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  • Othello

    Othello

    Genre: Dramatization,Shakespeare
    Author: William Shakespeare
    Duration: 03:06:01

    Othello is the story of a cross-cultural romance between the title character, a noble moor who is a general in the Venetian army, and Desdemona, a beautiful and virtuous Venetian lady. The newly-married couple fall prey to the machinations of Iago, Othello's jealous ensign, who plots to destroy thei ... [ more ]

  • Macbeth

    Macbeth

    Genre: Dramatization,Shakespeare,Dramatization,Shakespeare
    Author: William Shakespeare
    Duration: 02:01:00

    Infamously known as the cursed Scottish play, Macbeth is perhaps Shakespeare's darkest tragedy. When General Macbeth is foretold by three witches that he will one day be King of Scotland, Lady Macbeth convinces him to get rid of anyone who could stand in his way - including committing regicide. As M ... [ more ]

  • 1984 (Dramatized)

    1984 (Dramatized)

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: George Orwell
    Duration: 00:54:49

    War Is Peace! Freedom Is Slavery! Ignorance Is Strength! Big Brother is watching and listening. Yep, we're talking propaganda, the fabrication of truth, the outlawing of dissent, the distortion of reality, endless war... and of course, thought crime. No we're not talking about the goings on on 2011, ... [ more ]

  • Antigone

    Antigone

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Sophocles
    Duration: 01:14:37

    This is the final installment in Sophocles's Theban Plays, following Oedipus Rex and Oedipus at Colonus. Oedipus's daughter Antigone deliberately breaks the laws of Thebes when she buries her brother's body and is sentenced to death. She clashes with Creon, the King of Thebes, over what constitutes ... [ more ]

  • Tragical History of Doctor Faustus

    Tragical History of Doctor Faustus

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Christopher Marlowe
    Duration: 01:40:00

    The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus, normally known simply as Doctor Faustus, is a play by Christopher Marlowe, based on the Faust story, in which a man sells his soul to the devil for power and knowledge. Doctor Faustus was first published in 1604, eleven years after Marlowe's death and at least ... [ more ]

  • Inimitable Jeeves

    Inimitable Jeeves

    Genre: Radio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: P.G. Wodehouse
    Duration: 03:28:00

    A BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatisation starring Michael Hordern as Jeeves and Richard Briers as Bertie Wooster. Typical. Just when Bertie thinks that God's in his heaven and all's right with the world, things start to go wrong again... There's young Bingo Little, who's in love for the umpteenth time ... [ more ]

  • Arcadia

    Arcadia

    Genre: Radio Theatre,Dramatization,Radio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Tom Stoppard
    Duration: 02:58:00

    Tom Stoppard’s Arcadia merges science with human concerns and ideals, examining the universe’s influence in our everyday lives and ultimate fates through relationship between past and present, order and disorder and the certainty of knowledge. Set in an English country house in the year 1809-1812 an ... [ more ]

  • Tempest

    Tempest

    Genre: Dramatization,Shakespeare,Dramatization,Shakespeare
    Author: William Shakespeare
    Duration: 02:09:00

    Sir Ian McKellen, fresh from his performance as Gandalf in Lord of the Rings is Prospero, and heads a strong cast in Shakespeare's last great play. The wronged duke raises a tempest to shipwreck his old opponents on his island so that he can ensure justice is done. With Emillia Fox as Miranda, Scott ... [ more ]

  • Wild West

    Wild West

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Decoder Ring Theatre
    Duration: 00:32:00

    There are some situations that you just can't prepare for. You can be the cleverest mystery man on the block, there will still be days that you just never saw coming. Those are the moments that cry out for a firey horse with the speed of lighht, a cloud of dust and a hearty... well, you know... ... [ more ]

  • Romeo and Juliet: The Fully Dramatized Audio Edition

    Romeo and Juliet: The Fully Dramatized Audio Edition

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Shakespeare
    Author: William Shakespeare
    Duration: 02:58:00

    In Romeo and Juliet Shakespeare creates a violent world in which two young people fall in love. It is not simply that their families disapprove; the Montagues and the Capulets are engaged in a blood feud. This play, set in an extraordinary world, has become the quintessential story of young love. ... [ more ]

  • Macbeth

    Macbeth

    Genre: Dramatization,Shakespeare,Dramatization,Shakespeare,Dramatization,Shakespeare
    Author: William Shakespeare
    Duration: 02:22:00

    Macbeth, Shakespeare's last great tragedy, has remained one of the most popular plays since it's first performance in 1606 - probably in front of King James. This exciting new audiobook production is directed with fresh imagination by Fiona Shaw who breaks the conventional strait jacket that has ham ... [ more ]

  • Hamlet

    Hamlet

    Genre: Dramatization,Shakespeare
    Author: William Shakespeare
    Duration: 02:50:00

    Blackstone Audio is proud to present the Oregon Shakespeare Festival's brilliant, modern production of Shakespeare's disturbing and psychologically rich masterpiece Hamlet. Whether you're a Hamlet scholar or being exposed to this work for the first time, this stunning work of audio theater, fully dr ... [ more ]

  • Midsummer Night's Dream

    Midsummer Night's Dream

    Genre: Dramatization,Shakespeare,Dramatization,Shakespeare
    Author: William Shakespeare
    Duration: 02:01:00

    How shall we beguile the lazy time,if not with some delight?Features a unique cover illustration by Maurice Sendak (Where the WildThings Are), specially commissioned for the Shakespeare on Compact Discseries. An introductory essay by Harvard scholar Harold Bloom accompanies the CD. ... [ more ]

  • Book of Virtues Volume II: An Audio Library of Great Moral Stories

    Book of Virtues Volume II: An Audio Library of Great Moral Stories

    Genre: Radio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: William J. Bennett
    Duration: 05:38:00

    Featuring The Bennett Family And An All-Star Cast William J. Bennett, John, Joseph and Elayne, Edward Asner, Claire Bloom, Barbara Bush, Dorian Harewood, Charlton Heston, Andrea Martin, David McCallum, Kate Nelligan, Tonya Pinkins, Richard Thomas ... [ more ]

  • Paul Temple Intervenes

    Paul Temple Intervenes

    Genre: Radio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Francis Durbridge
    Duration: 02:25:00

    Radio's smoothest sleuth and his glamorous wife solve a case of international mystery. From 1938 to 1969 crime novelist and detective Paul Temple and his Fleet Street journalist wife Steve solved case after case in one of BBC radio's most popular serials. They inhabit a sophisticated, wel ... [ more ]

  • Dads Army: The Very Best Episodes Volume 3

    Dads Army: The Very Best Episodes Volume 3

    Genre: Radio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: BBC Audiobooks
    Duration: 01:52:00

    A third volume featuring four of the very best episodes from the evergreen radio series, starring Arthur Lowe, John Le Mesurier and Clive Dunn. Diehard Dad's Army fan Phill Jupitus has chosen four of his favourite episodes of the sitcom that captured the heart of the nation. In addition, he has writ ... [ more ]

  • Paul Temple And The Vandyke Affair

    Paul Temple And The Vandyke Affair

    Genre: Radio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Francis Durbridge
    Duration: 04:05:00

    Peter Coke and Marjorie Westbury star in another intriguing case for BBC Radio's smoothest sleuth and his glamorous wife. From 1938 to 1969 the fictional crime novelist and detective Paul Temple, together with his Fleet Street journalist wife Steve, solved case after case in one of BBC radio&a ... [ more ]

  • Witness

    Witness

    Genre: Radio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Nick Warburton
    Duration: 04:41:00

    The Gospel story as you've never heard it before. Everyone knows the story of Jesus' life as told in the Gospels - and perhaps because it is so familiar, we have forgotten what an extraordinary life it was. Through these five plays, the story is pieced together as if from the memories of ... [ more ]

  • BBC Radio Crimes: A V.I. Warshawski Mystery: Killing Orders

    BBC Radio Crimes: A V.I. Warshawski Mystery: Killing Orders

    Genre: Radio Theatre,Dramatization,Radio Theatre,Dramatization,Radio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Sara Paretsky
    Duration: 02:55:00

    Feisty Chicago private eye Vic 'V.I.' Warshawski is used to getting mixed up in complicated cases. But when three million dollars in share certificates are stolen from a Dominican priory, she really doesn't want to get involved. Because agreeing to investigate would mean doing a favou ... [ more ]

  • Father Paolo Baldi Mysteries: Death Cap & Devil Take the Hindmost (BBC Radio Crimes)

    Father Paolo Baldi Mysteries: Death Cap & Devil Take the Hindmost (BBC Radio Crimes)

    Genre: Radio Theatre,Dramatization,Radio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Simon Brett, Annie Caulfield
    Duration: 01:28:00

    David Threlfall stars as Father Paolo Baldi in two full-cast BBC Radio 4 dramatisations. On sabbatical from the Franciscan order, Father Paolo Baldi is working as a philosophy lecturer in Dublin when his life takes an unexpected turn and he finds himself helping the police to solve crimes. 'Death Ca ... [ more ]