The Beauty from Samos (1955)

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1 October 1955
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Broadcast on BBC Radio's Third Programme. Joanna Richardson and Patric Dickinson's English translation of Charles Cordier’s reconstruction in French of Menander’s fragmentary play. The broadcast was repeated on the Third on 10 July 1956 in a small Menander festival which was introduced by a talk by Gilbert Murray on 8 July 1956 (see ID 6670).
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Information related to this production

Person Role Notes
Patric Dickinson Translator translated Cordier's text into English
Antony Hopkins Composer
Charles Lefeaux Producer
Joanna Richardson Translator translated Cordier's text into English
Venue Festival Dates Notes
unknown venue (England)
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Letter from Charles Lefeaux to Gilbert Murray Correspondence
Engagements with Greek Drama and Homeric Epic on BBC Radio in the 1940s and 1950s Thesis library 43, 206

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