Radio theater

Sinclair Lewis’ ‘It Can’t Happen Here’ as radio theater masterpiece – people’s world

Available on demand now through Sunday, November 8, and free to listeners (but donations are gratefully accepted), is the Berkeley Rep radio theater production of It can’t happen here. Written in 1935 during the rise of fascism in Europe, Sinclair…

ACT on Corona Radio Theater: ‘The Headlands’ – SF Symphony: CURRENTS – Elliot, A Soldier’s Fugue

This week on Open Air, KALW’s radio magazine for the performing arts from the Bay Area to Times of Corona, we welcome to the virtual stage of our Corona Radio Theater, members of the American Conservatory Theater, interpreting an excerpt…

SF Playhouse on Corona Radio Theater: ‘Wildwood Park’ – Cabrillo Festival – Schumann’s’ Dichterliebe

This week on Open Air, KALW’s radio magazine for Bay Area Performing Arts in Times of Corona, host David Latulippe welcomes back for his third appearance on the virtual stage of our Corona Radio Theater, the cast Susi Damilano and…

Quarantine radio theater draws inspiration from the past during pandemic

Professional theater artists have been unemployed since state and local authorities restricted large gatherings to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus. The continued closure of performance venues also stings people who view theater as a hobby. Community theater enthusiasts…

Sound success: KUNM’s long-standing Radio Theater “a beautiful thing to experience”

Illustration by Cathryn Cunningham / Journal Radio remains a powerful medium. This is why the KUNM Radio Theater program has been a success for many decades. In fact, it is one of the oldest radio theater programs in the country….

Coming soon to the Corona Radio Theater of Open Air: San Francisco Playhouse & “Sorry, wrong number”

This week on Open Air, KALW’s live radio magazine for Bay Area Performing Arts in Times of Corona, the virtual stage of Open Air’s Corona Radio Theater presents San Francisco Playhouse, and their production of one of the most famous…

Christmas Confidential: Tie the Laughter Bag at the Winter Radio Theater.

Tired of the same old holiday shows year after year? Has Rudolph’s red nose lost its shine and doesn’t ‘White Christmas’ look so bright? If so, maybe it’s time to turn the tube off for some vacation teasing live from…

WGTD radio theater presenting “Hercule Poirot: murder on the tumulus” | Arts & Theater

The WGTD Radio Theater, now in its 15th season, presents the 91.1 players in “Hercule Poirot: Murder on the Mounds”, an original murder mystery based on the famous Belgian crime series created by Agatha Christie ago 100 years. The show…

Catawba Alumni Establishes Radio Theater Company and Produces Holiday Comedy Radio Play

December 16, 2018 Category: Academics, Alumni, Events, Music, Sociology, Theater arts Three Catawba College alumni are celebrating the Christmas season with news that a comedy radio play they produced, “John Henry Holiday: Christmas Crimes Detective”, is literally airing on the…

“Steel Magnolias” in a hybrid radio-theater style at Popejoy

Inger Tudor is always up for a challenge. His latest is certainly appropriate. Tudor plays M’Lynn in the production of “Steel Magnolias” by LA Theater Works. Production stops at Popejoy Hall at 3 p.m. on Sunday, November 4. Tudor says…