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Catherine finds herself the recipient of a most pleasing invitation and a most displeasing engagement. With Miriam Margolyes.

Catherine finds herself the recipient of a most pleasing invitation and a most displeasing engagement.

Jane Austen's satire pokes fun at the popular sensationalist fiction of the day.

Catherine ..... Georgia Groome
John ..... Stephen Wight
Isabella ..... Ainsley Howard
Mrs Allen ..... Tracey Wiles
Mr Allen ..... Kim Wall
Henry ..... Luke Thompson
Eleanor ..... Natasha Cowley
General Tilney ..... John Dougall
Frederick Tilney ..... Nick Murchie
Mrs Thorpe ..... Karen Bartke
The Book ..... Miriam Margolyes

Dramatised by Hattie Naylor.

Director: Sally Avens

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in December 2016.

15 minutes

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Role Contributor
Catherine Georgia Groome
John Stephen Wight
Isabella Ainsley Howard
Mrs Allen Tracy Wiles
Mr Allen Kim Wall
Henry Luke Thompson
Eleanor Natasha Cowley
General Tilney John Dougall
Frederick Tilney Nicholas Murchie
Mrs Thorpe Karen Bartke
The Book Miriam Margolyes
Director Sally Avens
Author Jane Austen
Adaptor Hattie Naylor

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