Laura

Edwardian country house comedy, dramatised by Sue Eckstein from a short story by Saki.

Laura falls ill while staying with her friend Amanda and her boring husband Egbert.

Recovering in bed, she delights in the idea that she might be reincarnated as an otter, particularly if it means that she can continue to annoy Egbert and wreak havoc on his beloved brood of hens.

Sir Lulworth....Benjamin Whitrow

Egbert....John Warnaby

Laura....Irene Macdougall

Amanda....Candida Benson

Aurora....Joanna Tope

Narrator....Michael Mackenzie

Directed by Bruce Young

Episodes

TitleFirst
Broadcast
Comments
*20080205

Edwardian country house comedy, dramatised by Sue Eckstein from a short story by Saki.

Laura falls ill while staying with her friend Amanda and her boring husband Egbert.

Recovering in bed, she delights in the idea that she might be reincarnated as an otter, particularly if it means that she can continue to annoy Egbert and wreak havoc on his beloved brood of hens.

Sir Lulworth....Benjamin Whitrow

Egbert....John Warnaby

Laura....Irene Macdougall

Amanda....Candida Benson

Aurora....Joanna Tope

Narrator....Michael Mackenzie

Directed by Bruce Young

*20080205

Edwardian country house comedy, dramatised by Sue Eckstein from a short story by Saki.

Laura falls ill while staying with her friend Amanda and her boring husband Egbert.

Recovering in bed, she delights in the idea that she might be reincarnated as an otter, particularly if it means that she can continue to annoy Egbert and wreak havoc on his beloved brood of hens.

Sir Lulworth....Benjamin Whitrow

Egbert....John Warnaby

Laura....Irene Macdougall

Amanda....Candida Benson

Aurora....Joanna Tope

Narrator....Michael Mackenzie

Directed by Bruce Young