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Drama on 3

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Summary

Series of drama performances, ranging from experimental works to the Classics

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Drama on 3: The Mother

Summary

Mark Ravenhill's adaptation of Bertolt Brecht's play, starring Maxine Peake and Andy Coxon, with an original musical score by Hanns Eisler. When Pelagea Vlassova's son Pavel becomes involved in political activity, her radical action to protect him from imprisonment transforms her into the figurehead for a revolutionary movement. Recorded in front of an audience at Middleton Hall in Hull as part of BBC Contains Strong Language Festival

Credits

Cast

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VlassovaMaxine Peake
PavelAndy Coxon
Anton/SigorskiEsh Alladi
IvanNico Mirallegro
MaschaElen Rhys
Andrei/LuschinRupert Hill
Nikolai/InspectorWilliam Ash
Vassil/SmilginKevin Harvey
Karpov/The landlady.Christine Bottomley
The nieceNadia Emam

Crew

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WriterBertolt Brecht
Adapted byMark Ravenhill
DirectorNadia Molinari

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