Harold Pinter Double Bill [Drama On 3]

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20090215Another chance to hear two plays by Harold Pinter, in tribute to the playwright who died in 2008.

8.00pm

  • andy, a middle aged civil servant, lies in his bed, dying. his wife tries desperately to bring his estranged adult sons to his side. bridging these two worlds is the haunting presence of the daughter they have lost.

    andy.... harold pinter

  • bel.... sara kestelman

  • bridget.... indira varma

    music by elizabeth parker

  • directed by janet whitaker

    8.55pm

  • fred.... harry burton

  • jake.... douglas hodge

  • maria.... jill johnson

  • one of pinter's last dramatic works, this was first broadcast in 2005. some of the tormentors and the tormented so potently etched in pinter's later plays are brought together with a musical setting by the composer james clarke.

    voices: harry burton, anastasia hille, andy de la tour, douglas hodge, gabrielle hamilton, roger lloyd-pack, gawn grainger, harold pinter and indira varma. music: apartment house; eileen aagaard; prometheus ensemble; rolande van der paal; etienne siebens; bbc symphony orchestra conducted by martyn brabbins and david porcelijn; fatma mehralieva.

    a tribute to harold pinter, with his 1993 play moonlight and his 2005 radio piece voices

  • ralph.... john shrapnel

  • bel....Sara Kestelman
  • bridget....Indira Varma

    music by Elizabeth Parker

  • directed by - Janet Whitaker

    8.55pm

  • fred....harry burton
  • jake....Douglas Hodge
  • maria....jill johnson
  • moonlight

    first performed in 1993, this radio production of pinter's play was recorded to mark his 70th birthday.

    andy....Harold Pinter

  • ralph....John Shrapnel
  • voices

    voices: harry burton, anastasia hille, andy de la tour, Douglas Hodge, gabrielle hamilton, roger lloyd-pack, gawn grainger, Harold Pinter and Indira Varma.

    a tribute to Harold Pinter, with his 1993 play moonlight and his 2005 radio piece voices

    another chance to hear two plays by Harold Pinter, in tribute to the playwright who died in 2008.

    another chance to hear two plays by harold pinter, in tribute to the playwright who died in 2008.