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Waiting for the Telegram

Episode 6 of 6

Drama monologue written by Alan Bennett, starring Dame Thora Hird. Violet's long life includes two telegrams, both from the monarch. Awaiting the second, she remembers the first.

45 minutes

Credits

Role Contributor
Violet Thora Hird
Director Stuart Burge
Producer Mark Shivas

Broadcast

Alan Bennett at 80: Bennett Meets Hytner

Alan Bennett at 80: Bennett Meets Hytner

Sir Nicholas Hytner interviews playwright Alan Bennett on the eve of his 80th birthday.