A working mother is forced to reconcile different parts of her life when an ordinary day turns into something far more shocking. CAST Heather Mitchell PRODUCTION Director: Katie Pollock / Soundscape: Cluny Edwards / Sound Recorder: Alexandre Reyter / Producer: Gill Falson In recognition of the excellence of the first… Read More


A teacher struggles with giving a teenage class a Sex Education lesson. He’s in enemy territory. A mini riot is possible at any moment. Teacher: Garry Scales Students: From the Australian Academy of Drama – Steph: Stephanie Lindwall / Amy: Gins Drew / Tom: Nicholas Foustellis / Justin: Stephen Penn /… Read More

Making Airwaves Episode 1

The Windgap Foundation along with Accessible Arts have partnered with Eastside Radio, theatre professionals and DJs to develop the ‘Making Airwaves’ project, giving people with a disability the opportunity to learn radio presentation and production skills by creating their own radio show. Listen to the podcast below  of Eastside Radio and Windgap… Read More

Elegy Delivered in a Country Pub

Episode 2 of Sonic Tales Season 3 shares Gaz Simpson’s Elegy Delivered in a Country Pub. Expertly performed by one of Australia’s radio and television icons Moya O’Sullivan, the play takes us to a remote country town in rural Australia, where in the only pub in town, we let in on the town’s dark history. Writer Gaz… Read More

The Night We Lost Jenny

In Season 2 of Sonic Tales we’re sharing Our Picks, a selection of our favourite plays from previous Sonic Tales seasons. We finish the season, sadly, with The Night We Lost Jenny. Written by Vanessa Bates and directed by Augusta Supple, it is a beautiful monologue about youth long lost, starring Jane Phegan and with sound production by Jacob Craig. Read More

Seeking Mr Freud

In this episode of Season 2 of Sonic Tales writer Noelle Janaczweska and Director Kate Gaul present the black comedy Seeking Mr. Freud.  Seeking Mr. Freud – Written by Noelle Janaczweska and directed by Kate Gaul Performed by – Kate Worsley (Sigrid), Jane Phegan, Shingo Usami, Sunny Vrebac and Petter McAllum Sound Design by – Stephan Franz… Read More

Pulpit Rock

In Season 2 of Sonic Tales we launch with our Captain’s Pick, as producer Gill Falson and Tegan Nicholls share Gina Schien’s Australian thriller Pulpit Rock, performed by Elaine Hudson with a chilling sound design by Jacqueline Labrador. Pulpit Rock by Gina Schien Performed by Elaine Hudson Sound Design by Jacqueline Labrador Produced by Gill Falson… Read More

It’s Your Funeral

Eastside Radio presents a Sonic Tale: It’s Your Funeral written by Noelle Janaczewska. Directed by: Susie Lindeman Sound Design by: Serge Stanley Cast: Anthony Phelan [Dad] & Stephen King [Daniel] Susie Lindeman [Mum] Noelle Janaczewska is a Sydney-based writer with over 30 radio plays under her belt. They have been broadcast and published… Read More

A Walk In The Park

A Walk in the Park: A Difference of Opinions is the first play to be aired during the first season of Sonic Tales. Written by: Donna Abela Directed by: Vanessa Hughes Sound Design: Stephan Franz Cast: Emma Jones, Libby Ahearn Donna Abela writes for audiences of all ages, collaborating across a… Read More