Only 3 more sleeps until the release of
FALLING – concerning Minnie Dean’s final journey, 1895
At that point you will be spoiled for choice: See https://plainsfm.org.nz/prog/falling
Canterbury listeners can hear my play broadcast on Plains FM
- as a Morning Series
- or an Evening Series
- or, from anywhere, as a Podcast Series through the Plains FM website. If you are a binge listener, feast on all 4 episodes in tandem (total time: 1 hour 15 minutes).
Six other regions – Palmerston North, Masterton, Waikanae, Nelson/Marlborough, Dunedin and Southland – will also broadcast the play as a radio series on community radio stations. Contact your local station for details.
Before listening, read around the story on the dedicated website https://karendzelas.com
Think of the contents as a Theatre Programme: Who are the Creatives? What was a ‘baby farmer’? What is known about Minnie’s life and background? The tortuous journey of creating a play from a book of poetry … Read about the prize draw for a copy of the verse biography.
Watch the video-trailer with Eilish Moran and Tom Trevella https://youtu.be/pLe2w-lmTeE
Spotify and iTunes will also host the Podcast Series from 18 August onwards – search “FALLING – Minnie Dean’s final journey”
I hope you become engrossed in Minnie’s story and in the perspective it brings.