The Blackshaw Arts Hour

The Blackshaw Arts Hour

Get all the backstage gossip, arts news, and reviews.  Wrap your ears around some radio drama every Sunday evening, with local theatre company, Blackshaw.

The Blackshaw Arts Hour is produced and presented by Iasha Chapman, who is often joined in the studio by Blackshaw’s Managing & Artistic Director, Ellie Pitkin, and resident film critic, Matt Boothman.

The show includes:

– regular features ‘Matt’s Movie Review’ and Vikki Weston’s ‘Arts Thing of The Week’

– interviews and studio visits from special guests: actors, directors, and other industry folk

– performances of radio plays, poetry, and fiction

– discussion of arts news in Wandsworth and London

Blackshaw Theatre is a professional production company working in London and the surrounding areas. We champion new writing and adaptations, but above all, we strive to produce quality theatre. Alongside our main productions, we run regular new writing nights.

To find out more about the company, and to listen again to The Blackshaw Arts Hour, visit

To get in touch, make a suggestion, or ask a question, email