How do you pitch a drama idea to BBC Radio Four?
That was the theme of a return visit to Somewhere Else by radio writer and producer Paul Dodgson.
After a morning analyzing the nuts and bolts of successful afternoon dramas we took it in turns to pitch our ideas to Paul, who has written fourteen plays for BBC radio and directed and produced more than 400 programmes across all BBC radio networks.
Was the process painful? Yes, a little, but it was also hugely instructive – and
entertaining. Our thanks to Paul, whose comments on our 15 pitches were
You can find out more about Paul’s work here