By Dylan Thomas
The definitive new version of Thomas’s well-known radio play
Under Milk Wood is the masterpiece “radio play for voices” Dylan Thomas comprehensive in advance of his dying in 1953. First commissioned by means of the BBC and broadcast in 1954, it's been played and celebrated through Anthony Hopkins, Richard Burton, Elton John, Tom Jones, Catherine Zeta Jones, Elizabeth Taylor, Peter O’Toole, and so on. In Under Milk Wood, Thomas gave fullest expression to his experience of the awesome style and diversity of lifestyles. A relocating and hilarious account of a spring day in a small Welsh city, the play starts with desires and ghosts prior to sunrise and closes “as the rain of nightfall brings at the bawdy night.”
This new version comprises the definitive model of the play, edited through the famous Dylan Thomas students Walford Davies and Ralph Maud, with an in-depth creation through Davies in addition to vast and beneficial textual and explanatory notes.