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  • Leverage (BBC Radio 4: The Saturday Play)

    Leverage (BBC Radio 4: The Saturday Play)

    Genre: Radio Theatre,Dramatization,Radio Theatre,Dramatization,Radio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Simon Passmore
    Duration: 00:57:00

    A fast-paced psychological thriller from BBC Radio 4's 'Saturday Play' slot, originally broadcast 26 March 2011. A city banker is found dead in an opulent apartment. At the funeral, his former girlfriend Helen is unexpectedly questioned about when she last saw him. Did he mention computer files, or ... [ more ]

  • Vincent Price Presents - Volume Two

    Vincent Price Presents - Volume Two

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: M. J. Elliott, Jack J. Ward, Patrick Hume
    Duration: 02:00:00

    THE ABOMINABLE DR. PHIBES - The Deadly Comedy Based on a story by Adriano The disfigured criminal genius Dr. Phibes rises from the dead once again to torment his arch-enemy, Scotland Yard Inspector Harry Trout, with another macabre murder. Phibes has murdered a famous stage actor in a bizarre and gr ... [ more ]

  • Jarrem Lee - Ghost Hunter - The Disappearance of James Jephcott, The Terror of Crabtree Cottage, The Haunting of Private Wilkinson and The Mystery of Grange Manor

    Jarrem Lee - Ghost Hunter - The Disappearance of James Jephcott, The Terror of Crabtree Cottage, The Haunting of Private Wilkinson and The Mystery of Grange Manor

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Gareth Tilley
    Duration: 01:45:37

    In science one reasons by analogy, so when mankind is confronted by experiences entirely beyond its understanding it takes an individual with intelligence and bravery in equal measure to push back the boundaries of the unknown.... In London, in the 1900s, the solutions to supernatural occ ... [ more ]

  • Return to Treasure Island

    Return to Treasure Island

    Genre: Radio Theatre,Dramatization,Radio Theatre,Dramatization,Radio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Gareth Tilley
    Duration: 01:26:49

    In this original sequel to Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island, Jim Hawkins stumbles upon a large smuggling ring being run by the notorious pirate Captain Black. He is taken aboard their ship, Devils Servant, and with Dr. Livesey and Squire Trelawney in pursuit, he soon finds himself once again ... [ more ]

  • Adventures of Sam Spade, Detective, Vol. 1

    Adventures of Sam Spade, Detective, Vol. 1

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: A Hollywood 360 Collection
    Duration: 05:46:00

    Dashiell Hammett created the character Sam Spade for his crime story The Maltese Falcon. Spade was a hard-boiled detective with cold detachment, a keen eye for detail, and an unflinching determination to exact his own justice. For most people, Spade is most closely associated with actor Humphrey Bog ... [ more ]

  • Fort Laramie, Volume 1

    Fort Laramie, Volume 1

    Genre: Fiction,Western,Radio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Various Authors
    Duration: 09:51:51

    Raymond Burr stars as the commanding officer of a rugged cavalry outpost in this first volume of Fort Laramie, a subtle and realistic dramatic series created, written, and produced by many of the same people who made the groundbreaking adult western Gunsmoke. Producer Norman Macdonnell said the ... [ more ]

  • New Adventures of Nero Wolfe

    New Adventures of Nero Wolfe

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Various
    Duration: 09:44:14

    He's the smartest and the stubbornest, the fattest and the laziest, the cleverest and the craziest - the most extravagant detective in the world. Yes it is Nero Wolfe, Rex Stout's gourmand orchid fancier and one of the most eccentric and unique detectives ever to hit the airwaves. Starring character ... [ more ]

  • Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar, Volume 1

    Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar, Volume 1

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Various
    Duration: 12:10:00

    Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar, Volume 1 began in 1949 as a typical slam-bang detective series and though consistently well written and acted, the series never really captured an enthusiastic audience. However, in the fall of 1955, Bob Bailey took over the title role, veteran director Jack Johnstone and ... [ more ]

  • Richard III

    Richard III

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Shakespeare
    Author: William Shakespeare
    Duration: 03:35:00

    Brilliantly manipulative and entirely amoral, the hero-villain Richard is one of Shakespeare’s greatest roles. The Yorkists have emerged victorious from the civil wars and Edward IV wears the English crown. But Edward’s misshapen brother Richard harbors kingly ambitions and will stop at nothing ... [ more ]

  • Twelfth Night

    Twelfth Night

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Shakespeare
    Author: William Shakespeare
    Duration: 02:12:00

    Shakespeare’s most sophisticated comedy is a riotous tale of hopelessly unrequited passions and mistaken identity. Duke Orsino is in love with the noblewoman Olivia. She, however, has fallen for his servant Cesario, who is actually Viola, a woman disguised as a man, who loves Orsino: confusion is ri ... [ more ]

  • Road to Mecca

    Road to Mecca

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Athol Fugard
    Duration: 02:09:00

    When her husband dies, aging Miss Helen begins to fill her home in the remote South African bush with strange sculptures made from beer cans and old headlights. A local clergyman and a young woman visitor try to decide whether Miss Helens peculiar art is an outpouring of creativity or an outbreak of ... [ more ]

  • You Never Can Tell

    You Never Can Tell

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: George Bernard Shaw
    Duration: 01:42:00

    You Never Can Tell was originally born out of a bet that Shaw couldn’t write a “seaside comedy” (a popular theatrical genre at that time). The result is perhaps the most surprising of Shaw’s plays, complete with marital mayhem, tangled romance, and even doubtful dentistry. Despite the play’s lighthe ... [ more ]

  • A Huey P. Newton Story

    A Huey P. Newton Story

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization,Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Roger Guenveur Smith
    Duration: 01:31:00

    In his brilliantly imagined, Obie Award-winning show, Roger Guenveur Smith explores the life of the controversial Black Panther leader Huey P. Newton through a series of improvisations based on his own words and writings. Biography, satire, and socio-political commentary blend within a landscape of ... [ more ]

  • Man Who Had All the Luck

    Man Who Had All the Luck

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Arthur Miller
    Duration: 02:09:00

    The Man Who Had All the Luck is a charming story of the fate of a young Midwestern man whose fortune shines on him while it passes over everyone else around him. The play wrestles with the unanswerable - the question of the justice of fate, and how it is that one man fails and another, no more or le ... [ more ]

  • Working

    Working

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Studs Terkel
    Duration: 01:39:00

    The first revised and updated version of this 1970’s cult classic. A rousing musical with a cast of twenty, Working is for anyone who has ever punched a clock, a cow or a supervisor - or wanted to. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring Eileen Barnett, Orson Bean, Harry Groener, ... [ more ]

  • Real Thing

    Real Thing

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Tom Stoppard
    Duration: 01:46:00

    Henry may be the wittiest playwright of his generation, but he’s hopelessly naïve when it comes to understanding love and infidelity. Writing about betrayal is one thing, living with it is another. After Henry leaves his wife for another woman, he’s confronted with being the cuckold himself. Both d ... [ more ]

  • War of the Worlds

    War of the Worlds

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: H.G. Wells
    Duration: 01:18:00

    Join actors from Star Trek and Star Trek: The Next Generation as they recreate this classic radio thriller. The breathless pace and convincing details make it clear why the 1938 broadcast of an eyewitness report of an invasion from Mars caused a nationwide panic. Originally directed by Orson Welles ... [ more ]

  • Neil Simon Collection

    Neil Simon Collection

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: Neil Simon
    Duration: 17:26:00

    Ten essential plays by Neil Simon, one of the world’s most celebrated, translated, and widely performed playwrights. Barefoot in the Park Newlyweds move into a new apartment with no furniture, the wrong paint, leaking skylight and wacky neighbors! A classic comedy! Performed by: Norman Aron ... [ more ]

  • George Bernard Shaw Collection

    George Bernard Shaw Collection

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: George Bernard Shaw
    Duration: 13:12:00

    Eight of George Bernard Shaw's most memorable plays in one splendid collection: Mrs. Warren’s Profession: Shaw pits a clever heroine against a memorable gallery of rogues in this superbly intelligent and still shocking comedy, which was banned for eight years from the English stage after its Lo ... [ more ]

  • Look Back in Anger

    Look Back in Anger

    Genre: Audio Theatre,Dramatization
    Author: John Osborne
    Duration: 02:07:00

    Jimmy Porter barely ekes out a living running a candy stall by day and playing jazz trumpet by night. Although he usually takes his frustrations out on his emotionless wife, Jimmy's scathing tongue and self-loathing seems destined to destroy everything. Set in the UK at the dawn of the 60’s soc ... [ more ]