Drama on One
A Family of Memories by Thomas Kilroy Drama On One02/24/15
Playwright and novelist Thomas Kilroy reads from his memoir, in a radio version directed by Patrick Mason.
Small Plastic Wars by Pat McGrath Drama On One
A comedy about a man who tries to escape the reality of unemployment. Instead he pins his life’s ambition on winning a model making competition. Written and performed by Pat McGrath and directed by Alan King
The Weaver's Grave by Seumus O'Kelly Drama on One
two old men argue over the proper site for the weaver's burial..
The Weaver’s Grave by Seumus O’Kelly Drama On One
In memory of actor Thomas Studley. The drama narrates with deceptive simplicity the arguments of two old men over the proper site for the weaver's burial. As their absurd, comic controversy rages, new love and life begin for his youthful widow. (First...
Charolais by Noni Stapleton Drama On One
Love, longing and one woman's rivalry with a Charolais heifer..
In The Wings Ballyduff Drama Group Drama On One
A programme in which artists talk about their work. Tonight we hear from Ballyduff Drama Group
Broken Croí/Heart Briste Le Manchán Magan Drama On One
Can language be a weapon? Who the feic knows?
A Picture of Us Drama On One Podcast
A Picture of Us Written and performed by Kate Gilmore and Laurence Falconer Young lovers Nora and Lennon bicker, giggle, sing and chat through their epic problems; travelling one way to Mars; the first Martian baby; moon signs versus star sign and...
In The Wings A Picture of Us Drama on One
In the Wings from RTÉ Drama on One where theatre practitioners discuss their work in radio and beyond. This week we hear from founding members of The Cup Theatre Company, Kate Gilmore and Laurence Falconer
Jumping Hedges by Philip Davison Directed by Cathal Black Drama on One
Justin and Florrie need Larry's help - but it all hinges on a conversation in a hot-air balloon
Quarks Quavers and a Pea in The Gods by Shay Healy and Austin Kenny
With John Kavanagh as Mulligan in monologue and actor-impressionist Joe Taylor as (almost) everybody else within earshot
Bombshell by Fiona Looney Drama On One
Bombshell written by Fiona Looney Featuring Bernadette Mc Kenna, Brendan Conroy, Mark O’Regan Ryamond Scannell and Joe Taylor Sound Supervision was Mark Dwyer Produced by Aidan Mathews
Toronto and The State of Grace by Kevin Barry Drama On One
Drama On One presents a special season of radio drama by Limerick writers to mark the Limerick City of Culture. To begin the season Toronto and The State of Grace written by by Kevin Barry and featuring Michael Harding, Pádraic McIntyre, Patrick Ryan,...
Ulster Volunteers by Gary Mitchell Drama On One
Ulster Volunteers was written by Gary Mitchell and the play moves through two time zones - the Battlefields of Belgium in 1916 and the Battlegrounds of Belfast today.
Walking the Road by Dermot Bolger Drama On One
Walking the Road by Dermot Bolger is a dramatic, imaginative exploration of the life of Meath poet Francis Ledwidge
The Milliner and The Weaver by Marie Jones Drama On One Podcast
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.
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