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The Pilgrim's Progress


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by John Bunyan.
Adapted for television by H. D. C. Pepler.
The BBC Television Orchestra
Leader, Boris Pecker
Conductor, Hyam Greenbaum
This dramatisation was first televised on Good Friday. Through unforeseen circumstances Alan Bourne Webb was unable to play the part of Christian, and in this repeat performance Stafford Hilliard will once again fill the role.
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Author: John Bunyan
Adapted for television by: H. D. C. Pepler
Incidental music collected and arranged by: Lionel Salter
Dance arranger: Antony Tudor
Musicians: The BBC Television Orchestra
Leader: Boris Pecker
Conductor: Hyam Greenbaum
Production: Stephen Thomas
Bunyan: Dennis Arundell (by permission of O'Bryen, Linnit, and Dunfee)
Christian: Stafford Hilliard
Evangelist, and Envy: Bruce Adams
Pliable, and By-Ends: Charles Peters
Obstinate, and Clerk to the Court: D. G. Milford
Worldly Wiseman and Judge Hate-good: Lawrence Hanray
Hopeful: Guy Verney (by permission of Jack Waller)
Porter, and Superstition: Douglas Allen
Discretion: Margaret Pepler (by Permission of The Vic-Wells Management)
Charity: Kathleen Hilditch (by Permission of The Vic-Wells Management)
Prudence: Therese Langfield
Piety: Ann Gee
Apollyon: Alured Weigall
Faithful: Robert Eddison
Talkative, and Diffidence: Charlotte Leigh (by Permission of Herbert Farjeon)
Giant Despair: H. D. C. Pepler
Juror: Wilfred Franks

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The Pilgrim's Progress

BBC Television, 9 April 1939 15.05

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