Theatre Royal Vol.7: Classics from Britain I | Divine Art HMD26211

Theatre Royal Vol.7: Classics from Britain I


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Label: Divine Art

Cat No: HMD26211

Format: CD

Number of Discs: 2

Genre: Audiobook: Drama

Release Date: 26th February 2016



Ralph Richardson
Margaret Lockwood


Ralph Richardson
Margaret Lockwood


Theatre Royal was a series of radio dramas, adapted from English, American, French and Russian stories and novels, among others. It was first broadcast by the BBC in 1952-3 and shortly afterwards it was launched in the USA by NBC. It is notable for being the only radio drama in which Laurence Olivier starred, and also featured some of the most respected names in British theater.

The nine volumes are all packaged as 2-CD sets, each of which has 4 or 5 episodes which are linked for example there is a Russian fiction set, one devoted to Dickens, and so on.

The original broadcasts are out of copyright, but the only known existing versions, re-mastered several years ago and also again in 2012, are the property of Heritage Media (now a division of Divine Art).

Vol.7: Classics from Britain I

JB Priestley - Private Rooms
WM Thackeray - Becky Sharp
Laurence Stern - A Sentimental Journey
Laurence Stern - Tristram Shandy: My Uncle Toby
Ralph Richardson, Margaret Lockwood

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