January 26, 2016

News & Media

2019 News

PlayME is CBC’s Podcast Playlist’s Podcast Pick of the Week

(January 31, 2019)


PlayME featured on CBC’s The National: “Playing with New Podcasts”

(January 21, 2019)

“After years of being dominated by non-fiction, podcasts are turning to fiction to find new audiences…” In this feature, producers Laura Mullin and Chris Tolley and playwright Hannah Moscovitch speak with The National’s Tashana Reid.


2018 News

Fiction podcasts are giving new form to the old art of the radio drama

CBC News (December 28, 2018)


PlayME on CBC’s with Tom Power (Nov 6, 2018)

PlayME podcast takes listeners into the world of theatre without visuals



Listen to PlayME on CBC’s national radio news program, The World at Six

(December 28, 2018)



“It’s what makes theatre unique, but also its Catch-22: the performance happens in the moment and then it’s gone….But what if it doesn’t have to disappear, thanks to digital technology?”

Thank you to the Toronto Star for their fabulous feature on PlayME from CBC Podcasts!




Thank you Webbys!

The International Academy of Digital Arts and Science has chosen PlayME from CBC Podcasts as a Webby Award Honouree!



Laura and Chris sat down with Brent Bambury in February to talk all things PlayME from CBC Podcasts! Thanks to CBC and the Day 6 team for a terrific feature.

Listen here.






PlayME from CBC Podcasts is currently charting on iTunes, with over half a million listeners from over 80 different countries.




See what the media is saying about PlayME from CBC Podcasts:

From 2017:

Globe and Mail

CBC Here and Now (Audio)

CBC Ottawa Morning (Audio)

Now Magazine


From 2016:

The Toronto Star

Metro Toronto

The Theatre Reader

Creative Manitoba

Our London

CBC Radio