Episodes

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Programme Catalogue - Details: 29 October 199119911029

Producer: JORDAN, A

Description

In March 1884, the 35-year-old Swedish dramatist August Strindberg set off to meet the 56-year-old Norwegian dramatist Henrik Ibsen in Rome.

Each was at a watershed in his career and at once admiring and critical of the other.

Michael MEYER imagines how the conversation might go.

Subject Categories

drama programmes (genre)

biographical drama programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

29 Oct 1991 21:25-22:10 (RADIO 3)

Contributors

Martin Shaw (Actor)

David Suchet (Actor)

Kate Buffery (Actor)

Ann Mitchell (Actor)

Michael Meyer (Author)

Andy Jordan (Producer)

Recorded on 1991-10-12.

In March 1884, the 35-year-old Swedish dramatist August Strindberg set off to meet the 56-year-old Norwegian dramatist Henrik Ibsen in Rome. Each was at a watershed in his career and at once admiring and critical of the other. Michael MEYER imagines how the conversation might go.

Programme Catalogue - Station

Radio 3