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Dark adaptations of the Brother’s Grimm tales. Introducing a new-to-radio director, and actors from The Roundhouse in their radio acting debuts alongside WTC veterans! Recorded LIVE at The Roundhouse in Camden. Visit wirelesstheatrecompany.co.uk for award winning audio drama.

A Very Grimm Christmas Wireless Theatre Company

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Dark adaptations of the Brother’s Grimm tales. Introducing a new-to-radio director, and actors from The Roundhouse in their radio acting debuts alongside WTC veterans! Recorded LIVE at The Roundhouse in Camden. Visit wirelesstheatrecompany.co.uk for award winning audio drama.

    A Very Grimm Christmas - The Piper And Musicians of Bremen

    A Very Grimm Christmas - The Piper And Musicians of Bremen

    Recorded LIVE at The Roundhouse in Camden in collaboration with Roundhouse Radio, The Piper and Musicians of Bremen is one of six productions recorded over three nights this December and is a dark adaptation by Stuart Price, with music and lyrics by Michael Bruce. not for the faint of heart; some audience members passed out during the gruesome live performance.



    Grimm Fairy Tales with a dark twist – A Very Grimm Christmas



    Starring: Paul Anthoney, Jessica Dennis, Neil Frost, David Beck, Samantha Schefele, Siri Steinmo, Monika Pomeroy, Emily Wilden, Nadia Nadif, Ben Whitehead, Richard Michael Morse, Claire Sundin, Chris Rogers



    This production kicked up quite a storm with the audience and was featured on page 5 of The Evening Standard



    The Piper And Musicians of Bremen



    Written By : Stuart Price



    Edited By: Tshari King



    Directed By: Stuart Price



    Music By: Michael Bruce



    Live Credits: Directed by Stuart Price 



    Produced by Alexander Mee and Mariele Runacre Temple 



    Head of Sound Tshari King 



    Sound Recording by Matt Blair and Malcolm Thorp 



    Editing by Tshari King 



    Lighting Design by Gareth Brown 



    Original Music by Michael Bruce

    • 48 min
    A Very Grimm Christmas - The Brave Little Tailor

    A Very Grimm Christmas - The Brave Little Tailor

    Horror adaptation of the Brothers Grimm tale 'The Brave Little Tailor'. Recorded LIVE at The Roundhouse in Camden in collaboration with Roundhouse Radio, The Brave Little Tailor is one of six productions recorded over three nights. The Brave Little Tailor is a dark adaptation of the Brothers Grimm tale by Neela Doležalová. Introducing a new-to-radio director, and actors from The Roundhouse in their radio acting debuts alongside WTC veterans!



    Part of A Very Grimm Christmas - Audio horror adaptations of Brothers Grimm tales



    Photos of the live performance are available on our gallery page.



    Starring: Maggie Robson, Nahel Tzegai, Matthew Jure and Bethan Clark



    Written By: Neela Doležalová



    Edited By: Malcolm Thorp



    Directed By: Emma Playford



    Music By: James Rose



    Live Credits:



    Directed by Emma Playford Produced by Alexander Mee and Mariele Runacre-Temple Head of Sound Tshari King Sound Recording by Matt Blair and Malcolm Thorp Editing by Malcolm Thorp Lighting Design by Gareth Brown Original Music by James Rose Live SFX performed by Craig Bulpitt

    • 31 min
    A Very Grimm Christmas - The Fearless Youth

    A Very Grimm Christmas - The Fearless Youth

    Horror. Recorded LIVE at The Roundhouse in Camden in collaboration with Roundhouse Radio, The Fearless Youth is one of six productions adapted for radio and recorded in front of a live audience as part of A Very Grimm Christmas. A Very Grimm Christmas performed live was so scary some audience members fainted. Not intended for children! Brothers Grimm horror, making Grimm even grimmer. Some live audience members fainted.



    Brothers Grimm Horror Adaptation



    The Fearless Youth is a dark adaptation of the Brother’s Grimm tale by Gareth Parker.



    The Fearless Youth – Brothers Grimm Audio Drama



    Starring : Kristin Atherton, Catherine McDonough, Tom Slatter, Trevor Cuthbertson, James Duckworth, Terry Jermyn, Denis Quilligan, Andrew Ward, Armani Zardoe and Tom Swarman



    Written By: Gareth Parker



    Edited By: Matt Blair



    Music By: Francesco Quadraruopolo



    Live Credits:



    Directed by Jack BowmanProduced by Alexander Mee and Mariele Runacre TempleHead of Sound Tshari KingSound Recording by Matt Blair and Malcolm ThorpEditing by Matt BlairLighting Design by Gareth BrownOriginal Music by Francesco QuadraruopoloLive SFX performed by Tom ‘Pikey Esquire’ Swarman,

    • 38 min
    A Very Grimm Christmas - The Maiden Without Hands

    A Very Grimm Christmas - The Maiden Without Hands

    Very large cast



    Horror. Recorded LIVE at The Roundhouse in Camden in collaboration with Roundhouse Radio, The Maiden Without Hands is one of six productions recorded over three nights in December and is a dark adaptation of the Brother’s Grimm tale by Ann Theato. Not for the faint hearted; several audience members fainted during a gruesome description of mutilation. Not for kids.



    The Maiden Without Hands – Part of A Very Grimm Christmas



    Brothers Grimm podcast – horror



    This production kicked up quite a storm with the audience and was featured on page 5 of The Evening Standard.



    Photos of the live recording are available in our gallery.



    Starring: Ceri Gifford, Arielle Free, Adam Hall, Ashley McGuire, Gordon Kennedy and Greg Page



    Written By: Ann Theato, Edited By : Matt Blair, Directed By: Ann Theato, Music By: Francesco Quadraruopolo



    Live Credits: Directed by Ann TheatoProduced by Alexander Mee and Mariele Runacre TempleHead of Sound Tshari KingSound Recording by Matt Blair and Malcolm ThorpEditing by Matt BlairLighting Design by Gareth BrownOriginal Music by Francesco QuadraruopoloLive SFX performed by Freddie Stabb

    • 37 min
    A Very Grimm Christmas - The Robber Bridegroom

    A Very Grimm Christmas - The Robber Bridegroom

    Horror Audio adaptation of The Robber Bridegroom by the Brothers Grimm. Recorded LIVE at The Roundhouse in Camden in collaboration with Roundhouse Radio, The Robber Bridegroom is one of six productions recorded over three nights one December as A Very Grimm Christmas. The performances were so terrifying several audience members fainted. The Robber Bridegroom is a dark adaptation of the Brothers Grimm tale.



    Photos of the live performance can be seen in our gallery.



    The Robber Bridegroom - Part of A Very Grimm Christmas



    Starring: Becca Horn, Cassie Vallance, Owain Rhys Davies, Tom Slatter, Greg Page and Armani Zardoe



    Written By: Celyn Ebenezer



    Edited By: Tshari King



    Directed By: David Beck



    Music By: Francesco Quadraruopolo

    • 24 min
    A Very Grimm Christmas - Hansel and Gretel

    A Very Grimm Christmas - Hansel and Gretel

    Fairytale audio horror. Hansel and Gretel is a dark adaptation of the Brothers Grimm tale by Sarah Jane Brion. Introducing a new-to-radio director, and actors from The Roundhouse in their radio acting debuts alongside Wireless Theatre veterans. Recorded LIVE at The Roundhouse in Camden in collaboration with Roundhouse Radio, Hansel and Gretel is one of six productions recorded over three nights.



    Hansel and Gretel – Part of A Very Grimm Christmas



    Written By: Sarah Jane Brion



    Performed using students from The Roundhouse Radio company, as well as: Fiz Marcus, Jack Ashton, Neive McKenna



    Photos from the recording of fairytale audio horror series A Very Grimm Christmas are available on our gallery page.



    Live Credits: Directed by Amy Mullholland 



    Produced by Alexander Mee and Mariele Runacre Temple 



    Head of Sound Tshari King 



    Sound Recording by Matt Blair and Malcolm Thorp 



    Editing by Malcolm Thorp Lighting Design by Gareth Brown 



    Original Music by James Rose 

    • 24 min

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