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The Stanley Baxter Playhouse

Series 7

The Flying Scotsman

Duration: 28 minutes

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

Whodunit? Detectives combine forces with a recalcitrant guard to solve a murder on the famous train. With David Mara. From 2015. Show more

Front Row

Alfred Molina, Rona Munro, Bookshops Turned Publishers

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Alfred Molina on Love is Strange, booksellers becoming independent publishers, playwright Rona Munro, and New York Times theatre critic Ben Brantley talks about Brits on Broadway. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Alfred Molina
Interviewed Guest:
Rona Munro
Interviewed Guest:
Henry Layte
Interviewed Guest:
Nic Bottomley
Interviewed Guest:
Ben Brantley

Duration: 30 minutes

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

The real story of Robert Burns' Tam O'Shanter - from the viewpoint of a horse and a barmaid. With Maureen Beattie. From 2014. Show more

Free Thinking

Paul Muldoon and Roy Foster, Rona Munro

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Philip Dodd is joined by poet Paul Muldoon and historian Roy Foster to discuss pinning down moments of history and how myths are made. Plus conversation with playwright Rona Munro. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Paul Muldoon
Interviewed Guest:
Roy Foster
Presenter:
Philip Dodd
Interviewed Guest:
Rona Munro
Producer:
Fiona McLean

Duration: 1 hour, 38 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC One Northern Ireland

Available for 5 months

The story of Margaret Humphreys, a social worker from Nottingham who, in 1986, uncovered one of the most significant social scandals of recent times. Show more

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The Stanley Baxter Playhouse

Series 5

Episode 3: The Spider

Duration: 30 minutes

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

By Rona Munro. At last! The truth of Robert the Bruce's spider encounter, on the eve of battle with the English. With Hugh Ross. From January 2013. Show more

The Stanley Baxter Playhouse

Series 6

The Showman

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Edinburgh, 1561: Murdo and his Merry May Dancers try to please the Queen and keep in with John Knox. With Hugh Ross. From 2014. Show more

Contributors

Murdo Fletcher:
Stanley Baxter
Mary Queen of Scots:
Tracy Wiles
Margaret:
Tracy Wiles
Chronicler:
Hugh Ross
Lord Melville:
Hugh Ross
Writer:
Rona Munro
Director:
Marilyn Imrie

Doctor Who

Series 10

Episode 10: The Eaters of Light

Duration: 42 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Available for years

A hunt for the lost Ninth Roman Legion leads the Doctor, Bill and Nardole into the middle of an ancient battle that could cast humanity into the dark forever. Show more

Start the Week

Tom Sutcliffe discusses family secrets and Scottish royalty

Duration: 43 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Tom Sutcliffe discusses dysfunctional families with Michael Holroyd, Rona Munro, Herman Koch and Hugo Blick. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Holroyd
Interviewed Guest:
Rona Munro
Interviewed Guest:
Herman Koch
Interviewed Guest:
Hugo Blick
Producer:
Katy Hickman