Lost Empires

J B Priestley's story of Richard Hearncastle who takes the position of a magician's assistant to his uncle.

Episodes

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01Overtures And Beginners1994091820040622 (BBC7)
20040623 (BBC7)
20050727 (BBC7)
20050728 (BBC7)
20060625 (BBC7)
20071217 (BBC7)
20071218 (BBC7)
20081013 (BBC7)
20081014 (BBC7)
20100630 (BBC7)
20100701 (BBC7)
20121105 (BBC7)
20121106 (BBC7)

J B Priestley's classic tale of the music hall.

Richard joins his uncle's illusion act.

With Tom Baker and Bryan Pringle.

JB Priestley's tale of the music hall.

A young man takes the position of a magician's assistant to his uncle.

With Tom Baker and Freddie 'Parrot Face' Davies.

Richard Herncastle leaves his dead-end job to join his uncle's music hall act.

Stars Tom Baker and Freddie 'Parrot Face' Davies.

Richard Herncastle leaves his dead-end job to join his uncle's music hall act. Stars Tom Baker and Freddie 'Parrot Face' Davies.

02First Night1994092520040623 (BBC7)
20040624 (BBC7)
20050722 (BBC7)
20050728 (BBC7)
20050729 (BBC7)
20060702 (BBC7)
20071218 (BBC7)
20071219 (BBC7)
20081014 (BBC7)
20081015 (BBC7)
20100701 (BBC7)
20100702 (BBC7)
20121106 (BBC7)
20121107 (BBC7)

JB Priestley's tale of the music hall.

Richard gets closer to Nancy, but Julie waits in the wings and Burrard's fears deepen.

The trials and tribulations of the artistes behind the scenes of a travelling variety show.

JB Priestley's music hall tale.

Richard gets closer to Nancy, but Burrard's fears deepen.

With Tom Baker and Steven Frost.

J B Priestley's tale of the music hall: Richard gets closer to Nancy, but Julie waits in the wings and Burrard's fears deepen.

'On the halls' in 1913: Richard gets closer to Nancy, but Burrard's fears deepen.

'On the halls' in 1913: Richard gets closer to Nancy, but Burrard's fears deepen. With Tom Baker and Steven Frost.

03 LASTFinal Curtain1994100220040624 (BBC7)
20040625 (BBC7)
20050729 (BBC7)
20050730 (BBC7)
20060709 (BBC7)
20071219 (BBC7)
20071220 (BBC7)
20081015 (BBC7)
20081016 (BBC7)
20100702 (BBC7)
20100703 (BBC7)
20121107 (BBC7)
20121108 (BBC7)

In the final act of JB Priestley's classic tale of the music hall, love and tragedy lie in store for the company.

As his uncle works on a new illusion, Richard begins to feel a prisoner.

In the final act of JB Priestley's tale of the music hall, love and tragedy lie in store for the company.

Tom Baker stars.

Love and tragedy lie in store for the company.

In the final act of this tale of the music hall, love and tragedy lie in store for the company.

Richard embarks on a dangerous affair and tragedy strikes the company.

Richard embarks on a dangerous affair and tragedy strikes the company. Meanwhile, war is on the horizon. Tom Baker stars.