The Rose And The Ring

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By William Makepeace Thackeray, adapted for radio by Ellen Dryden.

Rome, 1853.

Unable to find any Christmas entertainment for the four children in his charge, Thackeray invents his own fireside pantomime to keep them amused.

With Prunella Scales and Maureen Lipman

1999010319990116

By William Makespeace Thackeray, adapted for radio by Ellen Dryden.

Rome 1853.

Unable to find any Christmas entertainment for the children in his charge, Thackeray invents his own fireside pantomime to keep them amused: a story of two kingdoms, two kings and two princesses, lions, magic, battles, a rose and a ring.

With Prunella Scales and Maureen Lipman.

Director Don Taylor.

/ By William Makepeace Thackeray, adapted for radio by Ellen Dryden.

Prince Bulbo faces execution, Prince Giglio is on the run, Betsinda's true identity remains undiscovered, and King Valoroso's breakfast is getting cold.

Meanwhile, Countess Gruffanuff and Fairy Blackstick have plans of their own for the four young lovers.

1999011019990123

By William Makepeace Thackeray, adapted for radio by Ellen Dryden.

Prince Bulbo faces execution, Prince Giglio is on the run, Betsinda's true identity remains undiscovered and King Valoroso's breakfast is getting cold.

Meanwhile, Countess Gruffanuff and Fairy Blackstick have plans of their own for the four young lovers.

With Prunella Scales and Maureen Lipman.

Director Don Taylor