Le Guin layers her work with themes of self-discovery, relationships, isolation and connection, love and betrayal, violence and redemption. Earthsea has unique characters, glorious geography and the energy of its own songs, sagas and myths.
The Left Hand of Darkness
April 12th & 19th 2015
Dramatisation of the award-winning, ground-breaking and deeply influential novel by Ursula K. Le Guin.
Lord of the Flies
Dramatisation of the novel by William Golding for BBC Radio 4E.
Broadcast October 2012
Dramatisation of Buddenbrooks, The Decline of a Family by Thomas Mann.
Out of Africa
b. April 25th-29th 2011
Dramatisation of the novel by Karen Blixen.
Two-part dramatisation of the novel by L.P.Hartley.
45 minute dramatisation of a short story by Susanna Clarke.
Middlemarch by George Eliot (reprise)
Dramatisation of George Eliot’s Middlemarch for BBC 7 RADIO.
In A Bamboo Grove
45 minute dramatisation based on a short story by Ryunosuke Akutagawa (1921).
Dramatisation of crime novel about synaesthesia.
The Mill on the Floss
A dramatisation of George Eliot’s work, in 15 episodes.
The Bridge of San Luis Rey
A (heroic) dramatisation of Thornton Wilder’s work, in one episode.
Creative Workshop Space, West Yorkshire
Established in 2003 by playwright Judith Adams, artist / photographer Simon Warner and Leo Warner, creative director of 59 Productions, Whitestone Arts produces and facilitates creative, cross-media projects. At our base in the West Yorkshire Pennines we develop new collaborative work, supporting emerging artists as well as running and hosting workshops on landscape, art, dance and text. We also have residential and training facilities available for hire in our converted farmhouse buildings.