Episode 2

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Maria Semple's brilliantly comic debut novel about misplaced genius and mother-daughter love, starring Miranda Richardson, Lydia Wilson, Richard Laing and Madeleine Potter.

Bernadette and Elgin have promised their 15 year old daughter, Bee, a family trip to Antarctica, for gaining perfect grades at school. To prepare herself for such a trip - practically and emotionally - Bernadette becomes increasingly reliant on her virtual assistant in India, Manjula.

CAST:

Bernadette ..... Miranda Richardson
Bee .... Lydia Wilson
Elgin .... Richard Laing
Audrey .... Madeleine Potter
Soo Lin .... Laurel Lefkow
Marcus Strang .... Don Gilet
Ollie-O/ Jacob .... Sam Alexander
Paul Jellinek .... Patrick Brennan
Helen/ Gwen Goodyear .... Susie Riddell
Dr Kurtz .... Christine Absalom

Other parts played by members of the company.

Adapted by Miranda Davies
Produced/ directed by Emma Harding.

Release date:

26 days left to listen

15 minutes

Last on

Wednesday 02:30

Credits

Role Contributor
BernadetteMiranda Richardson
BeeLydia Wilson
ElginRichard Laing
AudreyMadeleine Potter
Soo LinLaurel Lefkow
Marcus StrangDon Gilet
Ollie-O/ JacobSam Alexander
Paul JellinekPatrick Brennan
Helen/ Gwen GoodyearSusie Riddell
Dr KurtzChristine Absalom
WriterMaria Semple
AdaptorMiranda Davies
ProducerEmma Harding
DirectorEmma Harding

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