Bristol Event
Thurs 4th Oct 2018
5th Birthday Party
The Wardrobe Theatre

August 30, 2018 / 0 comments

We’re having a party and you’re invited! In The Dark is celebrating 5 sweet years of communal lights out listening across Bristol. Over the years we’ve welcomed you to some of Bristol’s most iconic venues. Now to mark our birthday, we’re having a party in one of the city’s most exciting and we would love…

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London Event
Thurs 6th September
Words from Inside (St Maur Prison) by René Farabet
Open City Doc Fest

August 20, 2018 / 0 comments

  “What is listening? An intense and respectful way of coming close to the Other”. This event will remember the work of René Farabet (1934 – 2017), a master of the creative audio feature. Just over a year since his death we will celebrate his legacy and the inspiration it gave to many producers around…

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London Event
Fri 7 September
The Tyranny of Story: A Workshop for Academics and Storytellers From All Mediums
Open City Doc Fest

August 20, 2018 / 0 comments

It is said we are living in a ‘golden age of storytelling’, with the term used frequently by academics, journalism and documentary-makers alike. But might the quest for a “good story” risk undermining both good research and good journalism? This session will offer a series of short provocations on this theme, followed by break-away discussion…

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London Event
6 Sep – 4 Oct
Soundhouse:The Listening Body
Barbican

August 20, 2018 / 0 comments

Audiophiles! Throughout September we’re collaborating with the wonderful Falling Tree Productions to bring you a month long line-up of events, audio installations and workshops in the Barbican. Listening to creative radio and podcasts is often considered a secondary activity – one you might do in motion, submerged in a hot bath or lying in bed…

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Bristol Event
Tues 17th July 2018
In the Dark **LIVE**
John Osborne + Special Guest
The Brunswick Club

June 19, 2018 / 0 comments

For this summer-special In The Dark [live] we’re bringing together two of our favourite radio writer-performers together in Bristol’s only Working Men’s Club turned anarchist art space, The Brunswick Club. John Osborne and Ross Sutherland will be performing together *for the first time*. Regulars to In The Dark Bristol will know how much we love…

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Bristol Event
Weds 18th April 2018
In the Dark Behind Bars
The Old Police Cells – The Island

April 4, 2018 / 0 comments

In the Island’s old police cells, under lock and key, we pay tribute to podcasting’s most popular topic. A communal, lights-out listening event celebrating the best in audio storytelling from around the world. Join us for an evening of crime and punishment, and a chance to explore this amazing space – original early 20th century…

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News
The Listening Body

March 29, 2018 / 0 comments

In The Dark and Falling Tree Productions are collaborating on a project to explore listening spaces for radio features and podcasts and how they’re designed. We’d like to hear your thoughts/experiences. With these questions we’d love to know – essentially – what is the relationship between your internal world, your physical body and the environment around…

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London Event
Audio Speed-Dating – Stories in Search of an Author
UCL

January 26, 2018 / 0 comments

Audio Producers, are you ready for an academic project to inspire your storytelling? Would you like to collaborate with some of the world’s leading scholars? Could your storytelling skills make some brilliant academic research accessible to wider audiences? Academics, do you have a research story that could be turned into an audio documentary project? Would…

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Bournemouth Event
24th January 2018
Nina Perry
The Brunswick

December 13, 2017 / 0 comments

An audiotastic start to the year: long-time In The Dark friend and collaborator Nina Perry will be joining us in Bournemouth in January. She’ll be playing a mixture of her own work and work that has inspired her. Nina is one of Britain’s most successful radio feature producers, known in particular for making what she…

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