Little Nell was inspired by Claire Tomalin’s book The Invisible Woman: The story of Nelly Ternan and Charles Dickens. It was broadcast on BBC Radio 3 on 16th December 2006.
The cast was as follows:
ELLAN TERNAN – Monica Dolan
CHARLES DICKENS – Michael Pennington
SIR HENRY DICKENS – Philip Voss
GEOFFREY ROBINSON – Crispin Redman
JANE – Maria Miles
GEORGE WHARTON ROBINSON – Nicholas Boulton
REV BENHAM – Nicholas Le Prevost
Producer: Jane Morgan
Little Nell was published by Faber and Faber in 2006. The stage play of Little Nell was first produced at the Theatre Royal, Bath, in 2007.