Electra (1953)

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Start date: 
13 April 1953
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Production notes: 
Broadcast on the BBC Home Service at 9.15pm as part of the World Theatre series, and repeated on 1 November 1953. The broadcast was prefaced by a three-minute introductory talk by Gilbert Murray.
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Information related to this production

Person Role Notes
Dennis D. Arundell Composer
Ann Codrington Actor Chorus
Peter Coke Actor Orestes
Allan Cuthbertson Actor Messenger
Valentine Dyall Actor Castor
Dorothy Green Actor Chorus
Joan Hart Actor Electra
Patricia Hilliard Actor Chorus
Baliol Holloway Actor Old Man
Stephen Jack Actor Peasant
Mary Kenton Actor Chorus
Molly Rankin Actor Chorus Leader
Sehri Saklatvala Actor Chorus
Catherine Salkeld Actor Clytemnestra
Peter Watts Producer
Venue Festival Dates Notes
unknown venue (England)

How to cite this production

Electra (1953), accessed at http://www.apgrd.ox.ac.uk/productions/production/6510 <29 May 2024>