The Midnight Folk

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012006121020061216

A little boy, Kay Harker, finds himself in a race against the evil Abner Brown.

Abner has the Pouncer Seven, his witch friends, and their dark magic but Kay has the very special Midnight Folk to help him - Nibbins, the cat, Bitem, the fox and Blinky, the owl.

But which side will find the treasure first?

Kay Harker....Sam Salter

Nibbins....Nickolas Grace

Abner Brown....Charles Dance

Miss Sylvia Daisy....Deborah Findlay

Captain Harker....Andrew Sachs

Susan Pricker....Liz Smith

Ellen....Helena Breck

Bitem....Jon Glover

Bilges/The Keeper....Ewan Bailey

Jane/Keeper's Wife....Ann Beach

Twiney Pricker....Harry Myers

Blinky....Graham Seed

Nightshade....Miranda Keeling

Belladonna....Bethan Walker

Brother Venom....Mark Straker

Sir Theopompus....Sam Dale

Bert....Ian Masters

Hollings....Joseph Kloska

Woman....Christine Kavanagh

Produced and directed by Tracey Neale.

By John Masefield and dramatised by Christopher William Hill.

With music composed by Neil Brand.

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02 LAST2006121720061223

By day, Kay Harker is under the ever-watchful eye of his Governess, Miss Sylvia Daisy, but at night he escapes into a mysterious world where the forces of good and evil are pitted against each other.

Will Kay and the Midnight Folk prevent the treasure from falling into the hands of the malevolent Abner Brown and the Pouncer Seven?

Kay Harker....Sam Salter

Nibbins....Nickolas Grace

Abner Brown....Charles Dance

Miss Sylvia Daisy....Deborah Findlay

Captain Harker/Merlin....Andrew Sachs

Ellen....Helena Breck

Bitem/Arthur/Archbishop....Jon Glover

Blinky/Edward Bear....Graham Seed

Rat/Dictator....Harry Myers

Bat/Swift....Ian Masters

Otter/Lancelot....Joe Mills

Produced and directed by Tracey Neale.