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David Rudkin

Dramatist

Screenwriter

Update in Progress May 2019

 

recent productions:

2015

MACEDONIA

Euripides in exile

with Michael Pennington

BBC Radio 3 

 

TEN PLACE-PRINTS

haunted landscapes in voice and sound

#1 River, of Course

#2 Off the Motorway

#3 Grim's Ditch

#7 To the Waters and the Wild

presented at the Print Room, London

with Richard Lynch, Kate Duchene, Toby Jones, Juliet Stevenson, Jack Wilkinson, Frances Tomelty, Hugh Ross

#9 Here We Stay 

presented in the Parish Church, Eyam, Derbs., July 2016

with Charlotte Cornwell, Jack Wilkinson

#7 Where There is No More Sea

National Film Theatre   June 2017

with Frances Grey

 

directed by Jack McNamara 


2016

Genet:

DEATHWATCH 

translated for The Print Room   April 2016

with Tom Varey, Danny Lee Winter, Joseph Quinn

directed by Geraldine Alexander

 

M R James:

OH WHISTLE, AND I'LL COME TO YOU

adapted for New Perspectives Theatre Company for winter tour

with Mark Jardine, Jack Wilkinson

directed by Theresa Keogh 

 

2017

ASHES

my old 1972 stage-play in a fiercely honest revival at the Octagon, Bolton

with John Branwell  Katy Cavanagh  Colin Connor  Kate Coogan

directed by David Thacker

 

as yet unproduced

completion, at his request, of FLYAWAY DEAD, unfinished last radio play by John Arden

 

 

AWAKENING

dramatic poem for opera by Param Vir

première scheduled Theater Bonn 2020

director Vasily Barkhatov