In A German Pension

By Katherine Mansfield, adapted by Deborah Levy.

A week of stories taken from Katherine Mansfield's first collection, written in 1910 and capturing the world of the German Spa and the plight of a very modern woman.

Episodes

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01Germans At Meat And Frau Fischer20060821The English woman....Claire Skinner

Frau Hartmann....Emma Fielding

Frau Fischer....Eleanor Bron

Herr Ratt....Andrew Sachs

Herr Hoffman....Chris Moran

"By Katherine Mansfield, adapted by Deborah Levy.

1/5. 'Germans at Meat and Frau Fischer'

The English woman....Claire Skinner

Frau Hartmann....Emma Fielding

Frau Fischer....Eleanor Bron

Herr Ratt....Andrew Sachs

Herr Hoffman....Chris Moran"

Herr Hoffman....Chris Moran"

By Katherine Mansfield, adapted by Deborah Levy.

A week of stories taken from Katherine Mansfield's first collection, written in 1910 and capturing the world of the German Spa and the plight of a very modern woman.

1/5. 'Germans at Meat and Frau Fischer'

The English woman.... Claire Skinner

Frau Hartmann.... Emma Fielding

Frau Fischer.... Eleanor Bron

Herr Ratt.... Andrew Sachs

Herr Hoffman.... Chris Moran

Followed by News.

The English woman....Claire Skinner

Frau Hartmann....Emma Fielding

Frau Fischer....Eleanor Bron

Herr Ratt....Andrew Sachs

Herr Hoffman....Chris Moran

"By Katherine Mansfield, adapted by Deborah Levy.

Herr Hoffman....Chris Moran"

02The Sister Of The Baroness20060822The English woman....Claire Skinner

Frau Doktor/Baroness....Emma Fielding

Frau Fischer....Eleanor Bron

Sister of the Baroness....Emma Cunniffe

Poet/student....Chris Moran

Manager....Sam Dale

"The English woman....Claire Skinner

By Katherine Mansfield, adapted by Deborah Levy.

A week of stories taken from Katherine Mansfield's first collection, written in 1910 and capturing the world of the German Spa and the plight of a very modern woman.

2/5. The Sister of the Baroness

The English woman....Claire Skinner

Frau Doktor/Baroness....Emma Fielding

Frau Fischer....Eleanor Bron

Poet/student....Chris Moran

Manager....Sam Dale"

By Katherine Mansfield, adapted by Deborah Levy.

A week of stories taken from Katherine Mansfield's first collection, written in 1910 and capturing the world of the German Spa and the plight of a very modern woman.

2/5. The Sister of the Baroness

The English woman.... Claire Skinner

Frau Doktor/Baroness.... Emma Fielding

Frau Fischer.... Eleanor Bron

Sister of the Baroness.... Emma Cunniffe

Poet/student.... Chris Moran

Manager.... Sam Dale

The English woman....Claire Skinner

Frau Doktor/Baroness....Emma Fielding

Frau Fischer....Eleanor Bron

Sister of the Baroness....Emma Cunniffe

Poet/student....Chris Moran

Manager....Sam Dale

"By Katherine Mansfield, adapted by Deborah Levy.

Manager....Sam Dale"

03The Modern Soul20060823The English woman....Claire Skinner

Herr Professor....Andrew Sachs

Frau Godowska....Eleanor Bron

Frau Sonia Godowska....Emma Cunniffe.

"The English woman....Claire Skinner

By Katherine Mansfield, adapted by Deborah Levy.

A week of stories taken from Katherine Mansfield's first collection, written in 1910 and capturing the world of the German Spa and the plight of a very modern woman.

3/5. The Modern Soul

The English woman....Claire Skinner

Herr Professor....Andrew Sachs

Frau Godowska....Eleanor Bron

Frau Sonia Godowska....Emma Cunniffe"

By Katherine Mansfield, adapted by Deborah Levy.

A week of stories taken from Katherine Mansfield's first collection, written in 1910 and capturing the world of the German Spa and the plight of a very modern woman.

3/5. The Modern Soul

The English woman.... Claire Skinner

Herr Professor.... Andrew Sachs

Frau Godowska.... Eleanor Bron

Frau Sonia Godowska.... Emma Cunniffe

The English woman....Claire Skinner

Herr Professor....Andrew Sachs

Frau Godowska....Eleanor Bron

Frau Sonia Godowska....Emma Cunniffe

"By Katherine Mansfield, adapted by Deborah Levy.

Frau Sonia Godowska....Emma Cunniffe"

04The Advanced Lady20060824An opportunity to discuss advanced feminine thinking occurs as the cure guests take a constitutional together - not that the young Englishwoman is convinced by such an advanced approach.

English Woman....Claire Skinner

Advanced Lady....Emma Fielding

Elsa....Emma Cunniffe

Fritz/Herr Langen....Chris Moran

Frau Kellerman....Eleanor Bron

Herr Erchardt....Andrew Sachs

Old Man/Landlord....Sam Dale

"An opportunity to discuss advanced feminine thinking occurs as the cure guests take a constitutional together - not that the young Englishwoman is convinced by such an advanced approach.

By Katherine Mansfield, adapted by Deborah Levy.

A week of stories taken from Katherine Mansfield's first collection, written in 1910 and capturing the world of the German Spa and the plight of a very modern woman.

4/5. The Advanced Lady

English Woman....Claire Skinner

Advanced Lady....Emma Fielding

Fritz/Herr Langen....Chris Moran

Frau Kellerman....Eleanor Bron

Herr Erchardt....Andrew Sachs

Old Man/Landlord....Sam Dale"

By Katherine Mansfield, adapted by Deborah Levy.

A week of stories taken from Katherine Mansfield's first collection, written in 1910 and capturing the world of the German Spa and the plight of a very modern woman.

4/5. The Advanced Lady

An opportunity to discuss advanced feminine thinking occurs as the cure guests take a constitutional together - not that the young Englishwoman is convinced by such an advanced approach.

English Woman.... Claire Skinner

Advanced Lady.... Emma Fielding

Elsa.... Emma Cunniffe

Fritz/Herr Langen.... Chris Moran

Frau Kellerman.... Eleanor Bron

Herr Erchardt.... Andrew Sachs

Old Man/Landlord.... Sam Dale

Then News.

English Woman....Claire Skinner

Advanced Lady....Emma Fielding

Elsa....Emma Cunniffe

Fritz/Herr Langen....Chris Moran

Frau Kellerman....Eleanor Bron

Herr Erchardt....Andrew Sachs

Old Man/Landlord....Sam Dale

"By Katherine Mansfield, adapted by Deborah Levy.

Old Man/Landlord....Sam Dale"

05Frau Brechenmacher Attends A Wedding20060825Mansfield leaves behind the social conventions of the spa for the tougher realities of womens' lives in a poignant portrait of wedlock.

English Woman....Claire Skinner

Frau Brechenmacher....Emma Fielding

Herr Brechenmacher....Sam Dale

Frau Rupp....Eleanor Bron

"Mansfield leaves behind the social conventions of the spa for the tougher realities of womens' lives in a poignant portrait of wedlock.

By Katherine Mansfield, adapted by Deborah Levy.

A week of stories taken from Katherine Mansfield's first collection, written in 1910 and capturing the world of the German spa and the plight of a very modern woman.

5/5. Frau Brechenmacher attends a wedding

English Woman....Claire Skinner

Frau Brechenmacher....Emma Fielding

Herr Brechenmacher....Sam Dale

Frau Rupp....Eleanor Bron"

By Katherine Mansfield, adapted by Deborah Levy.

A week of stories taken from Katherine Mansfield's first collection, written in 1910 and capturing the world of the German spa and the plight of a very modern woman.

5/5. Frau Brechenmacher attends a wedding

Mansfield leaves behind the social conventions of the spa for the tougher realities of womens' lives in a poignant portrait of wedlock.

English Woman.... Claire Skinner

Frau Brechenmacher.... Emma Fielding

Herr Brechenmacher.... Sam Dale

Frau Rupp.... Eleanor Bron

Then News.

English Woman....Claire Skinner

Frau Brechenmacher....Emma Fielding

Herr Brechenmacher....Sam Dale

Frau Rupp....Eleanor Bron

"By Katherine Mansfield, adapted by Deborah Levy.

Frau Rupp....Eleanor Bron"