Alcestis (1958)

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20 October 1958
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Production notes: 
Broadcast on the BBC Home Service at 9.15pm as part of the World Theatre series.
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Information related to this production

Person Role Notes
Eric Anderson Actor Pheres
Dennis D. Arundell Composer
Ronald Baddiley Actor Chorus
John Boddington Actor Chorus
John Bryning Actor Thanatos
Howieson Culff Actor Chorus
William Eedle Actor Chorus
Seamus Grant Actor Eumeles
Rachel Gurney Actor Alcestis
John Hollis Actor Servant
Dorothy Holmes-Gore Actor Serving Maid
Rolf Lefebvre Actor Chorus
Will Leighton Actor Chorus
Trevor Martin Actor Herakles
Duncan McIntyre Actor Chorus Leader
Harold Reese Actor Chorus
John Scott Actor Chorus
David Spenser Actor Chorus
Anthony Viccars Actor Chorus
Peter Watts Producer
John Westbrook Actor Admetus
Peter Wilde Actor Chorus
Frank Windsor Actor Chorus
Gabriel Woolf Actor Apollo
Venue Festival Dates Notes
unknown venue (England)
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
A Greek week Photocopy archive
Alcestis Photocopy archive
Engagements with Greek Drama and Homeric Epic on BBC Radio in the 1940s and 1950s Thesis library 208

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