The Wednesday Play: Alice in Wonderland (1966)

UK, 28 December 1966
videotape, black and white, 4:3
mono, English
Series: The Wednesday Play (1964-1970)
Reviewed on The

A British fantasy television play directed by Jonathan Miller.


* = uncredited

Directed by: Jonathan Miller
Produced by: Jonathan Miller
By: Lewis Carroll
Adaptation: Jonathan Miller *
Photography: Dick Bush
Film Editor: Pam Bosworth
Music Composed and Played by: Ravi Shankar
Sound Recording: John Murphy
Costumes: Kenneth Morey
Make-up: Eileen Mair
Designer: Julia Trevelyan Oman

Anne-Marie Mallik (Alice)
Freda Dowie (nurse)
Jo Maxwell-Muller (Alice's sister)
Wilfred Brambell (White Rabbit)
Alan Bennett (Mouse)
Finlay Currie (Dodo)
Geoffrey Dunn (Lory)
Mark Allington (Duck)
Nicholas Evans (Eaglet)
Julian Jebb (young Crab)
Sir Michael Redgrave (Caterpillar)
John Bird (Frog footman)
Tony Trent (Fish footman)
Leo McKern (Duchess)
Avril Elgar (Peppercook)
Peter Cook (Mad Hatter)
Michael Gough (March Hare)
Wilfred Lawson (Dormouse)
Gordon Gostelow (1st gardener)
Tony Trent (2nd gardener)


Cinéaste vol.30 no.1 (Winter 2004) pp.54-56 – illustrated credits, DVD review (by Robert Cashill)
Drama no.163 (1987) p.45 – review
Sight & Sound vol.20 no.4 (April 2010) pp.35-38 – illustrated article (Alice through the lens by Mark Sinker)
Sight & Sound vol.13 no.7 (July 2003) p.62 – DVD review (Home movies: reviews by Geoffrey Macnab)
Starburst no.299 (May 2003 p.66 – illustrated DVD review
TV Zone Yearbook no.54 (December 2003) pp.4-46; 48-51 – illustrated article (: a dream of childhood by Andrew Pixley; illustrated interview with Jonathan Miller (Miller in Wonderland by David Miller)