Radio drama award shortlists announced
The Imison Award
The Imison Award honours the best original radio drama script by a writer new to radio, broadcast over 2008. The prize of £1,500 is donated by the Peggy Ramsay Foundation and judges are members of the Society of Authors Broadcasting Committee (David Docherty (Chair), Mike Bartlett, Nazrin Choudhury, Joe Dunlop, Alison Joseph, Nell Leyshon, Karen Liebreich, Sue Limb, Anne Sebba and Nick Warburton).The shortlist is:
The Tinniswood Award
The Tinniswood Award honours the best original radio drama script broadcast during 2008. The prize of £1,500 is donated by the ALCS and judges are Kate Chisholm, Colin Shaw and Roger Elsgood. The shortlist is:
Plays will be rebroadcast on BBC Radio 3, 4 and 7 and will be available from the BBC website 7 days on-demand.