Grimm's Fairy Tales

Episodes

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The Master Thief1987082520190824 (BBC7)

A stranger returns to the land of his origins, the richer for having spent a lifetime existing on his nimble wits. Now, to crown his self-made achievements, he seeks to awaken his long-sleeping sister princess....

Drawn from Grimm's Fairy Tales and written by Peter Redgrove.

Sonny.... Paul Lockwood
Meg.... Jennifer Piercey
Greg.... Andrew Branch
Mark.... Jonathan Tafler
Uncle.... Paul Gregory
Student.... Deborah Makepeace
Princess.... Susie Brann
Cat.... Sheila Grant
Old Man.... Alan Dudley
Tsar.... Scott Peters

Music arranged and realised by Stephen Rollings

Directed at BBC Bristol by Brian Miller.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 3 in 1987.

A stranger returns to his home and seeks to awaken his long-sleeping sister.

A collection of fairy tales written by the Grimm Brothers.

01The One Who Set Out To Study Fear1987082120181215 (BBC7)
20181216 (BBC7)

Sonny cannot feel fear and loves to investigate the paranormal. But is he truly incapable of shuddering?

Drawn from Grimm's Fairy Tales and written by Peter Redgrove.

Paul Lockwood stars as Sonny; Jennifer Piercey as Meg; Andrew Branch as Greg; Jonathan Tafler as Mark; Paul Gregory as Uncle; Deborah Makepeace as the student; Susie Brann as Princess; Sheila Grant as the cat; Alan Dudley as the old man; and Scott Peters as the Tsar.

Music arranged and realised by Stephen Rollings

Director: Brian Miller.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 3 in 1987.

Sonny doesn't feel fear but is he truly incapable of shuddering?

A collection of fairy tales written by the Grimm Brothers.

Sonny cannot feel fear and loves to investigate the paranormal. But is he truly incapable of shuddering?

Drawn from Grimm's Fairy Tales and written by Peter Redgrove.

Paul Lockwood stars as Sonny; Jennifer Piercey as Meg; Andrew Branch as Greg; Jonathan Tafler as Mark; Paul Gregory as Uncle; Deborah Makepeace as the student; Susie Brann as Princess; Sheila Grant as the cat; Alan Dudley as the old man; and Scott Peters as the Tsar.

Music arranged and realised by Stephen Rollings

Director: Brian Miller.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 3 in 1987.

Sonny doesn't feel fear but is he truly incapable of shuddering?

Dramatisations of the Brothers Grimm's fairy tales.

A collection of fairy tales written by the Grimm Brothers.

Sonny cannot feel fear and loves to investigate the paranormal. But is he truly incapable of shuddering?

Drawn from Grimm's Fairy Tales and written by Peter Redgrove.

Paul Lockwood stars as Sonny; Jennifer Piercey as Meg; Andrew Branch as Greg; Jonathan Tafler as Mark; Paul Gregory as Uncle; Deborah Makepeace as the student; Susie Brann as Princess; Sheila Grant as the cat; Alan Dudley as the old man; and Scott Peters as the Tsar.

Music arranged and realised by Stephen Rollings

Director: Brian Miller.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 3 in 1987.

Sonny doesn't feel fear but is he truly incapable of shuddering?

A collection of fairy tales written by the Grimm Brothers.

Sonny cannot feel fear and loves to investigate the paranormal. But is he truly incapable of shuddering?

Drawn from Grimm's Fairy Tales and written by Peter Redgrove.

Paul Lockwood stars as Sonny; Jennifer Piercey as Meg; Andrew Branch as Greg; Jonathan Tafler as Mark; Paul Gregory as Uncle; Deborah Makepeace as the student; Susie Brann as Princess; Sheila Grant as the cat; Alan Dudley as the old man; and Scott Peters as the Tsar.

Music arranged and realised by Stephen Rollings

Director: Brian Miller.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 3 in 1987.

Sonny doesn't feel fear but is he truly incapable of shuddering?

A collection of fairy tales written by the Grimm Brothers.

04The Flounder1987082820190421 (BBC7)

Close to destitution, a fisherman sets out to find food.

A collection of fairy tales written by the Grimm Brothers.

The fisherman and his wife are close to destitution, until the day when he releases a flounder who pleads for his life on the grounds that he’s really an enchanted prince.

When the fisherman's wife realises that the flounder may grant any wish, the fun really begins...

Drawn from Grimm's Fairy Tales by Peter Redgrove.

Starring Geoffrey Matthews as the Fisherman and Judy Cornwell as his wife.

With Robin Ardra and Phillip Manikum.

Directed at BBC Bristol by Brian Miller

First broadcast on BBC Radio 3 in 1987.

Close to destitution, a fisherman sets out to find food.

A collection of fairy tales written by the Grimm Brothers.