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1001 Nights (Doctor Who audio)

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Series  Doctor Who
Featuring  Fifth Doctor Nyssa
Release no.  168
Directed by  Barnaby Edwards
Written by  Emma Beeby Gordon Rennie Jonathan Barnes Catherine Harvey
Executive producer(s)  Nicholas Briggs Jason Haigh-Ellery

1001 Nights is a Big Finish Productions audio drama based on the long-running British science fiction television series Doctor Who.

Contents

1001 Nights

A long time ago, two travellers came from far away...

In the perfumed palace of an omnipotent Sultan, a girl must tell stories to keep the man she cares about from a cruel and horrible death. She spins tales of distant lands she has visited with a mysterious traveller, of fabulous creatures and fantastic adventures – and of a blue box that can travel in time and space.

Meanwhile, in the dungeons below the throne room, there lurks a secret which will bring down the kingdom – perhaps even the universe.

Can the Doctor and Nyssa escape from this never-ending story before the final chapter spells their end?

  • The Doctor - Peter Davison
  • Nyssa - Sarah Sutton
  • Sultan - Alexander Siddig
  • Old Man - Nadim Sawalha
  • Nazar - Teddy Kempner
  • Lottie / Woman Stallholder - Kim Ismay
  • Gantha / Warder - Malcolm Tierney
  • Elizabeth Spinnaker / Bessie / Crying Woman - Debbie Leigh-Simmons
  • Alien Psychiatrist / Balladeer - Christopher Luscombe
  • Hill / Archie - Oliver Coopersmith
  • 1001 Nights

    by Emma Beeby

    The Interplanetarian

    by Jonathan Barnes

    Smuggling Tales

    by Catherine Harvey

    My Brother's Keeper

    by Gordon Rennie

    References

    1001 Nights (Doctor Who audio) Wikipedia