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Showcasing the very best in new Audio Drama

Should Radio Drama Be More Realistic?

| February 25, 2018

This article in The Guardian asks the question: Should Radio Drama Be More Realistic? Fiona Morrell as the question. Here’s her argument. What do you think? I’ve recently been working with the playwright Nell Dunn, directing her latest play, Home Death, at the Finborough theatre. The play examines the palliative care system through the eyes of people […]

Sonic Echo 206: Dangerous Assignment

| February 22, 2018

Tonight on Sonic Echo, brother Jeffrey Billard brings a Dangerous Assignment to his amigos Lothar Tuppan and Jack Ward as they seek out “Sunken Ships”!

Episode 548: Wind in the Audios

| February 20, 2018

Tonight Jack bids David a fond farewell for his No Sleep Live tour with a little taste of the English Countryside as Radio Theater Project presents “The Wind in the Willows” adapted from Kenneth Grahame’s classic.

Who Do You Have Read Your Scripts?

| February 17, 2018

The Book Designer provides and article directed right to our content providers: Reality Check for Authors… What were you Thinking? The article asks, “Who are in your inner circle?” and that brings up the big question for Audio Scriptwriters- Who do you show your scripts to? Who do you trust? According to the article, consider […]

Memorizing Lines

| February 15, 2018

If you’re anything like me, you’ve got trouble memorizing lines. Of course most actors in the Audio Drama world work in studio and this isn’t so much of a problem, however there may be value in memorizing some large text or being better prepared if you’re doing a live performance. Regardless, thanks to brother Jeffrey […]

Episode 547: Locked Tight

| February 13, 2018

Tonight Jack is back with David and they talk all things Mad-Con, NADSWRIM, Sonic Summerstock and of course the completion of “The Lock Whisperer” by Club 40 Audio in The Factory anthology by Wesley Critchfield!

Back to the Past

| February 8, 2018

With thanks to Theresa Martin who discovered this old gem while researching. Time to reminisce. Twelve years ago, I released my first book of scripts The Shadowlands. Here’s the article from Muskoka Region News: Former Parry Sound High School teacher Jack Ward recently released this book of plays written for radio. HALIFAX – Jack Ward loves […]

Episode 546: Keyed In

| February 6, 2018

Tonight David flies solo with the first part of “The Lock Whisperer” by Club 40 Audio in The Factory anthology by Wesley Critchfield!

Wolvie Goes Audio!

| February 6, 2018

You know it had to happen! The Nerdist presents the latest in an audio drama adventure series with Wolverine. Marvel and Stitcher announced in late 2017 that they’d teamed up for a new audio drama podcast, Marvel’s first scripted podcast endeavor, featuring Wolverine. Ahead of March’s debut episode of Wolverine: The Long Night, Marvel has released the first audio […]