Episode 415 – The Dawn of Sarahs and Serendipity

serendipity audio fiction podcastHoly moley what a show we have for you this week!

Announcements:

AND – enough of an announcement to actually be a show this week, is the launch of the Serendipity podcast and the Sarah Awards, with serious ($2,000 first prize, $1,000 second prize, $500 third prize) funds for the winning works.  So you think you want to start a revolution?  Well, this one will not be televised, only podcast.

We feature the story-within-a-story of the inaugural episode of the podcast “Serendipity” and talk with creator and founder of The Sarahs, Ann Heppermann.

Radio Drama Revival – Episode 415 (Right click to download)

Locke & Key the Audio Drama Announced by Audible

Locke and Key Audio Drama

Continuing on a line of exciting new lines of purpose-made audio experiences (The Starling Project, Amok, The Child), Audible today announced (Via MTV) that the graphic novel series Locke & Key, an epic saga consisting of 6 original books, will … [Read more]

Episode 414 – Talking “Lockdown” with KC Wayland

We're Alive - Lockdown Audio Drama

This week we're talking LOCKDOWN, the expansion story to We're Alive set in the early days of the zombie apocalypse in the incredible claustrophobic, socially-volatile environment of a high security prison in Los Angeles. KC Wayland's Wayland … [Read more]

Episode 413 – Chasing Down the Rogue Era

Brad Lansky and the Rogue Era - Smart Sci-Fi Audio Adventure

We're pleased to welcome back the work of Protophonic / JD Venne in "Brad Lansky and the Rogue Era," the sixth part of the Brad Lansky sci-fi audio adventure series. Biological or ‘B-life’ was overtaken by A-life centuries ago and now the balance … [Read more]

Episode 412 – a FLURry of adventures

FLUR Blades of the Universe Audio Manga

Radio Drama Revival's 412th Episode features "FLUR" the first original "Audio Manga" we've been able to feast our ears on. The normal life of High School senior Lida Garuzo, had always been considered peaceful; filled with plenty of friends, good … [Read more]

Episode 411 – A Night with Confusion in the Dark

Theatre in the Dark Productions

This week we feature John Keck's "Theatre in the Dark" Productions, a fresh new entry to the audio drama scene with crisp production values, high-concept stories and sultry sounds and music. Of this week's tale, "The Night I Met Confusion" he … [Read more]

Episode 410 – Stan Freberg Retrospective

Stan Freberg and Grover, Courtesy, wikiCommons

This week, we mark the passing of legendary humorist Stan Freberg (1926 - 2015), whose influence on comedy - and radio comedy in particular - cannot be overstated. Speaking to the legacy of the fine Mr. Freberg is Radio Drama Revival guest host David … [Read more]

Episode 409 – Bracing for the Sting of the Dark Tower

sting of the dark tower cs lewis story

Thanks to Alicia Goranson (The Mask Of Inanna) for encouraging Peter Gruenbaum to submit this delightful re-imagining of an apocryphal work by C.S. Lewis, "The Sting of the Dark Tower" (not to be confused with Stephen King's Dark Tower!). C.S. … [Read more]

Episode 408 – A Tryst with the Digital Nymph

Cyber Bob and the Digital Nymph Radio Show

Eek!  Gasp!  The final Mark Time Radio Show by Great Northern Audio Theater! Well, at least they go out with a bang.  David Ossman of the Firesign Theatre returns one last time to the live raucous stage to play Cyber Bob, in Cyber Bob and the … [Read more]

BONUS: Radio Drama Revival Live from #SXSW2015

Radio Drama Revival Panel at #SXSW2015

Radio Drama Revival traveled to #SXSW2015 Interactive in Austin, Texas to talk to filmmakers about the joys of producing audio drama. We speak with panelists Sonia James, Patience Wieland, Matthew Boudreau as well as KC Wayland of "We're Alive" … [Read more]

Episode 407 – A Hadronic Adventure with the Gospel Hour

Hadron Gospel Hour - Radio Drama

Life is all well and good until the multiverse gets torn asunder. Whoops. Dr. “Oppenheimer” Valdini (Wentworth) has torn a rift in the fabric of the multiverse, and is trapped outside of spacetime in his sentient lab A.S.H. LE (Lisa McQuilkin), … [Read more]