Tagged with: Drama

25 posts about Drama on this blog

  1. BBC Writersroom’s TV Drama Writers Festival 2014

    Tuesday 8 July 2014, 16:00

    Hannah Khalil Hannah Khalil Digital Content Producer, About The BBC Blog

    Hannah Khalil shares her experience at the BBC Writersroom's TV Drama Festival 2014, which took place with the support of Drama Centre London and Central Saint Martins' at teh University of the Arts in King's Cross, London on 2 July 2014.

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  2. Celebrating British drama

    Wednesday 18 June 2014, 10:10

    Danny Cohen Danny Cohen

    Published in The Times earlier today, Danny Cohen writes about British drama and the BBC's role in it's success.

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  3. BBC Writersroom: Writing in the digital age

    Wednesday 4 June 2014, 15:10

    Hannah Khalil Hannah Khalil Digital Content Producer, About The BBC Blog

    Discover BBC Writersroom's innovations to help writers adapt for the digital age.

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  4. Tart and tea – Alan Bennett at 80

    Thursday 8 May 2014, 12:20

    Hannah Khalil Hannah Khalil Digital Content Producer, About The BBC Blog

    On the occasion of the writer's 80th birthday, Hannah Khalil is surprised to discover the wealth of television plays Alan Bennett has created for the BBC.

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  5. Northern drama surge

    Tuesday 6 May 2014, 09:28

    Peter Salmon Peter Salmon Director, England

    Peter Salmon trumpets all the exciting drama productions coming out of BBC North, productions that have already gained accolades and others that are still in the making. 

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  6. New iPlayer - Celebrating the Best of British Creativity

    Tuesday 11 March 2014, 10:09

    Victoria Jaye Victoria Jaye Head of TV Content, BBC iPlayer

    As a new look iPlayer is launched, Victoria Jaye, Head of TV Content, BBC iPlayer outlines the ambitions for creative innovation on the platform. 

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  7. Prepare for an event, the single drama is back

    Monday 10 March 2014, 12:44

    John Escolme John Escolme History Manager, BBC

    John Escolme gives a potted history of 'one off' dramas at the BBC.

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  8. Outside the box - original drama shorts on iPlayer

    Wednesday 5 March 2014, 15:26

    Hilary Salmon Hilary Salmon Executive Producer, BBC Drama Production

    Hilary Salmon reveals the process of creating a new series of short films exclusively for BBC iPlayer. 

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  9. A special night at BBC Audio Drama Awards

    Tuesday 28 January 2014, 16:59

    Jon Jacob Jon Jacob Editor, About the BBC Blog

    Jon Jacob shares his experience at the BBC Audio Drama Awards.

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  10. And the winner is: A round up of recent award activity

    Friday 13 December 2013, 16:41

    Jen Macro Jen Macro Digital Content Producer, About the BBC

    A summary of recent BBC winners and nominees at the British Comedy Awrads and the Goldend Globes.

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  11. Life after Borgen

    Tuesday 26 November 2013, 13:19

    Sue Deeks Sue Deeks Head of Programme Acquisition

    Head of Programme Acquisition, Sue Deeks, offers fans of Danish drama Borgen hope for when the final series ends later this year. 

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  12. A Theatre-Broadcast conversation

    Wednesday 23 October 2013, 14:45

    Hannah Khalil Hannah Khalil Digital Content Producer, About The BBC Blog

    An insight into BBC Writersroom's Theatre-Broadcast conversation event hosted by BBC’s Creative Director of New Writing and Head of Writersroom, Kate Rowland.

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  13. Enter the BBC World Service International Playwrighting Competition

    Tuesday 1 October 2013, 17:14

    Hannah Khalil Hannah Khalil Digital Content Producer, About The BBC Blog

    BBC World Service has launched the 24th International Radio Playwrighting Competition.

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  14. Emmy success for BBC drama 'The Hour' with 'a corker' of a script to come

    Tuesday 24 September 2013, 19:43

    Jen Macro Jen Macro Digital Content Producer, About the BBC

    Following her Emmy success, BBC One reveals plans for new drama series written by Abi Morgan and unveils the latest trailer for Original British Drama.

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  15. Inside the BBC Writersroom TV Drama Writers Festival

    Wednesday 3 July 2013, 11:20

    Hannah Khalil Hannah Khalil Digital Content Producer, About The BBC Blog

    About the BBC's Hannah Khalil sneaks into the BBC Writersroom Drama festival & reveals what big names in the industry were talking about.

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  16. Tony Hall's message to BBC staff following his first week

    Friday 5 April 2013, 18:45

    Jon Jacob Jon Jacob Editor, About the BBC Blog

    BBC Director-General Tony Hall's message to staff following his first week in post.

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  17. Watching Salford 'Turn Up The Talent'

    Friday 5 April 2013, 14:15

    Jon Jacob Jon Jacob Editor, About the BBC Blog

    Jon Jacob observes local audio drama talent being unearthed at BBC North.

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  18. Listening to Neil Gaiman's Neverwhere in a basement in central London

    Monday 4 March 2013, 18:31

    Jon Jacob Jon Jacob Editor, About the BBC Blog

    Radio 4 and Radio 4 Extra's exciting dramatisation of Neil Gaiman's popular drama gets a special airing in front of a group of invited guests. 

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  19. BBC Radio Drama at 90

    Friday 8 February 2013, 15:22

    Jeremy Mortimer Jeremy Mortimer Producer

    BBC Radio Drama's Jeremy Mortimer reminisces about what attracted him to radio drama, and how the 90th anniversary of the genre is being marked.

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  20. Memories of John Hefin

    Thursday 22 November 2012, 10:13

    Ynyr Williams Ynyr Williams Series Producer

    Ynyr Williams remembers TV director and former head of drama at BBC Wales, John Hefin who died earlier this week.

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