Marty Ross is the author of a series of dramas for BBC Radio, from
afternoon plays A HUNDRED MILES, A BREATH FROM OTHER PLANETS, MY BLUE
PIANO, ROUGH MAGICK and last year's LADY MACBETH OF MTSENSK to the
popular serials GHOST ZONE & CATCH MY BREATH to the series THE DARKER
SIDE OF THE BORDER. Commissioned this year by BBC Scotland are THE
DEAD OF FENWICK MOOR (to be broadcast February 2015) and MOYAMENSING:
SCENES FROM THE LIFE, DEATH & DREAMS OF EDGAR ALLAN POE (to be
performed and recorded live at Glasgow's Centre For Contemporary Arts
& then broadcast at Halloween 2014).
He is also the author of two Doctor Who audio dramas NIGHT'S BLACK
AGENTS & THE LURKERS AT SUNLIGHT'S EDGE and the Dark Shadows drama
DRESS ME IN DARK DREAMS (nominated for a 2013 Scribes Award). The
Wireless Theatre Company have produced the dramas MEDUSA ON THE BEACH
and, under commission from the 2013 Buxton festival, REDDER THAN
ROSES: A GLIMPSE OF MARY, QUEEN OF SCOTS. For the 2014 Buxton
Festival, ghost story THE WOMAN ON THE BRIDGE has been commissioned
and this will subsequently be available as an audio download.
Wireless, in conjunction with 3D Horror Fi, also produced BLOOD AND
STONE, nominated for a 2012 Rondo Award (the horror world's Oscars!).
Ross' thriller novel AZTEC LOVE SONG is published by Weathervane
Ross also works as a live theatrical storyteller, performing his own
work and that of classic authors from Poe to Hardy in and around
Nottingham, where he currently lives, and at the 2012 and 2013 London
Horror Festival, as well as 2013's Edinburgh Fringe, where 21st
Century Poe won full houses and glowing reviews. A new Poe show is
being performed at Paradise In The Vault 4 - 17 August 2014.
Name: Richard Ireson
Tel: 0207 831 4450
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