It's About Time - A time-travel comedy, modern audio drama
By The Cardinal James Show
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Join Charlie and Steve on a time travel adventure as they seek their fame and fortune and maybe cause a calamity or two. This bi-weekly audio drama, comedy really, reveals what happens when two bumbling idiots are given the keys to time travel.
||ExplicitS02E13-Wedding Bell Blues||The paperwork is complete, all the legalities have been met, and the day has come. Wedding bells are ringing for Steve and McNish. Can they really save the world from Ragnarok? And, while they’re off saving the world, what are Lester, Sergei,||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS02E12-Bachelor Party – A classic Las Vegas celebration, time travel-style||Steve has found himself a bride, even if just for a day. That means it’s time for all the trappings of a wedding, including a bachelor party in classic Vegas style. While Steve and Charlie try to stay out of trouble,||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS02E11-The Great Wall – Travel through time to meet Genghis Kahn and take a tour of the Great Wall||Some people will go a very Long Wei just to run a very long way. And then there’s family. For which we also will travel a long way. All that’s to say that a visit to China and the Great Wall are in store for a pair of intrepid travelers. Oh,||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS02E10-When They Were Kings – A trip through time to King Arthur’s Court||We all know how some people take great pride in their lineage. When a trip to the Middle Ages reveals Charlie’s true heritage, it’s a race for the throne of England, but can Charlie hold onto it while surrounded by enemies?||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS02E09-Take Me Out to the Ballgame||Pages of the calendar float by like leaves in the wind and the Boys of Summer turn their thoughts to the Fall Classic. That’s right, we’re talking baseball – America’s Favorite Game. Arguably, of course. When a friendly office softball game heat||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS02E08-Rome If You Want To||With things patched up between Charlie and Stephanie, all that’s left is setting a date. Any date, really. Meanwhile, Steve takes a client on a bender through ancient Rome. Will she give him the experience of a lifetime or is she just lyin?||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS02E07-Now That’s What I Call Podcasting||With Charlie’s love life down the tubes it seems like a good time to take up a hobby. Can he resolve things with Stephanie in record time? In other news, Steve is off through the portal for a little Down Under action with McNish.||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS02E06-Rockettes Red Glare Pt 2 – Time travel to save America from the Red Scare in this sci-fi comedy episode||A client gets mixed up with a Communist plot to take over the United States during the Cold War. Can Steve and Charlie save both her and the future of America? Will Lady Liberty show her true colors? Tune in to the second part of The Rockettes Red Glare||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS02E05-Rockettes Red Glare Pt 1 – Get all sci-fi with an alternate timeline threat to the Red, White, and Blue.||When a young dancer wants to hit it big, Steve and Charlie send her back to the 60s to become a Rockette at Radio City Music Hall. She’s not the only one with a particular desire to tap into stardom, though.||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS02E04-Beyond Endurance – Time travel to Antarctica to unlock the portals!||Tired of being relegated to time travel tourists with nothing to bring back but memories, Steve and Charlie decide to seek out the keys to controlling the portals. Can they succeed in earnest or will their goals get put on ice?.||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS02E03-Deep Note – Travel through time for timeless advice from the world’s greatest lovers.||Things at the travel agency are finally back to normal. Or are they? Margie is still trapped in time, Charlie’s in love, and Steve… Wait! Steve’s getting married? It’s going to take some of the most renowned masters of romance in history to figu||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS02E02 – Off the Clock – Discover the key to time travel in this comedy adventure||Steve has been sprung from jail, but Anna is still missing, and Margie is lost as well. Charlie showed some quick thinking to get his partner free, but can he put all the pieces together before it’s too late? As long as the travel agency is close,||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS02E01-Lost and Bound – The sci-fi comedy audio drama picks up where season 1 left off||Steve and Charlie in jail, Anna taken captive by the nefarious Branch, and Margie and Rick traveling through time trying to put all the pieces together. That pretty much describes the beginning of Season 2 of It’s About Time.||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitActor’s Roundtable – The actors of this sci-fi comedy audio drama discuss season 1||Charlie, Steve, Ryan, Sarah, Raul, and Laila – some of the It’s About Time actors – discuss the fun and challenges of performing Season 1 of the show.||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitWriters Roundtable – A behind-the-scenes look at this sci-fi comedy audio drama from the writer’s perspective||The It’s About Time writers – Charlie, Steve, Doug, and Rob – discuss the fun and challenges in bring Season 1 to life as well as some of the (very vague) plans for Season 2. There are some Season 1 spoilers,||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E13-Missing Inaction – The season finale ends in murder||When a well-ordered wayfarer wanders away, Steve and Charlie are left wondering what went wrong. That’s only the beginning of their trouble though as their efforts go Missing Inaction. Tune in to the Season 1 Finale of It’s About Time!||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E12 – What the Flap? – A trip to the Roaring 20’s||A high-society gal needs to visit the Roaring 20’s and, by gum, she’s not going alone. Can Steve ensure that this customer is satisfied? Can Charlie gain the respect he feels the Hyphenbridge name deserves?||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E11 – Fort Sumthin’ – Civil War reenactors get to visit the real thing.||When the Agency’s funds suddenly dry up, Charlie and Steve decide to pitch a trip for Civil War reenactors to where it all began – Fort Sumter. Are they off-base or did they hit a homerun? And what will Margie do with her mom in town for a visit and||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E10 – Hey Bable! – Time travel back to consult with Hammurabi.||No one ever said a divorce was easy. While it’s always a good idea to quit Facebook, hit the gym, and lawyer up, not all lawyers are equal. If you want the best you’ll want the guy who started it all. May I bring the court’s attention to Hammurabi||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E09 – Dino Might? Disco and dinosaurs are featured in this sci-fi comedy episode||Given a time portal, how far back would you go? Last week? Last year? All the way back to the days of, gasp!, Disco? Or would you go further still? Grab your platform shoes and gold chains and join Charlie and Steve as they push the boundaries of space.||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E08 – The Philosophy Of Funny||What makes a thing “funny”? Slapstick? Pratfalls? Subtle commentary on a bourgeois society under pressure from a strident proletariat? Journey back in time with Charlie and Steve as they seek to uncover the birth of humor in The Philosophy of Funny.||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E07-Yule Be Sorry – Christmas vacation at the time travel agency||Tired of long lines at the airport, Steve and Charlie decide to step through the portal for their Christmas vacations, while Margie has an unexpected visit at the massage parlor. Spend the holidays with the crew of It’s About Time Travel Agency.||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E06-Flashback – Travel back in time to when Charlie and Steve first met in this sci-fi comedy||How did 2 such different people become what can only be roughly called good friends? And what’s up with the song lyrics? Join Charlie and Steve as they flashback to that first time they met. Also journey back to Ellis Island to celebrate a family reun||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E05-For Love of Royal Danish – Time travel to Denmark to steal a Faberge Egg||There are eggs, and there are Eggs. The finest of these were the Imperial Faberge eggs, made for Tsar Alexander III. Many of these finely crafted eggs are housed in museums or the occasional private collection. Some, however,||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E04-Dewey Decimated – A time travel adventure in the great Library of Alexandria||December, 48BC – The forces of Caesar and Cleopatra battle King Ptolemy XIII in Alexandria. Though victorious, Caesar is blamed for setting the great Library of Alexandria on fire, resulting in the destruction of one of the greatest treasures of human||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E03-Bride of Dracula – A trip back to Transylvania to raise sales at Halloween||Still looking for a way to leverage the power of the portal for profit, Charlie and Steve enter into an unholy deal with one of the most sinister men in history.||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E02-The Heist – This sci-fi serial continues with a trip to rob Blackbeard the Pirate.||After Charlie suggests they use the portal to get rich, he and Steve find themselves face to face with Blackbeard the Pirate.||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E01-HelpWanted – The start of our time travel audio drama||When a mysterious man from her past shows up unexpectedly, Anna is forced to flee, leaving Steve and Charlie to guard her secret. What could go wrong?||4/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
I don't listen to much sci fi, but this new podcast on time travel is very funny! I would highly recommend it.
Abbot & Costello Meets Firesign Theatre in 2014
Ok, so the reference is too old for anyone under 50 but the point is that if you like great comedy, incredible writing, amazing creativity, spectacular voice actors in the tradition of the finest comedic actors of radio, TV and film of the last 75 years, listen to and subscribe to this podcast. Period.
A new take on time travel
Very engaging show with multiple storylines and interesting characters. Great voice work and professionally mixed. This one is a keeper. Can't wait for future episodes.