Jigsaw [drama]

The story of Bille, a girl growing up in Europe between the wars.

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012006021320070518

Melissa Murray's dramatisation of Sybille Bedford's story of a young girl growing up in Europe between the wars.

1/4. When Billi's father dies, she goes to live a more cosmopolitan life with her beautiful but unreliable mother.

Sybille....Claire Skinner

Alessandro....Tom Goodman-Hill

Mother....Sian Thomas

Rosie....Rachel Atkins

Doris....Tracy Wiles

Susan....Colleen Prendergast

Jack....Gerard McDermott

Waiter....Anthony Glennon

Directed by Celia de Wolff.

When Bille's father dies, she goes to live a more cosmopolitan life with her beautiful but unreliable mother.

By Sybille Bedford, dramatised by Melissa Murray.

The story of Bille, a girl growing up in Europe between the wars.

1/4. When Bille's father dies, she goes to live a more cosmopolitan life with her beautiful but unreliable mother.

Doris....Tracey Wiles

Director Celia de Wolff.

Afternoon

Morning

Evening

022006022020070525

Melissa Murray's dramatisation of Sybille Bedford's story of a young girl growing up in Europe between the wars.

2/4. Billi ricochets between life in London with books and loyal friends and her more unorthodox existence with her mother and Alessandro on the French Riviera.

Sybille....Claire Skinner

Alessandro....Tom Goodman-Hill

Mother....Sian Thomas

Rosie....Rachel Atkins

Oriane....Fenella Woolgar

Philippe....Kim Wall

Jamie....Gerard McDermott

Toni....Serena Evans

Directed by Celia de Wolff.

Bille ricochets between life in London with books and loyal friends, and her more unorthodox existence with her mother and Alessandro on the French Riviera.

By Sybille Bedford, dramatised by Melissa Murray.

The story of Bille, a girl growing up in Europe between the wars.

2/4. Bille ricochets between life in London with books and loyal friends, and her more unorthodox existence with her mother and Alessandro on the French Riviera.

Director Celia de Wolff.

Afternoon

Morning

Evening

032006022720070601

Melissa Murray's dramatisation of Sybille Bedford's story of a young girl growing up in Europe between the wars.

3/4. Billi's journey into adulthood continues among the lively community of exiles in the Mediterranean. But she soon returns to the sanity of London.

Sybille....Claire Skinner

Alessandro....Tom Goodman-Hill

Mother....Sian Thomas

Rosie....Rachel Atkins

Oriane....Fenella Woolgar

Philippe....Kim Wall

Madame P....Elizabeth Bell

Toni....Serena Evans

Cecile....Tracy Wiles

Frederic....Anthony Glennon

Directed by Celia de Wolff.

Bille's journey into adulthood continues among the lively community of exiles that have gathered in the Mediterranean. But it is not long before she returns to the sanity that is London!.

By Sybille Bedford, dramatised by Melissa Murray.

The story of Bille, a girl growing up in Europe between the wars.

3/4. Bille's journey into adulthood continues among the lively community of exiles that have gathered in the Mediterranean. But it is not long before she returns to the

sanity that is London!

Director Celia de Wolff.

Afternoon

Morning

Evening

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Melissa Murray's dramatisation of Sybille Bedford's story of a young girl growing up in Europe between the wars.

4/4. As Billi watches her mother finally lose control, the tables turn for the last time.

Sybille....Claire Skinner

Alessandro....Tom Goodman-Hill

Mother....Sian Thomas

Rosie....Rachel Atkins

Oriane....Fenella Woolgar

Philippe....Kim Wall

Chemist....Gerard McDermott

Directed by Celia de Wolff.

As Bille watches her mother finally lose control, the tables inevitably turn, one last time.

By Sybille Bedford, dramatised by Melissa Murray.

The story of Bille, a girl growing up in Europe between the wars.

4/4. As Bille watches her mother finally lose control, the tables inevitably turn, one last time.

Director Celia de Wolff.

Afternoon

Morning

Evening