In Transit

Katy is waiting for a train; so is Harley. Both are on-route to job interviews – and the prospect of a new life. But when Katy recognises Harley as the object of her school-girl dreams, a different horizon suggests itself. Is this chance encounter fate, or false dawn?

Katy…Eloise Thody

Harley…Alex Savine

Station Announcer…Sebastian O’Driscoll Henderson

DWS Audio Wins Radio Drama Award

DWS Audio is delighted to announce that ONE OF OUR EXERCISE BOOKS IS MISSING was placed first by the jury for the short form category at the 2019 UK International Radio Drama Festival. Congratulations to all of those involved, especially our actors (past and present). You can listen again to the play here:

UK International Radio Drama Festival 2019

DWS Audio is proud to announce that two of our audio plays have been included in the UK International Radio Drama Festival 2019. One of Our Exercise Books is Missing and Free Fall will be showcased on Thursday 21st March at Café Nero in Canterbury, the venue for this year’s festival. The plays will also be available online via the radio drama festival website, where you can listen and vote for your favourite play.

Suburban Tales: Bird on a Wire

Ever wondered what your pets really think about you? Or what the birds actually say to one another? Suburban Tales looks at life from the perspective of the birds and animals that inhabit our towns and cities.

Hetty just wants a place to sit enjoy the sunset. Sadly for her, a bunch a starlings have other ideas.

 

 

Hetty…Emila Cynarska

Shaz…Elizabeth Waite

Shel…Katie Blair

Sal…Caitlin Storer

Sheri…Mia Thomas

Suburban Tales: Big Fat Spoilt Cat

Ever wondered what your pets really think about you? Or what the birds actually say to one another? Suburban Tales looks at life from the perspective of the birds and animals that inhabit our towns and cities. And some of them are not unlike us…

Teenager Cath loves her tabby cat. Her cat is the only one who truly understands her, right?

But if only Cath could hear exactly what her moggie is thinking…

 

Cat…Katy Walter

Cath…Ruby Robinson

 

Suburban Tales: The Forgotten

Ever wondered what your pets really think about you? Or what the birds actually say to one another? Suburban Tales looks at life from the perspective of the birds and animals that inhabit our towns and cities.

Pets just want to be loved. Pure and simple. But what happens when their owners stop loving them?

Was it something they did?

 

Dog…Tom Cridland

Cat…Maisy Tomblin

Rabbit…Dascha Vladimirova

Budgie…Katie Blair

Goldfish…Sam Chapman

Snake…Saul Rowe

 

 

FUTURE VOICES (Part Five)

FUTURE VOICES concludes with two more original plays from aspiring playwrights.

 

LOOPER by Victor Fernandez (Platanos College) – “There is no end, there is no beginning.” A girl lies dying in hospital…

PART ONE: A man holds a theatre hostage – and makes a strange demand.

PART TWO: Can the same thing be happening again?

 

DISSFUNCTIONAL FAMILY by Precious N’Gbale (Platanos College) – A Year 11 girl vents about her dysfunctional life.

PART ONE: House Arrest

PART TWO: You Decide

Cast:

Teri Ann Bobb Baxter

Matthew Castle

Timothy Knightley

Shauna McLean

Kaajel Patel

Prince Plockey

 

Director:

Rob Drummer

 

Future Voices was co-ordinated by David Workman (Youth & Community Director at the Southwark Playhouse). The project was generously supported by the Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation, The Peter Cruddas Foundation and the Ashley Family Foundation.