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: TROILUS AND CRESSIDA

by William Shakespeare with Music composed by John Buckland
Conducted by PETER Gellhorn
Other parts: members of the BBC Drama Repertory Company
Produced by JOHN TYDEMAN
Richard Leech ts in The Right Honourable Gentleman ' at Her Majesty's Theatre. London
To be repeated on October 11
See page 58
DURING THE interval: 9.10-9.20*
A record of the Prelude and Scherzo. Op. 11 by Shostakovich Played by the LONDON SOLOISTS' ENSEMBLE led by NICHOLAS ROTH

Contributors

Unknown: William Shakespeare
Composed By: John Buckland
Conducted By: Peter Gellhorn
Produced By: John Tydeman
Produced By: Richard Leech
Unknown: Shostakovich Elayed
Unknown: Nicholas Roth
Pandarus: Cyril Cusack
Thersites: Kenneth Griffith
Ulysses: Maurice Denham
Cressida: Joanna Dunham
Troilus: David Spenser
Prologue: Michael Kilgarriff
Priam, King of Troy: Ralph Truman
His sons: Hector: Julian Glover
His sons: Troilus: David Spenser
His sons: Paris: Andrew Sachs
His sons: Deiphobus: Peter Bartlett
His sons: Helenus: Gordon Gardner
Margarelon, bastard son of Priam: Michael Kilgarriff
Aeneas, a Trojan commander: Stephen Thorne
Calchas, a priest: Eric Anderson
Cressida, his daughter: Joanna Dunham
Pandarus, Cressida's uncle: Cyril Cusack
Cassandra, Priam's daughter: Margaret Wolfit
Andromache, Hector's wife: Nicolette Bernard
Alexander, Cressida's servant: Philip Guard
Greeks Agamemnon, the Grecian general: Robert Eddison
Menelaus: Peter O'Shaugnessy
Grecian Commanders: Ulysses: Maurice Denham
Grecian Commanders: UlyssesAJax: Peter Pratt
Grecian Commanders: UlyssesAchilles: Richard Leech
Grecian Commanders: UlyssesNestor: Rolf Lefebvre
Grecian Commanders: UlyssesPatroclus: Fraser Kerr
Grecian Commanders: UlyssesDiomedes: Peter Marinker
Thersites: Kenneth Griffith
Helen, Menelaus' wife: Isabel Rennie

: JOHN GARDNER

A latter-day Athenian speaks for mixed voices sung by the ELIZABETHAN SINGERS
Conductor, Louis Halsey
Second broadcast

Contributors

Conductor: Louis Halsey

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