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Talking Heads 2

AuthorAlan Bennett

NarratorAlan Bennett

SeriesTalking Heads, Book 2

Duration3h 24m

CategoriesAdult Fiction, Plays and Dramatisations

Key StageA Level

PublisherBBC

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In these six pieces, Alan Bennett retains the gripping stories, intensity of delivery and masterly style of his original monologues. The suburban normality of the world his characters inhabit once again belies their lives of secrets, revelations, fears, crimes and passions. They tell their stories, and in doing so reveal more than they know of the humour, passion and sadness of their lives. Alongside the original pieces, these superb monologues form one of the great contributions to television drama. Included in this collection is: 'Miss Fozzard Finds her Feet' with Patricia Routledge, 'The Hand of God' with Eileen Atkins, 'Playing Sandwiches' with David Haig, 'The Outside Dog' with Julie Walters, 'Nights in the Gardens of Spain' with Penelope Wilton, and 'Waiting for the Telegram' with Thora Hird.

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