The company has launched Storyglass, which is a partnership between its Shotglass banner in the UK and the company’s global drama division. It will commission and develop original scripted audio ideas from a range of storytellers from around the world and will lead by Creative Director Robert Delamere, who recently wrote and directed Hang Ups, the UK adaptation of Lisa Kudrow’s Web Therapy.
Storyglass’ first two projects are Director’s Cut (w/t) and Baby, It’s Cold Outside. Director’s Cut, which is produced by comedy troupe Kill The Beast, is about a haunted Hollywood film set. Previously launched as a live show in Edinburgh, it has been described as Noises Off meets The Exorcist and Carrie meets Singin’ In The Rain.
Baby, It’s Cold Outside is the story of an ordinary man,