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Night Waves [08/12/2010]

Synopsis
BBC Radio 3 arts programme presented by Philip Dodd. This edition assesses British actor Derek Jacobi’s performance as King Lear for Michael Grandage’s production of the play at the Donmar Warehouse in 2010.
Series
Night Waves
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
8 Dec 2010 at 21:15 (Channel: BBC Radio 3)
Duration
45 mins

Credits

Producer
Lisa Davis
Contributor
Philip Dodd

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Plays
King Lear
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Jacobi, Derek
Related items
Front Row [08/12/2010]
King Lear

Notes

Figures
Grandage’s King Lear premiered at the Donmar Warehouse, London, on 3 December 2010. It is screened on 3rd February 2011 as part of National Theatre Live (see separate entry).
Reviews
Source: Radio Times, BBC Programme Information http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00wblgc (accessed 12/2010).

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Archive

Name

British Library Sound Archive

Email
listening@bl.uk
Web
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Phone
020 7412 7676
Fax
020 7412 7441
Address
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB

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