Episodes

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Micheal Mac Liammóir tells the story of his life in five readings from his autobiographical works. 1: Bird's Eye

In which the actor describes his work as a child performer in the 1910s: how. as a young man. he met the director Hilton Edwards, in Ireland, and how they planned to create a new theatre together.

Producer MICHAEL HEFFERNAN (Northern Ireland)

The Doctor's Youth: page

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Producer: Michael Heffernan

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Micheil Mac Liammóir tells the story of his life in five readings from his autobiographical works. 2: Reconnoitre

Earlv in 1930 the Gate Theatre opened in its own home in Dublin. Micheál Mac Liamm6ir played the tftle role in Goethe's Faust, for which he also designed and painted the set. This was a crowning moment in a long search of passionate determination.

Abridged bv STEWART PARKER (Northern Ireland)

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Unknown: Mac Liamm6ir

Unknown: Stewart Parker

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Micheál Mac Liammoir tells the story of his life in five readings from his autobiographical works. 3: Giants

An invitation to lunch with W. B. Yeats. Not long after a young man arrives from America demanding an audition and Orson Welles is given his first part.

Abridged by STEWART PARKER (Northern Ireland)

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Unknown: Mac Liammoir

Unknown: W. B. Yeats.

Unknown: Orson Welles

Abridged By: Stewart Parker

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Micheal Mac Liammoir tells the story of his life in five readings from his autobiographical works.

4: An American Adventure

At the invitation of Orson Welles, the Hilton-Mac Liammóir partnership set off for the United States and find themselves producing a ' Pageant of the Celt.'

Abridged by STEWART PARKER (Northern Ireland)

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Abridged By: Stewart Parker

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Micheal Mac Liamm61r tells the story of his life in five readings from his autobiographical works. 5: Oscor

In 1960 the Irish actor presented his one-man shew on Wilde, The Importance of Being Oscar, at the Dublin Theatre Festival. It was an enormous success. Tonight he describes his adventures when be took it on tour.

Producer MICHAEL HEFFERNAN (Northern Ireland)

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