The Thrill of Love

Date

2016-11-05

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BBC Radio 4

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Other

Peer reviewed

Abstract

Maxine Peake plays Ruth Ellis, the last woman to be hanged in Britain.

Starring alongside a cast that includes Siobhan Finneran and Joe Arnstrong, Amanda Whittington's hit stage transfer imagines the role played by the women close to Ruth during the months between Ruth's murder of her lover David Blakely and her subsequent death by hanging.

Writer Amanda Whittington Director Kate Chapman Producer Justine Potter Exec Producer Melanie Harris Sound Design Eloise Whitmore Music Billie Holiday

Description

This programme was a BBC production directed by Kate Chapman for Savvy Productions in Manchester.

Keywords

Radio Drama, Ruth Ellis, Maxine Peake

Citation

Whittington, A., Chapman, K. and Potter, J. (2016) [Radio] BBC Radio 4 5 November 2.30p,m

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Research Institute

Institute of Drama, Dance and Performance Studies