Commissioned By The BBC, And Described By Dylan Thomas As A Play For Voices , UNDER MILK WOOD Takes The Form Of An Emotive And Hilarious Account Of A Spring Day In The Fictional Welsh Seaside Village Of Llareggub We Learn Of The Inhabitants Dreams And Desires, Their Loves And Regrets The Play Introduces Us To Characters Such As Captain Cat Who Dreams Of His Drowned Former Seafellows And Nogood Boyo Who Dreams Of Nothing At All It Is A Unique And Touching Depiction Of A Village That Has Fallen Head Over Bells In Love The First Voice Narration Reveals The Ordinary World Of Daily Happenings And Events, While The Second Voice Conveys The Intimate, Innermost Thoughts Of The Fascinating Folk Of Llareggub There Have Been Myriad Productions Of UNDER MILK WOOD Over The Years And Richard Burton, Peter O Toole, Elizabeth Taylor, Sir Anthony Hopkins And Tom Jones Have All Starred In Radio, Stage Or Film Adaptations.
Dylan Marlais Thomas was a Welsh poet who wrote in English Many regard him as one of the 20th century s most influential poets.In addition to poetry, Thomas wrote short stories and scripts for film and radio, with the latter frequently performed by Thomas himself His public readings, particularly in America, won him great acclaim his booming, at times, ostentatious voice, with a subtle Welsh li
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- Under Milk Wood: A Play for Voices
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