Drama on One
The Milliner and The Weaver by Marie Jones Drama On One...07/30/14
We continue our month of WW1 related dramas with ‘The Milliner and The Weaver’ written by Marie Jones and directed by Gorretti Slavin. The play set against the back drop of Edward Carson’s resistance to the third home rule bill, examines the...
Echoes From the Front Drama On One Podcast
The piece includes authentic diary entries and love letters capturing glimpses of the human side of battle. The piece incorporates ‘Fighting Cowardice’ written by Gary Mitchell who kindly gave permission to include the piece in the WW1 Roadshow which...
Different Stages Part 2 Variety is The Spice of Life Drama On One
Different Stages is a series of four programmes looking at four different acting styles and traditions in Ireland. Tonight Comedienne June Rogers celebrates the tradition of Variety Perfomance in Ireland and the art of Pantomime - so ..... look out,...
Different Stages Part 1 The Abbey Style Drama on One
Different Stages is a series of four programmes looking at four different acting styles and traditions in Ireland. In this, the first programme, Actor and co-founder of Field Day Theatre Company, Stephen Rea looks at the evolution and development of...
April Showers written by Meadhbh McHugh Drama on One
Elizabeth (Dawn Bradfield) and Martin (Stephen Jones) are both suffering a huge grief and loss and take a weekend away in a country to see if they can save their relationship. April Showers took 3rd place in the 2014 PJ O'Connor Awards.
A Christmas Reverie by Ian Gordon Drama On One
Mark Lambert stars as Ireland’s most famous ex-Jesuit and Jonathan White as the great tenor of the gramophone era in A CHRISTMAS REVERIE, the record of an imaginary encounter by landscape-artist Ian Gordon who won second place in the 2014 PJ O’Connor...
The Quiet Land by Malachy McKenna Drama On One
The Quiet Land by Malachy McKenna took 1st place in the 2014 PJ O'Connor Awards
One Way Telephone by Philip Davison Drama On One Podcast
One Way Telephone by Philip Davison invites the listener to get engaged with crossed telephone lines where the under pressure, Bartley and his estranged parents, Noreen and Manus prove that advances in modern technology doesn’t mean advances in human...
Drama On One Spinstren by Jools Gilson
Download the podcast for a binaural journey....
Panic by Tara McKevitt Drama On One
Starring Arthur Riordan and Aileen Mythen
Quartet by Thomas McLaughlin Drama On One
The future of the New Ireland String Quartet seems fragile And now, because of a fall of volcanic ash and the grounding of flights, the quartet have to make the journey from Istanbul to Dublin by train, and the four women are forced together, far...
Sam and The Animal Man by Claes Johansen Drama On One
22 year-old Sam has been diagnosed with having the mental capacities of a boy of 10. He lives with his over-protective parents. When Sam meets city- girl Sue the pair strike up a friendship which develops into a more sexual encounter. This union...
In The Wings - Sam and The Animal Man Drama On One
Drama On One’s weekly series with theatre practitioners. This week we hear from performers Raymond Scannell, Arthur Riordan, Aileen Mythen and Clare Barrett about their work on the forthcoming radio drama, ‘Sam And The Animal Man’ by Claes Johansen....
Crash Course on Earth by Joe O'Byrne Drama On One
Crash Course on Earth by Joe O'ByrneJenny and Martin imagine a life that is not to be..
The Quare Fella by Brendan Behan Drama On One
Brendan Behan's masterpiece marks the 50th anniversary of his death
Teiripe Le Brian Ó Tiomáin Drama On One
Tá Susan (Maria Doyle Kennedy) agus Irene (Caitríona Ní Mhurchú) ag siúl amach le fada. Ach tá teannas eatarthu. Téann siad chuig Martin (Denis Conway) le haghaidh Teiripe chun cabhrú leo i gcomhthéacs an dearcadh difrúil atá eatarthu faoi phósadh...
Broken Promise Land by Mirjana Rendulic Drama On One Podcast
Sick of life in her war-torn country, guided by MTV hits and Hollywood sitcoms, Stefica takes on a new name and embarks on a quest for an American education, and ends up in a Dublin lap dancing club. With frankness and humour, she teaches us the...
In The Wings - Broken Promise Land Drama On One Podcast
In tonight’s programme, writer and performer Mirjana Rendulic and director by Aoife Spillane-Hinks share their thoughts and experiences of working on “Broken Promise Land "
The Churching of Happy Cullen by Louise Lewis and Simon Manahan Drama...
The piece centres on one woman’s struggle amidst the poverty of 1913 tenement life in Dublin. Tragedy strikes and Happy Cullen is left waiting to be churched. In her liminal state Happy, suspended in a moment battles with and entertains ghosts of past...
In The Wings Lambo by Hugh Travers Drama On One
In The Wings – a programme in which artists talk about their work. In this episode writer Hugh Travers, director Ronan Phelan, sound designer Trevor Furlong and actor Michael Ford Fitzgerald share their thoughts and experiences of working on “Lambo"...
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