Basic Radio Skills
This training series is geared for the radio beginner or for those wanting to improve their practical knowledge. Each program provides the most comprehensive introduction to both the technical and creative aspects of radio. First rate teaching by an experienced director, valuable for anyone involved in the dramatic arts. Shaun Mclaughlin, director of over 200 BBC radio plays, leads a master class at the Australian Radio, Film and Television School in the rehearsal and production of a short radio drama. Part 1 features the rehearsal and recording process with emphasis on creating the precise sonic environment and ambience for each scene. Part 2 covers the finished scene and Part 3 shows the cast at work and how each ambience and effect is achieved.