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Where Three Roads Meet is a radio play by Salley Vickers, based on her novel. It is not to be confused with the Don Taylor play of the same name. It was first broadcast on BBC Radio 4 on 16 March 2009, as an installment of the Afternoon Play. The running time is 45 minutes[1].


A strange, unworldly figure appears in Sigmund Freud's Hampstead study to present the truth behind the Oedipus myth that the founder of psychoanalysis so famously made his own.


  • Freud/Oedipus - John Hurt
  • Tiresias - Paul Rhys
  • Jocasta - Sylvestra Le Touzel
  • Shepherd - John Rowe
  • Goatherd - Jonathan Tafler

Directed by Kirsty Williams

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