Prefaces to Shakespeare | Cymbeline


Jeffery Dench, actor and an associate artist of the Royal Shakespeare Company, introduces the play and characters. "We have Imogen at the core, this pure white lovely girl on a hazardous journey surrounded by rainbow-coloured people who seem to be the symbols of human fallibility and the human power of destruction."


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Factual, Plays
  • Channel: BBC Radio 4
  • Duration: 28'15''
  • Broadcast date: 1983

UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

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