Will Audible replace the Wednesday Play?

I’m interested by the news that Audible is going to fund emerging playwrights with a five million dollar grant to develop new voices; it reminds me a bit of the days when BBC radio was trying really hard to get new voices on the radio; this is how John Tydeman broke playwrights like Joe Orton […]

I Had It In Me, by Leonie Orton

I Had It In Me is a memoir with a double-entendre of a title worthy of Joe Orton – except it’s by Orton’s youngest sister Leonie Orton, and as you might guess, it has something of a feminist slant. I nearly switched my dissertation topic last minute to focus on Leonie Orton as a kind […]