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We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
by Louis MacNeice. Broadly based on the film by S. M. Eisenstein , with music by Prokofiev. Produced by Dallas Bower .
BBC Symphony Orchestra, BBC Chorus, and BBC Theatre Chorus : conducted by Sir Adrian Boult


Unknown: S. M. Eisenstein
Produced By: Dallas Bower
Conducted By: Sir Adrian Boult
Domash: Cecil Trouncer
Marya: Peggy Ashcrpft
Mihail: Milton Rosmer
Iuri: Leon Quartermaine
Igor: Alan Wheatley
Alexander Nevsky: Robert Donat
Two Novgorodians: Jonathan Field
Two Novgorodians: Richard George
Grand Master: Mark Dignam
Hubertus: Laidman Browne
Vasili: Ernest Thesiger
Two voices: Philip Cunningham
Two voices: Stuart Latham
Piotr: Roy -Emerton
Dimitri: Jack Livesey

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

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This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers, images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.

Your use of this version of Genome is covered by the BBC Acceptable Use of Information Systems Policy and these terms.

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