Riel Theatre: The Count of Monte Cristo (Part 1 of 7)

Alexandre Dumas classic tale of revenge continues this week.

The Abbé Faria. The ‘mad’ mentor helps him escape prison, find treasure and discover the truth — now Dantes counts on revenge.

Stars Andrew Sachs as Dantes; also starring Geoffrey Matthews, Nigel Anthony, Paul Gregory, Melinda Walker, Steve Hodson, Leslie Sands.


Classics with a French Accent

by Elrik Merlin 20 May 2015 Daily Programme
The Eiffel Tower being struck by lightning on June 3, 1902

Today we present a selection of varied French pieces from the Baroque period to the early 20th century, including a good many famous names — and some not quite so well known who also have a place in the French classical pantheon.

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Main: The King of the Blues

by Gabrielle Riel 18 May 2015 Daily Programme
Young BB King

BB King, the King of the Blues, passed away early this morning. Today’s program on Radio Riel’s Main stream is a tribute to King, who is now kicking it on the other side with Radio Riel’s Blues Queen, Soliel Snook. We are sure that they are having quite the party!

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