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Strange Meeting is a radio play by Peter Wolf. It was first broadcast on BBC Radio 4 on 11 November 1998 (Afternoon Play).

Plot[]

Peter Wolf's play inspired by Owen's First World War poem, dramatises the events leading up to Owen's death on the eve of the Armistice.

Alt:
Peter Wolf's play examining the futility of war was inspired by Wilfred Owen's remarkable First World War poem. It dramatises the events leading up to Owen's death on the eve of the Armistice Day.

Cast[]

  • Alex Jennings ..................... The Captain
  • Paul Rhys ............................ Wilfred Owen
  • Ian Masters ......................... Sigfreid Sassoon
  • Frances Jeater ................... Mrs Owen
  • Stephen Critchlow .............. The Sergeant
  • Geoffrey Whitehead ........... The Drill Sergeant
  • Harry Myers ......................... Benedict
  • Charles Fagan .................... Wallnough
  • Ben Crowe ........................... Elms
  • Tilly Gaunt ............................. Ruff

Music by Norbert Zehm
Directed by Cherry Cookson.

Critical Reception[]

References[]

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i1pSwnr4Sfc

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