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BBC Radio Drama “Austerlitz”

On Sunday December 16, 2012, BBC Radio 3 broadcast a radio dramatisation  of W.G. Sebald’s novel Austerlitz. It was lovely to work with the great John Taylor from Fiction Factory again. The first  of  Sebald’s haunting masterpieces to be dramatised … Continue reading

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Graceling Trilogy by Kristin Cashore

I recently completed reading these three fantasy novels for Orion publishing. A superb, critically acclaimed and already best-selling debut from a stunning new author. Listen to an extract from ‘Graceling’ It was such a pleasure working in the Strathmore recording … Continue reading

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Sony Radio Award

I’m pleased to say that ‘Use It Or Lose It’ won a Silver in the Drama category of the Sony Radio Award. Here’s what the judges said, “In awarding the Silver to this production, the drama panel was very impressed … Continue reading

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Use it or Lose it (Radio Drama)

I enjoyed playing  the parts of nurse Angela and Kitty in this Falling Tree Production for BBC Radio 3, directed by Iain Chambers. With Dame Harriet Walter and David Horovitch starring, it combined narrated fiction with observations from the world of … Continue reading

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Home Movies

Emma has just finished filming a short called ‘Home Movies’ for MY Production company on the only day it didn’t rain..thank god! It will be entered for the Queens Park Film Festival in November.

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In The Gloaming podcast

Emma has been performing in In The Gloaming, an anthology series of comedy-horror podcasts in the vein of Tales of The Unexpected and Hammer House of Horror released almost-monthly. Written and directed by Nathaniel Tapley and produced by Raoul Brand. … Continue reading

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