Hippolytus (1945 - 1946)

Original id: 
Start date: 
1 October 1945
End date: 
13 October 1946
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Production notes: 
Broadcast on BBC Home Service as part of the World Theatre series. A repeat broadcast was given on the Third Programme the following year, on 13 October 1946.
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Information related to this production

Person Role Notes
Laidman Browne Actor Chorus
Beryl Calder Actor Chorus
Cyril Gardiner Actor Chorus
Val Gielgud (1900-1981) Producer
Christoph Willibald Gluck (1714-1787) Composer
Deryck Guyler Actor Henchman of Hippolytus
Lilian Harrison Actor Chorus
Grizelda Hervey Actor Chorus
Thea Holme Actor Artemis
Harry Hutchinson Actor Old Huntsman
Williams Lloyd Actor Chorus
Barry Morse Actor Hippolytus
George Owen Actor Chorus
Edward Sackville-West Music selected the music
Lydia Sherwood Actor Aphrodite
Godfrey Tearle Actor Theseus
Rita Vale Actor Chorus
Diana Wynyard Actor Phaedra
Gladys Young Actor Nurse
Venue Festival Dates Notes
unknown venue (England)

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Hippolytus (1945 - 1946), accessed at http://www.apgrd.ox.ac.uk/productions/production/469 <29 May 2024>