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Judith French The Dutch Mariner

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Classic Serial: The Dutch Mariner Sun 13th Apr 2003, 15:00 on BBC Radio 4 FM A retelling of the myth by Judith French, that inspired Wagner's classic opera "The Flying Dutchman". A mysterious Dutchman is condemned to sail the seas for eternity unless he can find a woman who loves him enough to die for him.   But how do you prove that a lover would give their soul to save yours?   In the short, dark days of a Norwegian winter, this timeless tale explores the power of love and the strength of evil. Director Rachel Horan Repeated on Saturday The Mariner:……Gerard Murphy The Fiend:…..James Laurenson Senta:……Ellie Beaven Eric:…..Ifan Meredith Daland:…….Pip Donaghy The Flying Dutchman (Dutch: De Vliegende Hollander) is a legendary ghost ship which was said to never be able to make port, doomed to sail the oceans forever. 

This recording is part of the Old Time Radio collection.


Judith French The Dutch Mariner