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Gareth Stack

Gareth Stack is a writer, director and pioneering Irish podcaster. In 2005, while senior producer at Trinity FM, he co-created the first Irish internet TV show ‘Technolotics’. Since then he has developed numerous radio documentaries, dramas and podcasts for channels like Newstalk, RTE Lyric FM as well as local and regional radio. These include the award winning series ‘Mad Scientists of Music’, which explored the Irish experimental audio scene, and ‘The Wall in the Mind’ a murder mystery set at the fall of the Berlin wall, recorded on location using binaural sound. Gareth has worked as arts correspondent for programmes like Culture File & the Dave Fanning show, developed programmes for digital channels like Radiomade, and served as communications officer for the Association of Independent Radio Producers Ireland (AIRPI). Gareth currently teaches courses in Podcasting and ‘Storytelling Through Sound’. Recently he has begun creating work for stage. His last play ‘Mic Drop’, received positive reviews at the Scene & Heard festival. He completed a masters degree in broadcast production at IADT in 2017. All of his radio programmes, podcasts and short films are available online at https://garethstack.com/


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Radio Drama, Radio Documentary, Short Docs, Arts Reporting, Sound Editing, Field Recording, Tape Syncs, Podcasting, Voiceover


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