Tidal Talk from the Rock Pool
Produced by Sarah Blunt, for the Natural History Unit.
Six 15-minute monologues:
- For a periwinkle (Bill Wallis)
- A hermit crab (Geoffrey Palmer)
- An anemone (Alison Steadman)
- A goby fish (Greg Proops)
- A limpet (Judi Dench) and a lug-worm (Tony Robinson). The limpet was shortlisted for a Sony Drama Award in 1997
In 2012, new recordings for Radio 4 were made in front of a live audience at the More Than Words festival in Bristol, with Samantha Bond and Sean Power taking over as the limpet and the goby fish.