The Sonic Society

Showcasing the very best in new Audio Drama

Sonic Echo- 0109- A Star Falls to Earth

| October 31, 2014

In our last look at October Orson Month, we present the show that made Orson Welles a superstar and infamous. This Halloween Eve we present Mercury Theatre on the Air’s adaptation of the H.G. Wells’ classic science fiction terror “War of the Worlds”

Happy World Audio Drama Day!

| October 30, 2014

All around the world, we celebrate our very first WORLD AUDIO DRAMA DAY! Thanks so much to Sibby Wieland, David Jarvis, Sonia James from Sound Stages Radio who came up with the original idea and have worked so hard to get the word out. And special thanks to Pete Lutz from Narada Radio Company and Fiona […]

Episode 400- The Black 400

| October 28, 2014

It’s an All Canadian Double Feature for our 400th episode of the regular season of the Sonic Society beginning with Dark Road to Nowhere from Voices in the Wind Theatre and David Farquhar and an edit world release of Black Knight from our own Jack Ward and Electric Vicuña Productions! Happy Halloween!

The Radical Art of Radio

| October 28, 2014

Alana Valentine’s play, “The Ravens” has gotten a decidedly sonic debut. The award winning BBC playwright had some lovely words to say about our favourite medium. “Radio drama creates an intimate connection with listeners.” In a News Australia article by Elissa Blake, the author writes, “In an era seemingly dominated by the Twitterverse and YouTube […]

Sonic Speaks- 0108- Moonlight and the Wind

| October 26, 2014

  Tonight on Sonic Speaks our guest is the Audio Drama entrepreneur and producer David Farquhar. David speaks to us about his love of Audio Drama through his two major productions Voices in the Wind Theatre and the “Netflix of Audio Drama”, Moonlight Audio Theatre!

Sonic Echo- 0108- A Shadow of the Past

| October 24, 2014

    Tonight’s performance of Sonic Echo in our “October Orson” month is the role Orson made a legend The Shadow with “Circle of Death” and “The League of Terror”!

Sound Language

| October 23, 2014

We’re not strangers to teaching and radio drama. Jack has done many seminars with educators on including Audio Drama in the classroom. David has been very involved in theatre with young people for many years, and in this case, Ginny can appreciate the subject best. In his “Language Mastery” blog, Matthew Pink makes a coherent […]

Please Stand By!

| October 22, 2014

In an effort to save our donors some money, and to put the bucks back into new equipment, The Sonic Society has been experimenting with some free server storage. That experiment is now over. We’ve found that too many listeners saw our URL disappear for them when traffic started to ramp up from show releases […]

Episode 399- Revenge of the Pulppourri

| October 21, 2014

    Jack and guest host Pete Lutz find themselves at the beginning of a very strange mystery and a very fine pulp adventure with Mr. Lutz’s own Pulp-Pourri Theatre and “Blood Has Sticky Fingers”!

World Audio Drama Day- October 30th

| October 20, 2014

      In honour of the amazing Orson Welles terror-filled broadcast of War of the Worlds, several folks have put together a Facebook page celebrating WORLD AUDIO DRAMA DAY! If you’re on the book of faces, make certain your go to the link and hit LIKE! Pass it on to your own friends on […]