Alan Plater - Abandoned Projects

Episodes

EpisodeTitleRepeatedComments
Omnibus20080413 (BBC7)
20110924 (BBC7)
20110925 (BBC7)
20120610 (BBC7)
20141102 (BBC7)
Playwright ALAN PLATER talks about the career moves he never made.

Architecture, musicals, FBI agents, and bears on the toilet. Playwright ALAN PLATER talks about the career moves he never made.

01Gone But Not Forgotten20080407 (BBC7)
20120604 (BBC7)
20141027 (BBC7)
20141028 (BBC7)
The playwright recounts his career through some amazing stories he never completed. With MAUREEN LIPMAN and BRIAN BLESSED.

(BBC7 BD=20080407)

(BBC7 BD=20120604)

02Alternative Comedy20080408 (BBC7)
20120605 (BBC7)
20141028 (BBC7)
20141029 (BBC7)
The playwright recalls entertaining the idea of being a comic - and some unusual student shows. With Christian Rodska.

The playwright recalls entertaining the idea of being a comic, and unusual student shows.

The playwright recalls entertaining the idea of being a comic, and some unusual student shows. With Christian Rodska.

(BBC7 BD=20080408)

(BBC7 BD=20120605)

03Wild Pigs Of Thorngumbald20080409 (BBC7)
20120606 (BBC7)
20141029 (BBC7)
20141030 (BBC7)
The playwright recalls how his career as an architect ended early, but not before an animal encounter. With Christian Rodska.

The playwright's career as an architect ended early, but not before an animal encounter.

(BBC7 BD=20080409)

(BBC7 BD=20120606)

0420080410 (BBC7)
20120607 (BBC7)
20141030 (BBC7)
20141031 (BBC7)
The playwright recalls a never-realised bleak opera and a film meant to star Rex Harrison.

The playwright recalls a never-realised bleak opera and a film meant to star Rex Harrison. With John Woodvine.

Alan Plater recalls a never-realised bleak opera - and a film meant to star Rex Harrison. With John Woodvine.

(BBC7 BD=20080410)

(BBC7 BD=20120607)

05 LASTContrasting Phone Calls And The Beatles20080411 (BBC7)
20120608 (BBC7)
20141031 (BBC7)
20141101 (BBC7)
Two late-night phone calls bring playwright Alan Plater very different news, as he concludes his own story. With Christian Rodska.

Two late-night phone calls bring playwright Alan Plater very different news.