Iris Murdoch - The Sea, The Sea

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Jeremy Irons stars in a new dramatisation of Iris Murdoch's Booker Prize-winning novel.

Jeremy Irons stars Iris Murdoch's 1978 Booker prize winning novel, dramatised by Robin Brooks - as part of the Iris Murdoch season on BBC Radio 4.

Episode 1 (of 2):

Charles Arrowby, a distinguished theatre-director, decides to retire to a remote house by the sea in order to write his memoirs.

Sound Design: Wilfredo Acosta

Producer: Fiona McAlpine

Director: Bill Alexander

An Allegra production for BBC Radio 4.

02Drama2015083020150905 (R4)

Jeremy Irons stars Iris Murdoch's 1978 Booker prize winning novel, dramatised by Robin Brooks - as part of the Iris Murdoch season on BBC Radio 4.

Episode 2 (of 2):

Charles Arrowby, a distinguished theatre director, has retired to a remote house by the sea. After encountering his adolescent love, he sets out on a mission to reclaim her and, in so doing, redeem the misdemeanours of his past. But a young man appears with a mission of his own.

Sound Design: Wilfredo Acosta

Producer: Fiona McAlpine

Director: Bill Alexander

An Allegra production for BBC Radio 4.

The Sea, The Sea

By Iris Murdoch

Dramatised by Robin Brooks

Episode Two