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Masterpiece Theatre; Upstairs, Downstairs, Series III: The Hero’s Farewell

01/15/1987


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Series
Masterpiece Theatre
Program
Upstairs, Downstairs, Series III: The Hero’s Farewell
Program Number

310

Series Description

Program premiered in 1971 with The First Churchills. Hosted by Alastair Cooke. Intended as a showcase for the best of British television drama. Spawned MYSTERY! in 1980. Current executive producer Rebecca Eaton. All promotion of program done by Frank Goodman & Associates (see below). Synopsis, cast information and producers listed by individual title. Series release date: 1971

Program Description

Lady Pru requisitions the drawing room for a benefit theatrical for the Red Cross. A stage is constructed, the staff is drafted to help . . . and in the middle of a rehearsal an air raid begins. The house suffers an indirect hit. As the debris is cleared away the next day, a telegram arrives: James is missing in action.

Duration

01:00:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Drama
Citation
Chicago: “Masterpiece Theatre; Upstairs, Downstairs, Series III: The Hero’s Farewell,” 01/15/1987, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 27, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5D9FE61406484D6DB6D3DB7E9BB2115B.
MLA: “Masterpiece Theatre; Upstairs, Downstairs, Series III: The Hero’s Farewell.” 01/15/1987. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 27, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5D9FE61406484D6DB6D3DB7E9BB2115B>.
APA: Masterpiece Theatre; Upstairs, Downstairs, Series III: The Hero’s Farewell. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5D9FE61406484D6DB6D3DB7E9BB2115B
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