• Show TV Channels

    Hide TV Channels

    TV
  • Show Radio Channels

    Hide Radio Channels

    Radio
  • Show Years

    Hide Years

    Year
  • Issues

Close group

Close group

Day Navigation

Listings

: THE LOST LETTER

A satirical comedy about pseudo-democracy by the Rumanian dramatist I. L. Caragiale translated by FRIDA KNIGHT
Adapted for radio and produced by R. D. SMITH
Cast in order of speaking:
Other Parts played byGordon
Lynn Carson , Margaret Gordon Daphne Jonason. Isabel Rennie
A. L. Lloyd and members of the BBC Drama Repertory Company
Music selected by A. L. Lloyd
Newton Blick broadcasts by permission of the Governors of the Royal Shakespeare Company Second broadcast
DURING THE INTERVAL (9.0-9.10*)
A gramophone record of music by Schumann and Brahms Slayed by Moura Lympany (piano)

Contributors

Dramatist: I. L. Caragiale
Translated By: Frida Knight
Produced By: R. D. Smith
Played Bygordon: Lynn Carson
Played Bygordon: Margaret Gordon
Played Bygordon: Daphne Jonason.
Played Bygordon: Isabel Rennie
Unknown: A. L. Lloyd
Unknown: A. L. Lloyd
Unknown: Newton Blick
Piano: Moura Lympany
Tipatescu, the Prefect: David March
Ghitsa Pristanda Superinten dent of Police: Newton Blick
Trahanache, the Mayor: Ralph Truman
Zoe, his wife: Gudrun Ure
Right-wing politicians: Branzovanescu: Norman Wynne
Right-wing politicians: Farfuridi: Felix Felton
Drunken citizen: Harry Locke
Catzavencu,an ambitious radical: Peter Claughton
Teachers: Ionescu: Keith Williams
Teachers: Popescu: John Dearth
Agamitza Dandanache, anaristocrat: James Thomason

: RECITAL

FRANZ REIZENSTEIN (piano)

Contributors

Piano: Franz Reizenstein








About this project

This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

Welcome to BBC Genome

Genome is a digitised version of the Radio Times from 1923 to 2009 and is made available for internal research purposes only. You will need to obtain the relevant third party permissions for any use, including use in programmes, online etc.

This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers, images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.

Your use of this version of Genome is covered by the BBC Acceptable Use of Information Systems Policy and these terms.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
Continue Cancel