Release Date: 04/23/2019
Early in 2020, two of my friends remarked that my audio plays were very dark – they didn’t think I had quite such a black imagination. They asked for a love story - "with a happy ending.”info_outline Galore!
How many years does it take to feel as though you really belong? For Francine, living on the Isle of Donan, nothing will ever be the same now that her reason for being there is gone. But Francine is a survivor. Outwardly conventional she may be, but like a true Frenchwoman, she’s up for a little rebellion when the opportunity arises.info_outline Confessional
Joan of Arc was burned at the stake for witchcraft Gilles de Rais, her captain and medieval super-hero, was convicted of child-murder and sorcery and burned a decade later. 'Confessional' explores the link between the two events, and examines how powerful men can seem to be untouchable and unstoppable.info_outline Collaboration
In 1945 the Parisian-born singer, Edith Piaf, was investigated for charges of collaborating with the Nazi régime. Piaf was a performer, a survivor and a pragmatist, but was she a collaborator? The play raises questions about truth and lies, collaboration and resistance: as relevant today as in 1945.info_outline
In 1945 the Parisian-born singer, Edith Piaf, was investigated for charges of collaborating with the Nazi régime. Piaf was a performer, a survivor and a pragmatist, but was she a collaborator? For her, music stood beyond politics; she said: 'Ne pas chanter, c’est mourir' ('Not to sing is to die').
The play raises serious questions about truth and lies, collaboration and resistance: by failing to resist destructive governments, how far can we be said to be colluding with their values and actions?
The play contains strong language and explicit content; listener discretion is advised.
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