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The Great Pyramid

History Retweeted Episode 3 of 4

The programme that sends us back in time as we hear people from the past comment on a series of major world events, in less than 140 characters.

In The Great Pyramid - the Nile turns into video streams, order your pet mummification online, and find out how Pharaoh Khufu built that great feat of mankind while maintaining a hashtag game with his followers?

Turning statuses into sounds, History Retweeted transports us to timelines gone by, feeding hashtags, trolls and trending topics into moments from history.

Featuring the voices of Tim Barnes and Simon Berry, Wayne Forester and Annabelle Llewellyn,
Peter Temple and Jelly Macintosh. With Lucy Beaumont as the voice of The Computer.

Written by Tim Barnes and Simon Berry

Produced by Sally Harrison
A Woolyback production for BBC Radio 4.

15 minutes

Last on

Wed 5 Mar 2014 23:00


Role Contributor
ActorTim Barnes
ActorSimon Berry
ActorWayne Forester
ActorAnnabelle Llewellyn
ActorPeter Temple
ActorJelly Macintosh
The ComputerLucy Beaumont
ProducerSally Harrison
WriterTim Barnes
WriterSimon Berry
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