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Rum Runner Sue, prohibition-era bar owner and skilled amateur detective. Things started to go south that night when a bootleg rum shipment, and the bootlegger, failed to arrive… Rum Runner Sue The Lady And The Lug Starring Billie Jo Konze as Sue, Justin Kapla as Big Ben Taylor, your announcer, and Al from Chicago, Trelawney Erwin as Mary, Jim Yount…
 
October 2019: environmental protests are erupting all across London. Extinction Rebellion protesters have blocked roads, glued themselves to aeroplanes and banks, and taken over Trafalgar Square. But this isn’t a story about XR. Scattered by movement through and around the protests, five objects go unseen on the city streets, and each has a story t…
 
Cake, an audio drama starring Maggie Turner. 73-year-old retired Betty was absolutely overjoyed when she recently became employed as a taste-tester at The Marigold Meadow Organic and Gluten Free Bakery, after answering an advertisement in the Hillingdon Recorder. However, a couple of weeks ago she was given some news that will change everything… MA…
 
Sue’s latest relationship takes a nasty turn, and as Tanya struggles to stay clean, Patricia wants to change the world… but it’s not the 60s anymore and the rules are different online. A funny, poignant and ultimately shocking play about an unlikely friendship between three women in a world saturated in online abuse, sexual violence and addiction. …
 
Silver Wedding by Fiz Marcus. After 25 years of marriage Barbara is determined to celebrate her Silver Wedding Anniversary in style with a black tie dinner for 60 people at The Metropole. And nobody, but nobody, is going to spoil it for her. Written and performed by Fiz Marcus Edited By: Lester Barry “Black Comedy Funny” Broadwaytovegas.com…
 
1101 Wellington Way. New audio drama from Vivian Lermond. A nosey neighbour and a watermain burst brings an unpleasant revelation for the new tenant at Wellington Way in this new play by Vivian Lermond. Performed by Glen Dickson, Karen Fraser and Titch McClean 1101 Wellington Way by Vivian Lermond Vivian is an award-winning playwright who has penne…
 
Three audio dramas from Benjamin Peel; in turns funny, light hearted, dark and gently satirical. The Packsaddle Librarian In depression era America, a scheme was set up to deliver books on horseback to isolated remote families of the Appalachia region. A young woman recounts her very first house call to her horse Betsy Girl. The Interrogator A seas…
 
DELETE Audio Drama by Nina Millns DELETE is a play about women, friendship and the Internet. Tanya needs to serve her community sentence by teaching Patricia how to use the internet. Sue is Tanya’s parole officer, and she’s dating. Mostly men with beards. A funny, poignant and ultimately shocking play about an unlikely friendship between three wome…
 
The Kiss is the story of the first interracial kiss on television, between Star Trek’s William Shatner and Nichelle Nichols. Captain Kirk and Lieutenant Uhura defy orders from studio executives and become the first inter-racial couple to kiss on an American TV series. Recorded live at The Pleasance King Dome (fluffs and all!) as part of the Wireles…
 
Ever since he was young, Larry has tried to avoid confrontation. Recently widowed, he tries to be a good father to his son Toby. When Toby is suspended from school for fighting a bully Larry faces a dilemma: how can he be a good father in Toby’s eyes if he doesn’t stand up for him? At the same time his work colleague Sarah faces constant harassment…
 
The Ceremony. On a quiet coast lie the seagulls, a distressed ship and the home of a lonely lady and her gardener. Then the quiet is broken by the doorbell, the peace shattered by the past. Starring: Jack Bowman, Jenny Runacre and Anthony Sergeant, The Ceremony Directed By: Prunella Scales Written By: Anthony Sergeant, Edited By: Jeff Moreno, Direc…
 
Oscar Wilde Irish Poet The Ballad of C3.3. Oscar Wilde was incarcerated in Reading after being convicted of homosexual offences in 1895 and sentenced to two years’ hard labour. During his imprisonment, he wrote the poem ‘The Ballad of Reading Gaol’ which was published by Leonard Smithers in 1898 under the name C.3.3 which stood for cell block C, la…
 
Seasons. Harold and Joan, an elderly, loving couple, are settling down into retirement for the end of their days together. However, as time moves forward, it soon becomes clear they will be torn apart sooner, and more tragically, than they realise. Timothy West and Prunella Scales star. Seasons Starring: Timothy West, Prunella Scales, Ann Theato an…
 
When Patricia visits the grave of her recently deceased husband, Richard, the last thing she expects to find is another grieving woman. Realising she is in the presence of her husband’s mistress, Vanessa, she is suddenly forced to face up to the double blows of bereavement and betrayal. A story of love, loss, betrayal and forgiveness, ‘Shared’ plot…
 
Redder than Roses is an intense intimate drama based on the lives of Mary Queen of Scots and the French poet Chastelard. No British monarch was more glamorous than Mary Queen of Scots. No one was more spellbound by her than the Pierre de Boscol de Chastelard. But as he yearns for an intimacy impossible given Mary’s position – especially under the w…
 
Running to Stand Still is an audio drama about M.E. This is an original 60-minute audio play (with songs), featuring professional actors, with cameos from presenters on BBC Radio 4, BBC Radio Gloucestershire and Sky Arts 1, that deals with the illness M.E. as its focal point. It is written by a sufferer and it specifically addresses what happens to…
 
Peace and war is a factual drama based on a WW1 nurse diary. Inspired by the author reading her mother-in-law’s diaries of her times in Germany in the early 1900’s and as a nurse in France during World War 1. ‘Evelyn’ was a remarkable woman who lived through a fascinating time of change in the lives of women during both peace and wartime experienci…
 
Purple Moon is based on the life of Spanish poet Federico Garcia Lorca. Actors Avi Nassa, Andrew Ward and world renowned guitarist Esteban Antonio, who has been playing the guitar since the age of three, combine talents and collaborate to throw dramatic light upon the intense and shocking life of perhaps Spain’s greatest modern poet, Federico Garci…
 
When Connie’s beloved husband Jack dies after 27 years of marriage, Connie hopes that her only son Gary will console her. Gary, however, finds that level of commitment a bit, well, too much of a commitment. Connie is left with interfering neighbour Val until Gary’s girlfriend Sandra rings with some unexpected news. This sets Connie on a journey fro…
 
It’s 1965 and a pregnant Karen and her two children are moving to a new estate. It looks like the future – but what does the future have in store? Spanning six decades, Karen’s Town takes us from 1960′s London, through the turbulent 1980′s, the dawn of a new millennium and back to the present day. Karen’s Town by Michelle Bonnard Written for The Ma…
 
Kindred is a very loose interpretation of Euripides’ Electra, set on the Irish border, and recorded on location in stark, vérité style in London, England. The play was shortlisted for last year’s BBC International Radio Playwriting Competition. Part Two Jaki McCarrick’s first play, The Mushroom Pickers, won the 2005 Scottish Drama Association’s Nat…
 
Kindred part one of two. Kindred is a very loose interpretation of Euripides’ Electra, set on the Irish border, and recorded on location in stark, vérité style in London, England. The play was shortlisted for the BBC International Radio Playwriting Competition. Kindred Part One Jaki McCarrick’s first play, The Mushroom Pickers, won the 2005 Scottis…
 
Jacker and Baker, a true story, throws fascinating new light on the famous 1500m race at the 1912 Stockholm Olympics, drawing on the only known copy of the unpublished memoirs of Arnold Nugent Strode Strode-Jackson (in the possession of the author). This audio play is based on the story of two undergraduates (Arnold Nugent Strode Strode-Jackson and…
 
Christmas audio drama. Young widow Amy is moving forward with her life. She has arranged to meet up with Joe, an old ‘friend’ to see if the two still share a spark – even packing her toothbrush, just in case… Joe just happens to be her late husband’s best mate from university. Joe is facing a crossroads of his own. At Bath Christmas Market the two …
 
It’s Christmas Eve. Ellen has wrapped the presents, done the tree, survived the supermarket mayhem and organised Christmas lunch. She should be relaxing in the bosom of her family so why is she on the roof? A moving and amusing one person audio drama touching on middle age, motherhood, depression and relationships. I’m Waiting for Father Christmas …
 
His Most Obedient Servant is a tragic tale of the struggles of gay men in Victorian Britain. It is late-Victorian England and Francis is personal secretary to Lord Rosebery, a candidate in a battle to succeed Gladstone as Prime Minister. Francis’ father, the Marquis of Queensberry, is given information suggesting the relationship between his son an…
 
Frozen. A dark tale of two very opposing worlds colliding. The effect two total strangers can have on each other when events spiral out of control, when people are thrown together one night by chance. Frozen was Wireless Theatre’s first ever radio drama, recorded back in 2007! Frozen Starring: Jack Bowman and Josephine Arden Directed by: Jenny Runa…
 
Enter Queen Lear is an audio drama based on the theatrical production of the same play. An ageing, glamorous film star falls in love with a younger man. Now, past her cast-by- date, she agrees to play Lear as a woman simply so she can act once again. Throughout rehearsals, she is confronted by the men in her life – two ex-husbands, two sons and her…
 
Emails Abroad, by Julia Messenger and Shirley Mawer is a radio play based on travels abroad. Relayed by e-mails between the ingenuous first-time traveller and her disillusioned home-bound sister, it culminates in their role-reversal, with the possibility of closure, a tragic end, or a new beginning. Emails Abroad Starring: Maggie Turner and Robin M…
 
Deception. Audio Drama. 1936. The rising danger of fascism is setting Europe ablaze. In England the policy is to keep the peace at all costs. But not everyone believes this is either wise or safe. One such man, Clair, returns home to the midlands with a dark and terrible secret; a secret he cannot keep quiet for long; a secret that becomes a growin…
 
Dream Me a Winter was written for the Old Vic 24 Hour Plays Celebrity Gala 2006, which saw six selected writers asked to each write a ten minute play from scratch over one night which the casts then have to learn and perform the following evening. The Old Vic production was directed by Josie Rourke and starred Tamsin Outhwaite, Patricia Hodge and A…
 
Carried examines the lives of world famous writer Stephen King, and his writer wife Tabitha King. As of 2014: Sixty six years. Thirty Five Million Words. One hundred and eighty film and TV adaptations. Seventy Nine novels. One unstoppable writer. One inspirational wife. Recorded live at Pleasance King Dome as part of the Wireless Theatre ‘Couples W…
 
Country Life, an audio drama. In the serene garden of a Devonshire cottage, next door neighbours Kenneth and Barbara while away their twilight years amid cups of tea, bonfires and a nice slice of Madeira cake. Following the funeral of their friend Judith, things are disrupted by the arrival of fellow mourner Jim who opens up a hornets’ nest of secr…
 
The winning script of our Young Writer’s Competition, The Chicken Salad of a Troubled Mind is set in the deep and murky subconscious of a troubled mind. We follow the footsteps of Sarah as she attempts to lunch with her mum, and bond with her sister, without her innermost thoughts brimming over the edge. Winner of our Young Writers Competition – He…
 
Blue Sky is a story about faith over fate, love torn by human frailty and a union worth the raising of a final toast – the author’s elegy to the two great competing affairs of a life spent unwisely. Blue Sky starring John Sessions Written by Nick Brown With; John Sessions as The Old Man Alex Bartram as The Man Sophie Scott as The Woman Greg Page as…
 
Battle Cries Arab Spring Audio Drama Following a revolutionary uprising in her country, “Battle Cries” tells the story of Amina, who flees the chaos of her home town, leaving her mother and brother behind in the increasingly volatile city. The two women’s accounts of their different experiences are interspersed with extracts from the Mu’allaqat of …
 
A Gentleman of My Own Making is based on the true story of Michael Dillon, born Laura Maud Dillon. Laura could not rest within the female body, beginning by experimenting with hormones and eventually giving herself over for the very first experimental gender re-assignment surgery in order that her appearance would represent the man she knew she was…
 
A Friend in me. 13 year old John meets a young girl and they quickly become friends. Little do they know what a unique and life changing friendship it will turn into… This play is in memory of Marsha Daniels. Starring: Paul Thomas, Faye Honeysett, Reuben Anderson and Neil Frost Written By: Rob Milliken Edited By: Joe Waters Music By: Xylo…
 
Roger Benezoscee is like the worst boss you’ve ever had times ten. What could possibly force this obnoxious, egotistical old megalomaniac to change his ways? Nothing short of a Damascene conversion? On a trip to Bordeaux organised by his PA, Cath, Roger unexpectedly finds himself facing the biggest challenge of his life. But will it change him? Ang…
 
Timothy West and Prunella Scales star in this touching, yet funny drama about an elderly couple fulfilling their son’s final wishes. With original music by Ethan Lewis Maltby, an uplifting production starring two of Britain’s best loved actors. On Three Starring: Timothy West, Prunella Scales and Morgan Giles Written By : Stuart Price, Edited By: N…
 
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