Paines Plough at 40 (BBC Radio 3)

An evening of new plays to celebrate Paines Plough’s 40th anniversary.

BBC Radio 3 hosts an evening performance that recognises Paines Plough’s enormous contribution to British theatre.

The evening will feature new short plays by three of the UK’s most exciting writers – Katie Douglas, Robin French and Nick Payne – all of whom are Paines Plough alumni.

The plays will be recorded live in front of an invited audience at the BBC and broadcast on Radio 3 on Sunday 21 December, at 10pm.

You can listen on demand on BBC iPlayer until 21 January 2015.


Creative Team


Katie Douglas


Robin French


Nick Payne


Susan Brown

Clare Corbett

Monty d'Inverno

Bryan Dick

Roslyn Hill

Karl Johnson