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WORD.PLAY has been commissioned by the German states of North Rhine Westphalia and Brandenburg to produce programmes for the remembrance of World War 1 in 2014, the Orient Express Festival 2015, children's festivals, the Political Round Table of the Berliner Senat to name just a few. They've produced many programmes covering contemporary, best-selling, classic & world literature.

WORD.PLAY is flexible with programming & happy to discuss event ideas, plus any particular needs with the event host directly.


Pereira Maintains - Antonio Tabucchi 

The Postman - Antonio Skármeta

Broken Time (Collection of writing inspired by Jazz)

Naartjie (Peeled Fruit - Short Stories from South African Shores)

Icelandic Sagas

The Harp in the South - Ruth Park

High-Rise - J.G.Ballard

Empire of the Sun - J.G.Ballard

Died in the Wool - Ngaio Marsh

Owls do Cry - Janet Frame

Leaves of the Banyan Tree - Albert Wendt

Dear Life - Alice Munro

Further programmes to be released asap. Please don't hesitate to contact us with your ideas.


Giraffe's Can't Dance! - Giles Andreae

The Tiger Who Came to Tea - Judith Kerr

Where the Wild Things Are - Maurice Sendak

Lost and Found - Oliver Jeffers

Here We Are - Oliver Jeffers

The Velveteen Rabbit - Margery Williams

Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls - Elena Favilli

Northern Lights - Philip Pullman

Further programmes to be released asap. Please check back for updates & get in touch with any requests.


The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time - Mark Haddon

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas - John Boyne

The Book Thief - Markus Zusak

Additional programmes to be updated asap. Please check back for updates.

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