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Edith Evans Festival
The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde with Edith Evans and John Gielgud
The action takes place in London and Hertfordshire in the summer of 1894. Produced by PETER WATTS
Broadcast on June 4. 1951
Repeated: Monday, 3.15 p.m.
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Unknown: Oscar Wilde
Unknown: Edith Evans
Unknown: John Gielgud
Produced By: Peter Watts
Algernon Moncrieff: Ronald Ward
Lane: John Turnbull
John Worthing, i P: John Gielgud
Lady Bracknell: Edith Evans
The Hon Gwendolen Fairfax: Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies
Miss Prism: Betty Hardy
Cecily Cardew: Angela Baddeley
Merriman: Roger Delgado
The Rev Canon Chasuble, D D: David Horne

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BBC Radio 4 FM, 30 March 1968 20.30

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