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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 […]

Life is What Happens Between Audio Drama Projects

| April 4, 2015

If you’re a producer, writer, director, or actor of audio drama. It’s not unusual to see how much of your favourite medium takes up much of your time. For those of us who have many hats in the process, you can imagine thinking of new shows, writing, recording, and post-production takes up much of our […]

Happy World Theatre Day!

| March 27, 2015

Bangwave Radio wants you to celebrate World Theatre Day with Radio Drama. And why not? Can you think of a better way than to listening to some great OTR like The Halls of Fantasy or The Haunting Hour? Or of course, you can just tune in to Sonic Echo every Friday night for the rest […]

February Listening on Audible

| February 18, 2015

While you’re in the midst of your writing frenzy of NADSWRIM this month, take a moment and have a listen to the incredible free content coming from the Internet’s largest provider of audio at Audible.com. Further to Black History month in Canada, Audible is providing four new free audio drama every Wednesday. Sign up and […]

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 […]

Happy Canada Day!

| June 30, 2014

Whoever you are, where ever you live, from all of us here at the Society a very happy Canada Day tomorrow! May you have a relaxing and joyful time with friends and family, and hear the siren’s call of audio drama playing late in the evening over the waters.

I’ve Got a Hankering…

| January 1, 2014

If you’re like me, and have a hankering for some grand western magic. Go grab some POWDER RIVER from Colonial Radio Theatre!! Seven seasons and two specials that have kept this ol’ cowpoke warm in the cold wintery nights. Go back to a simpler age!

Wishing You All the Best in 2014!

| December 31, 2013