Cinderella may be the star but where would she be without her sisters? The distinguished fairy-tale expert Marina Warner explores the role of the ugly sisters, while actors Nigel Ellacott and Peter Robbins, who have been performing the roles for over twenty years, get into costume and into character (and not a tasteless frock or a bad-tempered comment between them).

Broadcast Dates

  • 20031218 (Radio 3)