A Midsummer Night’s Dream (1937b)

UK, 23 April
25m, broadcast live, black and white, 5:4
mono, English

A British fantasy television play. This is possible the same programme as A Midsummer Night's Dream (1937a).

Plot Summary

Scenes from the Shakespeare play.


Produced by: Stephen Thomas
Play: William Shakespeare
Interval Music: Felix Mendelssohn
With The Television Orchestra
Leader: Boris Pecker
Conductor: Hyam Greenbaum
Choreography by: Andree Howard

Patricia Hayes (Puck (Robin Goodfellow))
Ena Moon (the fairy)
Thea Holme (Titania)
Alexander Knox (Oberon)
Andree Howard, Elizabeth Schooling, Margaret Braithwaite, Walter Gore, Hugh Laing, Quentin Tod (dancers)
Marie Cohen, Dorothy Green (singer)