Tagged: radio 4

BBC announces new comedy commissions

Shane Allen, Controller, Comedy Commissioning, today announces two new commissions, Puppy Love for BBC Four and the re-commission of the critically-acclaimed Count Arthur Strong for BBC Two. Written by and starring Jo Scanlan and...

Woman’s Hour Powerlisters offer advice on how to be a powerful woman

Following the publication of its inaugural Power List in February, BBC Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour has published a series of six films featuring 15 of the Powerlisters – including artist Tracey Emin, crossbench peer and Paralympian Tanni Grey Thompson, Liberty Director Shami Chakrabarti, the FA’s Heather Rabbatts and MOBO’s Kanya King – who share their experiences, advice and philosophy for a successful working life.

Shortlist announced for BBC Audio Drama Awards 2013

The shortlist for the BBC Audio Drama Awards 2013 has been announced this morning. The awards pay tribute to the cultural importance of audio drama, on air and online, and are intended to give recognition to the actors, writers, producers, sound design…