Mart’s Audio Drama Digest, 28 October 2015

Recent BBC radio output that’s really caught my attention, and which is available on iPlayer at the time of writing. Remember, this is just a small sample of the huge variety on offer. Cuttin’ It by Charlene James, directed by Jessica Brown A beautifully written and performed play set in contemporary London, about a longstanding … Continue reading Mart’s Audio Drama Digest, 28 October 2015

Mart’s Radio Drama Digest – 17 August 2015

Recent BBC drama output that’s really caught my attention, and which is available on iPlayer at the time of writing. Remember, this is just a small sample of the huge variety on offer. Irongate written by Nick Warburton, directed by Peter Kavanagh A beautifully written and performed play that perfectly demonstrates the power and potential … Continue reading Mart’s Radio Drama Digest – 17 August 2015

FX: a blog in which I enthuse about BBC radio drama

I’ve been a fan of the BBC’s radio drama for a long time, but my enthusiasm has grown hugely in recent years. The output is diverse, and its quality outstanding. At the time of writing Radio 4 is broadcasting Dangerous Visions – a series of adaptations of classic science fiction works, including Ray Bradbury’s The Illustrated Man from Brian … Continue reading FX: a blog in which I enthuse about BBC radio drama