45 Minute Plays

Plays of around 45 minutes

45 Minute radio plays. Great company for your commute or run. If you have 45 minutes to listen, choose from our great selection of comedy, drama and horror audio dramas, all around 45 minutes long.

A Tale Told By An Idiot Audio Comedy from Wireless Theatre
Wireless Theatre Comedy
A Tale Told By An Idiot
  • A Tale Told By An Idiot

    A Tale Told By An Idiot

    Apr 25, 2020 • 00:38:26

    A Tale Told by an Idiot combines detective noir with Shakespeare's Macbeth, with a healthy dash of comedy. When the King of Scotland gets his ticket punched it’s up to fictional detective Justin Thyme to find out who his travel agent was...

  • A Very Grimm Christmas - The Fearless Youth

    A Very Grimm Christmas - The Fearless Youth

    Apr 23, 2020 • 00:38:49

    Horror. A dark adaptation of the Brother’s Grimm tale. performed live as part of A Very Grimm Christmas. Not for the faint of heart, some of the audience fainted. Not for children.

  • A Very Grimm Christmas - The Piper And Musicians of Bremen

    A Very Grimm Christmas - The Piper And Musicians of Bremen

    Apr 23, 2020 • 00:48:09

    A horror adaptation of the Brothers Grimm fairy tale. Part of A Very Grimm Christmas performed and recorded in front of a live audience. Not intended for children.

  • Adolf Hitler vs Henry Ford

    Adolf Hitler vs Henry Ford

    Apr 25, 2020 • 00:38:31

    A (sort of) true account of when Henry Ford met Adolf Hitler in a nightclub and formed an unlikely friendship…. Recorded live at the Pleasance Theatre, Edinburgh

  • Angels in the Dark

    Angels in the Dark

    Apr 25, 2020 • 00:42:05

    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…

  • Battle Cries

    Battle Cries

    Apr 25, 2020 • 00:42:04

    Battle Cries. Audio Drama inspired by the Arab Spring of 2011. Jane Downs has written from a woman's perspective on the Arab Spring, referencing the traditional tribal poetry of pre-Islamic Arabia. Featuring extracts from the Mu’allaqat of Antara – a poem embroidered on a cloth of gold and publicly displayed…

  • Blue Sky

    Blue Sky

    Apr 25, 2020 • 00:47:08

    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. Starring the late great John Sessions. "Another superb piece of writing…

  • Cake


    May 20, 2021 • 00:46:38

    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…

  • Cross Party

    Cross Party

    Apr 25, 2020 • 00:45:48

    The debut radio play from Carolyn Harris and Parliamentary Member for Glasgow South Tom Harris.  It’s a hilarious comedy about the political machinations in and around the formation of the Coalition – focusing on Member of Parliament Geoff Henderson, whose domestic arrangements are thrown into severe disarray when his wife…

  • Daphnis and Chloe

    Daphnis and Chloe

    Apr 25, 2020 • 00:43:44

    Daphnis and Chloe is considered the first ever novel, written around 300BC. Hattie Naylor’s adaptation of Longus’ ancient Greek story of young lovers beset by pirates, and aided by supernatural forces. Performed by 3rd year RADA students