Prague Trial, The

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20120120By Arianne Mnouchkine and Patrice Chereau.|The show trial of dissident writer Vaclav Havel and others in the former Czechoslovakia in 1979 is explored using dramatic reconstruction, testimonies and expert analysis, revealing their roles in overcoming the Soviet Union's control and the event's place in the wider context of post-war Europe. Dramatised by Christopher Hampton, and narrated by Jane Whittenshaw.|Cast:|Narrator....Jane Whittenshaw|Judge....Gerard Murphy|Dana Nemcova....Teresa Gallagher|Jiri Dienstbier....Andrew Branch|Anna Sabatova....Elaine Larkin|Otta Bednarova....Sarah Badel|Vaclav Benda....Geoffrey Whitehead|Petr Uhl....Nicholas Boulton|Vaclav Havel....Michael Maloney|Prosecutor....Keith Drinkel|Producers: Paul Dodgson and Nick Patrick|Director: Martin Jenkins|A Pier Production for BBC Radio 4.|Exploring the show trial of dissident writer Vaclav Havel and others.