Michael Voysey Foundation

Playwright and Writer for TV and Radio

The Plays

A selection of plays written, devised or adapted by Michael Voysey, with series, serials and single plays adding up to over 150 Broadcast TV plays.


Barnaby Rudge BBC TV Chronicles of Clovis BBC TV
Daisy Bates BBC TV David Copperfield BBC T
Persuasion BBC TV The Ghetto BBC TV
Father Brown (Series) BBC TV The Railway Children (Series) BBC TV
The Maitland Scandal BBC TV Member of the Family BBC TV
Young Timothy BBC TV Jorrocks BBC TV Series
The Orchid Trilogy Aus Mangel an Beweisen DTV
Imperial Palace BBC (Writers Guild Award) Death of a Tom ABC Picture Corporation
The Strong are Lonely, Granada TV My Astonishing Self – One man show on the life of Bernard Shaw. Staged at the Edinburgh Festival; Criterion Theatre, London; Broadway, New York; Malvern Festival and the Dublin Festival. With Max Adrian as GBS.
The Corner House Thames TV Bernadette Soubirous (Bernadette of Lourdes)
Amorous Goldfish BBC TV The Dance Dress BBC TV
Woman of Property BBC TV The Honest Man,BBC TV
Old Wives Tale BBC TV Life & Work of Gilbert and Sullivan BBC TV (Series)
Collette’s “Cherie” BBC TV (Series) Last of Cherie (Series)
Middlemarch BBC TV (Series) Who do you think you are? Prince Hal.
The Scapegoat BBC TV Abigail BBC TV
Invitation to the Waltz Wives and Daughters
Cranford BBC (Serial) Corner House Thames TV
The White Rabbit BBC TV Victorian Trials (Series)
Woman in White (1966)

Additional credits include numerous radio plays and short stories.