Play of the Month

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About the TV Show

Play of the Month

based on play or musical anthology

Play of the Month

First Air Date: October 19, 1965

First Aired on    :   1965
Status    :   Ended
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Networks    :   BBC One
Genres    :   Drama
Seasons/Episodes    :   229 episodes in 16 Seasons

Play of the Month is a BBC television anthology series featuring productions of classic and contemporary stage plays which were usually broadcast on BBC1. Each production featured a different work, often using prominent British stage actors in the leading roles. The series was transmitted from October 1965 to September 1983; the producer most associated with the Play of the Month was Cedric Messina. Some of the 121 episodes are missing from the archives, having been junked in the 1960s and 1970s. Unless stated otherwise, the indication that the play is "lost" is taken from the lostshows.com website page as of 25 May 2013.


Play of the Month on IMDb 3.5


Seasons

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Season 16 (1983)

3 episodes


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Season 15 (1982)

5 episodes


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Season 14 (1978)

6 episodes


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Season 13 (1977)

6 episodes


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Season 12 (1976)

7 episodes


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Season 11 (1975)

8 episodes


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Season 10 (1974)

8 episodes


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Season 9 (1973)

7 episodes


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Season 8 (1972)

8 episodes


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Season 7 (1971)

9 episodes


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Season 6 (1970)

9 episodes


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Season 5 (1969)

8 episodes


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Season 4 (1968)

9 episodes


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Season 3 (1967)

11 episodes


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Season 2 (1966)

5 episodes


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Season 1 (1965)

120 episodes




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