Tender Is The Night - A Romance [Drama]

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022015072620190919 (BBC7)
20190920 (BBC7)

Nicole Diver has had a breakdown and, together with her husband Dick, she flees Paris. The events of the past are beginning to take a toll on their marriage and only one of them has the strength to survive.

The book regarded by many as Fitzgerald’s greatest. A beautiful and poignant novel about marriage, glamour and disintegration.

Dick Diver.... Simon Harrison
Nicole Diver.... Melody Grove
Rosemary.... Kelly Burke
Tommy.... Finn den Hertog
Swanson.... Laurie Brown
Baby.... Anita Vettesse
Kathe/Caroline.... Anne Lacey
Franz/Warren.... Nick Underwood
Collis.... Alasdair Hankinson
Narrator.... Sam Dale

by F Scott Fitzgerald
Dramatised by Robin Brooks
Produced and directed by Gaynor Macfarlane

First broadcast on Radio 4 in July 2015.

F Scott Fitzgerald's beautiful, poignant novel about marriage, glamour and disintegration.

Drama from BBC Radio 4

012015071920190919 (BBC7)
20190918 (BBC7)

Between the First World War and the Wall Street Crash the French Riviera was the stylish place for wealthy Americans to visit. Among the most fashionable are psychoanalyst Dick Diver and his wife Nicole, who hold court at their villa. Into their circle comes Rosemary Hoyt, a young film star, who is instantly attracted to them, but understands little of the dark secrets that hold them together.

The book regarded by many as Fitzgerald’s greatest. A beautiful and poignant novel about marriage, glamour and disintegration.

Dick Diver.... Simon Harrison
Nicole Diver.... Melody Grove
Rosemary.... Kelly Burke
Tommy.... Finn den Hertog
Abe North.... Mark McDonnel
McKisco.... Laurie Brown
Violet/Baby.... Anita Vettesse
Mother.... Anne Lacey
Franz/Warren.... Nick Underwood
Collis/Buddy.... Alasdair Hankinson
Narrator.... Sam Dale

by F Scott Fitzgerald
dramatised by Robin Brooks
Produced and directed by Gaynor Macfarlane

First broadcast on Radio 4 in July 2015.

F Scott Fitzgerald's beautiful, poignant novel about marriage, glamour and disintegration.

Drama from BBC Radio 4