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  • Power Struggle

    Power Struggle

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Decoder Ring Theatre
    Duration: 00:28:00

    When the poster boy for duality gone wrong returns with old scores to settle, the entire city is in his crosshairs! There's only one man who could stop him, and for once, he doesn't wear a bright red mask or leap off rooftops in the company of redheaded squirrels. Who will emerge victorious in this. ... [ more ]

  • Desencantos

    Desencantos

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Foreign Language Titles,Other
    Author: Joaquim Maria Machado De Assis
    Duration: 00:50:31

    Desencantos é uma curta peça em dois atos, obra da juventude de Machado de Assis, publicada muito antes do seu livro de poemas, Crisálidas e de seus muito famosos romances. (Sumário escrito por Leni) ... [ more ]

  • Les Misérables Vol. 5

    Les Misérables Vol. 5

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Victor Hugo
    Duration: 13:17:02

    This is book 5 of 5. -- An ex-convict breaks parole and starts a new life as a righteous man, but is pursued by a police inspector. Along the way, the ex-convict joins a revolution, adopts a daughter, and beats people up. Hooray. (Summary by smileyman457) ... [ more ]

  • NPR Funniest Driveway Moments

    NPR Funniest Driveway Moments

    Genre: Comedy,Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Various Authors
    Duration: 02:11:00

    What's a driveway moment? It's when you're so captivated by a story on NPR that you stay in your car to hear it to the end—even if you're sitting in your own driveway. For years, listeners have written to NPR to describe such moments. Some are serious, some are touching, and some, like the stories i ... [ more ]

  • Doll's House

    Doll's House

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Henrik Ibsen
    Duration: 02:31:34

    A Doll's House, written two years after The Pillars of Society, was the first of Ibsen's plays to create a sensation and is now perhaps his most famous play, and required reading in many secondary schools and universities. The play was highly controversial when first published, as it is sharply crit ... [ more ]

  • Twilight's Last Gleaming

    Twilight's Last Gleaming

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Harry Shearer
    Duration: 00:24:00

    Harry Shearer’s parody of a presidential election. In this fantasy, Bob Dole Jr. faces off against a wrestler named Greenberg as they fight for one family’s votes by camping out in their living room. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring Fran Adams, Ed Begley Jr., Judyann Elder ... [ more ]

  • As You Like It

    As You Like It

    Genre: Dramatization,Shakespeare
    Author: William Shakespeare
    Duration: 02:27:00

    A full cast audio performance of Shakespeare's: As You Like It. ... [ more ]

  • Julius Caesar

    Julius Caesar

    Genre: Dramatization,Shakespeare
    Author: William Shakespeare
    Duration: 02:29:51

    William Shakespeare's The Tragedy of Julius Caesar, based on true events, concerns the conspiracy against Julius Caesar, his assassination in 44 BC, and its immediate aftermath. Probably written in 1599 and among the first of Shakespeare's plays to be performed at the Globe Theater, Julius Caesar is ... [ more ]

  • Murder in the Casbah and The Tankerville Club

    Murder in the Casbah and The Tankerville Club

    Genre: Radio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Anthony Boucher
    Duration: 02:02:00

    From 1939 to 1946 Americans gathered around the radio to listen to The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes-featuring Basil Rathbone as the high-strung crime-solver and Nigel Bruce as his phlegmatic assistant, Dr. Watson. Witty, fast-paced and always surprising, these great radio plays, written b ... [ more ]

  • Resurrection Men

    Resurrection Men

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Ian Rankin
    Duration: 01:52:00

    A new BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatisation of Ian Rankin's novel. Rebus is ordered to join a team working on an old case, but someone on the team wants it to remain unsolved. Meanwhile, the murder of an art dealer draws Sergeant Clarke into an encounter with a notorious gangster - that Rebus is also ... [ more ]

  • Radio Crimes: Inspector McLevy Mysteries: For Unto Us & The Trophy Club

    Radio Crimes: Inspector McLevy Mysteries: For Unto Us & The Trophy Club

    Genre: Radio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: David Ashton
    Duration: 01:27:00

    BBC Radio 4 Drama, starring Brian Cox and Siobhan Redmond. For Unto Us It is Christmas, but McLevy doubts that peace on Earth and goodwill to all men will apply among the criminal fraternity of Leith... Sure enough, as snow falls on the cobbled streets, the Inspector and Constable Mulhollan ... [ more ]

  • Sweeney Todd and the String of Pearls: An Audio Melodrama in Three Despicable Acts

    Sweeney Todd and the String of Pearls: An Audio Melodrama in Three Despicable Acts

    Genre: Horror,Fiction,Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Historical Fiction,Dark Fantasy & Monster
    Author: Yuri Rasovsky
    Duration: 02:21:00

    According to legend, Sweeney Todd had his barber shop in London, where he robbed and murdered more than 150 customers. He disposed of their remains at a bakery where they supplied the stuffing for meat pies, the favorite lunch of the locals. The man you lunched with yesterday could be your lunch tod ... [ more ]

  • Saint Joan: A Chronicle Play in Six Scenes and an Epilogue

    Saint Joan: A Chronicle Play in Six Scenes and an Epilogue

    Genre: Dramatization,Stage Plays
    Author: Bernard Shaw
    Duration: 03:17:00

    Joan of Arc, a village girl from the Vosges, was born about 1412—burnt for heresy, witchcraft, and sorcery in 1431—rehabilitated after a fashion in 1456—designated Venerable in 1904—declared Blessed in 1908—and finally canonized in 1920. She is the most notable Warrior- ... [ more ]

  • Luke Slaughter of Tombstone

    Luke Slaughter of Tombstone

    Genre: Fiction,Western,Radio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Various Authors
    Duration: 08:00:00

    Produced and directed by William N. Robson (Calling All Cars , Fort Laramie), Luke slaughter of Tombstone was one of the many adult westerns to debut on radio during the mid-1950s. The series tells the tale of a former Civil War cavalry officer who became a successful cattleman in the Arizona te ... [ more ]

  • Antony and Cleopatra

    Antony and Cleopatra

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Shakespeare
    Author: William Shakespeare
    Duration: 03:24:00

    Mark Antony, one of the three rulers of the Roman world, has become the thrall of the fascinating Cleopatra. Affairs of state call him to Rome, but the attractions of the queen of Egypt prove impossible to resist. From one of history’s greatest love stories Shakespeare builds this magnificent traged ... [ more ]

  • Taming of the Shrew

    Taming of the Shrew

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Shakespeare
    Author: William Shakespeare
    Duration: 02:18:00

    Love and wit conquer all in Shakespeare’s sparkling comedy of self-delusion and disguise. Padua holds many suitors for the hand of fair Bianca, but Bianca may not be married until her spinster sister, Kate, is wed. Could any man be rash enough to take on Kate? The witty adventurer Petruch ... [ more ]

  • Anna in the Tropics

    Anna in the Tropics

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Nilo Cruz
    Duration: 01:49:00

    This poignant and poetic Pulitzer Prize winning play captures 1929 Florida at a time when cigars are still rolled by hand and lectors are employed to educate and entertain the workers. The arrival of a new lector is a cause for celebration. But when he reads aloud from Anna Karenina, he unwittingly ... [ more ]

  • Oscar Wilde Collection

    Oscar Wilde Collection

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Oscar Wilde
    Duration: 08:23:34

    Four classic comedies from one of the wittiest playwrights in Western literature. Lady Windermere’s Fan The irreverent satire that launched Wilde’s succession of classical comedies. A Lord, his wife, her admirer and an infamous blackmailer converge in this delicious comic feast of scandal. A ... [ more ]

  • Buried Child

    Buried Child

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Sam Shepard
    Duration: 01:49:00

    It's a curious homecoming for Vince, the son nobody seems to remember. Violence is never far from the surface as his unexpected return uncovers a deep, dark secret that triggers catastrophe in Sam Shepard's Pulitzer Prize winning Buried Child. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuri ... [ more ]

  • Misanthrope

    Misanthrope

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Richard Wilbur, Moliere
    Duration: 01:52:00

    This timeless comedy of manners is considered one of Molière’s most probing and mature works. While it’s still an exemplar of 16th century farce, Molière went beyond his usual comic inventiveness to create a world of rich, complex characters, especially in the cynical title character Alceste, played ... [ more ]