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Fire Burn and Cauldron Bubble

Synopsis
Eighth episode of a half-hour mystery and suspense radio series, written by John Dickson Carr, and produced by Val Gielgud and Martyn C. Webster.
Series
Appointment with Fear
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
28 Oct 1943 at 21:40 (Channel: BBC Home Service)
Duration
30 mins
Availability
No archive copy known

Credits

Producer
Martyn C. Webster; Val Gielgud
Writer
John Dickinson Carr
Cast
Alan BlairA voice
Belle ChrystallWitch (Witch)
Doris LyttonMarcia Blair
Frank CochraneBradley
Harry WelchmanHoward White
Joan CarolWitch (Witch)
Leslie BradleyMyron Willard
Lucille LisleMiss Fenton
Margaret HarmstonWitch (Witch)
Richard Williamsvon Arnheim
Valentine DyallStoryteller

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Macbeth
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Mystery
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Notes

History
The Appointment with Fear series was originally written for and broadcast by the Columbia Broadcasting System under the title Suspense. This episode was broadcast on CBS on 6 April 1943 (see separate entry).
Another production with a different cast was broadcast on BBC Light Programme on 18 September 1945 (see separate entry).
Reviews
Source: Radio Times

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Record Stats

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