The Sonic Society

Showcasing the very best in new Audio Drama

Who is Jack Ward in the Audio Drama World Anyway?

| February 2, 2019

Today is my birthday. Birthdays have a unique power- like Christmas and New Year celebrations- to force us to look back through our lives and consider some goals, high points, low points, lessons learned, lessons still to be learned and, if we turn around, the horizons yet ahead of us. Seventeen years ago, my friend […]

Silent Films and Films that are Dark

| December 21, 2018

I’m always fascinated with how Audio Drama compares, contrasts and connects with other media. This fantastic piece on how silent movies sing when the original orchestral music is played in concert with the film. Music has a powerful effect on the way we take in stories. It’s fascinating that no matter whether you see your stories […]

Episode- 500 BONUS!

| January 18, 2017

Welcome to episode 500 BONUS! in which David Ault and Jack Ward continue their retrospective on the last 12 1/2 years of the Sonic Society. Tonight it’s Season 6 and up! Thanks again to all who called or wrote in to share in this milestone!  

EPISODE 500- We are Mighty!

| January 17, 2017

Welcome to episode 500 in which David Ault and Jack Ward have a retrospective on the last 12 1/2 years of the Sonic Society. Stay tuned for the second part as a bonus episode tomorrow! (We just hate to take away from new audio drama on Tuesday nights!) Thanks to everyone who called in!

Hartnell! Do you Hear That? Free Music!

| August 17, 2016

Kevin Hartnell’s music in the audio drama world is right up there with other greats like Kevin MacLeod from Incompetech, Jeffrey Gage from Colonial Radio Theatre, Peter Van Riet from Epic Audio and Sharon Bee from EVP. So, it’s always with the enthusiasm of Christmas morning that we get news of more of his work being […]

Sonic Summerstock Presents: EVP and the Shadowlands Players

| August 9, 2016

This week on the Sonic Summerstock we have the classic comedyMy Friend Irma reproduced lovingly from Electric Vicuña Productions‘  Shadowlands Players starring Colleen MacIssac, Ali House, Keith Morrison, Guy Earle, and Daniel Roy. Directed by Jack J. Ward and produced by Richard Summers with music from Sharon Bee.

Biff Straker- The Pool of Death, Episode Four

| October 29, 2015

Biff and his new friends from Nova Command are captured by the Rahoad and find themselves facing “THE POOL OF DEATH”  

Biff Straker- The Future is NOW! Year Zero, Episode One

| September 11, 2015

The long wait is over! Biff Straker Year Zero begins tonight! Sit back and experience the beginning of the legend. Written and Directed by Jack J. Ward. Produced by Josiah Ambrose. Music by Sharon Bee. Starring Jack Ward and Eric Benson. Mark Bruzee is your announcer. AIM FOR THE STARS! Join the Nova Command Facebook […]

Sonic Summerstock Extra Presents: The Tell-Tale Heart

| August 25, 2015

With Sonic Society Season 11 looming next week, David Ault hosts a special Summerstock extra- Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Tell-Tale Heart” an OTR short directed and starring David Ault, edited and co-starring Jack Ward, and special guest stars David Cummings from The No Sleep Podcast, and showcasing the heart-stopping terror-filled music of Sharon Bee.  

Sonic Speaks- 0112- The Musical Voice of Sharon Bee

| November 23, 2014

  The incredible singer, musician, composer, Sharon Bee is our special guest this week on Sonic Speaks. Sharon talks to us about writing the music for Electric Vicuña Productions like The Dead Line, Gate, Wavefront, and Firefly- Old Wounds