Festival Event
29th-30th July 2016
Otherfield Festival

July 19, 2016 / 0 comments

Later this month we’re off to Otherfield documentary festival to bring a little audio magic to the proceedings. There will be the return of our hugely popular “One Night Stand” x-rated listening event, we’ll be holding a workshop on “Sound as a Character” and hosting a film version of our “audio wake”. We hope to…

Read more →

Hubbub Residency
October 2016
Restless Radio
Mile End Art Pavillion

June 20, 2016 / 0 comments

After 2 years as collaborators of Hubbub at the Wellcome Collection, we’re going to be manning a radio station at the Mile End Art Pavillion. Hubbub has been an interdisciplinary exploration of rest and its opposites. The station will be our contribution to the final exhibition showcasing the group’s work. We’ll be weaving together voices,…

Read more →

London Event
June 2016
Louis MacNeice Special Series
British Library

June 7, 2016 / 0 comments

Our friends at the British Library are holding a wonderful series of listening events exploring the work of writer and radio producer Louis MacNeice. Each of these radio programmes from the archives will be introduced briefly by Amanda Wrigley, the curator of the season, and will be followed by discussion with an expert in MacNeice…

Read more →

London Event
22nd June 2016
Dark Room
Open City Doc Fest
UCL

June 7, 2016 / 0 comments

Bring along your audio or just come along and listen as we play and give feedback on a selection of works in progress in front of a friendly crowd. This is a creative gathering where you can share your ideas and independent projects, however developed, with like-minded producers. Audio played will be eligible for the Dark Room…

Read more →

London Event
30th May 2016
Special Danish Season
Part 1: “In a Relationship With…”
Deptford Cinema

April 19, 2016 / 0 comments

We’re digging into the radio and audio archives to bring you a special series of events exploring the history of Danish radio. We’re starting out with “In a relationship with…”  a classic love story taking place in a modern world. Beginning on facebook and continuing into real life, it’s a story filled with unpredictable twists…

Read more →

Bristol Event
5th May 2016
Radio Americana
Plead the Fifth

March 15, 2016 / 0 comments

Do Americans make the best radio….? We all know about This American Life, Serial and Radiolab but what else are those sonic geniuses cooking up over there? In the Dark is returning to Bristol’s Food Connections Festival for the third year running with a celebration of all things USA – the very best American radio stories accompanied…

Read more →

Bristol Event
13th May 2016
PARASKEVIDEKATRIAPHOBIA
Mayfest
Wardrobe Theatre

March 10, 2016 / 0 comments

In the Dark & Mayfest Radio present Paraskevidekatriaphobia (the fear of Friday 13th). A communal, lights-out listening event at The Wardrobe Theatre. Come and get (un) lucky for Friday the 13th with a night of audio adventures and storytelling in sound from In the Dark.  Radio tales of good luck run dry, bad omens, ill fortune,…

Read more →

London Event
15th March 2016
Bats
Grant Museum of Zoology,UCL

March 2, 2016 / 0 comments

  This month we’ve teamed up with The Grant Museum and Bat Detective for an after hours auditory exploration of bats. Bats use sound like no other animal, using ultrasonic waves of sound to navigate and find prey in a world of near complete darkness. Discover the strange and unheard calls of these creatures of…

Read more →

News
Whicker’s World
Deadline Extended!
Audio Award
Sheffield Doc/Fest 2016

February 8, 2016 / 0 comments

Good news!  The application deadline for the Whicker Awards has been extended until 14th February 2016! The In The Dark Audio Award is taking a sabbatical year, but never fear! We’ve teamed up with The Whickers World Foundation who have created a new audio award, to be presented at Sheffield Doc/Fest, dedicated to reward outstanding…

Read more →