Radio Drama Revival
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Contemporary audio drama never sounded so good! Feast your ears on a good story on the weekly podcast, Radio Drama Revival. Featuring top-quality productions from around the globe by the best amateurs and professional producers on the globe. Hosted by Fred Greenhalgh, award-winning audio dramatist and one of the biggest promoters of online radio drama.
||Episode 370 – A Visit to “Any Other Dublin”||New month, new theme, and we turn the page to Ireland, where we relish the devastatingly human portrayal of ordinary Dubliner in Gareth Stack's "Any Other Dublin." - Any Other Dublin tells the story of six Dublin characters surviving the recession...||7 3 14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 369 – A Trip to Lesotho, and a Troll of Stony Brook||While Fred is back in the U.S. of A, he's spiritually still in Lesotho, so he shares a few more sounds, memories, and a killer interview he got with a local band while in the "Magic Mountain Kingdom." - The band Sotho Sounds consists of local herdsboy...||28 2 14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 368 – Return of Severed Threads (3 of 3)||Part 3 of 3 Fred's final entry from Lesotho on a spell-binding sunrise as he presents the encore retelling of John Dryden's masterful 3-part drama Severed Threads. - Vengeance is all that's on schoolboy Ben's mind as he pieces together the events sur...||14 2 14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 367 – Return of Severed Threads (2 of 3)||Part 2 of 3 Fred is in South Africa and in bleary eyed wonder posts up an encore retelling of John Dryden's masterful 3-part drama Severed Threads. - When journalist Prem Sharma rescues a child working in a textile factory outside Delhi,||2 2 14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 366 – Return of Severed Threads (1 of 3)||Part 1 of 3 Fred is in South Africa and in bleary eyed wonder posts up an encore retelling of John Dryden's masterful 3-part drama Severed Threads. - When journalist Prem Sharma rescues a child working in a textile factory outside Delhi,||24 1 14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 365 – A War on Poverty and Waiting for A Window||Our recap/celebration series continues, this time with Fred grabbing the mic to do his own blatant self-promotion... First, the 2010 satirical "War on Poverty" lampooning American geo-politics and media, followed up by the 2008 Gold Ogle Winning "Waiti...||17 1 14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 364 – The Return of Salmon of Blackpool (Part 2 of 2)||Part 2 of 2 - Conclusion of Crazy Dog Audio Theatre's "The Salmon of Blackpool." - Johnny Gallagher is a world famous movie star from Cork, Ireland, and he also dying slowly from a debilitating, fatal disorder.||10 1 14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 363 – The Return of Salmon of Blackpool (Part 1 of 2)||Holy crap! Radio Drama Revival is entering its 8th year! In celebration, we are playing some of our favorite selections from years past... starting with a bit of a cheat, a show that kicked off our second year,||3 1 14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 362 – Christmas Blizzards and Chanukah Miracles||This week a post-holiday treat from Playing on Air, a showcase for contemporary short plays produced for radio in New York City by a team of theater professionals. - This episode consists of three short plays - The Blizzard, a mystery thriller,||27 12 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 361 – Adventures with Neal Henderson in Our Fair City||Part 2 of 2 - Policies and policettes, we at Radio Drama Revival take heart in the warm gripping hands of the Hartlife Corporation, proudly providing YOU with all the life you will ever need. And if you want a little bit more? Well...||20 12 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 360 – Revisiting Our Fair City…||Policies and policettes, we at Radio Drama Revival take heart in the warm gripping hands of the Hartlife Corporation, proudly providing YOU with all the life you will ever need. And if you want a little bit more? Well...||13 12 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 359 – Springheel’d Jack Sashays Our Way||In mid 19th-century London, a ghastly monster stalks the streets of London. No one is safe from the demonic apparition that will come to be known as 'Springheel'd Jack.' Constable Jonah Smith is hot on the trail,||8 12 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 358 – Riding the River and Cleansed||Week 3 of our focus on The Cleansed; this week we have back-to-back episodes from Season 2 of The Cleansed which is now available for pre-order through Blackstone Audiobooks. - Season two of this postapocalyptic saga opens with a motley band of heroes...||29 11 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 356 – A Great Cleansing is Coming||This week The Cleansed returns to Radio Drama Revival, bringing us back to the end of the world, which begins in a time not-so-distant from now. - The scathing, unremitting prologue episode "The Breaking" introduces the characters John Prophet,||15 11 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 355 – FinalRune Halloween Horror Redux||For the month of October, Fred has been hiding under a rock working on the new Season of The Cleansed - but lest you forget our love of the undead, we feature a rebroadcast of our 2009 LIVE to air Halloween horror radio show,||1 11 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 354 – “The Ram King” Roars from Beyond the Pale||From the pen of Joe Maggio, we have for you today a special dark treat from the audio horror collection Tales from Beyond the Pale. The show is The Ram King, about a boy named Lassa who gets himself into trouble by fermenting a strange and powerful ch...||25 10 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 353 – Entering the “Hungry Hollow” with Campfire Radio Theater||Our audio horror 'treats' continue this week with a new discovery (to us) - the fantastic talents of Campfire Radio Theater. - The tale we have for you today is the spooky classic ghost-story with fresh take tale "Hungry Hollow.||18 10 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 352 – Entering ‘Purgatory’ and Down Deep Looking for a Wine Cask…||This week's show we feature a few horror classics - first, the WB Yeats controversial classic "Purgatory," about an old man and a boy standing outside the charred remains of a house, where souls don't rest easy.||10 10 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 351 – Digging up a Dose of ‘Wormwood’||We are thrilled that the razorblade-sharp-whit-theyre-coming-for-you-and-UFOs-really-landed-and-stole-your-grandma-kinda-sorta-maybe-radio-drama Nightvale has become a sensation. From the poorly lit studio of a strange,||4 10 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 350 – Crazy Dog Devils and Haunted Lighthouses||Is it that close to Halloween alREADY? Fred stumbles out of the woods of Maine to sing the praises of Roger Gregg's new short drama-poetry-music-videos that have appeared on YouTube... which are stripped of their distracting visuals and fed to you in ...||27 9 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 349 – Discovering “The Necklace” with Chatterbox Audio Theater||This week we visit 19th century France in English - and French! - through a skilled alliance of Chatterbox Audio Theater and Rhodes College. The adaptation of Guy de Maupassant's classic short story tells the story of Mathilde,||20 9 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 348 – Trying to Find Mother and Discovering a Paradox||This week we experience the offbeat audio musical Paradox, written by New York based filmmaker Jack Feldstein. Jack's already well versed in the offbeat; his process of filmmaking consists of 'neonizing' live action or animation footage to create a wh...||15 9 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 347 – Talking Neverwhere with Dirk Maggs||Regular host Fred Greenhalgh stumbles out of the woods of Maine to thank Sibby Wieland and to get cranking on an exclusive interview with Producer Dirk Maggs about the digital download release of the phenomenal audio adaptation of Neverwhere by Neil Ga...||6 9 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 346 – Dragon*Con weekend; we spell Destiny “Ace Galaksi”||Sibby Wieland from Sound Stages Radio and Noir Dame Productions returns to host the last podcast in August, direct from Dragon*Con, and the Atlanta Sheraton, one of the con's magnificent host hotels. Audio drama certainly has its part in this pan-confe...||31 8 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Future of Audio Drama – Virtual Panel||Showcasing the diversity and vitality of modern audio drama||30 8 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 345 – Curious Blasts from the Past – and Future – with Curious Echo||This week we enjoy some well-aged podcast drama from Curious Echo Radio, two episodes from the 2008 serial "The Moon Wraith", as well as an episode of the more recent (futuristic, you might say!) "Frank Gadsen, Personal Injury Lawyer of the Future." -||24 8 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 344 – Kaboom! Supernatural noir with Harry Strange, and Stan Freberg’s tale of breaking into Hollywood||Harry Strange is a noir detective of a different stripe - solving supernatural crimes. Weird frequencies come to a head with "Kaboom!", an episode from that podcast's second season. - Then, we tune into a fun interview segment from "Stu's Show,||16 8 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 343 – Kristin Cato’s “Dreaming Fire” and “The Lighted Bridge”||This week we spotlight the evocative audio drama of writer, director, and filmmaker Kristin Cato. Based in the San Francisco Bay Area, Cato is a experienced filmmaker, whose shorts have been seen at U.S. and overseas film festivals.||9 8 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 342 – Down the rabbit hole with Voices in the Wind||This week we follow the adventures of Alice in Wonderland, a full cast Voices in the Wind production which features a new original song, "My Garden Back at Home". Georgia Lee Schultz stars as Alice; Barbara Rosenblat is featured as the Queen.||3 8 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 341 – A Word from Our Spacey Sponsors||This week we feature the second half of the 2003 'radio movie' Not from Space, a satire of commercial radio that pioneered the internet-era of audio drama and was heard nationally on XM Satellite Radio. Winner of the Mark Time Award and Communicator A...||26 7 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 340 – Still Reporting, but Not From Space…||This week we continue our theme of out-of-this-world productions with the 2003 'radio movie' Not from Space, a satire of commercial radio that pioneered the internet-era of audio drama and was heard nationally on XM Satellite Radio. -||19 7 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 339 – Our Fair City Live||This week we continue our coverage of the audio drama awesomeness that happened at CONvergence 2013 with a feature of Our Fair City's live show, the Archibald Funnypants Variety Hour. - Knowledge of the Our Fair City universe is helpful,||13 7 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 338 – War of the Worlds Anniversary Contest Winners||Reporting live from Convergence Con 2013, Craig Finseth, Matthew Boudreau, and Fred Greenhalgh get together to announce the winners of the 75th Anniversary War of the Worlds radio contest. - We received 10 entries from 4 countries,||6 7 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 337 – Raymond Chandler’s Lost “Goldfish” and an Otherworld Interview||We continue our tour of radio noir by featuring a radio drama adaptation of Raymond Chandler's "Goldfish," the first Philip Marlowe short story, recorded entirely on location in the Pacific Northwest where Chandler originally set it.||28 6 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 336 – This Time, It’s An Open Season||Our summer noir theme returns with FinalRune's 2010 production of Open Season, the pilot episode of a series based on the books by Archer Mayor and featured in the Wall Street Journal. - An old lady tormented by lewd phone calls blasts a man with a sh...||20 6 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 335 – Privileged At the Swordspoint||This week we celebrate the Audie-award win (Audio Drama category) of Swordspoint, written by Ellen Kushner and produced by SueMedia Productions. - Swordspoint is a tale of derring-do in the city of Riverside, where men live and die by the sword.||16 6 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 334 – This Thing of Ours is Looking for a Boss||June is unofficially dubbed 'mystery drama month,' kicking off with a BANG with the 70s Noir New York Mafia Drama "Thing Thing of Ours" by Scott Spaulding's Decorated Air Theater. - Tensions are high within the Colombo Crime Family as gunshots ring ou...||8 6 13||Free||View In iTunes|
A Great Show!
A great show by Fred Greenhalgh!
showcasing the best radio dramas from across the globe. It has lead me to some really fantastic gems that I also subscribe to. I urge you to subscribe if you are interested in radio drama.
A great place to listen to a huge variety of radio drama. I've found a few really good radio drama series's through radio drama revival and I listened to them here first.