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Arcadia by Tom Stoppard
Directed by Jessica Dromgoole
BBC Radio - 30.06.2007


Tom Stoppard’s acclaimed comedy masterfully juggles notions of literature, mathematics, landscape
gardening and love through the lives and preoccupations of the inhabitants of Sidley Park, Derbyshire
in the early 19th and late 20th centuries.


  • Lady Croom (Mrs. Coverly) – Lizy Sadovy
  • Captain Brice, her brother – Anthony Glennon
  • Thomasina (13-16 years old), her daughter – Jade Williams
  • Augustus (15), her son – Sam Pamphilion
  • Septimus Hodge, the tutor – Jake Laskey
  • Jellaby, the butler – Simon Treves
  • Chater, a poet, guest of Brice – John Dougall
  • Noakes, the landscaper – Jot Davies
  • Valentine Coverly, biologist – Joseph Kloska
  • Chloe (18), his sister – Carey Mulligan
  • Gus (15), their brother – Sam Pamphilion
  • Hannah Jarvis, bestselling author – Nicola Redmond
  • Bernard Nightingale, academic – Jason Watkins

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