Rich Chilver


Graduate of The University of Portsmouth and The Central School of Speech and Drama, Rich has interned in the Literary department of The Hampstead Theatre and benefitted from The Royal Court’s Young Writer’s program. His literary work continued with The Mercury Theatre as their script reader for two years. Rich has worked with Real Circumstance, written for radio with Menagerie Theatre company and his writing has been supported by an Escalator, Arts Council grant.

Rich Chilver’s new play Shed has been developed with the assistance of many creatives from within Frequency Theatre. A work-in-progress of his new play formed part of the 2012 Pulse Festival in Ipswich.

Ice Cream

Written by Richard Fitchett

Forget the space race, Stalin is seriously concerned about the state of ice cream in the Soviet Union.

Torturing Robots

Written by Rich Chilver

Wanting to hear human words of comfort; all that can be heard is the voice of a robot.

Paradise Found

Written by Alicja Shaw

Gather round gather round. Who's ready for something for nothing? What's your heart's desire?


Written by David Kantounas

How far would you go to protect your home and your family?


Written by Matt Meritt and Judy Upton

Jack, aged seven, LOVES dinosaurs. Unfortunately, not all of his teachers do...


Written by Rich Chilver

This Christmas Pantomime gets an audio theatre twist!

80 Miles

Written by Elizabeth Kuti

Jessica has 10 minutes of her GP's time and 80 miles of story to tell.


Written by Rosalyn Cayle and researched by David Norton

A pair of separate tiny plays, telling stories in the shortest time.

Barking Up the Wrong Tree

Written by Cally Hayes

A woman tries to navigate her way through the 'Big Society'.

Time Spent on Trains

Written by Elizabeth Kuti

Passing through the countryside, a mother tries to entertain her son; passing through the countryside, a son remembers his mother’s efforts to engage with him.