elspethpenny

Tobias and Syd

Why is tobacco still so appealing and popular around the world? Tobacco has a hold over so much of the world, why? To explore this question, 2BU Productions are proud to be making an audio drama podcast, called Tobias and Syd, plus a series of webinars about Tobacco, for in depth discussion. About the play …

Tobias and Syd Read More »

Diary of a visit to Denmark to present our play Out Like Fudge at a medical conference

Diary of a visit to Denmark to present 2BU Production’s play Out Like Fudge at a medical conference. An out of the ordinary week in a life during November 2021 Wednesday This morning I will meet a Danish nurse who is to be my escort. We find each other under the main clock at København …

Diary of a visit to Denmark to present our play Out Like Fudge at a medical conference Read More »

Sara Davies

Dramaturg and Executive Producer Sara will be Dramaturg and Executive Producer of the 3 podcast ideas we are developing over the next six months. Sara is a freelance radio producer, abridger, writer and mentor; before that she worked for twenty years as a Producer and Executive Producer at the BBC. In the last ten years …

Sara Davies Read More »

Iain Hunter

Creative Sound Engineer / Production After working with us to edit Silva Lining’s Care Plan, Iain will Sound Engineer and edit our next podcast. Iain is a Creative Sound Designer for Audio Drama, Podcasts and Radio, with 30 years of experience. He’s also a Senior Audio Supervisor and team leader with the BBC, as a …

Iain Hunter Read More »

Listen to Silva Lining’s Care Plan Podcast

Nominated for a Banff Media Rockie Award 2022 Shortlisted Marlene Sidaway, Best Actress, BBC Audio Award 2022 Shortlisted  Best Audio Fiction Series, Indie Series Awards 2022 Longlisted for the Woman’s Prize of Playwrighting 2020 Read the review in The Lancet Neurology April 2022:Bring your conference alive Listen to the podcast here: Listen to the Omnibus …

Listen to Silva Lining’s Care Plan Podcast Read More »

How do you write about Dementia and Carers?

A podcast play about carers and dementia, Silva Lining’s Care Plan, from the perspective of a clinical researcher and neuropsychologist by writer Elspeth Penny It’s just a better way of treating a human being. Dons Coleston-Shields What happens when a neuropsychologist from Nottingham’s The Institute of Mental Health reads a draft podcast play about carers …

How do you write about Dementia and Carers? Read More »