The subject matter covered by documentaries often includes historical events, people of Influence. and current Issues. Doing research for the radio documentary may also nvolved finding people who have something to contribute to the documentary, either by providing an interview, a story, or any other bits of material that can give the show some added substance. When developing a social awareness project. especially one that is devoted to promoting HIWAIDS awareness, doing the proper research is mandatory! The information dispersed by such a show must be accurate, reliable, and current.
Radio drama Is a story told through sound alone The sound in the form of: Radio drama has a beginning . iddle and end. The beginning is everything. If this part of it does not work Listener will switch off the radio Movement and progress or climax must be suggested in radio through sounds The Plot : This is the story with lots of twists and turns.
Without a good plot you’re eating a souff© that has gone flat. Two sub plots would be interesting. Keep tne plots llnKea logically wltnln tne same play. The best system is a major and a minor storyline linked to one another.
Get them to come together at the end. Characters: Every character is equally important. But our main character must have the sympathy of the audience. Your audience has to identify with your main character. If this does not happen you have created a failure. Dialogue : Characters inform, argue, amuse, outrage, argue through the ebb and flow of dialogue. When we do we talk and that is how great radio plays are made….. by talking in dramatic dialogue Drama = conflict = audience. There has to be an emotional, financial, human, moral, physical struggle so your listeners can laugh or cry.