Drama On 3: The Merchant Of Venice

Sunday 22 April

7.30pm-9.30pm

BBC RADIO 3

Andrew Scott (Sherlock), Ray Fearon, Hayley Atwell and Colin Morgan star in Shakespeare's ever-topical story of over-confident traders, a debt-ridden country dependent on credit, and a society suspicious of religious difference, set in the City of London during the 2008 financial crisis.

Antonio... Ray Fearon
Bassanio... Colin Morgan
Portia... Hayley Atwell
Shylock... Andrew Scott
Salarino.... Ryan Whittle
Salanio... Neerja Naik
Gratiano... Ryan Early
Lorenzo... Chris Lew Kum Hoi
Jessica... Lauren Cornelius
Launcelot Gobbo... Luke Bailey
Nerissa... Kerry Gooderson
Morocco... Stefan Adegbola
Arragon... Javier Marzan
The Duke... Neil McCaul
Tubal... Clive Hayward
Balthasar... Rupert Holliday-Evans

  • Adapted, Directed and Produced by Emma Harding

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