Eliot, T S

Last Edited: 23-Jun-2017 A Global British Comedy Collaborative document. Edited by John Lucas
Broadcast source is BBC Radio Four unless otherwise indicated. Recording quality is considered good unless otherwise indicated.

The Waste Land
Eileen Atkins and Jeremy Irons read
introduced by Dr Rowan Williams Archbishop of Canterbury,
Jackie Kay, Matthew Hollis and Sean O'Brien
directed by Susan Roberts, produced by Gary Brown

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The Waste Land read by Jeremy Irons and Eileen Atkins
produced by Susan Roberts and Faith Lawrence
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01-Jan-2017 Prufrock and Other Observations read by Jeremy Irons 34:01, 31834, S
01-Jan-2017 Poems (1920) read by Jeremy Irons
produced by Susan Roberts and Faith Lawrence
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01-Jan-2017 The Hollow Men, Ash Wednesday
and Ariel Poems
read by Jeremy Irons
produced by Susan Roberts and Faith Lawrence
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01-Jan-2017 Four Quartets read by Jeremy Irons
produced by Susan Roberts and Faith Lawrence
64:13, 60083, S
Four Quartets
Jeremy Irons reads
With an introduction by Michael Symmons Roberts,
Lord David Alton
and Gail McDonald
directed by Susan Roberts, produced by Gary Brown
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Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats
  1. The Naming of Cats
  2. Skimbleshanks The Railway Cat
  3. Growltiger's Last Stand
  4. The Rum Tum Tugger
  5. The Song of the Jellicles
  6. Mungojerrie and Rumpelteazer
  7. Old Deuteronomy
  8. Of the Awefull Battle of the
    Pekes and the Pollicles
  9. Mr Mistoffelees
  10. Macavity:The Mystery Cat

  11. Gus:The Theatre Cat
  12. Bustopher Jones:The Cat
    about Town
  13. The Old Gumbie Cat
  14. Cat Morgan introduces himself
  15. The Ad-dressing of Cats
read by Jeremy Irons
Directed in Salford by Susan Roberts
as separate
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as broadcast
1-10: 28:57, 27149, S
11-15: 13:59, 13117, S
Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats Read by Alec McCowen, Anna Massey, Roger Daltrey,
Richard Briers, Fenella Fielding, Wendy Hiller, Maurice
Denham, Penelope Keith, Derek Jacobi, Michael Bryant,
Max Wall, Charles Gray, Alan Bennett, Ian McKellen,
Bernard Cribbins
Produced by Glyn Dearman
44:58, 31573, m
The Confidential Clerk
John Rowe, Clifford Rose, Zena Walker, Aden Gillett,
Diana Blackburn, David Shaw-Parker, Mary Wimbush
Bach's Prelude and Fugue in C Major was adapted
and played by Trevor Allan
Directed by Ed Thomason
119:42, 280564, m
BBC Home
The Family Reunion
Fabia Drake, Dilys Hamlett, Gabriel Woolf, Mary Wimbush,
Olga Lindo, Barbara Couper, Edward Chapman, John Boxer,
Dilys Hamlett, Patricia Leventon, Stephen Thorne,
James Dale, Norman Scace
arranged for radio and produced by Raymond Raikes
89:26, 83845, M
The Elder Statesman
Frederick Treves, Alexandra Mathie, Colette O'Neil, Hugh
Dickson, Martin Clunes, Ian Michie, Philip Sully
Directed by Patrick Rayner
89:31, 167880, S

Documentaries and Collateral Material
The Poetry of History – TS Eliot and The Blitz
Jonathan Bate with Jose Harris and Ian Smith
Produced by Martin Smith

28:07, 26366, S
21-Jul-2009 Macavity's Not There: TS Eliot in the 21st Century
Michael Alexander
produced by Paul Pegoria

27:50, 26101, S
02-Jan-2011 Adventures in Poetry
11-5 Journey of the Magi by T S Eliot

TS Eliot's India: Many Gods, Many Voices
Daljit Nagra
Producer: Jo Wheeler
28:02, 26240, S