Lockdown dramas – BBC 4 and BBC 1 – 30 June and 1 July

Communities Minister, Carál Ní Chuilín, today congratulated the local artists who created six innovative, new lockdown dramas for television called Splendid Isolation.

The brand-new five minute dramas, created during lockdown by leading writers, directors and actors from Northern Ireland, entitled Splendid Isolation: Lockdown Drama, explore the positive and negative aspects of social isolation and the lockdown caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. 

Commissioned by the Lyric Theatre Belfast and the BBC and supported by the Arts Council of Northern Ireland, the success of the dramas following their premier on BBC Two NI, will now be shared with audiences across the BBC Four network, reaching even more viewers across Northern Ireland and Britain..

See full statement at the link below

artscouncil-ni.org/news/minister-congratulates-local-artists-on-innovative-new-lockdown-dramas

Splendid Isolation: Lockdown Drama will be networked on BBC Four on Tuesday 30 June at 10.30pm, on BBC One on Wednesday 1st July at 11:20pm and afterwards on the BBC iPlayer.

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