Angela Carter

The Angela Carter BBC Radio Drama Collection
  • The Angela Carter BBC Radio Drama Collection

    • Angela Carter

    • Anton Lesser (Read by)

    • Full Cast (Read by)

    • Fiona Shaw (Read by)

    • Adjoa Andoh (Read by)

    • Jessica Raine (Read by)

    • Doon Mackichan (Read by)

    • Roisin Conaty (Read by)

    A BBC Radio collection of dramatisations and radio plays by Angela Carter

    This landmark collection includes full-cast dramatisations of five stories to gobble you up, from her iconic collection of fairy stories retold, The Bloody Chamber: 'The Bloody Chamber', 'The Erl-King', 'Wolf-Alice', 'The Tiger's Bride' and 'The Company of Wolves'.

    Also included is a full-cast dramatisation of Nights at the Cricus starring Roisin Conaty, and a radio production of Carter's unproduced screenplay, The Christchurch Murders.

    Plus new productions of two more radio plays: Vampirella and Come Unto These Yellow Sands.

    With star casts that include Fiona Shaw, Roisin Conaty, Adjoa Andoh, Jessica Raine, Anton Lesser and Doon Mackichan.

RELEASED 17/06/2021

Angela Carter was born in 1940. She lived in Japan, the United States and Australia. Her first novel, Shadow Dance, was published in 1965. Her next book, The Magic Toyshop, won the John Llewllyn Rhys Prize and the next, Several Perceptions, the Somerset Maugham Award. She died in February 1992.

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