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A Usyless discussion on Hamlet or Hamnet
Arranged for broadcasting by John Keir Cross from a Shakespearean dialogue by James Joyce
Production by Noel Iliff

Contributors

Broadcasting By:
John Keir Cross
Dialogue By:
James Joyce
Production By:
Noel Iliff
Mr Lyster:
Harry Hutchinson
Stephen Dedalus:
Cyril Cusack
John Eglinton:
Nigel Fitzgerald
Richard Best:
Denis Carey
George Russell (A E ):
L A G Strong

J. W. Davidson reviews the recent book by Robert Gibbings , ' Over the Reefs,' and discusses the work of some other writers who have captured the characteristic atmosphere of the South Seas
Lecturer in History at Cambridge, Mr. Davidson has travelled widely among the islands, and is shortly returning there as political assistant to the High Commissioner of W Samoa

Contributors

Unknown:
J. W. Davidson
Book By:
Robert Gibbings

Margaret Ritchie (soprano)
Joan Alexander (soprano)
Richard Lewis (tenor)
Trefor Jones (tenor)
Owen Brannigan (bass)
Thurston Dart (harpsichord)
George Thalben-Ball (organ)
(Continued in next column)
BBC Chorus
(Chorus-Master. Leslie Woodgate )
Philharmonia Orchestra
(Leader, Leonard Hirsch )
Conducted by Constant Lambert
The work edited by Basil Lam
Part 1

Contributors

Soprano:
Margaret Ritchie
Soprano:
Joan Alexander
Tenor:
Richard Lewis
Tenor:
Trefor Jones
Bass:
Owen Brannigan
Harpsichord:
Thurston Dart
Harpsichord:
George Thalben-Ball
Chorus-Master:
Leslie Woodgate
Leader:
Leonard Hirsch
Conducted By:
Constant Lambert
Edited By:
Basil Lam

In 1890 Anton Chekhov travelled across Siberia to the convict island of Sachalin. In this talk
Hubert Butler analyses Chekhov's motives in going there
Later this evening he reads some passages from the book Chekhov wrote on his return, which has not been published in this country

Contributors

Unknown:
Anton Chekhov
Unknown:
Hubert Butler

Third Programme

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