A Trespasser's Guide To The Classics. Copyright: BBC.

A Trespasser's Guide To The Classics

BBC Radio 4 sketch show about great works of fiction. 8 episodes (2 series), 2015 - 2017. Stars Richard Katz, Javier Marzan and John Nicholson.

Series 2, Episode 4 - The Auction

In early 20th-century Russia, the future of a large family estate hangs in the balance. It risks being turned into a golf course.

Broadcast details

Friday 31st March 2017
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Guest cast
Sarah Ridgeway Varya
Nicholas Murchie Lopahkin
John Nicholson Leonid
Georgie Glen Madame Ranyevskaya
Javier Marzan Trompeta
Maeve Bluebell Wells Anya
David Sterne Firs
Tom Forrister Petya
John Dougall Boris
Sanchia McCormack Trompeta's Assistant
Writing team
John Nicholson Writer
Production team
Sasha Yevtushenko Director
Sasha Yevtushenko Producer

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