From today, the premier season of Earwig presents six new audio drama podcasts by Scottish based playwrights, commissioned especially to explore the possibilities of sonic theatre.
Designed to be listened to on headphones, incorporating text, sound design and music, Earwig seeks to challenge, inspire, envelope and embrace its audience, inviting you deep into the inner world of its characters, placing you, the listener, at the centre of the drama.
Contributing writers: Jo Clifford – Slug Love; Hannah Lavery – There is still something yet to discover…(or Baba Yaga comes to you – when you are sleeping); Johnny McKnight – Tikka; Morna Pearson – The Last Dance; Stef Smith –The Deadlift and Perthshire based Luke Sutherland – Fortunes.
Creator/Composer/Sound Designer – Danny Krass Director – Finn den Hertog
Episode 1 will premiere on Wednesday 27th January.
The Deadlift – Stef Smith
Two very different women meet in the weight room. One practiced and one novice, both find spiritual purchase in physical discipline. Performed by Ashley Smith & Renee Williams Drums/Percussion: Alon Ilsar Original music by Danny Krass and Alon Ilsar
Listen to the introduction to the Earwig podcast series here.