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Sunday Play: A Midsummer Night's Dream


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By William Shakespeare. Radio 3's Shakespeare season continues with the Bard's magical comedy. Introduced by Richard Eyre.
Music composed and performed by Robin Rimbaud. Director Susan Roberts
* BBC Radio Shakespeare cassettes and CDs of Hamlet, Julius Caesar. Romeo and Juliet, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Twelfth Night and Henry IV, Part One are available now


Unknown: William Shakespeare.
Introduced By: Richard Eyre.
Unknown: Robin Rimbaud.
Director: Susan Roberts
Unknown: Julius Caesar.
Theseus/Oberon: David Threlfall
Titania/Hippolyta: Sylvestra Le Touzel
Lysander: Samuel West
Hermia: Amanda Root
Demetrius: Nick Bagnall
Helena: Kathryn Hunt
Bottom: Richard Griffiths
Snug/Egeus: Donald McBride
Peter Quince: Peter Sallis
Philostrate/Robin Starling: Derek Walmsley
Bute: Andy Cryer
Snout: Malcolm Hebden
Puck: Becky Simpson
Peaseblossom: Thomas Pinnock
Cobweb/Lead fairy: William Haigh
Mustard seed/Moth: Holly Grainger

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Sunday Play: A Midsummer Night's Dream

BBC Radio 3, 19 September 1999 19.30

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