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The Little White Bird is a radio play by John Peacock, a dramatization of the novel by J.M. Barrie, featuring the first appearance of Peter Pan. It was first broadcast on BBC Radio 4 on 25 December 2004 as an installment of the Saturday Play[1][2].


The moving story of the relationship between a retired army officer and a young boy. Elements of fantasy and adventure.


  • James Wallace - Michael Siberry
  • David - Thomas Glenister
  • Peter Pan - Joe Absolom
  • Solomon Caw - Philip Voss
  • The Father - Chris Pavlo
  • Mary - Sara Markland
  • William Hicking - Daniel Ryan
  • Mrs Hicking - Becky Hindley
  • Irene Hicking - Robin Weaver
  • Maimie - Gabriella Smith
  • Tony - Matthew Thomas Davies
  • Oliver Bailey - Thomas Anderson
  • Ellen/Ho - Polly Adams
  • Elm - Sam Dale
  • Mr Beecher - Keith Drinkel
  • Pan Pipe music composed by Simon Desorgher
  • Songs performed by Oakfields Preparatory School Choir
  • Directed by Celia De Wolff

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