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The Man in a Case

15 Minute Drama, About Love Episode 1 of 5

15 minutes
First broadcast:
Monday 25 January 2010

In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Anton Chekhov's birth, Michael Pennington plays the great Russian writer presenting a series of his short stories on the subject of marriage, dramatised by Martyn Wade.

A repressed schoolmaster has marriage on his mind.

Chekhov ...... Michael Pennington
Belikov ...... Jasper Britton
Kovalenko ...... Nicholas Boulton
Varenka ...... Zoe Waites

Directed by Philip Franks and Jane Morgan.

A Unique production for BBC Radio 4.


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