Stevenson, Robert Louis

Last Edited: 12-Dec-2016 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
R4
11-Jul-1992
R7
11-Jul-2004
The Weir of Hermiston Wendy Seeger, Forbes Masson, Tom Watson, Anne Scott-Jones, Liam
Brennan, Ralph Rear, James Bryce, Benny Young, Ian Briggs, Ian
Agnew, Isabella Jarrett, Paul Young
Music by Ian Johnston
Dramatized by Robert Forrest
Directed by Patrick Rayner
89:15, 83681, S
c. 1950
Treasure Island Basil Rathbone, Dix Davis, Ken Christy, Raymond Lawrence, Richard
Aherne, Joseph Granby, Harry Lang, Chorus under Richard Davis
Adapted by Ralph Rose
Columbia ML 4038
() LP mono
26:01, 36535, m
R4
11-Jul-1992
R7
11-Jul-2004
Treasure Island Peter Jeffrey, Ben Rodsga, Hugh Paddick, Blyn Huston, John Moffat,
Geoffrey Whitehead, Stephen Thorne, David King, Brian Haines,
Anthony Hall, Michael Kilgarrith, John Hollis, John Bull, Paul Downing,
Brian Miller, Charles Simpson, David Goodland, Tessa Worseley,
Wally K. Daly
Dramatised by John Scotny
Directed by Martyn Jenkins
87:10, 81727, S
31-Dec-2007
to
04-Jan-2007
Treasure Island
(reading)
read by John le Carré
abridged by Katrin Williams
Producer David Blount
13:53, 13018, S
13:35, 12740, S
13:35, 12737, S
13:27, 12611, S
14:01, 13149, S
ABC RN
07-May-2012 to
25-May-2012
Treasure Island
(reading)
abridged and read by Patrick Dixon
produced by Anne Wynter
14:38, 13706, S
14:34, 13632, S
14:38, 13704, S
14:33, 13630, S
14:40, 13739, S
14:38, 13702, S
14:36, 13668, S
14:36, 13672, S
14:38, 13696, S
14:43, 13774, S
14:38, 13705, S
14:35, 13663, S
14:34, 13636, S
14:39, 13716, S
14:38, 13701, S
R7:
30-Jun-2008
01-Jul-2008
The Master of Ballantrae David Rintoul, Liam Brennan, John Sheddon, Tom Fleming, Vickie
Lydell, Patrick Moy, Simon Tait, John Keswick, Lesley Hary,
Allie di Souza, James Bryce, Alec Heggie, Harris Young
dramatised by Chris Dolan
Directed by Bruce Young
56:56, 53380, S
56:59, 53436, S
R4:
01-Feb-2006
Markheim Jack Klaff, Anton Rodgers, Anthony Jackson,
Abigail Hollick, Mark Straker
dramatised by John Taylor
Director John Taylor
43:59, 41248, S
R7:
12-Dec-2009
Markheim
read by Hugh Bonneville
abridged and produced by Gemma Jenkins
28:24, 26638, S
R4:
03-Feb-2007
Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde Adam Godley, David Horovitch, Mark Straker, Christine Kavanagh,
Sam Dale, Joseph Kloska, Ian Masters, Emma Noakes, Bethan Walker
dramatised by Yvonne Antrobus
Director Claire Grove
57:10, 53595, S
BBC R4:
19-Nov-2016
Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde David Tennant, Stuart McQuarrie, John Dougall, Madeleine Worrall,
Hugh Ross, Catriona McFarlane, Nick Underwood, David Sterne,
John Bowler, Kenny Blyth, Michael Bertenshaw, Nicholas Murchie,
Karen Bartke, Natasha Cowley, Luke MacGregor, Keziah Joseph
With an introduction from David Tennant
Music and adaptation by Neil Brand
Director: David Hunter.
86:58, 81362, S
R7:
22-Oct-2007
to
26-Oct-2007
Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde
(reading)
Read by Tim Pigott-Smith
Abridged by Morag Lyle
Produced by David Jackson Young
14:33, 13642, S
14:31, 13623, S
14:28, 13572, S
14:29, 13585, S
14:18, 13411, S
R7:
30-Jun-2008
to
 
Travels with a Donkey read by Alan Cumming
abridged by Stuart Calm
produced by Tamsin Collison
14:13, 13336, S
14:14, 13348, S
14:07, 13236, S
14:26, 13537, S
14:18, 13416, S
14:28, 13565, S
14:16, 13389, S
14:16, 13382, S
R7:
06-Jul-2008
Olalla Paul Blair, Richard Cornman, Carol Anne Crawford,
Roxanna Pope, Richard Greenwood, Simon Tait
dramatised by Marty Ross
Drirector Bruce Young
27:38, 25923,S
R7:
03-Jul-2010
The Bottle Imp David Rintoul, Tony Asoba, Nina Wadia, Ian Masters,
Peter Whitman, Don McCorkindale, Malcolm Ward
dramatised by Donald Johnson
directed by Matthew Walters
29:40, 27822, S
26-Jan-2015 to
30-Jan-2015
The Bottle Imp Read by Ian McDiarmid
Abridged and Produced by Kirsteen Cameron
13:04, 12230, S
13:41, 12812, S
13:48, 12917, S
13:45, 12870, S
13:46, 12888, S
20-Nov-2016
27-Nov-2016
Kidnapped
Owen Whitelaw, Michael Nardone, David Hayman, Lewis Howden,
Gavin Mitchell, Sean Scanlan, Kenny Blyth, Alan McHugh,
John Buick, Finlay McLean, Ian Macrae, Isabelle Joss
David Tennant introduces
dramatised by Chris Dolan
Producer/Director Bruce Young
56:50, 53179, S
56:44, 53085, S
04-Dec-2016
11-Dec-2016
Terror in the South Seas
  1. The Beach of Falesa
  2. The Ebb Tide
  1. David Tennant, Adjoa Andoh, Dan Mullane, Nigel Cooke,
    Theo Fraser-Steele
  2. David Tennant, Stanley Townsend, Rupert Evans,
    Charles Davies
Dramatised for radio by Jane Rogers
Produced and Directed by Clive Brill
56:56, 53267, S
60:12, 56325, S

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1932 radio adaptation)
A 52 episode serial based on rather than a strict performance of the novel.
Date Title Cast Parameters
1932

George Edwards
adapted by Betty Rowland
12:42, 2967, M
12:38, 2964, M
12:52, 3017, M
12:54, 3025, M
12:59, 3045, M
12:49, 3007, M
13:04, 3065, M
12:51, 3013, M
12:51, 3015, M
12:58, 3042, M
13:28, 3158, M
13:02, 3057, M
13:07, 3076, M
12:55, 3029, M
13:01, 3054, M
12:48, 3004, M
12:26, 2917, M
12:29, 2928, M
12:37, 2961, M
12:44, 5986, M
12:56, 3035, M
12:56, 3035, M
11:34, 2715, M
12:49, 3006, M
13:07, 3077, M
13:06, 3073, M
13:07, 3078, M
13:16, 3113, M
13:13, 3099, M
13:29, 3164, M
13:16, 3113, M
13:16, 3113, M
13:13, 3102, M
13:27, 3154, M
13:28, 3160, M
13:29, 3161, M
13:28, 3160, M
13:27, 3155, M
13:14, 3106, M
13:23, 3138, M
12:32, 2939, M
12:23, 2904, M
12:23, 2904, M
12:36, 2957, M
12:34, 2946, M
12:24, 2907, M
12:29, 2928, M
12:15, 2874, M
12:12, 2864, M
12:22, 2902, M
12:48, 3002, M
12:40, 2973, M