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Midnight's Children

Omnibus

1. The Perforated Sheet

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for 2 days

Dr Aadam Aziz falls in love with a woman hidden behind a perforated sheet.

An ambitious dramatisation of Salman Rushdie's dazzling novel of love, history and magic.

The first of five omnibuses.

Saleem ...... Nikesh Patel
Aadam ...... Abhin Galeya
Mrs Aziz ...... Meera Syal
Ghani ...... Silas Carson
Naseem ...... Maya Sondhi
Tai ...... Anil Goutam
Mumtaz ...... Anneika Rose
Emerald ...... Deeivya Meir
Nadir Khan ...... Akbar Kurtha
The Hummingbird ...... Sagar Arya
Ahmed Sinai ...... Narinder Samra
Major Zulfikar ...... Ace Bhatti
Kemal ...... Kulvinder Ghir

All other parts were played by:

Sheetal Kapoor, Philip Fox, Emilio Doorgasingh, Chetna Pandya, Shiven Shankar, Shreya Shah, Renu Brindle, Ronny Jhutti and members of the company.

Dramatised by Ayeesha Menon.

Directed and produced by Tracey Neale and Emma Harding.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 2017. Show less

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