Afternoon Theatre From The Sixties


Genome: [r4 Bd=19701204]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19701204]

The King's Threshold by w. B. YEATS with Anthony Jacobs and Derek Birch

Under political and military pressure the King denies to the Poet his immemorial right to a seat at the Council. The Poet retaliates by a fast unto death.

Produced by R. D. SMITH --


A selection of the best 60-minute plays broadcast during the last decade. ' Feast of St Luke ' by Arthur Swinson


Unknown: B. Yeats

Unknown: Anthony Jacobs

Unknown: Derek Birch

Unknown: Arthur Swinson

Old man: Patrick Magee

King: Derek Birch

Senias: John Ruddock

Seanchan: Anthony Jacobs

Arias: Nigel Anthony

Brian: Rio Fanning

Mayor: Alan Barry

Chamberlain: Stanley Illsley

Soldier: Harold Reese

Monk: Alan Barry

Aileen: Pauline Wynn

Essa: Maureen Kennedy Martin

Princess Buan: Joan Matheson

First cripple: Leo Maguire

Second cripple: Anthony Hall

Fedelm: Diana Olsson