In this jam-packed week, we have the 3rd chapter of The Cleansed, followed quickly by our 2nd chunk of Six Suspects by Vikas Swarup, adapted by Ayeesha Menon and produced by acclaimed BBC Producer John Dryden. Vicky Rai, notorious son of a prominent Indian politician, shoots dead a waitress at a trendy Delhi restaurant. At a lavish society party to celebrate his … [Read more...] about Episode 271 – A Bit More on Those Six Suspects, And Chatting with John Dryden
Free Downloads of Contemporary Drama Radio Plays
Here is an archive of all of the 'drama' themed audio plays we have showcased over the years. All episodes are free to download, however if you like it we hope you'll explore more shows by the artist and support them.
First things first this week - a farewell nod to Peter Bergman, founding member of the legendary audio comedy troupe The Firesign Theatre, 1960s America's answer to Monty Python. Their antics, multi-track madness and bitingly absurd satire imprinted the minds of a generation and transformed the concept of 'radio theater.' The Washington Post featured a nice tribute, as did … [Read more...] about Episode 270 – Meeting Six Suspects, Farewell Nod to Peter
Sci-Fi February 2012 continues as guest host Captain Radio™ unleashes a super-sized podcast that treats our fans to the full-length stylized hard sci-fi excellence of Brad Lansky and the Anti-STARC. Following that, we'll hear an extended on-location (what else?) exclusive interview, featuring our own roaming host, Fred Greenhalgh, and one of the creative masterminds behind … [Read more...] about Episode 265 – Anti-STARC Realities
We conclude our series New Year, New Audio, as Captain Radio™ guest-hosts once more for Fred Greenhalgh traveling abroad in Africa. On tap for our feature is the Captain's own non-commercial redux of an episode from the very popular Old-Time Radio series, Challenge of the Yukon. Get ready for plenty of drama, intrigue, and action as your favorite Canadian Mountie and his furry, … [Read more...] about Episode 263 – North to the Yukon!
Captain Radio™ once again guest-hosts for vacationing Fred Greehalgh as we continue our series New Year, New Audio, which challenges you to step outside your past listening routine, to try something different for you. When you come across something new for you that you really like, share with others about it, so they can broaden their horizons as well. Last week we featuree … [Read more...] about Episode 262 – There Is A Field, Part 2