Love for Menabilly

Love for Menabilly audio play about Daphne du Maurier
Wireless Theatre Ltd Audio Drama
Wireless Theatre Ltd Audio Drama
Love for Menabilly
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Love for Menabilly is an original audio play written by Jo-Ann Challis, exploring the relationship between Daphne Du Maurier and the house she loved.

Menabilly is a house with a past, but seemingly no future. Hidden away from prying eyes on a Cornish peninsula, Mena’s been abandoned by its owners and left to rot. It’s hurting and lonely, and embarrassed by its shabby appearance.

The Unravelling Fantasia of Miss H

Stitched Up Theatre present the Unravelling Fantasia of Miss H
Wireless Theatre Ltd Audio Drama
Wireless Theatre Ltd Audio Drama
The Unravelling Fantasia of Miss H
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The Unravelling Fantasia of Miss H is a fusion of theatre, opera and in the stage performance, dance, telling the story of music mistress Mary, incarcerated in an asylum for 41 years. Samplers stitched by Mary, on display in the Wakefield Mental Health Museum, inspired writer and composer Red Gray to tell her powerful and tragic tale.

The History of England

Musical Comedy by Peter Davis - The History of England - Historical Comedy MP3 Wireless Originals
Wireless Theatre Comedy
Wireless Theatre Comedy
The History of England
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A musical comedy about early English history. Join Professor Thorney Buckshaft and the writer and performance artist known only as The Angler as they take you on a journey through England’s foundation, from the Roman Invasion of 43 to the Battle of Hastings in 1066. With songs.

The Kiss

The Kiss - Couples who changed the world - wireless Originals Audio drama
Wireless Theatre Ltd Audio Drama
Wireless Theatre Ltd Audio Drama
The Kiss
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The Kiss tells the story of the first interracial kiss on television, between Nichelle Nichols and William Shatner in Star Trek. Recorded live at The Pleasance King Dome at the Edinburgh Festival. In a moment the wall between people of different skin colour began to crumble.

Twenty Six Miles

twenty six miles from wireless theatre limited
Wireless Theatre Ltd Audio Drama
Wireless Theatre Ltd Audio Drama
Twenty Six Miles
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Twenty Six Miles’ is a compelling and amusing drama about Dorando Pietri, the Italian marathon runner, who in the 1908 London Olympics, collapsed as he came into the stadium and was helped over the line. Though deprived of his medal, on appeal by the Americans, Queen Alexandra was so taken by his efforts that she had a special cup made for him.

Redder Than Roses

Redder than Roses Wireless Originals Audio Drama
Wireless Theatre Ltd Audio Drama
Wireless Theatre Ltd Audio Drama
Redder Than Roses
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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 watchful eye of the puritanical Earl of Moray – Chastelard is driven to ever more desperate measures. Celebrity stalker? Poet uncompromising in quest of beauty? Decide for yourself, in an intimate drama with all the intensity of Renaissance tragedy recorded live at the Lee Wood Hotel as part of the Buxton Festival.

Peace and War

Peace and War Audio Drama from Wireless Theatre
Wireless Theatre Ltd Audio Drama
Wireless Theatre Ltd Audio Drama
Peace and War
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Peace and War explores the extraordinary life of Evelyn, who at the start of WW1 went to France to nurse injured soldiers at the Front. Based on the diaries of the author’s mother-in-law, Peace and War gives unique insight into the life of a WW1 Nurse.

Purple Moon

Purple Moon Federico Garcia Lorca
Wireless Theatre Ltd Audio Drama
Wireless Theatre Ltd Audio Drama
Purple Moon
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The intense and shocking life of perhaps Spain’s greatest modern poet, Federico Garcia Lorca, assassinated by General Franco’s facist regime. With music from world renowned guitarist Esteban Antonio, based on research by Ian Gibson. Written by Avi Nassa.

Ladies

Ladies starring Alison steadman and Rachel Atkins
Wireless Theatre Comedy
Wireless Theatre Comedy
Ladies
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Comedy. Ladies was inspired by the very real and very fraught campaign at the turn of the 20th Century to build a ladies’ loo just outside Camden Town tube. Restricted toilet facilities for women were causing social, political and economic problems. Starring Alison Steadman and Rachel Atkins, and recorded live, this is an enjoyable fictionalised account of the real battle for a ladies’ loo in London.

Jacker and Baker

Jacker and Baker Wireless Originals Audio Drama
Wireless Theatre Ltd Audio Drama
Wireless Theatre Ltd Audio Drama
Jacker and Baker
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Two students, Arnold Nugent Strode Strode-Jackson and Philip John Noel-Baker, became lifelong friends when they were unexpectedly chosen to represent Britain at the 1912 Stockholm Olympics. One became a war hero, awarded the DSO and three Bars and becoming the youngest Brigadier-General in the British Army. The other created the Friends Ambulance Unit, served in WW1 and was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.