UNDER MILK WOOD
Written by Dylan Thomas
Directed by Robert Chetwyn
Ian McKellen in the role of Mr Waldo, Cherry Owen, No-good Boyo, and First Drowned
Arts Theatre, Ipswich, Suffolk
26 February 1963 - 9 March 1963
Words from Ian McKellen
The stage version of Dylan Thomas’s word masterpiece first broadcast with Richard Burton as the First Voice. It relates a day in the life of a fictional South Wales village "Llaregyb" — which backwards is "Bugger All," near enough.