Prefaces to Shakespeare | Timon of Athens

Timon of Athens

A personal introduction to the play by Richard Pasco, who played the title role for the 1980 Royal Shakespeare Company production at The Other Place in Stratford-upon-Avon. He introduces the story of Timon, a ruined and bitter man who, having frittered his fortune on his friends, loses both.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Factual, Plays
  • Channel: BBC Radio 4
  • Duration: 23'52''
  • Broadcast date: 1981

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

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