Wireless Theatre Company Audio Drama

Wireless Theatre Company Audio Drama

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Full cast audio drama productions from the award winning Wireless Theatre Company. Look for our other podcasts, or see our full catalogue at wirelesstheatrecompany.co.uk


DELETE Episode 2
Oct 1 • 45 min
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…
DELETE Episode 1
Sep 25 • 44 min
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…
The Kiss
May 2 • 54 min
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 Wireless Theatre ‘Couples Who Changed…
The Ceremony
May 2 • 23 min
On a quiet coast lies the seagulls, a distressed ship and the home of 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, Directed By: Prunella…
Turning the Tide
May 2 • 61 min
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…
The Ballad of C3.3
May 2 • 58 min
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…
Silver Wedding
Apr 28 • 18 min
After 25 years 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…
Seasons
Apr 28 • 16 min
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…
Shared
Apr 28 • 44 min
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…
Redder Than Roses
Apr 27 • 58 min
No British monarch was more glamorous than Mary Queen of Scots. No one was more spellbound by her than the French poet Chastelard. But as he yearns for an intimacy impossible given Mary’s position – especially under the watchful eye of the puritanical…
Running to Stand Still
Apr 27 • 56 min
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…
Peace and War
Apr 27 • 88 min
A factual drama 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…
Purple Moon
Apr 27 • 49 min
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…
Lie Detector
Apr 26 • 13 min
A suspect is questioned by a secret service agent using sophisticated polygraph equipment with surprising results. Starring: Reuben Anderson and Mariele Runacre Temple. Written By: Peter Yates Directed By: Neil Frost
Laying Ghosts
Apr 26 • 49 min
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…
Karen’s Town
Apr 26 • 47 min
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…
Kindred - Part Two
Apr 26 • 31 min
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…
Kindred - Part One
Apr 26 • 40 min
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…
Jacker and Baker
Apr 26 • 29 min
A true story, Jacker & Baker throws fascinating new light on the famous race, 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…
I Heart Amy
Apr 26 • 46 min
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 dead husband’s best mate from university…
I’m Waiting for Father Christmas
Apr 26 • 24 min
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? Written By : Fiz Marcus Performed By: Fiz Marcus…
His Most Obedient Servant
Apr 26 • 43 min
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, meanwhile is given information suggesting the relationship between his…
Frozen
Apr 25 • 27 min
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…
Enter Queen Lear
Apr 25 • 79 min
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…
Emails Abroad
Apr 25 • 68 min
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. Starring:…