The Saturday Play - Emil And The Detectives

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20091017 (R4)

Country boy Emil Tischbein , up from

Neustadt for the first time, enlists the aid of hundreds of Berlin street boys to help him catch a thief. Erich Kastner 's classic

1931 novel was the first children's detective novel. Dramatised by Katie Hims. producer/Director Jessica Dromgoole

Contributors

Unknown:

Emil

Tischbein

Erich

Kastner

Dramatised By:

Katie

Hims.

Director:

Jessica

Dromgoole

Joshua

Swinney

Kaestner:

Bruce

Alexander

Grundeis:

Ewan

Hooper

Gustav:

Daniel

Cooper

Professor:

Neil

Reynolds

Traut:

Bertie

Gilbert

Peters:

Josh

Robinson

Tuesday:

Harry

Child

Pony:

Agnes

Bateman

Mrs Tischbein:

Melissa

Advani

Cashier:

Tessa

Nicholson

Jeschke:

John

Biggins

Guard:

Rhys

Jennings

Taxi driver:

Joseph

Cohen-Cole

Grandma:

Kate

Layden