The true meaning behind the carol 'Good King Wenceslas' with Timothy West as the misunderstood monarch.

In this popular seasonal comedy by Alick Rowe, we find out what is the true story behind the story of Good King Wenceslas - was it really a PR stunt?


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Crisp and Even BrightlyGenome: [r4 Bd=19921221]  by Alick Rowe.
What is the true story behind Good King Wenceslas?
Director Shaun MacLoughlin. Stereo
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The 'truth' behind the story of 'Good King Wenceslas'.
With Timothy West.
Christmas comedy starring Timothy West, James Holland and June Barrie.
A Christmas comedy based on the story of 'Good King Wenceslas', with Timothy West.
A Christmas comedy based on the story of 'Good King Wenceslas', with Timothy West as the misunderstood monarch.

Genome:
[r4 bd=19921221] contributors

  • Unknown: Alick Rowe.
  • Director: Shaun MacLoughlin.
  • Good King Wenceslas: Timothy West
  • The Page: James Holland
  • Queen Grandmother: June Barrie
  • Sigmund: Christian Rodska
  • Otto: William Eedle
  • Maria: June Tobin
  • Harry the Spy: Michael Tudor Barnes
  • Vlad: David Barnes
  • Tunna: Bill Wallis
  • Gomon: John Baddeley
  • Woman Inside: Polly James
  • Man Inside: Andrew Hilton
  • Ragman: Anthony Jackson
  • Kermit: Michael Deacon
  • Nice Man: Paul Nicholson
  • Synthesizer Player: Andrew Christie

Cast

Genre

  • Comedy
  • Satire

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