The Magician's Daughter

BBC Radio 4 comedy drama. 1 episode in 2007. Stars James Bryce, Paul Young, Lucy Paterson, Richard Conlon, Nick Underwood, Mark McDonnell and Simon Donaldson.

The Magician's Daughter

A comic drama in which a magician's secret passes from generation to generation

Genre
Comedy Drama
Broadcast
2007
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
1
Starring
James Bryce, Paul Young, Lucy Paterson, Richard Conlon, Nick Underwood, Mark McDonnell and Simon Donaldson
Writer
Adam Beeson
Director
Bruce Young

Comedy drama set in 19th-century Europe. A celebrated magician is shot on stage. With his dying breaths, he passes on the secrets of his spectacular act to his daughter. Fearing pursuit by jealous rivals, she disappears.

Kronos, a musician in the orchestra pit that fateful evening, subsequently finds his life crossing paths with the mysterious Katya a number of times over the following years.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 6th April 2007 on BBC Radio 4 at 2:15pm
Episode length
45 minutes