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To Damascus

on BBC Radio 3

Translated and adapted for radio in two parts by MICHAEL MEYER with Stephen Murray , Zena Walker Begun in 1898 while Strindberg was recovering from a mental breakdown, the play deals in dream or nightmare form with the author's difficulties, his marriages, and his struggle towards a new religious belief. Part 1
Special sound and music by MALCOLM CLARKE Of the BBC Radiophonic Workshop
Produced by CHARLES LEFEAUX (Part 2: next Sunday)


Michael Meyer
Stephen Murray
Zena Walker
Music By:
Malcolm Clarke
Produced By:
Charles Lefeaux
Martin Friend
The Stranger:
Stephen Murray
The Lady:
Zena Walker
The Beggar (who appears also in different guise as The Conessor):
Edward Kelsey
The Doctor:
John Rye
Brian Hewlett
The Mother:
Eva Stuart
The Old Man:
John Ruddock
The Abbess:
Sheila Grant

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