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The Yellowplush Papers

The Yellowplush Papers

  • Radio comedy drama
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2009
  • 5 episodes (1 series)

Series of comic tales recounting the rise and fall of early-19th century footman Charles Yellowplush. Stars Adam Buxton. Stars Adam Buxton and Annabelle Dowler.

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Series 1, Episode 5 - My Debut In Society

Charles suddenly finds himself a very rich man. He leaves service and embarks on a life of opera, society dinners and balls.

Broadcast details

Date
Monday 9th March 2009
Time
11:30am
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Cast
Adam Buxton Charles Yellowplush
Annabelle Dowler Mary Ann
Guest cast
Gunnar Cauthery James (Charles' Footman)
Janice Acquah Angelina
Stephen Critchlow Bareaches
Inam Mirza Silvertop
Paul Rider Gazette / Dancing Master
Writing team
William Makepeace Thackeray Writer
Stephen Wyatt Writer (Adapted By)
Production team
Jessica Dromgoole Director
Abigail le Fleming Director

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