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An Unearthly Medieval Village

11/21/2017
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The Other Day... Everyday Stories of my Casual Demise #Ep. 3: An Unearthly Medieval Village written and performed by Robert Crighton. The Other Day is a semi occasional series of stories set in the other day of my previous life. I always die. Based on a series of comic monologues that started life in the Live from the Get In! stream. Music and sound effects from https://www.zapsplat.com Support my work by becoming a patron at www.patreon.com/robertcrighton

Duration:00:10:17

Wartime Memories - Recollections of WW1

11/11/2017
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First Hand Recollections of the Great War by William Coleman In the early 1980's, William Henry Coleman, a veteran of the First World War, was persuaded to talk about his experiences. What he didn't realise was that he was secretly being recorded. This is a special documentary featuring a restoration of that footage, with a specially recorded interview with his grandson, Alan Scott. NB: Due to the archive nature of the recording and the context of its creation, the audio quality is extremely...

Duration:00:47:33

Exit Survey of Death

10/31/2017
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The Other Day... Everyday Stories of my Casual Demise #Ep. 2: Exit Survey of Death written and performed by Robert Crighton. The Other Day is a semi occasional series of stories set in the other day of my previous life. I always die. Based on a series of comic monologues that started life in the Live from the Get In! stream. Music and sound effects from https://www.zapsplat.com Support my work by becoming a patron at www.patreon.com/robertcrighton

Duration:00:10:43

Short Shorts #3

10/31/2017
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'There Were...' written by Robert Crighton and performed by Sarah Golding. A very short story. To support my work, go to www.patreon.com/robertcrighton #storytelling #audio #podcast #free #patreon

Duration:00:01:53

Martin Hewitt, Investigator #2

10/20/2017
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Martin Hewitt, Investigator by Arthur Morrison. 2. The Loss of Sammy Crockett Read by Robert Crighton. When a professional pedestrian Sammy Crockett vanished before a big race, it's up to Martin Hewitt to find him. Second in a series of readings of the neglected detective stories from the days of Sherlock Holmes. #detective #mystery #podcast #reading #audio #audiobook Support my work by becoming a patron at www.patreon.com/robertcrighton

Duration:00:52:01

A Cabbage of Necessity

10/17/2017
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The Other Day... Everyday Stories of my Casual Demise #Ep. 1: A Cabbage of Necessity written and performed by Robert Crighton. The Other Day is a semi occasional series of stories set in the other day of my previous life. I always die. Based on a series of comic monologues that started life in the Live from the Get In! stream. Music and sound effects from https://www.zapsplat.com Support my work by becoming a patron at www.patreon.com/robertcrighton

Duration:00:12:39

Martin Hewitt, Investigator #1

10/3/2017
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Martin Hewitt, Investigator by Arthur Morrison. 1. The Lenton Croft Robberies. Read by Robert Crighton. When a number of strange petty thefts are reported at the house of Sir James Norris, Hewitt discovers that a burnt match is the key to the mystery. First in a series of readings of the neglected detective stories from the days of Sherlock Holmes. #detective #mystery #podcast #reading #audio #audiobook

Duration:00:53:53

Metal Harvest by Robert Crighton

9/26/2017
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Metal Harvest Written and Performed by Robert Crighton with music by Richard Fawcett “This is the story of a shell...” Throughout the First World War the armaments created passed through many hands – from those in the mines and factories who made them, to those who transported the boxes and those who fired the guns. This is the story of one shell, the story of those who touched it and whose lives were changed by it. Told in words, music, image and song, Metal Harvest is the latest work from...

Duration:00:43:53

The Wheel of Shame by Robert Crighton

9/19/2017
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The Wheel of Shame Or, the Noises of the Hamster in the Night-time Written and performed by Robert Crighton A comic ghost story about a young girl who accidentally murders her hamster and his haunted by the sounds of its spinning wheel. The Worlds of Robert Crighton podcast releases new material every week and can be subscribed to via all good podcasting apps. You can also support Robert by becoming a patron at www.patreon.com/robertcrighton

Duration:00:37:12

The Shakespeare Delusion by Robert Crighton

9/8/2017
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The Shakespeare Delusion by Robert Crighton - based on the stage play about the #Shakespeare authorship 'question'. Listen as Professor Lourd Ashborn presents his paper on the true, true, totally true truth behind the conspiracy about who wrote the plays of Shakespeare. #audio #podcast #comedy

Duration:00:45:05

The Project After by Robert Crighton

7/26/2017
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The Project After by Robert Crighton Audio adaptation of the stage play, with the original cast. Art is trying to make his latest installation piece, Mark, his agent, is less than keen on seeing its completion - and when you hear what the work is, you might agree. Originally performed as part of The Fantasy Terrorist Variations (with Fantasy Terrorist League and Keynote speaker - audio versions also available) this play moves away from government responses to terror, into questions about...

Duration:00:30:35

Teaching Gods by Robert Crighton

4/28/2017
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Teaching Gods: Written and Performed by Robert Crighton Based on the award-winning stage monologue, Teaching Gods tells the story of an invasion of gods on the campus of a university - expect singing cats, dancing flowers and dangerous promise. #storytelling #audio #robertcrighton Original technical recording by Peter Morris You can support Robert's work by going to www.patreon.com/robertcrighton and getting new audio before anyone else.

Duration:00:44:58

Countdown to the Other Side

1/31/2017
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Countdown to the Other Side Written & Performed by Robert Crighton A short story, first performed as part of Ghost Storyteller in 2011, telling of the slow fading of a poltergeist and its daily routine. (Detailed knowledge of the British TV series Countdown is somewhat important.) My work couldn't happen without the support of my patrons - if you think you could contribute to the work I create, go to www.patreon.com/robertcrighton and see if you can help #audio #podcasts #comedy

Duration:00:03:34

Problem Tree by Robert Crighton

1/20/2017
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Problem Tree Written & Performed by Robert Crighton Problem Tree is the impossible story of one man’s father and a tree that can’t exist. A story of the First World War, of running away from your past and hiding in the future. First performed in 2009, this story has undergone many changes and minor rewrites, but it's now time for it to come out on audio. #audio #podcasts #comedy To help make more of the these shows happen, support Robert on Patreon www.patreon.com/robertcrighton

Duration:00:13:17

Bink! by Robert Crighton

1/13/2017
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Bink! Written by Robert Crighton Performed by Cat LaCohie Molly was left alone a lot. Her parents were always out. So she started talking to herself, to the furniture, to the house. And then the house answered back. A children’s story... just not necessarily for children. First Performed on Tuesday 13th January 2009 at the Tabard Theatre. #audio #podcasts To help make more of the these shows happen, support Robert on Patreon www.patreon.com/robertcrighton

Duration:00:10:16

Johan Johan by John Heywood

12/12/2016
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A live recording of the Tudor interlude Johan Johan - or A mery play between John Johan the husbande, Tyb his wyfe, and Syr Johan the preest by John Heywood. Adapted for audio by Robert Crighton John John - Mark Jenner Tyb - Sian Notley Sir John the Priest - Robert Crighton Narrator - Heidi Bernhard-Bubb Recorded at the Quay Theatre on Saturday 3rd September 2016 #comedy #audio #drama #tudor #tudorcomedy #tudorinterludes #interludes #heywood To help make more of the these shows happen,...

Duration:00:31:30

The Museum of Tat Christmas Special

12/8/2016
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A special festive edition of the Museum of Tat - where the team look through the worst gifts of the season and have an argument with a box of crackers. #comedy #audio #podcasts To help make more of the these shows happen, support Robert on Patreon www.patreon.com/robertcrighton

Duration:00:27:31

Hang - A Comedy by Robert Crighton

11/29/2016
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Hang - A Comedy by Robert Crighton The world is turning inside out - people are starting to turn into animals and no one knows what's normal anymore. Even the man who wants to be a zebra can't quite fit into this brave new world. Live Streamed on Monday 31st March 2014 at the Quay Theatre With Robert Crighton, Pamela Flanagan & Gillian Horgan Sound Recording: Peter Morris Post Production: Robert Crighton Original Live Stream: Tim Regester Online Comments from the Live Stream: “... it really...

Duration:00:54:35

Live from the Get In! #2

11/15/2016
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LIVE FROM THE GET IN! THE GHOST SHOW A lightly edited version of the live radio comedy show – curated by award-winning writer and performer Robert Crighton and originally streamed live from the auditorium of the Quay Theatre. Featuring: the show trigger warning, the origin story of ghosts, apologies for Trump, Psychic Dicks and the Museum of Tat. With Robert Crighton, Abbie Broom, Heidi Bernhard-Bubb and Michael Fouldes. #comedy #sketches #audio #free #robertcrighton The next episode will be...

Duration:00:45:22

Live from the Get In! #1

10/11/2016
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LIVE FROM THE GET IN! THE IMAGINATIVELY TITLED FIRST SHOW A lightly edited version of the live radio comedy show – curated by award-winning writer and performer Robert Crighton and originally streamed live from the auditorium of the Quay Theatre. Featuring: the show trigger warning, the minutes of the Humbleford Village Hall, Sleep Inc and the Museum of Tat. With Robert Crighton, Abbie Broom, Heidi Bernhard-Bubb and Gillian Horgan. #comedy #sketches #audio #free #robertcrighton The next...

Duration:00:52:03