Scripting and producing The Archers
Accuracy and authenticity are crucial when writing for series like The Archers. Scriptwriter and producer Carole Solazzo shares her experience of writing for the Radio 4 drama serial
Inner Voices: How writers create character
Do writers hear their characters as they write? Two top writers discuss the practicalities of character creation for TV and radio drama
Profession based dramas
How to create authentic drama around specific professions - three writers and producers share the secrets of the craft.
Richard Curtis: comedy masterclass
Blackadder, The Vicar of Dibley, Four Weddings and a Funeral: these classics have placed writer Richard Curtis at the heart of British comedy. He joins us to talk punch lines, characters and creating comedy gold.
Tips on writing comedy sketches for TV and radio for the budding comedy sketch writers, with advice from the writers of Mitchell and Webb, The News Quiz and Armstrong and Miller.
Creating radio drama
No sets, no make up, no lights, but painting vivid pictures in listeners’ minds for over ninety years – Hazel Marshall and guests pull back the curtain on radio drama
Steven Moffat on Doctor Who and Sherlock
A must listen for budding writers everywhere. Doctor Who lead writer and Sherlock co-creator Steven Moffat talks openly about his writing career.