Drama of the Week

Every Friday we bring you a new drama from BBC Radio 4 or Radio 3. Exercise your imagination with some of the best writers and actors on radio. Storytelling at its very best.



Electric Decade: Cane

Classic titles that influenced and characterised the Jazz Age. Cane by Jean Toomer is a fragmented portrait of the American South which lurches between poetry, story and drama. A landmark in African-American literature, Cane is dramatised for radio by Janice Okoh, featuring an all-star cast and original music by Soul legend Carleen Anderson. CAST Carleen Anderson Peter Bankole Pippa Bennett-Warner Saffron Coomber Alfred Enoch Clarke Peters Sule Rimi Danielle Vitalis with original music by Carleen Anderson. Directed by John Norton A BBC Cymru Wales Production


 2020-06-26  58m