The Hex [M R James]

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A play by Gregory Evans based on M R James's short story, The Casting of the Runes.

Embroiled in a public controversy with a black magic charlatan called Gardini, Montague receives an unexpected apology from the man - an apology which masks a strange and inexorable curse: Montague has been hexed.

Stars Conrad Phillips as Montague and Peter Copley as Rhodes.

Producer: Brian Miller.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4's Afternoon Theatre in January 1981.

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First broadcast on BBC Radio 4's Afternoon Theatre in January 1981."

Embroiled in a controversy with a black magic charlatan, Montague gets an apology. Sort of

Chilling tales from the master ghost story writer, M R James

Embroiled in a controversy with a black magic charlatan, Montague gets an apology. Sort of"

Staring Conrad Phillips and Peter Copley.

Montague.... Conrad Phillips
Rhodes.... Peter Copley
Laura.... Carole Boyer
Elspeth.... Kim Hartman
Gardini.... Edward Atienza

Other parts played by Tim Bannerman and Edward Atienza

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4's Afternoon Theatre in January 1981.