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15 Minute Drama

The Awakening

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. 1899. The attentions of dashing Robert Lebrun amuse Edna Pontellier. Novel which shocked America. Stars Pippa Bennett-Warner. From August 2014. Show more

Contributors

Edna Pontellier:
Pippa Bennett-Warner
Leonce Pontellier:
Guy Paul
Celestine:
Petra Letang
Robert Lebrun:
PJ Brennan
Adele Ratignolle:
Sasha Pick
Madame LeBrun:
Adjoa Andoh
Adaptor:
Janice Okoh

Genres

Series 3

Series 1

Spring

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

Geoff attempts to bond with his new family and embarks on a potentially hazardous fishing trip. With Adam Riches. From August 2014. Show more

4 Extra Debut. An extraordinary day in the life of a young Alexander Graham Bell, the roots of his genius and his invention. Stars John Bell. Show more

Contributors

Aleck:
John Bell
Rev McReady:
Stuart McQuarrie
Voice of the Automaton:
Seamus O'Neill

Genres

Just a Minute

Series 70

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

How hard can it be to talk for 60 seconds without hesitation, repetition or deviation? Gyles Brandreth, Paul Merton and Sue Perkins find out. Recorded at the Edinburgh Festival. Show more

Contributors

Panellist:
Gyles Brandreth
Panellist:
Paul Merton
Panellist:
Sue Perkins
Producer:
Katie Tyrrell

Front Row

Howard Jacobson; Helen Lederer; Bob and Roberta Smith

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Man Booker Prize winner Howard Jacobson on his new novel J, Helen Lederer on making Dick Whittington's cat statue talk, and artist Bob and Roberta Smith's Art Party documentary. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Howard Jacobson
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Lederer
Interviewed Guest:
Patrick Brill
Interviewed Guest:
Lesley Morrison
Interviewed Guest:
Jude Fleming

15 Minute Drama

The Awakening

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

4 Extra Debut. 1899. The attentions of dashing Robert Lebrun amuse Edna Pontellier. Novel which shocked America. Stars Pippa Bennett-Warner. From August 2014. Show more

Contributors

Edna Pontellier:
Pippa Bennett-Warner
Leonce Pontellier:
Guy Paul
Celestine:
Petra Letang
Robert Lebrun:
PJ Brennan
Adele Ratignolle:
Sasha Pick
Madame LeBrun:
Adjoa Andoh
Adaptor:
Janice Okoh

Genres

BBC Radio 4 FM

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