Prefaces to Shakespeare | Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet

Dame Peggy Ashcroft presents her personal view of Romeo and Juliet, with archive and commercial extracts. There are references to Sir John Gielgud and Dame Edith Evans. These talks were given as curtain raisers to the transmission of the BBC Television Shakespeare plays.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Factual, Plays
  • Channel: BBC Radio 4
  • Duration: 24'19''
  • Broadcast date: 1978

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

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