Tag: radio play

On Guard by Cat on a Piano Productions / Theatrephonic

On GuardAnd so it was writ, the stairs shall be guarded. Tropical desert islands, tree houses, forts and sailing the high seas. Who wears the hat and who gets the spatula? And so it was writ, the stairs shall be guarded. The stairs must always be kept safe. Another cracker from Theatrephonic and I particularly love the Step Shanty. Written by Tilly LunkenDirected by … Read More On Guard by Cat on a Piano Productions / Theatrephonic

The Box by Cat on a Piano Productions / Theatrephonic

Simon’s new job is not what it seem. Simon can’t stand working with Jackie. And now she’s been promoted and he’ll have to work even closer with her, it’s time for him to find a new job. Which doesn’t take long. But who is the mysterious man he’s working for? And why does Simon start speaking in a peculiar language every now and then? … Read More The Box by Cat on a Piano Productions / Theatrephonic

Picturing the Past by Cat on a Piano Productions / Theatrephonic

Congratulations! It’s the 20th episode!! Picturing the PastA brush with the past What a beautiful, poetic, yet ultimately sad story of commercial success but unfulfilled, suppressed creativity. It takes place in two timescales – nowadays when Amy and Ruth attend an exhibition of paintings by landscape artist Hugo Westfield who died in 1947, aged just 59. The history of the artist is described in … Read More Picturing the Past by Cat on a Piano Productions / Theatrephonic

Bystanders by Cat on a Piano Productions / Theatrephonic

Martin is forced to face up to his past, as much as he’d like to forget it. Katrina keeps hounding Martin and his wife Ailsa thinks he must be having an affair. But it’s nothing like that. Many years earlier Martin had a fling with a young author called Caitlin whose book was the bible for angst-ridden teenagers everywhere. ‘The Catcher in the Rye … Read More Bystanders by Cat on a Piano Productions / Theatrephonic

Birthday Surprise by Cat on a Piano Productions / Theatrephonic

‘Birthday Surprise’The best laid plans… “You don’t like quiet do you Rob.” Boyfriend Rob and best friend Olivia are waiting to surprise Ellen on her birthday. Rob is both nervous and excited. Then the phone rings. And the plan goes horribly wrong. “I named a star after her for her birthday,” sobs poor Rob. I felt really sorry for him. But that’s not the … Read More Birthday Surprise by Cat on a Piano Productions / Theatrephonic

Self Centre by Cat on a Piano Productions / Theatrephonic

Not all angels are from heaven. You arrive for your first class at the Self Centre. The receptionist (who you spoke to on the phone earlier in the week) seems to say ‘fabulous’ to everything you say, even if it isn’t – fabulous that is. She’s also somewhat condescending, especially if you’re old and want to pay cash or cheque. She even offers to … Read More Self Centre by Cat on a Piano Productions / Theatrephonic

Unintended Consequences by Cat on a Piano Productions / Theatrephonic

Every choice has a price. Ella loves her job. Designing solutions for houses with unusual shaped rooms. And she ‘s good at it. In fact they are all good at their jobs apart from maybe Bronwyn who just happens to be the daughter of the owner of the construction company. But business is not good due to the economic climate and there may be … Read More Unintended Consequences by Cat on a Piano Productions / Theatrephonic

Hoping for Butterflies by Cat on a Piano Productions / Theatrephonic

Lisa is telling her daughter Katie what she can see outside. She is explaining about the people sitting on deckchairs outside their own houses. Just a couple outside each house. It’s sunny and the people are looking at the sun. Lisa tells her about the rainbows. A4 paper stuck on the insides of windows. Katie wants to know about the colours. Alex and Jamie … Read More Hoping for Butterflies by Cat on a Piano Productions / Theatrephonic

Old Hobb’s Christmas Adventure by Cat on a Piano Productions / Theatrephonic

No pantomime this Christmas? No live show to go to? Well never mind. Cat on a Piano Productions have recorded this gem just for you. Emily is a spoilt, greedy child. Her mother is a right snobby cow. Poor old Styles – their ‘man’ – gets no love or respect, even at Christmas, He just gets to carry the shopping. Totally overloaded with things … Read More Old Hobb’s Christmas Adventure by Cat on a Piano Productions / Theatrephonic