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Mary Rose (BBC Radio, 22/Mar/1947)

The third radio adaptation of J.M. Barrie's melancholic play "Mary Rose" to star Nova Pilbeam in the title role, following a 85-minute 1938 adaptation and a 60-minute 1940 adaptation.

The adaptation was repeated on the Light Programme two days later.

Much of the cast took part in the 1950 adaptation.

Broadcast Details

  • broadcast on BBC Radio (Home Service)
  • date: 22/Mar/1947, 9:20pm
  • length: 85 minutes


By J.M. Barrie. Adapted for broadcasting and produced by Martyn C. Webster. With music composed by Norman O'Neill and conducted by Leslie Woodgate.[1]



Notes & References

  1. Project Genome: BBC Radio Times Archive