Peter Purves (Narrator)
Doctor Who: Short Trips Monthly is a series of new short stories read by an original cast member.
Release #9 is a First Doctor, Steven and Vicki story.
Having escaped an ambush by pirates, The Doctor and Vicki are stranded on a strange world, in the shadow of vast rock formations and islands in the sky. The only way home is through the treacherous Etherlands, where the invisible Ether alters the perception of anyone who enters…
Producer Michael Stevens
Script Editor Michael Stevens
Executive Producers Jason Haigh-Ellery and Nicholas Briggs
Written By: Nick Wallace
Directed By: Lisa Bowerman
- Etheria was the ninth story of the fifth season of Big Finish Productions’ Short Trips series. It was read by Peter Purves (Steven).
- The pirates are like spiders praying on victims, ensnaring them in energy nets and trapping them on the planet. They travel in a saucer.
- The atmosphere of the planet is alive. The atmosphere combined with the sun’s radiation is a naturally occurring hallucinogen, a sensory deprivation system.
- Plant life on the planet includes razor weed.