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Story Code: 6D / Season 20 UK Airdate: 18 Jan to 26 Jan 1983 Doctor: Peter Davison
First airings by location UK Repeats / Foreign Cable and Satellite Previous Story / Next Story

This story aired in the following known countries. They are listed in chronological order according to known airdate. If no month is noted, the actual airdate is not confirmed, and is a close approximate. (Refer also to Selling Doctor Who for expanded airdates.)

Australia Apr 83 PAL
New Zealand Oct 83 PAL
United States from early 84 NTSC
Canada Sep 85 NTSC
Netherlands May 86 PAL
United Arab Emirates Jul 87 PAL

US TV Guide descriptions

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Title: Snakedance

  • Part 1: Tegan's subconscious is infiltrated by the mind-controlling Mara.
  • Part 2: The Mara takes over the brain of Lon—the first step in the domination of the Manussians.
  • Part 3: A mysterious snake dancer seems to be the Doctor's only hope of saving the Manussians.
  • Part 4: The Doctor engages in a battle of wills to defeat the Mara.
  • Compilation: In "Snakedance," the Doctor works against time to save the Manussians from the power of the mind-controlling Mara.