Wilde, Oscar Fingal O’Flaherty

Last Edited: 12-Apr-2015 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
1895
R7:
01-Jan-2005
The Importance of Being Earnest
Judi Dench, Martin Cloombs, Michael Sheen, Samantha
Bond, Amanda Root, Miriam Margoyles, John Moffat,
Michael Hordern, Terence Alexander
Piano by Terence Albright
Directed by Glyn Vere
117:30, 110168, S
R7:
23-Jan-2004
05-Aug-2004
06-Aug-2004
The Picture of Dorian Gray
Jamie Glover, Ian McDermid, Stephen Pacey, Tilly
Gaunt, Harry Myers, Elizabeth Mansfield, Brett Usher,
Mary Wimbush, Gavin Muir, Elizabeth Bell, Tessa
Worseley, Tom George, Geoffrey Beavers, Alice
Arnold, Stephen Critchlow, Edward deSouza
Dramatized by Nick McCarty
Music by David Chilton
Directed by Gordon House
57:08, 53566, S
57:07, 53548, S
BBC R3
The Picture of Dorian Gray Peter Guinness, Maggie Steed, Jasper Britton, Richard Lintern,
Tom Canton, Gunnar Cauthery, Owen Sharpe, Geraldine
Alexander, Zoe Telford, Barbara Barnes
Adapted and directed by Neil Bartlett
Produced by Turan Ali
89:55, 126281, S
31-Dec-1991
R7:
02-Apr-2005
A Woman of No Importance
Diana Rigg, Martin Jarvis, Annette Crosby, Susan
Sheridan, Dominic Letts, Teresa Gallaher, Irene
Sutcliffe, Oriol Smith, Jack Clough, David King,
Geoffrey Chater, Peter Penry-Jones, Adjua Andou
Directed by Adrian Bean
85:21, 80032, S
R7:
16-Dec-2004
17-Dec-2004
20-Dec-2004
The Canterville Ghost
Read by Alistair McGowan
Produced by Gemma Jenkins
24:24, 11445, m
27:46, 13023, m
24:56, 11691, m
1897-98
R4:
16-Jan-2004
The Ballad of London Gaol
Read by Samuel West
Introduced by Roger McGough
Produced by Mark Smalley
27:45, 13011, m
R7:
25-Mar-2005
The Happy Prince
Read by John Moffat
Produced by Enyd Williams
14:10, 13288, S
27-Dec-2005
The Happy Prince
Read by Bernard Cribbins
Produced by Martin Jenkins
13:41, 12845, S
R7:
01-Apr-2005
The Remarkable Rocket
Read by John Moffat
Produced by Enyd Williams
14:26, 13536, S
R7:
08-Apr-2005
The Nightingale and the Rose
Read by John Moffat
Produced by Enyd Williams
14:11, 13307, S
R7:
11-Apr-2005
to
13-Apr-2005
Lord Arthur Savile’s Crime (reading)
Read by Michael Maloney
27:58, 26230, S
27:41, 25970, S
27:58, 25968, S
R4:
26-Feb-2006
05-Mar-2006
Lord Arthur Savile’s Crime
Rupert Penry-Jones, Gillian Kearney, David Bamber,
David Bradley, Phyllida Law, Patrick Ryecart,
Patrick Kennedy, Michael Kilgarriff, David Holt,
Doreen Mantle, Clive Swift, Christopher Rozycki
Dramatized by Mike Walker
Producer/director Gemma McMullan
56:08, 52627, S
56:57, 53394, S
R4:
16-May-2005
to
20-May-2005
De Profundis
Read by Simon Russell Beale
Introduced by Nicholas Boulton
Abridged by Robert Forrest
Produced by Lou Kemp
14:00, 6570, m
13:41, 6421, m
14:01, 6577, m
13:53, 6503, m
14:09, 6640, m
03-Jun-2005
16-Jul-2006
The Selfish Giant
Read by Andrew Sachs
Produced by Jill Waters
13:06, 6142, m
R7:
27-Nov-2010
An Ideal Husband Alex Jennings, Emma Fielding, Janet McTear, Geoffrey Parr,
Jasper Britton, Joanna Page,Sarah Kestelman, Lucy Wymar,
Patience Tomlinson, Oliver leSuerre, Hugh Dickson,
Derek Beard, John Cummings
adapted and directed by David Timson
119:10, 111,734, S
R7:
12-Dec-2010

Lady Windermere's Fan
Jerlie Richardson, Gary Bond, Penelope Keith, Edward Fox
produced by David Johnson
104:23, 97868, S

Documentaries and Collateral Material
Date Title Cast Parameters
R7:
28-Mar-2005
to
01-Apr-2005 
The Letters of Oscar Wilde Read by Simon Callow
Commentary by Merlin Holland
Produced by Polly Thomas and Catherine Beacon
13:48, 12942, S
13:55, 13056, S
14:00, 13140, S
13:55, 13050, S
14:08, 13256, S 
14-Nov-2011 Oscar and Al Pacino Al Pacino
Mark Rickards
27:32, 25770, S