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01The Man In A Case20100125

In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Anton Chekhov's birth, Michael Pennington plays the great Russian writer presenting a series of his short stories on the subject of marriage, dramatised by Martyn Wade.

A repressed schoolmaster has marriage on his mind.

Chekhov....Michael Pennington

Belikov....Jasper Britton

Kovalenko....Nicholas Boulton

Varenka....Zoe Waites

Directed by Philip Franks and Jane Morgan.

A Unique production for BBC Radio 4.

01The Man In A Case20100125

In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Anton Chekhov's birth, Michael Pennington plays the great Russian writer presenting a series of his short stories on the subject of marriage, dramatised by Martyn Wade.

A repressed schoolmaster has marriage on his mind.

Chekhov....Michael Pennington

Belikov....Jasper Britton

Kovalenko....Nicholas Boulton

Varenka....Zoe Waites

Directed by Philip Franks and Jane Morgan.

A Unique production for BBC Radio 4.

02The Black Monk20100126

In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Anton Chekhov's birth, Michael Pennington plays the great Russian writer presenting a series of his short stories on the subject of marriage, dramatised by Martyn Wade.

A haunting story of love, obsession and the supernatural.

Chekhov....Michael Pennington

The Black Monk....Jasper Britton

Kovrin....Nicholas Boulton

Tanya....Zoe Waites

Yegor....Philip Voss

Directed by Philip Franks and Jane Morgan.

A Unique production for BBC Radio 4.

02The Black Monk20100126

In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Anton Chekhov's birth, Michael Pennington plays the great Russian writer presenting a series of his short stories on the subject of marriage, dramatised by Martyn Wade.

A haunting story of love, obsession and the supernatural.

Chekhov....Michael Pennington

The Black Monk....Jasper Britton

Kovrin....Nicholas Boulton

Tanya....Zoe Waites

Yegor....Philip Voss

Directed by Philip Franks and Jane Morgan.

A Unique production for BBC Radio 4.

03The Huntsman20100127

In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Anton Chekhov's birth, Michael Pennington plays the great Russian writer presenting a series of his short stories on the subject of marriage, dramatised by Martyn Wade.

A haunting tale of unrequited love.

Chekhov....Michael Pennington

Count Sergei....Nicholas Boulton

Pelageya....Zoe Waites

Yegor Vlasych....Jasper Britton

Directed by Philip Franks and Jane Morgan.

A Unique production for BBC Radio 4.

03The Huntsman20100127

In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Anton Chekhov's birth, Michael Pennington plays the great Russian writer presenting a series of his short stories on the subject of marriage, dramatised by Martyn Wade.

A haunting tale of unrequited love.

Chekhov....Michael Pennington

Count Sergei....Nicholas Boulton

Pelageya....Zoe Waites

Yegor Vlasych....Jasper Britton

Directed by Philip Franks and Jane Morgan.

A Unique production for BBC Radio 4.

04The Lady With The Little Dog20100128

In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Anton Chekhov's birth, Michael Pennington plays the great Russian writer presenting a series of his short stories on the subject of marriage, dramatised by Martyn Wade.

A beautiful tale of love and betrayal.

Chekhov....Michael Pennington

Anna....Zoe Waites

Gurov....Jasper Britten

Directed by Philip Franks and Jane Morgan.

A Unique production for BBC Radio 4.

04The Lady With The Little Dog20100128

In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Anton Chekhov's birth, Michael Pennington plays the great Russian writer presenting a series of his short stories on the subject of marriage, dramatised by Martyn Wade.

A beautiful tale of love and betrayal.

Chekhov....Michael Pennington

Anna....Zoe Waites

Gurov....Jasper Britten

Directed by Philip Franks and Jane Morgan.

A Unique production for BBC Radio 4.

05 LASTRothschild's Violin20100129

In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Anton Chekhov's birth, Michael Pennington plays the great Russian writer presenting a series of his short stories on the subject of marriage, dramatised by Martyn Wade.

A story of regret about a coffin maker whose wife of 50 years is taken seriously ill.

Chekhov....Michael Pennington

Maxim Nikolayevich....Nicholas Boulton

Rothschild....Jasper Britton

Yakov....Philip Voss

Marfa....Zoe Waites

Directed by Philip Franks and Jane Morgan.

A Unique production for BBC Radio 4.

05 LASTRothschild's Violin20100129

In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Anton Chekhov's birth, Michael Pennington plays the great Russian writer presenting a series of his short stories on the subject of marriage, dramatised by Martyn Wade.

A story of regret about a coffin maker whose wife of 50 years is taken seriously ill.

Chekhov....Michael Pennington

Maxim Nikolayevich....Nicholas Boulton

Rothschild....Jasper Britton

Yakov....Philip Voss

Marfa....Zoe Waites

Directed by Philip Franks and Jane Morgan.

A Unique production for BBC Radio 4.

01The Man In A Case20100125

01The Man In A Case20100125

In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Anton Chekhov's birth, Michael Pennington plays the great Russian writer presenting a series of his short stories on the subject of marriage, dramatised by Martyn Wade.

A repressed schoolmaster has marriage on his mind.

Chekhov....Michael Pennington

Belikov....Jasper Britton

Kovalenko....Nicholas Boulton

Varenka....Zoe Waites

Directed by Philip Franks and Jane Morgan.

A Unique production for BBC Radio 4.

02The Black Monk20100126

02The Black Monk20100126

In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Anton Chekhov's birth, Michael Pennington plays the great Russian writer presenting a series of his short stories on the subject of marriage, dramatised by Martyn Wade.

A haunting story of love, obsession and the supernatural.

Chekhov....Michael Pennington

The Black Monk....Jasper Britton

Kovrin....Nicholas Boulton

Tanya....Zoe Waites

Yegor....Philip Voss

Directed by Philip Franks and Jane Morgan.

A Unique production for BBC Radio 4.

03The Huntsman20100127

03The Huntsman20100127

In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Anton Chekhov's birth, Michael Pennington plays the great Russian writer presenting a series of his short stories on the subject of marriage, dramatised by Martyn Wade.

A haunting tale of unrequited love.

Chekhov....Michael Pennington

Count Sergei....Nicholas Boulton

Pelageya....Zoe Waites

Yegor Vlasych....Jasper Britton

Directed by Philip Franks and Jane Morgan.

A Unique production for BBC Radio 4.

04The Lady With The Little Dog20100128

04The Lady With The Little Dog20100128

In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Anton Chekhov's birth, Michael Pennington plays the great Russian writer presenting a series of his short stories on the subject of marriage, dramatised by Martyn Wade.

A beautiful tale of love and betrayal.

Chekhov....Michael Pennington

Anna....Zoe Waites

Gurov....Jasper Britten

Directed by Philip Franks and Jane Morgan.

A Unique production for BBC Radio 4.

05Rothschild's Violin20100204

05 LASTRothschild's Violin20100129
05 LASTRothschild's Violin20100129

In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Anton Chekhov's birth, Michael Pennington plays the great Russian writer presenting a series of his short stories on the subject of marriage, dramatised by Martyn Wade.

A story of regret about a coffin maker whose wife of 50 years is taken seriously ill.

Chekhov....Michael Pennington

Maxim Nikolayevich....Nicholas Boulton

Rothschild....Jasper Britton

Yakov....Philip Voss

Marfa....Zoe Waites

Directed by Philip Franks and Jane Morgan.

A Unique production for BBC Radio 4.