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Drama of the Week

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Rank #64 in Drama category

Fiction
Drama
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Every Friday we bring you a new drama from BBC Radio 4 or Radio 3. Exercise your imagination with some of the best writers and actors on radio. Storytelling at its very best.

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Every Friday we bring you a new drama from BBC Radio 4 or Radio 3. Exercise your imagination with some of the best writers and actors on radio. Storytelling at its very best.

iTunes Ratings

298 Ratings
Average Ratings
203
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22
18
23

Love every minute

By MilaMalakoff - Jan 30 2019
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Makes my day every week. Thank goodness for BBC

A must listen

By МГ-П2014 - Jun 07 2018
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Loved dramatization of “Das Kapital”. Going to listen again. Great radio!

iTunes Ratings

298 Ratings
Average Ratings
203
32
22
18
23

Love every minute

By MilaMalakoff - Jan 30 2019
Read more
Makes my day every week. Thank goodness for BBC

A must listen

By МГ-П2014 - Jun 07 2018
Read more
Loved dramatization of “Das Kapital”. Going to listen again. Great radio!
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Drama of the Week

Latest release on May 29, 2020

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Every Friday we bring you a new drama from BBC Radio 4 or Radio 3. Exercise your imagination with some of the best writers and actors on radio. Storytelling at its very best.

Rank #1: POD PLAY1: LIVING ROOM | Drama of the Week Special

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By Charlotte Bogard Macleod. Leah and Milo are best friends but now Leah has been offered a job in Australia. She loves Milo but does he love her back? Leah is forced to get right inside his head to find out.

Leah ….. Valene Kane

Milo ….. George Mackay

Director: David Hunter

Sound Design …. Catherine Robinson

Aug 03 2017

7mins

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Rank #2: POD PLAY 2: BED | Drama of the Week Special

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Lie on your bed, put on your headphones, and let Indira Varma and Joe Sims take you on a journey which we promise you’ve never made before. Ed Harris’ darkly inventive writing for audio and stage have won him multiple awards.

Woman …. Indira Varma

Man …. Joe Sims

Director Jonquil Panting

Sound Design …. Catherine Robinson

Aug 03 2017

8mins

Play

Rank #3: POD PLAY 3: PUB | Drama of the Week Special

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Take a seat at the bar in your local, but look out… one of the regulars is about to get a round in and it could be a painfully long order.

A funny and moving original short audio work by award-winning writer Timothy X Atack, starring Alice Lowe (Sightseers, Prevenge) and David Hargreaves (The Crucible, King Lear at Bristol Old Vic), designed to be listened to on headphones on location.

Customer …. David Hargreaves

Barmaid …. Alice Lowe

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Aug 03 2017

5mins

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A Run in the Park Episode One

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A group of strangers in Belfast have formed a running group, determined to go from absolute beginners to completing a 5K Parkrun in just nine weeks. As their shared runs get longer and tougher, friendships are forged and relationships challenged. But will any of them actually make it over the finish line?

Young couple Brendan and Angela are running from their doubts about their rapidly approaching wedding; librarian Cathy is in pursuit of a new life following a health scare; Syrian refugee Yana races from the trauma of her past; and recent retiree Maurice is determined to get fit for his family, step by painful step, even if he’s not actually part of their lives right now…

Writer ..... David Park
Reader ..... Des McAleer
Producer ..... Michael Shannon

May 29 2020

14mins

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Pilgrim: Woolmere Water

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By Sebastian Baczkiewicz

Episode 3: Woolmere Walter

Pilgrim is forced assist a mismatched couple in their very unusual courtship.

William Palmer ..... Paul Hilton
Norah ..... Michelle Terry
Michael ..... Ralf Little
Handley ..... Joel MacCormack
Sterne ..... Peter Hamilton Dyer
Fran ..... Priyanga Burford
Daddy ..... Michael Bertenshaw
Piano ..... Colin Guthrie

Directed by Marc Beeby

This was originally aired on Radio 4 on 5th December 2013.

May 22 2020

45mins

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Home Front: 24-28 September 1918

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The first omnibus of Season 15, Onward, set in Folkestone, in the week, in 1918, when the Allies launched their final, and decisive campaign on the Western Front. Adam, meanwhile, is on a mission to the harbour.

Sep 28 2018

58mins

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POD PLAY 5: BATHROOM | Drama of the Week Special

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Let us transport you to a world where flies talk and party-goers escape down drain-pipes.

Fly…Sandy Grierson

Woman…Karen Bartke

Writer…Ben Lewis

Director…Kirsty Williams

Sound Design…Catherine Robinson

Aug 03 2017

5mins

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POD PLAY 4: PARK | Drama of the Week Special

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Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is more MFI than MI5 in the hands of two incompetent and not-so-secret-agents. By Lee Mattinson.

Cast

AGENT D….. Krissi Bohn

AGENT J….. Toby Hadoke

Director Sharon Sephton

Sound Design …. Catherine Robinson

Aug 03 2017

5mins

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POD PLAY 3: PUB | Drama of the Week Special

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Take a seat at the bar in your local, but look out… one of the regulars is about to get a round in and it could be a painfully long order.

A funny and moving original short audio work by award-winning writer Timothy X Atack, starring Alice Lowe (Sightseers, Prevenge) and David Hargreaves (The Crucible, King Lear at Bristol Old Vic), designed to be listened to on headphones on location.

Customer …. David Hargreaves

Barmaid …. Alice Lowe

Show less

Aug 03 2017

5mins

Play

POD PLAY 2: BED | Drama of the Week Special

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Lie on your bed, put on your headphones, and let Indira Varma and Joe Sims take you on a journey which we promise you’ve never made before. Ed Harris’ darkly inventive writing for audio and stage have won him multiple awards.

Woman …. Indira Varma

Man …. Joe Sims

Director Jonquil Panting

Sound Design …. Catherine Robinson

Aug 03 2017

8mins

Play

POD PLAY1: LIVING ROOM | Drama of the Week Special

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By Charlotte Bogard Macleod. Leah and Milo are best friends but now Leah has been offered a job in Australia. She loves Milo but does he love her back? Leah is forced to get right inside his head to find out.

Leah ….. Valene Kane

Milo ….. George Mackay

Director: David Hunter

Sound Design …. Catherine Robinson

Aug 03 2017

7mins

Play

iTunes Ratings

298 Ratings
Average Ratings
203
32
22
18
23

Love every minute

By MilaMalakoff - Jan 30 2019
Read more
Makes my day every week. Thank goodness for BBC

A must listen

By МГ-П2014 - Jun 07 2018
Read more
Loved dramatization of “Das Kapital”. Going to listen again. Great radio!