The story of Billy Budd and the mutinous author who wrote this controversial novella. (R)
BBC Radio 3
Can the dissident Leopold Nettles survive the attentions of the state? With Richard Briers
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Henrik Ibsen's classic play in a new version by Tanika Gupta, set in India in 1879. (R)
Ibsen's classic adapted and directed by Richard Eyre for the Almeida Theatre and Radio 3.
Guy Meredith's drama about the great operatic rivalry between Verdi and Wagner. (R)
Howard Barker's dark comedy, with Richard E Grant playing a banished poet in ancient China