The Sonic Society

Showcasing the very best in new Audio Drama

Happy Birthday Bill!

| March 22, 2016

Whether its taking a flight in the Twilight Zone, radio drama’s The Zero Hour, through the acrobatic fight scenes of TJ Hooker, up the elevator to the roof in Boston Legal, or through the skies as the Big Giant Head, or in the many incredible roles, not least of which as Captain James Tiberius Kirk […]

The Pictures are Better

| March 17, 2016

“Radio is better because the pictures are better,” says Sam Mowry, Willamette Radio Workshop director and one of our all time favourite actors (catch his performance in EVP‘s Muse of Madness) From the article: The Magic of Old Time Radio Rings Through Kiggins: The Willamette Radio Workshop has carved itself a successful niche performing holiday and […]

Episode 452- Epiphany Symphany

| December 29, 2015

David brings us “Epiphany” part one from Sandbox Radio Live as our final episode of 2015. HAPPY NEW YEAR EVERYONE!  

Keep Calm

| December 24, 2015

As we get closer to the end of the year, reflections on the past, anxiety in the present, and dire predictions for the future provide all kinds of fear in the season. No matter what you do, our guarantee from David Ault and Jack Ward and everyone of us that listens as a Society member […]

Episode 451- Christmas Spirit

| December 22, 2015

David Farquhar and Voices in the Wind Productionsbrings us “The Spirit of Christmas” for our holiday week episode. Jack and David, together again banter. Be safe, be warm, be happy, and listen to great audio drama through the seasons! With a SPECIAL EXTRA seasons greetings from the First Society Member!  

Listen to the Children of the Night!

| October 29, 2015

Our old friends at Quicksilver Radio Theater are at it again! This time with a performance tonight of the eternal Dracula at Episcopal Actors’ Guild.  Ticket includes a wine and cheese reception following the show. Proceeds will benefit the charitable programs of EAG, which offers financial support to New York performers “of all faiths, and none.” So […]

I Want to Drink Your Audio!

| October 28, 2015

Christmas has its Claus. Halloween has its own incredible iconic figures. One of the most important of course is the eternal Bram Stoker’s Dracula. Hamilton-Gibson Productions brings their own Dracula adaptation for the audio drama. Get your tickets while you can and enjoy the frights!  

Seasonal Frights!

| October 3, 2015

Wilamette Radio Workshop and Re-imagined Radio have partnered again to bring back some seasonal holiday favourites from their version of War of the Worlds, to The Fall of the City, and R.U.R. (Rossum’s Universal Robots) with Washington State University Vancouver. Scott Hewitt provides the details in his article Bits ‘n’ Pieces: Radio plays scare up some chills at […]

BBC Celebrates 75 Years of Radio Drama!

| August 29, 2015

From the August 27th issue of the Independent: Johnny Vegas directs and acts in The Toffee Tip, a semi-autobiographical coming-of-age comedy. “And they have listening figures that TV at that time of day would kill for,” says Jane Anderson, radio editor at the Radio Times. (The BBC happily confirms this. Drama on Radio 4 attracts […]

Socially Sonic

| July 29, 2015

It’s the summertime and that’s a good time to sit back and listen to audio drama. But, for many writers, it’s also the time they can find a quiet place to work on their latest opus. The purpose of your writing may be entirely up to you, but Esta de Fossard decided that writing audio drama […]