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A view of the arts in the making
Introduced by DEREK HART
This week:
The Prime of Hiss Jean Brodie : VANESSA REDGRAVE (MissBrodie) and PETER Wood , director, discuss the stage version of Muriel Spark's novel, which comes to the West End on Thursday
A Twelve-tone Hamlet: HUMPHREY SEARLE on the opera he is composing for the Hamburg State Opera The Company is at Sadler's Wells this week
'An X-ray of Theatrical Technique ': STUART BURGE , director of the film version of Laurence Olivier 's Othello, opening tomorrow
' Something to Offend Everyone '?: TONY RICHARDSON , director of the film The Loved One, based on Evelyn Waugh 's satire
Production team:
Jocelyn Ferguson , Udi Eichler


Introduced By: Derek Hart
Unknown: Jean Brodie
Unknown: Vanessa Redgrave
Unknown: Peter Wood
Unknown: Phrey Searle
Unknown: Stuart Burge
Unknown: Laurence Olivier
Unknown: Tony Richardson
Unknown: Evelyn Waugh
Unknown: Jocelyn Ferguson
Unknown: Udi Eichler

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