The Seafarer is a radio play by Don Taylor, based on an anonymous Anglo-Saxon poem. It was first broadcast on BBC Radio 4 on 05 April 1998, as an installment of the Classic Serial[1][2].


A Saxon lord appears on the bleak north-east coast seeking the mysterious Seafarer, who may be his long-lost brother. But how is the wanderer to be found, and what condemns him to spend his whole life at sea?


Directed by Don Taylor

Critical ReceptionEdit


  1. Diversity Website

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