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!
With the New Year upon us, we seek to capture one last audio gem from 2011: the new illuminated audiobook Swordspoint, directed and produced by Sue Zizza and narrated by the author, Ellen Kushner. This dashing audio adventure is further complemented by a full suite of actors including Dion Graham, Katherine Kellgren, Robert Fass, Nick Sullivan, and Simon Jones. We speak Sue … [Read more...] about Episode 259 – Illuminating Swordspoint’s Daring-Do with Ellen Kushner and Sue Zizza
In our first ever Passover holiday show, today we feature the breathtaking original show The Witches of Lublin by Sue Media Productions, featuring a star-studded cast including Tovah Feldshuh, Simon Jones, Neil Gaiman and Barbara Rosenblat with a supporting cast of New York's finest audio actors, and fresh music by leading klezmer musicians. Drawing on traditions of Jewish … [Read more...] about Episode 222 – Witches of Lublin Visit for Passover
Graphic - FunGraphix.com | Theme music - Shane Lamb Title: William’s Leap For Freedom Producer: SueMedia Productions Type: Historical Drama Genre: Biographical-Literary Availability: Donation – SueMedia Productions / ZBS Greetings, Audionauts – Captain Radio here with a review of SueMedia Productions’s William’s Leap For Freedom. Within his lifetime, William Wells … [Read more...] about Captain Radio Review: William’s Leap For Freedom
Hat trick to Jonathan Lowe, who turned me on to his interview with Sue Zizza, which is also a small treatise to the state of the craft and its future. The article starts a bit slow, with an oft-used example of the War of the Worlds, but as we get into it Sue drops some great tips: "The acoustic space is not the same [on CDs] as the space where the actors record, and you … [Read more...] about Sue Zizza: “People will Seek Out Audio Drama”