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The Emperor Domitian is increasingly paranoid that there is a plot against him. This time he's right. By Hattie Naylor.

Fearing for her safety, Pliny calls off his marriage to Calpurnia and retires to his room, brokenhearted. Meanwhile, the Emperor Domitian is increasingly paranoid that there is a plot against him. This time he's right. By Hattie Naylor, based on real events in first century Rome.

Pliny the Younger . . . Kieran Hodgson
Venta . . . Nigel Barrett
Marcella . . . Joanna Scanlan
Emperor Domitian/Maximus . . . Ewan Bailey
Calpurnia . . . Kimberley Nixon
Regulus . . . Matthew Gravelle

Music composed and performed by Pete Flood (percussion) with Laura Cannell (recorder, crumhorn), Rhodri Davies (Harp) and Paul Sartin (Oboe, Cor Anglais)

A BBC Cymru/Wales production, directed by Kate McAll.

15 minutes

Last on

Fri 19 Jan 2018 19:45

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Pliny the Younger Kieran Hodgson
Venta Nigel Barrett
Marcella Joanna Scanlan
Emperor Domitian Ewan Bailey
Maximus Ewan Bailey
Calpurnia Kimberley Nixon
Regulus Matthew Gravelle
Director Kate McAll
Writer Hattie Naylor

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