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The Odyssey Part 1

Afternoon Drama, The Odyssey Episode 1 of 3

Simon Armitage dramatises Homer's epic poem. After 20 years the Gods decide it is time for Odysseus to return to Ithaca before his wife, Penelope, marries again. But Poseidon still wants revenge.

Release date:

1 hour, 30 minutes

Last on

Sat 28 Aug 2004 14:30

Credits

Role Contributor
ProducerJanet Whitaker
ComposerGary Yershon
MusicianMartin Allen
MusicianElspeth Cowey
MusicianPhil Hopkins
MusicianMartin Jeffrey
MusicianChris Lacey
MusicianKeith Thompson
AdaptorSimon Armitage
CalypsoAdjoa Andoh
EurylochusEwan Bailey
Queen AreteCheryl Campbell
HermesBertie Carvel
TelemachusBenedict Cumberbatch
EurybatesPhilip Fox
AntiphusJon Glover
Princess NausicaaAlice Hart
ElpenusStephen Hogan
EurymachusJonathan Keeble
OdysseusTim Mcinnerny
AthenaJanet Mcteer
AmphinomusChris Pavlo
PenelopeAmanda Redman
PolitesJohn Rowe
The CyclopsBarrie Rutter
AbtinousDanny Webb
King AlcinousGeoffrey Whitehead
EurycleiaMary Wimbush
ZeusJohn Wood