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Scenes of Seduction

Synopsis
Radio play written by Timberlake Wertenbaker and directed by Ned Chaillet. Five-scene drama involving courting couples in various stages of life. The scene entitled ‘Summer’ rewrites the wooing scene of Shakespeare’s Henry V. In Wertenbaker’s version Michael Maloney plays an English actor who plays the part of Henry in a theatre in Paris. Harriet Walter plays Catherine, a young Frenchwoman.
Series
Afternoon Play
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
7 Mar 2005 at 14:15 (Channel: BBC Radio 4)
Duration
45 mins

Credits

Director
Ned Chaillet
Producer
Ned Chaillet
Writer
Timberlake Wertenbaker
Cast
Michael MaloneyHenry (King Henry V)
Jasmine HydeKatherine
Harriet WalterCatherine

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Henry V

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