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Ruth Hegarty and John Franklyn in 'Heartbreak House' (1974)

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Caption   Ruth Hegarty and John Franklyn in 'Heartbreak House' (1974)
Programme   Telefís Scoile  
Programme type    
Personalities/Groups   Hegarty, Ruth
Franklyn, John
Description   Ruth Hegarty as Ellie Dunn and John Franklyn as Captain Shotover in a scene from George Bernard Shaw's play 'Heartbreak House', during filming in Studio 1 by RTÉ Television for its educational programme 'Telefís Scoile' in March 1974. Selected scenes only from this play were broadcast by RTÉ on 21 March 1974.

'Telefís Scoile' comprised several different series of programmes on subjects studied by secondary school students at Junior (Intermediate/Junior Certificate) and Senior (Leaving Certificate) levels. It was initiated by RTÉ in 1964 in association with the Department of Education. 'Heartbreak House' was part of the Senior English curriculum at the time.  
Collection   RTÉ Stills Department  
Photographer   Holmes, Eve  
Date of photograph   01/Mar/1974
(01/Mar/1974 - 01/Mar/1974)  
Rights holder   RTÉ