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Small Gods


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2/4. Novice priest Brutha has been selected by Deacon Vorbis to go on a secret mission to the infidel city of Ephebe. The Great God Om, who is stuck in the body of a small tortoise, is going with him in a little wicker basket. By Terry Pratchett , dramatised by Robin Brooks.
Producer Claire Grove : Director Gordon House


Unknown: Deacon Vorbis
Unknown: Terry Pratchett
Dramatised By: Robin Brooks.
Producer: Claire Grove
Director: Gordon House
Narrator: Anton Lesser
Om: Patrick Barlow
Brutha: Carl Prekopp
Vorbis: Alex Jennings
Captain: Gerard McDermott
Ibid: Gerard McDermott
Didactylos: Gerard McDermott
Sergeant: John Cummins
Usher: John Cummins
Um: John Cummins
Stablehand: Sean Barrett
Xeno: Sean Barrett
Tyrant: Sean Barrett
aktor: Philip Fox
Ephebian: Philip Fox
Barman: Philip Fox

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