Maugham, William Somerset

Last Edited: 08-Sep-2013 A Global British Comedy Collaborative document. Edited by John Lucas
Broadcast source is BBC Radio Four unless otherwise indicated. Recording quality is considered good unless otherwise indicated.

Date Title Cast Parameters
Broadcast
29-Sep-2004
R7
21-Apr-2005
22-Apr-2005
Before the Party


Read by Amanda Root
Produced by Catherine Beacon
31:07, 29180, S
31:04, 29136, S
R7
10-Dec-2007 to
Ashenden, Gentleman Spy
Read by Alex Jennings
Abridged by Nevill Teller
Produced by Eoin O’Callaghan
26:56, 25254, S
27:26, 25731, S
27:17, 25583, S
27:04, 25384, S
27:14, 25545, S
11-Nov-2008
The Taipan
read by Martin Jarvis
Producers Martin Jarvis and Rosalind Ayres
14:05, 13214, S
18-Dec-2005
The Razor's Edge


Nicholas le Prevost, John Light, Megan Dodds, Edward
Petherbridge, David Bannerman, Sam Dale, Amerjit Deu,
Laurel Lefkow, Carolyn Pickles
dramatised by Ronald Frame
Producer/ director Gaynor Macfarlane
57:13, 53647, S
21-Jul-2008 to
25-Jul-2008
Mr Maugham’s Journey Home
  1. P and O
  2. The Letter
  3. Daisy
  4. Book Bag
  5. Before the Party
David Troughton, Glen Cunningham, Olwyn May, Jonathan
Keeble, David Fleeshman, Paul Courtney-Hume, Adonis
James Anthony, Julia Roundthwaite, Victoria Brazier, Sue
Jenkins, Mark Parry, Kerry Pears, Barbara Martin
Adapted for radio by Kate Clanchy
Produced by Pam Marshall and Carrie Booth
14:11, 13311, S
13:58, 13099, S
13:47, 12936, S
14:00, 13133, S
14:15, 13373, S
23-Jan-2012 to
27-Jan-2012
The Painted Veil Sarah Smart, Nicholas Farrell, James Nickerson, Chris Lee,
Conrad Nelson, Isabelle Defaut, Caroline Loncq, Julia
Rounthwaite, Shamae Griffin
Chinese consultant - Jing Griffin
dramatised by Lizzie Nunnery
Directed by Pauline Harris
13:42, 12836, S
13:51, 12965, S
13:45, 12869, S
13:46, 12885, S
13:56, 13041, S
07-Sep-2013
For Services Rendered
David Calder, Sian Thomas, Tom Espiner, Cath
Whitefield, Louise Brealey, Mariah Gale, Michael Shaeffer,
Justin Salinger, Ron Cook, Hettie Baynes Russell, John
Rowe, Philippa Stanton
adapted and directed by Lu Kemp
85:15, 79761, S

Documentaries and Collateral Material
Date
Title
Cast
Parameters
BBC R4X
28-Feb-2015
The Lives and Work of Somerset Maugham Simon Fanshawe
Producer Mike Greenwood
177:41, 204547, S