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    • Theremin (BBC Radio 4: Saturday Play)

    • By: Melissa Murray
    • Narrated by: Tom Hollander
    • Length: 57 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3

    A BBC Radio 4 fictional dramatisation of Léon Theremin’s espionage work in the lead up to the Cold War, written by Melissa Murray. Theremin was originally broadcast as the ‘Saturday Play’ on 3 January 2009 and repeated on 9 October 2010.Léon Theremin, gifted inventor and reluctant spy, is forced to find a way to bug the US Embassy in London. Now he has to save himself and his former lover from both the CIA and the KGB. Starring Tom Hollander as Theremin and Kate Ashfield as Alex.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • An imaginary story of a Russian inventor & spy

    • By ESK on 09-12-12

    Regular price: $8.53

    • Perpetual Light (BBC Radio 3: Drama on 3)

    • By: Melissa Murray
    • Narrated by: Claire Price, Sian Thomas
    • Length: 1 hr and 28 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4

    A new way to remember the dead has been developed. The Maken Corporation can construct an interactive avatar - a perfectly realistic representation of the deceased - in cyberspace, using all the data available on an individual. At first, this appears to be a huge comfort for the bereaved. They can see and speak to their dead. The pain of mourning is eased. But it's a controversial issue, one that divides society and divides families....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • BBC radio are an art form unto themselves!

    • By John on 04-07-17

    Regular price: $10.66