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Introduced by Jenni Murray. Serial: Who Will Run the Frog
Hospital? (5) by Lorrie Moore. Read by Shelley Thompson and abridged in seven parts by Meg Clarke.
Editors Sally Feldman and Clare Selerie

Contributors

Introduced By:
Jenni Murray.
Unknown:
Lorrie Moore.
Read By:
Shelley Thompson
Unknown:
Meg Clarke.
Editors:
Sally Feldman
Editors:
Clare Selerie

A four-part detective series by Nigel Baldwin , set in Amiens, 1791. David Calder plays Lt Gen Lacroix , trying to police France despite the Revolution. 1: Friends in High Places. A girl is murdered while Robespierre is in town.
Original music by Paula Gardner performed by Mark Edwards. Jeanette Masocchi , Ron Parry and Paula Gardner. Director Alison Hindell

Contributors

Unknown:
Nigel Baldwin
Unknown:
David Calder
Unknown:
Lt Gen Lacroix
Music By:
Paula Gardner
Unknown:
Mark Edwards.
Unknown:
Jeanette Masocchi
Unknown:
Ron Parry
Unknown:
Paula Gardner.
Director:
Alison Hindell
Monet:
Brian Hibbard
Charlotte:
Kathryn Pogson
Dupont:
Ian Rowlands
Roland:
Christian Rodska
Robespierre:
Brendan Charleson
Didier:
Steve Hodson
Mme Rives:
Bethan Jones
Surgeon:
Matthew Morgan
Mme Giradoux:
Lesley Rooney
Duval:
Simon Ludders

Nathalie Wheen sees a new production of Richard Strauss 's shock opera Salome at Covent Garden, and Immortal Beloved, a film about
Beethoven starring Gary Oldman. Producer Edwina Wolstencroft
Revised repeat at 9.30pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Nathalie Wheen
Unknown:
Richard Strauss
Unknown:
Gary Oldman.
Producer:
Edwina Wolstencroft

Five stories from the BBC's annual collection, published this week.
1: Poor Old Man by Clare Boylan. The park is a pleasant escape for her, in spite of the attentions of the old man. Read by Gillian Bevan.
Producer Duncan Minshull Rpt

Contributors

Unknown:
Clare Boylan.
Read By:
Gillian Bevan.
Producer:
Duncan Minshull Rpt

Every family has secrets, but in Elizabeth Mansfield's play Anna's revelations to her sister Kath will force her to unlock the cupboard and face the skeletons.
Music composed by Anthea Gomez Director Sue Wilson

Contributors

Composed By:
Anthea Gomez
Director:
Sue Wilson
Kath:
Belinda Sinclair
Anna:
Michelle Newell
Jo:
Fiona Christie
Tom:
Tim Block
Emily:
Marjorie Yates
Ted:
Leon Tanner
Barbara:
Kristin Millward
Moyra:
Jilly Bond

The last of four programmes charting the music historian's tours of Europe in the 1770s, with Timothy West as Charles Bumey. Dr Bumey hears
Frederick the Great play the flute, and defends the music of C P E Bach. Producer Gwen Hughes Rpt

Contributors

Unknown:
Timothy West
Unknown:
Charles Bumey.
Producer:
Gwen Hughes Rpt

Don Marquis 's story about Archy, a poet reincarnated as a cockroach, abridged in eight parts. 6: Archy continues his nightly forays on the typewriter, relating his observations on a world of insects and Mehitabel the cat. Archy is played by John Guerassio and Mehitabel by Eartha Kitt , with the voice of Jack Klaff. A Rewind production

Contributors

Unknown:
Don Marquis
Played By:
John Guerassio
Unknown:
Eartha Kitt
Unknown:
Jack Klaff.

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