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Drama Now

on BBC Radio 3

The Streets of Pompeii Henry Reed's radio classic set in 1952. Tourists. archaeologists and young lovers explore the ruins of Pompeii, only dimly aware of the brooding terror of the volcano.
Music by Anthony Smith-Masters .
Sidney Fell (solo clarinet) Orchestra/Patrick Savill
Director Douglas Cleverdon

Contributors

Music By:
Anthony Smith-Masters
Music By:
Sidney Fell
Unknown:
Patrick Savill
Director:
Douglas Cleverdon
Sibyl:
Flora Robson
Traveller:
Marlus Goring
Francesca:
Rosalind Shanks
Attilio:
Carlo Cura
Lizard:
Carleton Hobbs
Judy:
Hilda Kriseman
Margery:
Deborah Dallas
Bill:
Derek Seaton
Walter:
David Spenser
Professor MacBride:
Frank Duncan
Professor MacFarlane:
John Laurie
Guide:
Hector Ross
Merchant:
Godfrey Kenton
His wife:
Kathleen Helme
Old man:
Malcolm Hayes

BBC Radio 3

About BBC Radio 3

Live music and the arts: broadcasts more live music than any other radio network. Classical music is its core. Genres include world and new music, jazz, speech and drama.

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