T. H. WHITE - THE ONCE AND FUTURE KING - 2. THE SWORD IN THE STONE (320kbs-m4a/130mb/56mins)
BBC Radio 4 Extra broadcast: 25th September 2018
Brian Sibley's dramatisation of T. H. White's classic retelling of the King Arthur story continues. Wart's remarkable education at the hands of the wizard Merlyn draws to a close.
Paul Ready as Arthur, David Warner as Merlyn, Edward Bracey as Wart, Bruce Alexander as Archimedes, Michael Bertenshaw as Sir Ector, Paul Heath as Sir Kay, Sam Dale as King Pellinore, David Acton as Sir Grummore Grummursum, Alex Waldmann as Lancelot, Shaun Mason as The Pike, Elaine Claxton as Badger and Ian Conningham as Sergeant-at-Arms.
Original music by Elizabeth Purnell
Directors: Gemma Jenkins, Marc Beeby and David Hunter