Philoctetes (1947)

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Start date: 
18 August 1947
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Production notes: 
Broadcast on the BBC Third Programme at 8.55pm, and repeated on 20 August 1947.
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Information related to this production

Person Role Notes
Gerald Applegate Actor Chorus
Molly Dawson Chorus Direction
Eric Hillyard Actor Chorus
Baliol Holloway Actor Philoctetes
Alan Hood Actor Herakles
Roderick Lovell Actor Neoptolemus
John Moore Actor Chorus
John Richmond Producer
Abraham Sofaer Actor Odysseus
John Thomson Actor Chorus
Sydney Tofler Actor One of Odysseus' Men
Joseph Wise Actor Chorus
Denis Wood Actor Chorus
Venue Festival Dates Notes
unknown venue (England)
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Philoctetes Photocopy archive
Philoctetes Photocopy archive
Engagements with Greek Drama and Homeric Epic on BBC Radio in the 1940s and 1950s Thesis library 200

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