Hay Fever

By Noel Coward, starring Eric Stolz, Tate Donovan, Carolyn Seymour, and Jeffrey Jones. A country house weekend goes haywire when the guests and their hosts play a game of romantic musical chairs. Wit, sexual sophistication, and Coward's biting satire of the theatre profession.

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19930726]A summer comedy by Noel Coward.

The Bliss family are ultra-bohemian and have "weekends". This time they have each invited a guest without telling one another. Result: mayhem!

With an introduction by Sheridan Morley.

Director Leslie Lawton

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930726] Comedy By: Noel Coward.

Unknown: Sheridan Morley.

Director: Leslie Lawton

Judith Bliss: Judi Dench

David Bliss: Michael Williams

Richard Greatham: Geofrey Palmer

Myra Anmdel: Celia Imrie

Jackie Coryton: Patricia Brake

Sandy Tyrell: Christopher Blake

Simon Bliss: Patrick Pearson

Sord Bliss: Alison Reid

Clara: Patricia Hayes

AR01Meeting Cezanne20040601Four new stories from this year's Guardian Hay Festival programme for children.

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Yannick goes to stay with relatives in Provence, where he encounters the greatest painter in the world.

  • written and read by Michael Morpurgo"

    four new stories from this year's guardian hay festival programme for children.yannick goes to stay with relatives in provence, where he encounters the greatest painter in the world

  • written and read by Michael Morpurgo

  • AR02The Language Of Birdsong20040602Lucy James is intrigued by a mysterious monument near her family's holiday home in France.

    She sets out to discover its meaning and uncovers an almost forgotten tragedy.

  • written and read by celia rees

  • AR03My Dead Sheep Story20040603A story about the risks of not being able to tell the story.
  • written and read by kevin crossley-holland
  • AR04 LASTNot Such A Bad Thing20040604Jack has won first prize in a short story competition, but he has a good reason for dreading the award ceremony.
  • written and read by catherine fisher
  • SNT1971a12a18By: Noel Coward

    Starring: Peggy Ashcroft/Tony Britton/Millicent Martin/Julia Martin/Maurice Denham

    By: Noel Coward

    Starring: Peggy Ashcroft/Tony Britton/Millicent Martin/Julia Martin/Maurice Denham

    TPTT20070310By Noel Coward, starring Eric Stolz, Tate Donovan, Carolyn Seymour, and Jeffrey Jones. A country house weekend goes haywire when the guests and their hosts play a game of romantic musical chairs. Wit, sexual sophistication, and Coward's biting satire of the theatre profession.

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