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20051226

2/5. Radio 2's adaptation of Charles Dickens' famous Christmas story.

1/5. Adaptation of Charles Dickens' famous Christmas story.

20051227

3/5. Adaptation of Charles Dickens' famous Christmas story.

20051228

4/5. Adaptation of Charles Dickens' famous Christmas story.

20051229

5/5. The conclusion of Charles Dickens' famous Christmas story.

20061218

A Christmas Carol.

20061219
20061220
20061221
Genome: [r4 Bd=19931226]

A classic performance from the archives to mark the 150th anniversary of the publication of Charles Dickens 's most famous tale.

Ralph Richardson plays the Storyteller and Scrooge in this production that was first heard on Christmas Day 1965.

With Eric Anderson. Rosemary Mason , Rosalind Shanks and Jo Manning Wilson Music by Christopher Whelen Producer Charles Lefeaux

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931226]

Unknown: Charles Dickens

Unknown: Ralph Richardson

Unknown: Eric Anderson.

Unknown: Rosemary Mason

Unknown: Rosalind Shanks

Unknown: Jo Manning Wilson

Music By: Christopher Whelen

Producer: Charles Lefeaux

Fred: Bruce Beeby

Bob Cratchit: Frederick Treves

Ghost of Jacob Marley: John Ruddock

Ghost of Christmas Past: Wilfred Carter

Ghost of Christmas Present: Ralph Truman

Mrs Cratchit: Mary Wimbush

Tiny Tim: Sheila Grant

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951225]

Richard Wilson reads Charles Dickens 's classic tale in five episodes. 1: Marley's Ghost

A Heavy Entertainment production 4 See This Week: page 13

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951225]

Unknown: Richard Wilson

Unknown: Charles Dickens

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951226]

2: The First of the Three Spirits For details see yesterday

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951227]

3: The Second of the Three Spirits. Scrooge meets the Ghost of Christmas Present.

For details see Christmas Day

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951228]

By Charles Dickens.

4: The Last of the Spirits. Scrooge is horrified by the revelations of the Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come. For details see Christmas Day

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951228]

Unknown: Charles Dickens.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951229]

5: The End of It. Scrooge awakes to find it is Christmas morning... and discovers that he is a changed man. For details see Christmas Day

Programme Catalogue - Details: 22 December 199019901222

BBC Programme Number: 90DA0056

Recorded on 1990-11-22

Producer: J. WHITAKER

Next in series: 25 December 1992

Previous in series: 24 December 1987

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Description

Charles DICKENS' much loved Christmas story.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

22 Dec 1990 14:30-15:45 (RADIO 4)

25 Dec 1992 14:00-15:30 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Timothy Bateson (Actor)

Ronald Herdman (Actor)

Andrew Wincott (Actor)

Terence Edmond (Actor)

Anna Wing (Actor)

Peter Woodthorpe (Actor)

Danny Schiller (Actor)

Joanna Myers (Actor)

Douglas Hodge (Actor)

Ian Lindsay (Actor)

Michael Gough (Actor)

Maxine Audley (Actor)

Robert Eddison (Actor)

Petra Markham (Actor)

Timothy Carlton (Actor)

Elizabeth Lindsay (Actor)

Vivian Pickles (Actor)

Emma Gregory (Actor)

Danielle Allan (Actor)

Hugo Mendez (Actor)

Christopher Denys (adap)

Charles Dickens (Author)

Elizabeth Parker (Composer)

Freddie Jones (narr)

Janet Whitaker (Producer)

Programme Catalogue - Station

Radio 4

BAB0120081215
BAB0220081216
BAB0220081216

David Jason reads from Dickens's festive classic.

Scrooge has an unexpected encounter with the unhappy ghost of his late business partner, Jacob Marley.

BAB0320081217
BAB0420081218

The Ghost of Christmas Past reveals a truth concerning Scrooge's younger self.

BAB05*20081219

Scrooge has barely recovered from his last visitation when he discovers a very jolly fellow in the dining room.

Scrooge discovers a very jolly fellow in the dining room.

BAB0620081222

The Ghost of Christmas Present reveals scenes of festivity and deprivation to Scrooge.

BAB06*20081222
BAB0720081223

Scrooge is taken to a family party, unbeknownst to the guests.

BAB07*20081223
BAB0820081224

Scrooge is visited by the fearsome Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come.

BAB08*20081224
BAB0920081225

Scrooge is seized by a terrible curiosity - who is the dead man that everyone reviles?

BAB09*20081225
BAB10 LAST20081226

Scrooge awakes on Christmas morning to find that there is still time to change the future.

BAB10 LAST* *20081226
SD20141220

By Charles Dickens.

A new version of the seasonal classic adapted for actors, the BBC Singers and the BBC Symphony Orchestra by Neil Brand and recorded before an audience in the BBC Maida Vale Studios.

Ebenezer Scrooge questions his ghostly guides and demands answers to the great questions we all face.

Director: David Hunter

Adapted for actors and orchestra by Neil Brand.

Music: The BBC Symphony Orchestra and BBC Singers. Conductor: Martin Andre. Producer: Ann McKay.

By Charles Dickens.

A new version of the seasonal classic adapted for actors, the BBC Singers and the BBC Symphony Orchestra by Neil Brand and recorded before an audience in the BBC Maida Vale Studios.

Ebenezer Scrooge questions his ghostly guides and demands answers to the great questions we all face.

Director: David Hunter

Adapted for actors and orchestra by Neil Brand.

Music: The BBC Symphony Orchestra and BBC Singers. Conductor: Martin Andre. Producer: Ann McKay.