The Literary London podcast.

Nick Hennegan celebrates the centenary of the birth of Anthony Burgess - with two guest podcasts! One from the International Anthony Burgess Foundation and another featuring the author himself reading the first chapter of his most famous hit  'A Clockwork Orange'.

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Nick Hennegan presents his weekly radio show on Resonance 104.4FM.  This week he wants to hear from you about ASMR - and reads two short stories to celebrate the birthday this week of Charles Dickens. 

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This week on 'Literary London', join Nick Hennegan at the after show discussion from The Orchard Cafe in Ealing where writers, actors and audiences talk about the four new play extracts we played last week - and which can be heard on this podcast. And there’s a chance for you to vote for your favourite at AirPlayScript.com 

 
We also celebrate Burns night. with a classic poem!
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Four recordings as part of AirPlayScript.com 

Nick Hennegan presents four play excerpts as part of a new radio play competition.  Four plays were selected to be performed at the Orchard Cafe, in Ealing, London.

Hear ten minute excerpts of the winning shortlist...

NAT - THE DENTAL DOCTOR.  Written by Jon Baker

SYSTEM FAILURE: Mission Number 5.  Written by Leah Ashfield

THE EXPORTS. Written by James Elliott

FESTIVE SPIRIT.  Written by Anna Ferris

PLEASE VOTE FOR YOUR FAVOURITE PLAY.  THE MOST POPULAR WILL BE SELECTED FOR FULL PRODUCTION IN FRONT OF A LIVE AUDIENCE LATER IN THE YEAR. We'd ask if you could make a donation too, to enable us to fund the full production.

The after show discussion will be available here soon too.

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Cast

Katie Wells - graduate of E15 and the voice of Rimmel, London!

 

Shaun Mendum - An Elmhurst boy, hot out of CATS. 

 

Hillary Field - known to Ealing audiences for previous performances in 10x4

 

Claire-Marie Hall - worked opposite actors such as Ronnie Corbett, Caroline Quentin and Liza Tarbuck and just finished Panto in Manchester! Oh yes she has…!

 

Peter Sarasen - another local Ealing actor-laddy, just finished working with the BBC.

 

Fred Harris - local actor and good egg, now retired, but famous for PlaySchool and other iconic TV offerings.

 

Directed by Nick Hennegan

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Nick Hennegan talks all things Dylan Thomas at the Wheatsheaf Pub in London - after a wreath laying ceremony at Westminster Abbey.

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A classic tale for Halloween, by non other than Rudyard Kipling!  His 1904 story, 'They'

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Writer Lucy Beresford talks to Nick Hennegan from The London Literary Pub Crawl about her new book Hungry For Love.  She also talks about her sex-therapy, radio and TV career and how she started in the business.

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Nick Hennegan supported the first International Dylan Thomas celebrations last year.  In 2016 he was involved with Dylan Day again, with the help of Literature Wales.  Hear Dylan's 'Return Journey' and Nick chat to to a number of Thomas experts, including Hilly Janes and John Goodby as well as random artists and poets at The Wheatsheaf Pub in London, where Dylan met his wife and where the Dylan Thomas walks start. First broadcast on Resonance 104.4FM, London's arts radio station.

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Nick Hennegan supported the first International Dylan Thomas celebrations last year.  In 2016 he was involved with Dylan Day again, with the help of Literature Wales.  Hear Dylan's 'Return Journey' and Nick chat to to a number of Thomas experts, including Hilly Janes and John Goodby as well as random artists and poets at The Wheatsheaf Pub in London, where Dylan met his wife and where the Dylan Thomas walks start. First broadcast on Resonance 104.4FM, London's arts radio station.

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Nick Hennegan talks to writer Glenn Chandler, creator of the longest running TV Detective series in the world, Tagart, about his latest project, The Sins of Jack Saul, the story of a Victorian rent-boy!

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