Stories For Another Day

Series of anecdotes by Alan Plater, reflecting on the plays, books and movies he has never finished writing.

Episodes

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01Three Dogs20070409

Alan's early years, as recollected by some of the dogs in his life.

  • directed by Alison Hindell
  • george....Trevor Fox
  • harry....Kris Deedigan
  • mies....Rachel Bavidge
  • nell....judi earl
  • sid....Roy North
  • young alan....Matthew Sutton

  • 02When Rupert Met Tony20070410

    An imaginary conversation during the run-up to the 1997 election.

  • Rupert Murdoch....Richard Dillane
  • Tony Blair....Rory Bremner
  • comrade t....Sam Dale
  • directed by - Alison Hindell
  • ralph....John Dougall

  • 03Jungle Games *20070411

    An unfinished fairytale about committee life.

  • directed by - Alison Hindell
  • elephant....Roy North
  • giraffe....Christine Kavanagh
  • lion....Sam Dale
  • orang-utan....Matthew Sutton

  • 04The Eddie Rosner Story20070412

    Hollywood goes to the gulag with a jazz trumpeter of the Soviet era.

  • directed by - Alison Hindell
  • eddie....Ben Crowe
  • igor....Anthony Glennon
  • ivan....John Woodvine

  • 05 LASTGregor's Foot *20070413

    A testament to the iconic power of a bronze statue in Split.

  • directed by - Alison Hindell
  • maia....Christine Kavanagh
  • mayor....John Dougall
  • officer mario....Anthony Glennon
  • private giovanni....Matthew Sutton