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Henry VI

on BBC Radio 3

by William SHAKESPEARE The three
Henry VI plays abridged into two parts by RAYMOND RAIKES Part 1:
Henry VI Part 1 and Henry VI Part 2 to Act 4, Se 1 (approximate historical dates: 1422-1450) with Ian McKellen as The Duke of York and his son Richard Crookhack
Barbara Jeffcrd , John Gabriel Norman Shelley ,
Clifford Norgate , Nigel Lambert
The original stage directions read by GABRIEL WOOLF
Music by STEPHEN DODGSON played by a section of the ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA conducted by RAE JENKINS
Produced by RAYMOND RAIKES (Part 2: Next Sunday)
During the Interval 7.50*-8.0* English Keyboard Music Dances by JOHN BULL played by THURSTON DART (harpsichord) gramophone record

Contributors

Unknown:
William Shakespeare
Unknown:
Raymond Raikes
Unknown:
Ian McKellen
Unknown:
Richard Crookhack
Unknown:
Barbara Jeffcrd
Unknown:
John Gabriel
Unknown:
Norman Shelley
Unknown:
Clifford Norgate
Unknown:
Nigel Lambert
Read By:
Gabriel Woolf
Music By:
Stephen Dodgson
Conducted By:
Rae Jenkins
Produced By:
Raymond Raikes
Unknown:
John Bull
Played By:
Thurston Dart
Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester, the Protector:
John Gabriel
Earl of Warwick:
Clifford Norgate
Henry Beaufort, Bishop of Winchester:
Norman Shelley
Messenger:
Trevor Martin
Captain to Lord Talbot:
Edward Kelsey
Charles The Dauphin:
Basil Langton
Reignier, Duke of Anjou, titular King of Naples:
Kerry Francis
Bastard of Orleans:
Patrick Tull
Joan La Pucelle:
Elizabeth Morgan
Mayor of London:
James Thomason
Master-Gunner of Orleans:
David Valla
Earl of Salisbury:
Hector Ross
Lord Talbot:
Francis de Wolff
Duke of Alanson, Captain of the Watch:
Trevor Martin
Duke of Burgundy:
Gerald Cross
Countess of Auvergne:
Marjorie Westbury
Richard Plantagenet, later:
Duke Of York Ian McKellen
William de la Pole, Earl of Suffolk:
Leslie Heritage
King Henry VI:
Nigel Lambert
Sir William Lucy:
John Rye
Margaret of Anjou, daughter to Reignier:
Barbara Jefford
Joan's father:
Edward Kelsey
Eleanor, Duchess of Gloucester:
Gladys Spencer
A priest:
Brian Hewlett
A conjurer:
Gerald Cross
A Witch:
Denise Bryer
Walter Whitmore, Master of a ship-of-war:
Hector Ross
His mate:
Sean Barrett

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