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The Painkiller Podcast

Bitter Pill Theatre

Fortnightly audio plays. An online theatre. Currently supported using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England.

Recent Episodes

#22 Moderation by Alice McKee - performed by Freya MavorJune 14, 2021 Episode artwork #21 Send Nudes written and performed by Katie BurnettMay 21, 2021 Episode artwork #20 Bath Time by Daisy Hall - performed by Anna Chancellor and Jason WatkinsApril 29, 2021 Episode artwork #19 Sharp by Cat Kolubayev - performed by Aisling Franciosi and Troy AlexanderApril 09, 2021 Episode artwork #18 Tremors by Nadya Menuhin - performed by Tamsin GreigMarch 26, 2021 Episode artwork #17 Fib by Annie Williams - performed by Aimie AtkinsonMarch 10, 2021 Episode artwork #16 Box Ticking by Robert Darke - performed by Conor MacNeillFebruary 12, 2021 Episode artwork #15 Breech by Georgia Green - performed by Jessica ClarkJanuary 29, 2021 Episode artwork #14 The Utopians by Joe Regan - performed by Tom MothersdaleJanuary 14, 2021 Episode artwork #13 Shadows Burning by William Dobson - performed by Chris Lew Kum Hoi December 23, 2020 Episode artwork #12 Tenants by Marcus Orlandi - performed by Rachel StirlingDecember 10, 2020 Episode artwork #11 Arsehole by Louis Catliff - performed by Daniel PortmanNovember 26, 2020 Episode artwork #10 Wow! I Feel Nothing by Nicola Maclean - performed by Kate FleetwoodNovember 11, 2020 Episode artwork #9 Object by Theo Hristov - performed by Alex LawtherOctober 20, 2020 Episode artwork #8 Paper Thin by Eliot J Fallows - performed by Pearl MackieSeptember 30, 2020 Episode artwork #7 People Watching by Liam Kelly - performed by Steffan RhodriSeptember 11, 2020 Episode artwork #6 Severance Package by Freddie van der Velde - performed by Nicola CoughlanAugust 28, 2020 Episode artwork #5 O Sister, Where Art Thou? by Will Farrell - performed by Charlotte Ritchie and Justin EdwardsJuly 24, 2020 Episode artwork #4 Smoking Reduces Fertility by Ella Thompson - performed by Noma Dumezweni and Jessica BardenJuly 10, 2020 Episode artwork #3 The Last Manicure by Amy Baty - performed by Miriam MargolyesJune 18, 2020 Episode artwork #2 A Case of Mistaken Identity by Gus Crotty - performed by Toby Jones and Owen TealeMay 27, 2020 Episode artwork #1 Stuff by Alison Carr - performed by Sophie ThompsonMay 04, 2020 Episode artwork