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Tyger’s Hart

Synopsis
A television play about William Shakespeare and his family written by David Scott Daniell and produced for broadcasting by Joy Harington. With Alan MacNaughtan as William Shakespeare. Settings are by Richard Henry.
Series
Children’s Newsreel
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Television
Transmission details
22 Apr 1954 at 17:00 (Channel: BBC)
Duration
50 mins
Availability
Unknown

Credits

Producer
Joy Harington
Writer
David Scott Daniell
Cast
Alan MacNaughtanWilliam Shakespeare
Dorothy BlackMary Shakespeare
Jimmy GardnerSimon
John Breslin 
Lane Meddick 
Philip DaleMaster Underhill
Philip GuardGilbert Shakespeare
Richard LeechRichard Burbage
Stanley Groome 
Susan RichmondAunt Margaret
Wensley PitheyJohn Shakespeare
William DriverRichard Field

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
biographies; children’s drama; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
Source: Radio Times.
History
The programme was repeated on 25/04/1954.

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

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