y A Stretch of the Imagination single work   radio play  
Adaptation of A Stretch of the Imagination Jack Hibberd 1971 single work drama
Note: The author of the adaptation has not been traced.
Issue Details: First known date: 1976... 1976 A Stretch of the Imagination
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AbstractHistoryArchive Description

'A lonely old man far outback in the desert, reliving his past by a stretch of the imagination.'

Source: Radio Times, 8 January 1976, p.27.



Production Details

  • Producer: Martin Esslin.

    Music: Christopher Whelen.

    Cast: Patrick Magee (Monk O'Neill).

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • c
      United Kingdom (UK),
      Western Europe, Europe,
      British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) ,
      1976 .
      Series: y The New Australian Drama United Kingdom (UK) : British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) , 1975-1976 7952756 1975 series - publisher radio play

      A series of Australian plays adapted as radio plays for BBC's Radio 3 between November 1975 and January 1976.

      The series was introduced by Katharine Brisbane in a piece broadcast on 23 November 1975, and the first play in the series, Peter Kenna's A Hard God, was broadcast on 26 November 1975.

      The plays are listed below in broadcast order.

      Number in series: 4
Last amended 20 Oct 2014 13:06:32
  • c
  • Australian Outback, Central Australia,
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