15 Minute Drama
Early One Morning
Italy 1943. Chiara has to flee Rome with her sister and Daniele Levi, the young Jewish boy she is sheltering.
Thirty years later, Welsh teenager Maria is still coming to terms with the bombshell that her real father is an Italian man she's never met, a man called Daniele Levi.
Greta Scacchi, Juliet Aubrey and Sophie Melville star in Virginia Baily's powerful novel of love, loss and learning to be a mother.
Dramatised by Miranda Emmerson.
Daniele.....Adam Thomas Wright
Gennaro/ Adult Daniele.....Cesare Taurasi
Simone/ Nonna.....Jessica Turner
Tommaso/ Nazi officer/ Brian.....Felix Auer
Barry/ Goffredo.....Chris Pavlo
Director: Emma Harding
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in October 2015. Show less