Riot Days [Riot Girls]

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012019011220200105 (R4)

Maria Alyokhina's account of her activism, trial and imprisonment, as part of Russian feminist punk protest group Pussy Riot. Dramatised by E V Crowe and starring Katie West, Kerry Gooderson and Kathryn Drysdale.

Directed by Emma Harding

Maria....Katie West
Nadya....Kerry Gooderson
Katya....Kathryn Drysdale
Bass Player....Saffron Coomber
Petya....Cameron Percival
Investigator Igor....Ronny Jhutti

All other parts played by Lucy Doyle, Alexandra Constantinidi, Clare Corbett, Tony Turner, Michael Bertenshaw, Carolyn Pickles, Christopher Harper and Jeanette Percival.

Guitarist....Lewis Turner

Additional material from Pussy Riot, A Punk Prayer for Freedom (Feminist Press) and Maria Alyokhina's closing courtroom statement translated by a collaborative team of translators, Marijeta Bozovic, Maksim Hanukai, and Sasha Senderovich, edited by Bela Shayevich, originally published on the website of n+1 magazine

The story of Russian protest group Pussy Riot, by Maria Alyokhina. Dramatised by EV Crowe

No-holds-barred dramas written by women, featuring extraordinary female characters.

All other parts played by Lucy Doyle, Alexandra Constantinidi, Clare Corbett, Tony Turner, Michael Bertenshaw, Carolyn Pickles, Christopher Harper and Jeanette Percival.

022019011320200112 (R4)

Maria Alyokhina's account of her activism, trial and imprisonment, as part of Russian feminist punk protest group Pussy Riot. Dramatised by E V Crowe and starring Katie West, Kerry Gooderson and Kathryn Drysdale.

Part of BBC Radio 4's Riot Girls - provocative writing by women

Directed by Emma Harding

Maria....Katie West
Nadya....Kerry Gooderson
Katya....Kathryn Drysdale
Beautician....Saffron Coomber
Lena....Alexandra Meyrick
Olga....Roslyn Hill
Prosecutor....Tony Turner
Defence Attorney Violetta....Clare Corbett
Guard....Carolyn Pickles
Oksana....Lucy Doyle
Major....Michael Bertenshaw
Judge....Ronny Jhutti
Guard 2....Jeanette Percival
Prisoner....Alexandra Constantinidi

Guitarist....Lewis Turner

Additional material from Pussy Riot, A Punk Prayer for Freedom (Feminist Press) and Maria Alyokhina's closing courtroom statement translated by a collaborative team of translators, Marijeta Bozovic, Maksim Hanukai, and Sasha Senderovich, edited by Bela Shayevich, originally published on the website of n+1 magazine

Pussy Riot's Maria Alyokhina's account of her imprisonment. Dramatised by EV Crowe

No-holds-barred dramas written by women, featuring extraordinary female characters.