Description
By Izumi Kyoka.
Dramatised by Georgia Pritchett.
These are adult fairy tales for the Christmas season.
Izumi Kyoka is known as the Japanese Edgar Allen Poe.
He writes stories that are full of adventure, suspense and surprise as well as great beauty, tenderness and passion.
The Holy Man of Mount Koya
Sakagami....Simon Russell Beale
Monk....Adrian Scarborough
Wanderer....Paul Rhys
Peddler....Iain Robertson
Farmer....Neil Dudgeon
Woman....Lia Williams
Old Man....Geoffrey Palmer
A Tale of Three who were Blind
Blind Man....Toby Jones
Older Blind Man....Geoffrey Palmer
Blind Woman....Lia Williams
One Day in Spring
Tamawaki Mio....Mairead McKinley
Priest....Neil Dudgeon
Man....Iain Robertson
Lion Boy....Oscar Ridley
Director Roxana Silbert
Composer Howard Davidson
by Izumi Kyoka, dramatised by Georgia Pritchett.
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Lion Boy....Oscar Fletcher

Series

Broadcast Details

  • First broadcast 20041226 (Radio 3)
  • First repeated 20070121 (Radio 3)

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