Ben R. Atkinson

Writer, Musician & Presenter

CV, Credits and Awards

Below you will find a list of Ben’s CV highlights, credits and awards.

Writing Credits

PhD Ethnomusicology and American Studies
University of Lincoln (2024 expected completion)

Me and My Boy: Non-Fiction, Biography
TBC (2022 expected completion)

Much Ado: Novel
TBC (2022 expected completion)

Charlie and the Moon: Interactive radio drama
Dreaming Tiger Productions, 2013

Brian The Lion: Short public information film
University of Lincoln, 2015

Recycled Heart: Short film
University of Lincoln, 2013

The Cheese Thief: Short film for Modern Foreign Language Education
Dreaming Tiger Productions, 2013

Rose: Radio drama
Dreaming Tiger Productions, 2012

Walking on Cinders: Novel
King Edward VII Press, 2010

The Kraken’s Curse: Novel
King Edward VII Press, 2008

Radio, TV and Film

Ben’s Country Music Show: Country, Americana and bluegrass radio show
International syndication, 2008 – present

The Music that Made Podcast
Spotify, 2020 – Present

Royal Progress: Radio documentary pilot
Tall Lime, 2016

The Easy Listening Show: Specialist music programme
103 The Eye, 2010 – 2015

Wadding International Air Show 2015: Documentary film
University of Lincoln, 2015

BBC Production Talent Pool Alumni
Class of 2014, BBC Media City

The Music That Made: Radio documentary programme, looking at the careers of prominent musicians and artists
Brayford Radio, 2012 – 2013

The Playlist: Radio programme premiering new indie and acoustic music
Brayford Radio, 2012 – 2013

Performance Credits

Bobby Child: Crazy For You
Grantham Operatic Society, 2022

Will Parker: Oklahoma
Grantham Operatic Society, 2020

Ensemble Cast (Eva’s brother): Evita
CAODS Lincoln, 2019

Mr Bernstein: Little Shop of Horrors
Newark Operatic Society, 2016

Dr. Grimwig: Oliver!
Newark Operatic Society, 2017

Lun Tha: The King and I
Newark Operatic Society, 2015

Awards

Outstanding Contribution to Student Experience
Falmouth University, 2018

Finalist, Best Digital Start Up (Tall Lime)
Lincs Digital Awards, 2016

Intern of the Year
University of Lincoln, 2014

Outstanding Contribution to the Lincoln School of Film and Media
University of Lincoln, 2013