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The Circle
The Circle by W. Somerset Maugham

In this tragic-comedic play, history repeats itself in marital break-ups and proposals as exes, in-laws, and offspring spend a few days at a country manor. Public Domain (P)1992 Audio Book Contractors, LLC ...

Oedipus the King
Oedipus the King by Sophocles

Oedipus the King, By Sophocles, Translated by Sir George Young, Presented by the Online Stage Sophocles (497 BC - 406 BC), Aeschylus, and Euripides formed a trio of ancient Greek tragedians whose works represent the foundation of the Western tradition of ...

The Jane Austen BBC Radio Drama Collection: Six BBC Radio Full-Cast Dramatisations
The Jane Austen BBC Radio Drama Collection: Six BBC Radio Full-Cast Dramatisations by Jane Austen

A collection of BBC radio full-cast dramatisations of Jane Austen's six major novels. Jane Austen is one of the finest writers in the English language, and this volume includes all six of her classic novels. Mansfield Park: on a quest to find a position i...

Classic BBC Radio Shakespeare: Tragedies: Hamlet; Macbeth; Romeo and Juliet
Classic BBC Radio Shakespeare: Tragedies: Hamlet; Macbeth; Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare

Three powerful radio productions from the BBC archives starring Ian McKellen, Ronald Pickup and Paul Scofield and a host of celebrated acting talent. These three legendary plays, performed by some of the best-known theatrical actors of the 20th century, a...

What Every Woman Knows
What Every Woman Knows by James M. Barrie

No wonder this was one of Helen Hayes' favorite roles! Plain Maggie works behind the scenes for the man she loves while he never suspects that it is she who is making him successful in his career. Enter "the other woman".... Public Domain (P)1996 Audio Bo...

My Lady Ludlow
My Lady Ludlow by Elizabeth Gaskell

Lady Ludlow's appalling snobbery, prejudice and bred-in-the-bone conviction as to the superiority of the English aristocracy and their feudal way of life are deliciously tested, and found wanting, in this gently radical tale of the collapse of a social sy...

Frankenstein (Dramatized)
Frankenstein (Dramatized) by Mary Shelley

When the crew of the Oceanus rescued a man close to death, its captain could barely have guessed at the incredible story that man would come to share. This is the story of Victor Frankenstein: a man obsessed with discovering the secret of life and cheatin...

The Phantom of the Opera (Dramatized)
The Phantom of the Opera (Dramatized) by Gaston Leroux

In the cosmopolitan Paris of the 1880s, the new proprietors of the Opera House are amused to discover that their costly acquisition is said to be haunted. But their smiles quickly vanish as tragedy follows misfortune: a murdered stagehand, a fatal acciden...

Les Miserables: A BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatisation
Les Miserables: A BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatisation by Victor Hugo

Joss Ackland, Roger Allam, and Leslie Phillips star in this BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatisation of Victor Hugo’s classic novel. When poverty drives Jean Valjean to steal a loaf of bread from a baker’s window, it is an action that will haunt him for the re...

Handsome Man [Russian Edition]
Handsome Man [Russian Edition] by Alexander Ostrovsky

Apollon Evgen'evich Okojomov - pomeshhik, krasavec-muzhchina, kotoryj zhivjot v schastlivom brake v uezdnom gorodke Brjahimove. Buduchi v Moskve on proigralsja v karty i zalez v dolgi. Okojomov reshil vskruzhit' golovu moskovskoj millionershe Obolduevoj i...

Uncle's Dream [Russian Edition]
Uncle's Dream [Russian Edition] by Fiodor Dostoevsky

"Djadjushkin son" - radiospektakl' po motivam odnoimennoj povesti Fjodora Dostoevskogo. Povest' byla opublikovana v Sankt-Peterburge v 1859 godu. V provincial'nyj gorod Mordasov priezzhaet staryj bogatyj knjaz' K. Odna iz mestnyh dam, Mar'ja Aleksandrovna...

King John: The Arkangel Shakespeare
King John: The Arkangel Shakespeare by William Shakespeare

King John of England is pitted against the united powers of France, Brittany, Austria, and the Papacy. Will England be destroyed by his fatal indecision? As alliances are made, broken, and remade, the paranoid and erratic John reveals his weakness and rel...

Cymbeline: The Arkangel Shakespeare
Cymbeline: The Arkangel Shakespeare by William Shakespeare

This strange, dark romance includes two songs composed by Shakespeare that are amongst the most beautiful in the English language. Imogen, the daughter of King Cymbeline, is persecuted by her wicked stepmother, the Queen, and by Cloten, the Queen's doltis...

Macbeth: The Arkangel Shakespeare
Macbeth: The Arkangel Shakespeare by William Shakespeare

Sinister supernatural forces are at work in this fast-paced tragedy of guilt and retribution, in which the power of human beings to control their own destiny is called into question. The brave warrior Macbeth allows himself to be persuaded by Lady Macbeth...

Julius Caesar: The Arkangel Shakespeare
Julius Caesar: The Arkangel Shakespeare by William Shakespeare

At the heart of this tragic history is one of Shakespeare's most noble characters, the statesman Brutus, who is caught in a devastating conflict between private affection and public duty. Julius Caesar has become the most powerful man in the Rome. Does hi...

Hamlet: The Arkangel Shakespeare
Hamlet: The Arkangel Shakespeare by William Shakespeare

Shakespeare's most famous play is one of the greatest stories in the literature of the world. Distressed by his father's death and his mother's over-hasty remarriage, Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, is faced by a specter from beyond the grave bearing a grim me...

The Squire's Daughter [Russian Edition]
The Squire's Daughter [Russian Edition] by Alexander Pushkin

Радиопостановка "Барышня-крестьянка" - по одноименной повести Александра Сергеевича Пушкина из цикла "Повестей покойного Ивана Петровича Белкина". В соседское имение приезжает молодой барин Алексей. Лиза, дочь помещика, хочет познакомиться с красавцем. Де...

Childhood [Russian Edition]
Childhood [Russian Edition] by Maxim Gorky

Povest' «Detstvo» - jeto avtobiograficheskoe proizvedenie Maksima Gor'kogo, glavnyj geroj kotoroj - Alesha Peshkov. Posle togo kak u mal'chika umer otec, on stal zhit' s dedom i babushkoj. V dome deda carila mrachnaja atmosfera, v kotoroj i formirovalsja ...

The Cave of Salamanca (Dramatized) [Russian Edition]
The Cave of Salamanca (Dramatized) [Russian Edition] by Miguel de Cervantes

Pankrasio, muzh Leonardy, uezzhaet na neskol'ko dnej v drugoj gorod. Leonarda i ee sluzhanka Kristina prinimajut v jeto vremja svoih ljubovnikov. Neozhidanno vozvrativshis', Pankrasio zastaet veseluju kompaniju na meste prestuplenija. K schast'ju dlja Leo...

Intrigue and Love [Russian Edition]
Intrigue and Love [Russian Edition] by Friedrich Schiller

Vsemirno-izvestnaja tragedija Fridriha Shillera (1759-1805) - velikogo nemeckogo pojeta, filosofa, teoretik iskusstva i dramaturga. Dejstvie razvorachivaetsja v Germanii XVIII v., pri dvore odnogo iz nemeckih gercogov. Syn prezidenta fon Val'tera vljubljo...

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