Stories For Olga

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19990621

With Martha Kearney and guests.

Drama: `Stories for Olga' by Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark (1/10).

/ The comic stories of Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark.

July 1902.

The playwright Chekhov is already famous for his short stories.

When his wife, Olga Knipper, needs diversion during a convalescence, he decides to read some to her.

With David Haig, Clare Holman and Andrew Wincott.

Director Alison Hindell (1/10).

19990621

With Martha Kearney and guests.

Drama: `Stories for Olga' by Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark (1/10).

/ The comic stories of Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark.

July 1902.

The playwright Chekhov is already famous for his short stories.

When his wife, Olga Knipper, needs diversion during a convalescence, he decides to read some to her.

With David Haig, Clare Holman and Andrew Wincott.

Director Alison Hindell (1/10).

19990622

With Martha Kearney and guests.

Drama: `Stories for Olga' by Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark (2/10).

/ The comic stories of Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark.

With David Haig, Clare Holman and Andrew Wincott.

Director Alison Hindell (2/10).

19990622

With Martha Kearney and guests.

Drama: `Stories for Olga' by Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark (2/10).

/ The comic stories of Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark.

With David Haig, Clare Holman and Andrew Wincott.

Director Alison Hindell (2/10).

19990623

Singer-songwriter Suzanne Vega, on tour in the UK, joins Jenni Murray live in the studio.

Drama: `Stories for Olga'.

by Anton Chekhov (3/10).

/ The comic stories of Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark.

With David Haig, Clare Holman and Andrew Wincott.

Director Alison Hindell (3/10).

19990623

Singer-songwriter Suzanne Vega, on tour in the UK, joins Jenni Murray live in the studio.

Drama: `Stories for Olga'.

by Anton Chekhov (3/10).

/ The comic stories of Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark.

With David Haig, Clare Holman and Andrew Wincott.

Director Alison Hindell (3/10).

19990624

With Jenni Murray and guests.

Drama: `Stories for Olga' by Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark (4/10).

/ The comic stories of Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark.

With David Haig, Clare Holman and Andrew Wincott.

Director Alison Hindell (4/10).

19990624

With Jenni Murray and guests.

Drama: `Stories for Olga' by Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark (4/10).

/ The comic stories of Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark.

With David Haig, Clare Holman and Andrew Wincott.

Director Alison Hindell (4/10).

19990625

With Jenni Murray and guests.

Drama: `Stories for Olga' by Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark (5/10).

/ The comic stories of Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark.

With David Haig, Clare Holman and Andrew Wincott.

Director Alison Hindell (5/10).

19990625

With Jenni Murray and guests.

Drama: `Stories for Olga' by Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark (5/10).

/ The comic stories of Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark.

With David Haig, Clare Holman and Andrew Wincott.

Director Alison Hindell (5/10).

19990628

Britain's fastest Formula One female racing driver, Helen Bashford, cannot get sponsorship despite getting better times than many of the men.

Martha Kearney hosts a discussion on why women are denied pole position in the motor racing world.

Drama: `Stories for Olga' by Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark (6/10).

/ The comic stories of Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark.

July 1902.

The playwright Chekhov is already famous for his short stories.

When his wife, Olga Knipper, needs diversion during a convalescence, he decides to read some to her.

With David Haig, Clare Holman and Andrew Wincott.

Director Alison Hindell (6/10).

19990628

Britain's fastest Formula One female racing driver, Helen Bashford, cannot get sponsorship despite getting better times than many of the men.

Martha Kearney hosts a discussion on why women are denied pole position in the motor racing world.

Drama: `Stories for Olga' by Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark (6/10).

/ The comic stories of Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark.

July 1902.

The playwright Chekhov is already famous for his short stories.

When his wife, Olga Knipper, needs diversion during a convalescence, he decides to read some to her.

With David Haig, Clare Holman and Andrew Wincott.

Director Alison Hindell (6/10).

19990629

With Martha Kearney and guests.

Drama: `Stories for Olga' by Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark (7/10).

/ The comic stories of Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark.

With David Haig, Clare Holman and Andrew Wincott.

Director Alison Hindell (7/10).

19990629

With Martha Kearney and guests.

Drama: `Stories for Olga' by Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark (7/10).

/ The comic stories of Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark.

With David Haig, Clare Holman and Andrew Wincott.

Director Alison Hindell (7/10).

19990630

Susan Jeffers talks to Jenni Murray about her new book, and how parents can learn to live without guilt.

Drama: `Stories for Olga' by Anton Chekhov (8/10).

/ The comic stories of Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark.

With David Haig, Clare Holman and Andrew Wincott.

Director Alison Hindell (8/10).

19990630

Susan Jeffers talks to Jenni Murray about her new book, and how parents can learn to live without guilt.

Drama: `Stories for Olga' by Anton Chekhov (8/10).

/ The comic stories of Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark.

With David Haig, Clare Holman and Andrew Wincott.

Director Alison Hindell (8/10).

19990701

With Jenni Murray and guests.

Drama: `Stories for Olga' by Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark (9/10).

/ The comic stories of Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark.

With David Haig, Clare Holman and Andrew Wincott.

Director Alison Hindell (9/10).

19990701

With Jenni Murray and guests.

Drama: `Stories for Olga' by Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark (9/10).

/ The comic stories of Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark.

With David Haig, Clare Holman and Andrew Wincott.

Director Alison Hindell (9/10).

19990702

Jane Rogers, author of `Mr Wroe's Virgins' joins Jenni Murray to talk about her latest novel.

Drama: `Stories for Olga' by Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark (10/10).

/ The comic stories of Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark.

With David Haig, Clare Holman and Andrew Wincott.

Director Alison Hindell (10/10).

19990702

Jane Rogers, author of `Mr Wroe's Virgins' joins Jenni Murray to talk about her latest novel.

Drama: `Stories for Olga' by Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark (10/10).

/ The comic stories of Anton Chekhov, dramatised by Olwen Wymark.

With David Haig, Clare Holman and Andrew Wincott.

Director Alison Hindell (10/10).