Theatre Royal Vol. 7 – British & Irish Classics I (2CD)
Sir Ralph Richardson stars in four dramatic adaptations of classic British tales, first broadcast in the UK in 1952-3, and favorites with American radio listeners. Margaret Lockwood stars as Becky Sharp (adapted from ‘Vanity Fair’. The stories here date from 1759 right up to 1953 – in fact ‘Private Rooms’ had only just been premiered on stage when this version was recorded.
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- J. B. Priestley: Private Rooms (26:47)
- Laurence Sterne: My Uncle Toby [from ‘Tristram Shandy’] (21:16)
- Laurence Sterne: A Sentimental Journey (28:26)
- W. M. Thackeray: Becky Sharp (27:57)