
Stephen Thorne (2)Ludowick
Timothy HarleyPhilippe

Additional Details

Theatre company
BBC Drama Repertory Company
Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Apocrypha
Related items
Thought to Be Writ by Shakespeare

Notes

Notes
A BBC recording.
Reviews
Source: Radio Times, The Times

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

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