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A Birth; Noah; Master Builder; and The Warming Force are available at a price of £7.00 each direct from the author.

The writings of James Bryce

Professionally, James started writing as a record reviewer with "Z" magazine, but he has always written articles, poetry, dramatic scripts, song lyrics, and whimsies.

In addition, he does occasional reviews for The Leisure Review.

James' output over the last few years is detailed here.

Writings for radio

ProgrammeSeriesDirectorCompany
Hopscotch (23 programmes) Monique Lockhart / Irene BainBBC Radio Scotland
Sustainability (2 plays)Scottish Resources 7-9Monique LockhartBBC Radio Scotland
Safety and TravelScottish Resources 7-9Monique LockhartBBC Radio Scotland
Mary SlessorScottish Resources 7-9Monique LockhartBBC Radio Scotland
Travel Time China Marc RiccartsBBC Radio Scotland
FriendsStop, think and wonderMonique LockhartBBC Radio Scotland
Respect of PlaceStop, think and wonderMonique LockhartBBC Radio Scotland
RakshabandanStop, think and wonderMonique LockhartBBC Radio Scotland
The parable of the two sonsStop, think and wonder Monique LockhartBBC Radio Scotland

Reviews and articles

Leisure Review

  • Record reviews in Aberdeen
  • Sport and Politics
  • Article on Steve Hackett and the Queens Hall
  • Article on Madrid
  • Article on the effect of the Olympics
  • Review of "Design and Democracy" at the Scottish Parliament
  • Review of Drawabout at the Edinburgh Fringe

Oscholars

  • Review of Matthew Bourne's "Dorian Gray"

The Scotsman

  • Theatrical Tours

Theatre Scotland

  • 21st Night (on touring China with 12th Night)

Self and Scociety

  • Review of "The Polarity Process: Energy as healing art" by Franklyn Stills

Other writings

The Warming Force

A story with activities for the audience, suitable for all ages. First performed at the Scottish International Children's festival 1992.

The Master Builder

A story with activities for the audience, suitable for all ages. First performed at the Scottish International Children's festival 1992.

Noah

A short dramatic script with music based on the Bible story of Noah, and suitable for children from ages 4 to 14.

A Birth

A short dramatic script with music based on the Nativity, and suitable for children from ages 4 to 14.

The Hobbit

A dramatised version of the book, suitable for a cast of up to about 50 children, with songs and music.