Sunday, 15 May 2016

Episode 60 - Dennis Fancy - Portlander's Prayer




Episode 60 - Dennis Fancy - Portlander's Prayer

Description: Dennis Fancy reads 'Skylark' Durstons poem 'Portlander's Prayer'


ABSOLUTE THEATRE in partnership with learners from the ISLE OF PORTLAND ALDRIDGE COMMUNITY ACADEMY, recorded these anecdotes, memories and experiences of Portland people. You have just listened to a piece from their online digital archive of work. This work, in collaboration with the PORTLAND SCULPTURE & QUARRY TRUST, explores how the Island's stories can be used creatively, particularly through drama, dance and film. Portland Stories is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Picture courtesy of Nicolai Kornum

Saturday, 14 May 2016

Episode 59 - David Crabb - Diving With a Gas Mask




Episode 59 - David Crabb - Diving With a Gas Mask

Description: Diving With a Gas mask


ABSOLUTE THEATRE in partnership with learners from the ISLE OF PORTLAND ALDRIDGE COMMUNITY ACADEMY, recorded these anecdotes, memories and experiences of Portland people. You have just listened to a piece from their online digital archive of work. This work, in collaboration with the PORTLAND SCULPTURE & QUARRY TRUST, explores how the Island's stories can be used creatively, particularly through drama, dance and film. Portland Stories is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Picture courtesy of Nicolai Kornum

Friday, 13 May 2016

Episode 58 - Ralph Stone - Boxing Match




Episode 58 - Ralph Stone - Boxing Match

Description: Boxing Match


ABSOLUTE THEATRE in partnership with learners from the ISLE OF PORTLAND ALDRIDGE COMMUNITY ACADEMY, recorded these anecdotes, memories and experiences of Portland people. You have just listened to a piece from their online digital archive of work. This work, in collaboration with the PORTLAND SCULPTURE & QUARRY TRUST, explores how the Island's stories can be used creatively, particularly through drama, dance and film. Portland Stories is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Picture courtesy of Nicolai Kornum

Thursday, 12 May 2016

Episode 57 - Paul Treacher - Voting As a Woman




Episode 57 - Paul Treacher - Voting As a Woman

Description: Voting As a Woman


ABSOLUTE THEATRE in partnership with learners from the ISLE OF PORTLAND ALDRIDGE COMMUNITY ACADEMY, recorded these anecdotes, memories and experiences of Portland people. You have just listened to a piece from their online digital archive of work. This work, in collaboration with the PORTLAND SCULPTURE & QUARRY TRUST, explores how the Island's stories can be used creatively, particularly through drama, dance and film. Portland Stories is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Picture courtesy of Nicolai Kornum

Wednesday, 11 May 2016

Episode 56 - Annie Bull - Women Have Tails




Episode 56 -  Annie Bull - Women Have Tails

Description: Women Have Tails


ABSOLUTE THEATRE in partnership with learners from the ISLE OF PORTLAND ALDRIDGE COMMUNITY ACADEMY, recorded these anecdotes, memories and experiences of Portland people. You have just listened to a piece from their online digital archive of work. This work, in collaboration with the PORTLAND SCULPTURE & QUARRY TRUST, explores how the Island's stories can be used creatively, particularly through drama, dance and film. Portland Stories is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Picture courtesy of Nicolai Kornum

Tuesday, 10 May 2016

Episode 55 - John Thorner - Truancy




Episode 55 - John Thorner - Truancy 

Description: Truancy - School Board Man


ABSOLUTE THEATRE in partnership with learners from the ISLE OF PORTLAND ALDRIDGE COMMUNITY ACADEMY, recorded these anecdotes, memories and experiences of Portland people. You have just listened to a piece from their online digital archive of work. This work, in collaboration with the PORTLAND SCULPTURE & QUARRY TRUST, explores how the Island's stories can be used creatively, particularly through drama, dance and film. Portland Stories is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Picture courtesy of Nicolai Kornum

Monday, 9 May 2016

Episode 54 - Julie Mathews - Teachers




Episode 54 - Julie Mathews - Teachers

Description: Teachers


ABSOLUTE THEATRE in partnership with learners from the ISLE OF PORTLAND ALDRIDGE COMMUNITY ACADEMY, recorded these anecdotes, memories and experiences of Portland people. You have just listened to a piece from their online digital archive of work. This work, in collaboration with the PORTLAND SCULPTURE & QUARRY TRUST, explores how the Island's stories can be used creatively, particularly through drama, dance and film. Portland Stories is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Picture courtesy of Nicolai Kornum

Sunday, 8 May 2016

Episode 53 - Jill Greenwood - Cliff School Schooldays




Episode 53 - Jill Greenwood - Cliff School Schooldays

Description: Cliff School Schooldays


ABSOLUTE THEATRE in partnership with learners from the ISLE OF PORTLAND ALDRIDGE COMMUNITY ACADEMY, recorded these anecdotes, memories and experiences of Portland people. You have just listened to a piece from their online digital archive of work. This work, in collaboration with the PORTLAND SCULPTURE & QUARRY TRUST, explores how the Island's stories can be used creatively, particularly through drama, dance and film. Portland Stories is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Picture courtesy of Nicolai Kornum

Saturday, 7 May 2016

Episode 52 - Vic pomeroy - Quarters Kids




Episode 52 - Vic Pomeroy - Quarters Kids

Description: Quarters Kids


ABSOLUTE THEATRE in partnership with learners from the ISLE OF PORTLAND ALDRIDGE COMMUNITY ACADEMY, recorded these anecdotes, memories and experiences of Portland people. You have just listened to a piece from their online digital archive of work. This work, in collaboration with the PORTLAND SCULPTURE & QUARRY TRUST, explores how the Island's stories can be used creatively, particularly through drama, dance and film. Portland Stories is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Picture courtesy of Nicolai Kornum

Friday, 6 May 2016

Episode 51 - Kitty Fancy - Wartime Eggs




Episode 51 - Kitty Fancy - Wartime Eggs

Description: Wartime Eggs


ABSOLUTE THEATRE in partnership with learners from the ISLE OF PORTLAND ALDRIDGE COMMUNITY ACADEMY, recorded these anecdotes, memories and experiences of Portland people. You have just listened to a piece from their online digital archive of work. This work, in collaboration with the PORTLAND SCULPTURE & QUARRY TRUST, explores how the Island's stories can be used creatively, particularly through drama, dance and film. Portland Stories is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Picture courtesy of Nicolai Kornum

Thursday, 5 May 2016

Episode 50 - Phil Way - Potatoes and Teeth




Episode 50 - Potatoes and Teeth

Description: Potatoes and Teeth


ABSOLUTE THEATRE in partnership with learners from the ISLE OF PORTLAND ALDRIDGE COMMUNITY ACADEMY, recorded these anecdotes, memories and experiences of Portland people. You have just listened to a piece from their online digital archive of work. This work, in collaboration with the PORTLAND SCULPTURE & QUARRY TRUST, explores how the Island's stories can be used creatively, particularly through drama, dance and film. Portland Stories is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Picture courtesy of Nicolai Kornum

Wednesday, 4 May 2016

Episode 49 - Jim Hinde - Stealing Axes from Firemen




Episode 49 - Stealing Axes from Firemen

Description: Stealing Axes from Firemen


ABSOLUTE THEATRE in partnership with learners from the ISLE OF PORTLAND ALDRIDGE COMMUNITY ACADEMY, recorded these anecdotes, memories and experiences of Portland people. You have just listened to a piece from their online digital archive of work. This work, in collaboration with the PORTLAND SCULPTURE & QUARRY TRUST, explores how the Island's stories can be used creatively, particularly through drama, dance and film. Portland Stories is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Picture courtesy of Nicolai Kornum

Tuesday, 3 May 2016

Episode 48 - Sue Illsley - Borstal Goat




Episode 48 - Sue Illsley - Borstal Goat

Description: Borstal Goat


ABSOLUTE THEATRE in partnership with learners from the ISLE OF PORTLAND ALDRIDGE COMMUNITY ACADEMY, recorded these anecdotes, memories and experiences of Portland people. You have just listened to a piece from their online digital archive of work. This work, in collaboration with the PORTLAND SCULPTURE & QUARRY TRUST, explores how the Island's stories can be used creatively, particularly through drama, dance and film. Portland Stories is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Picture courtesy of Nicolai Kornum

Monday, 2 May 2016

Episode 47 - Vic Pomeroy - Eddie Andrew's Hat




Episode 47 - Vic Pomeroy - Eddie Andrew's Hat

Description: Eddie Andrew's Hat


ABSOLUTE THEATRE in partnership with learners from the ISLE OF PORTLAND ALDRIDGE COMMUNITY ACADEMY, recorded these anecdotes, memories and experiences of Portland people. You have just listened to a piece from their online digital archive of work. This work, in collaboration with the PORTLAND SCULPTURE & QUARRY TRUST, explores how the Island's stories can be used creatively, particularly through drama, dance and film. Portland Stories is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Picture courtesy of Nicolai Kornum

Sunday, 1 May 2016

Episode 46 - Vic Pomeroy - Borstal Plunder




Episode 46 - Vic Pomeroy - Borstal Plunder

Description: Borstal Plunder


ABSOLUTE THEATRE in partnership with learners from the ISLE OF PORTLAND ALDRIDGE COMMUNITY ACADEMY, recorded these anecdotes, memories and experiences of Portland people. You have just listened to a piece from their online digital archive of work. This work, in collaboration with the PORTLAND SCULPTURE & QUARRY TRUST, explores how the Island's stories can be used creatively, particularly through drama, dance and film. Portland Stories is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Picture courtesy of Nicolai Kornum

Saturday, 30 April 2016

Episode 45 - David Crabb - The Wreck of the Reliance




Episode 45 - David Crabb - The Wreck of the Reliance

Description: The Wreck of The Reliance


ABSOLUTE THEATRE in partnership with learners from the ISLE OF PORTLAND ALDRIDGE COMMUNITY ACADEMY, recorded these anecdotes, memories and experiences of Portland people. You have just listened to a piece from their online digital archive of work. This work, in collaboration with the PORTLAND SCULPTURE & QUARRY TRUST, explores how the Island's stories can be used creatively, particularly through drama, dance and film. Portland Stories is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Picture courtesy of Nicolai Kornum

Friday, 29 April 2016

Episode 44 - Stuart Morris - Victorian Harbour and Verne




Episode 44 - Stuart Morris - Victorian Harbour and Verne

Description: Victorian Harbour and Verne


ABSOLUTE THEATRE in partnership with learners from the ISLE OF PORTLAND ALDRIDGE COMMUNITY ACADEMY, recorded these anecdotes, memories and experiences of Portland people. You have just listened to a piece from their online digital archive of work. This work, in collaboration with the PORTLAND SCULPTURE & QUARRY TRUST, explores how the Island's stories can be used creatively, particularly through drama, dance and film. Portland Stories is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Picture courtesy of Nicolai Kornum

Thursday, 28 April 2016

Episode 43 - Dennis Fancy - Portland in Wartime / Class C release




Episode 43 - Dennis Fancy - Portland in Wartime / Class C Release

Description: Released from the Royal Air Force to work on Portland


ABSOLUTE THEATRE in partnership with learners from the ISLE OF PORTLAND ALDRIDGE COMMUNITY ACADEMY, recorded these anecdotes, memories and experiences of Portland people. You have just listened to a piece from their online digital archive of work. This work, in collaboration with the PORTLAND SCULPTURE & QUARRY TRUST, explores how the Island's stories can be used creatively, particularly through drama, dance and film. Portland Stories is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Picture courtesy of Nicolai Kornum

Wednesday, 27 April 2016

Episode 42 - Thelma & Geoff Stewkesbury - Bob Frost's Motorbike




Episode 42 - Thelma & Geoff Stewkesbury - Bob Frost's Motorbike

Description: Bob Frost's Motorbike


ABSOLUTE THEATRE in partnership with learners from the ISLE OF PORTLAND ALDRIDGE COMMUNITY ACADEMY, recorded these anecdotes, memories and experiences of Portland people. You have just listened to a piece from their online digital archive of work. This work, in collaboration with the PORTLAND SCULPTURE & QUARRY TRUST, explores how the Island's stories can be used creatively, particularly through drama, dance and film. Portland Stories is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Picture courtesy of Nicolai Kornum

Tuesday, 26 April 2016

Episode 41 - Monia Cann - Mother's Poem




Episode 41 - Monica Cann - Mother's Poem

Description: Mum's Poem


ABSOLUTE THEATRE in partnership with learners from the ISLE OF PORTLAND ALDRIDGE COMMUNITY ACADEMY, recorded these anecdotes, memories and experiences of Portland people. You have just listened to a piece from their online digital archive of work. This work, in collaboration with the PORTLAND SCULPTURE & QUARRY TRUST, explores how the Island's stories can be used creatively, particularly through drama, dance and film. Portland Stories is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Picture courtesy of Nicolai Kornum

Monday, 25 April 2016

Episode 40 - Val Ovens - Portland Fair




Episode 40 - Val Ovens - Portland Fair

Description: Portland Fair


ABSOLUTE THEATRE in partnership with learners from the ISLE OF PORTLAND ALDRIDGE COMMUNITY ACADEMY, recorded these anecdotes, memories and experiences of Portland people. You have just listened to a piece from their online digital archive of work. This work, in collaboration with the PORTLAND SCULPTURE & QUARRY TRUST, explores how the Island's stories can be used creatively, particularly through drama, dance and film. Portland Stories is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Picture courtesy of Nicolai Kornum

Sunday, 24 April 2016

Episode 39 - Geoff Stewkesbury - Water Polo




Episode 39 - Geoff Stewkesbury - Water Polo

Description: Water Polo


ABSOLUTE THEATRE in partnership with learners from the ISLE OF PORTLAND ALDRIDGE COMMUNITY ACADEMY, recorded these anecdotes, memories and experiences of Portland people. You have just listened to a piece from their online digital archive of work. This work, in collaboration with the PORTLAND SCULPTURE & QUARRY TRUST, explores how the Island's stories can be used creatively, particularly through drama, dance and film. Portland Stories is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Picture courtesy of Nicolai Kornum

Saturday, 23 April 2016

Episode 38 - Ralph Stone - Black Powder




Episode 38 - Ralph Stone - Black Powder


Description: Black Powder


ABSOLUTE THEATRE in partnership with learners from the ISLE OF PORTLAND ALDRIDGE COMMUNITY ACADEMY, recorded these anecdotes, memories and experiences of Portland people. You have just listened to a piece from their online digital archive of work. This work, in collaboration with the PORTLAND SCULPTURE & QUARRY TRUST, explores how the Island's stories can be used creatively, particularly through drama, dance and film. Portland Stories is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Picture courtesy of Nicolai Kornum

Friday, 22 April 2016

Episode 37 - Jo Brewer - Stone Washing Line Pole



Episode 37 - Jo Brewer - Stone Washing Line Pole


Description: Jo Brewer - Stone Washing Line Pole


ABSOLUTE THEATRE in partnership with learners from the ISLE OF PORTLAND ALDRIDGE COMMUNITY ACADEMY, recorded these anecdotes, memories and experiences of Portland people. You have just listened to a piece from their online digital archive of work. This work, in collaboration with the PORTLAND SCULPTURE & QUARRY TRUST, explores how the Island's stories can be used creatively, particularly through drama, dance and film. Portland Stories is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Picture courtesy of Nicolai Kornum

Thursday, 21 April 2016

Episode 36 -Kitty Fancy - Quarrymen's Clothes



Episode 36 - Kitty Fancy - Quarrymen's Clothes


Description: Quarrymen's Clothes


ABSOLUTE THEATRE in partnership with learners from the ISLE OF PORTLAND ALDRIDGE COMMUNITY ACADEMY, recorded these anecdotes, memories and experiences of Portland people. You have just listened to a piece from their online digital archive of work. This work, in collaboration with the PORTLAND SCULPTURE & QUARRY TRUST, explores how the Island's stories can be used creatively, particularly through drama, dance and film. Portland Stories is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Picture courtesy of Nicolai Kornum