Main content

Boswell's Life of Callas

Episode 2 of 4

Dr Johnson's famed biographer James Boswell meets Maria Callas and her dog - and stars in an opera. Stars Miles Jupp. From March 2015.

James Boswell, Dr Johnson's celebrated biographer pursues other legends to immortalise.

Today, he meets Maria Callas and her poodle and finds himself in an opera of his own making.

Starring Miles Jupp and Arabella Weir.

Written by Jon Canter

Director: Sally Avens

Directed by Sally Avens

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2015

20 days left to listen

25 minutes

Clip

Credits

Role Contributor
James Boswell Miles Jupp
Maria Callas Arabella Weir
Writer Jon Canter
Director Sally Avens

Broadcasts