on Tue Oct 05 2021
High Rise is a 12 week creative writing radio drama project funded by European Social Fund.
During these 12 weeks, MBE appointed Louise Wallwein guided each participant to create their own episode. All 11 episodes explored Greater Manchester’s gentrification.
Since the last blog post, 4 more episodes have been released. Read on to learn more about each episode.
Written & produced by Tom Braithwaite.
Guy, abandoned by the world, searching for the man responsible, runs into the arms of fate and a whirlwind romance with his rival’s daughter.
by Joe Johnstone.
‘Same City. Total Opposites’ follows one boy, who is torn from his mother and is introduced to the tower blocks of Manchester.
Written and directed by Alapelode Oluwatobi.
In ‘No Power Great Responsibility’, a builder fights for the freedoms of his family as a big Construction firm kicks local builders out of business.
Written and directed by Jozef Bryer.
‘Block 2 Block’ is a story of one young adult adapting back to normal life. He encounters many obstacles in his way, as he navigates two different environments.