The Temptation - Chester Mystery Cycle (Full Cast Audio Adaptation)

Episode 230,   Sep 16, 2022, 08:30 AM

Full Cast Audio Adaptation of the Chester Temptation play.

Welcome to the Butchers play from The Chester Mystery Cycle - The Temptation and the Woman Taken in Adultery, which is play twelve in the sequence.
Dashingly Quirky for the Beyond Shakespeare Podcast presents…
The Temptation
A Full Cast Audio Adaptation of the Chester Mystery play of The Temptation of Christ in the Wilderness, with the Woman taken in Adultery – written by the Unknown.

The Company (in order of appearance)
Satan - Robert Cudmore
Jesus - Karim Kronfli
Doctor - Méabh de Brún Maeve de Brun
Pharisee 1 - Fiona MacKinnon
Pharisee 2 - Emily C. A. Snyder
Woman - Sarah Golding

Music/Soundscape by Katie Seaton
Directed by Sarah Golding & Fiona Thraille

The Temptation was produced by Fiona Thraille and Sarah Golding and is a Dashingly Quirky Production for the Beyond Shakespeare podcast.

We've done a lot on Chester and Temptation plays...
For the full breakdown of play 12, go to our !Spoilers! episode -
Chester Playlist -
There's another Temptation from the N-Town text here -
And there's John Bale's alternative later take on the Temptation here...
Or, differently, on YouTube -

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