Birth date: March 03, 1931
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Translated by J M Q DaviesPaul Rhys reads Arthur Schnitzler's 1926 novella which details the psychological exploration of a marriage.blurb - Read over 8 episodes Dream Story (or Traumnovelle) is set in Vienna at the start of the 20th Century where Fridolin, a doctor, and his wife Albertine have a yo...
R3 Sunday Playhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b01063zr/Drama_on_3_A_Thousand_Kisses/BBC blurberoonies - Frederic Raphael's new play A Thousand Kisses is based on the life and work of the Roman poet Gaius Catullus.Catullus was one of the the greatest Roman lyric poets - who lived fast and died y...
The basis for the film Eyes Wide Shut (he also wrote La Ronde/ The Blue Room), but actually subtler than that leads you to expect. A disenchanted married couple explore other possibilities through dreams (her) and actual attempts at exploration (him) and finding peace of a sort by telling each other...
Best to read Schnitzler original