Natalie Haynes Stands Up for the Classics is a Comedy programme.

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Natalie Haynes Stands Up for the Classics

The host discusses the life and reign of Cleopatra with guests Jane Draycott and Llewelyn Morgan. They try to make sense of the Ptolemaic family naming system, examine the queen's political skill set, and consider what it took to hold onto power for over 20 years in such dangerous times.

Genre: Comedy

When is Natalie Haynes Stands Up for the Classics next on TV?

It's next showing on BBC Radio 4 July 8th, 9:30am and on BBC Radio 4 July 15th, 9:30am. See more...

Main Cast

Jane Draycott
Llewelyn Morgan
Natalie Haynes
Mark Ravenhill
Rosie Wyles
Fiona Laird
Michael Squire
Gordon Cutting
Pamela Helen Stephen
Emma Southon
Sarah B Pomeroy
Ian Jenkins
Cate Haste
Little Machine
Mark Stephens
Edith Hall
Ben Okri
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Andrew Collins
Frank McGuinness