Recent productions for BBC Radio Drama include adaptations of Don’t Cry, Tai Lake, Red Mandarin Dress, The Mao Case and Death of a Red Heroine by Qui Xiaolong, Miss Marple’s Final Cases by Agatha Christie and Havana Gold and Havana Black by Leonardo Padura.
Original commissions include No Two Days, part of a week-long cycle of afternoon plays about the global oil industry, and an on-air pilot for an original drama series called Urban Myth.
The Life and Loves of a She Devil – 2×60″ adaptation of Fay Weldon’s feminist classic, for Radio 4’s Riot Girls season, starring Hattie Morahan. “A joy to the ears” Radio Times. Joy’s article on subversive heroines in film and literature in the Telegraph here.
Borgen: Outside the Castle – adapted this 5×45″ conspiracy thriller, a companion to the hit Danish TV drama, into an English version for Radio 4. “Any fan of the show should welcome this adaptation, translated by Joy Wilkinson” Telegraph (‘Pick of the Week’) review.
And Then There Were None and other feature-length/multi-part Agatha Christie adaptations for BBC Radio 4, starring Hugh Bonneville, Anna Maxwell-Martin, Rory Kinnear, Patrick Baladi, Anna Chancellor, Judy Parfitt, Marcia Warren and many others. Recordings available here.
The Aquatic Ape, original afternoon play for R4, starring Matthew Kelly and Carolyn Pickles.