A new adaptation of Margaret Drabble's 1964 novel set in a very swinging sixties. Dramatised by Robin Brooks.
Emma Evans is forced to sacrifice a job in television when her actor husband, David, insists on dragging his young family off for a season at a new theatre in the provinces. Emma, dogged by a baby, a toddler and an active conscience, observes the goings-on backstage with a detached amusement, until charismatic director Wyndham comes on the scene.
Soon, she finds herself out of her depth in more ways than one
Additional White Devil Actors ..... Richard Bates and Simon Maier
Director / Producer : Fiona McAlpine
An Allegra production for BBC Radio 4
In Margaret Drabble\u2019s novel an actor\u2019s wife finds life in rep more than she bargained for.
Drama from BBC Radio 4