Oblomov [Ivan Goncharov]

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Gentle, intelligent Oblomov completely fails to deal with life. He lives in a flat in St Petersburg. He is always about to go and sort out his estate but he rarely gets out of bed. Never doing today what he can put off till tomorrow, Oblomov is a tragic-comic hero for a couch potato generation.

Starring Toby Jones as Oblomov, Trevor Peacock as Zahar and Claire Skinner as Olga. Singer: Olivia Robinson and pianist: Helen Crayford.

Dramatised by Stephen Wyatt Director Claire Grove

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 2005.

Gentle, intelligent Oblomov fails to deal with life, never doing today what he can put off

Gentle, intelligent Oblomov completely fails to deal with life. Stars Toby Jones.

Toby Jones stars as Oblomov - a tragic-comic hero for a couch potato generation.

Russian writer, Ivan Goncharov's 1859 novel dramatised in two-parts by Stephen Wyatt.

Oblomov …. Toby Jones
Zahar …. Trevor Peacock
Tarantyev …. Gerard McDermott
Doctor …. Clive Swift
Stolz/Bailiff …. Nicholas Boulton
Olga …. Claire Skinner
Olga's Aunt …. Richenda Carey

Director: Claire Grove

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 2005.

Gentle, intelligent Oblomov completely fails to deal with life. He lives in a flat in St Petersburg. He is always about to go and sort out his estate but he rarely gets out of bed. Never doing today what he can put off till tomorrow Oblomov is a tragic-comic hero for a couch potato generation.

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20160706 (BBC7)
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20190129 (BBC7)
20190130 (BBC7)
20201029 (BBC7)
20201030 (BBC7)
Oblomov has fallen in love with Olga. Back in St Petersburg, her patience is tested.

Gentle, intelligent Oblomov completely fails to deal with life. He lives in a flat in St Petersburg never doing today what he can put off till tomorrow.

During a summer in the country, he has fallen in love with pretty clever Olga. Back in St Petersburg, Olga's patience is put to the test.

Starring Toby Jones as Oblomov, Trevor Peacock as Zahar and Claire Skinner as Olga.

Dramatised by Stephen Wyatt Director Claire Grove

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 2005.

Gentle, intelligent Oblomov completely fails to deal with life. He lives in a flat in St Petersburg never doing today what he can put off till tomorrow.

During a summer in the country, he has fallen in love with pretty clever Olga. Back in St Petersburg, Olga's patience is put to the test.

Starring Toby Jones as Oblomov, Trevor Peacock as Zahar and Claire Skinner as Olga.

Gentle, intelligent Oblomov completely fails to deal with life. Stars Toby Jones.

Oblomov …. Toby Jones
Zahar …. Trevor Peacock
Tarantyev …. Gerard McDermott
Olga …. Claire Skinner
Agafya/ Nurse …. Fiona Clarke
Stolz …. Nicholas Boulton
Nicolai …. Harry Myers

Director Claire Grove

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 2005.