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Audio that Moves You

| August 26, 2018

Recently, I was catching up on the Audio Drama Production Podcast and I listened to Steve Schneider’s excellent discussion with Sarah Golding about the importance of having a powerful beginning. Steve is a deft writer/producer, and always has some key insights in what makes excellent audio drama. And this made me consider what struck me most […]

Howelling Wisdom

| August 24, 2018

Recently, our Sonic Echo team have been talking about the classic Nightfall horror suspense series from CBC Radio in the eighties. Bill Howell, the senior producer had a fascinating take on the challenge of getting an audience in Radio Drama. From the Theatre Research in Canada Journal. 1990’s article Bill Howell from Canadian Radio Drama in […]

Return to Radio (Stage)

| April 26, 2016

From St. Catherine University online: The St. Catherine University Department of Music and Theater, in cooperation with the University of St. Thomas, presents “On Air: A Return to Radio.” This limited engagement runs Wednesday, April 27 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, April 30 at 2 p.m. in the Frey Theater (building #10 on the map). […]

Sonic Summerstock Presents: Suspense! and The Devil’s Saint

| August 20, 2013

John Alsedek from the SUSPENSE! team completes their two part Sonic Summerstock features with “The Devil’s Saint” for tonight’s gala finale performance of season four of the Sonic Summerstock Playhouse! 

Sonic Summerstock Presents: Suspense! and Wet Saturday

| August 13, 2013

John Alsedek from the SUSPENSE! team brings us the first of their two Sonic Summerstock features with “Wet Saturday”for tonight’s gala performance of Sonic Summerstock Playhouse! 

Episode 336- Still Alone in Suspense

| May 28, 2013

Jack and David still straddle the worlds of We Are not Alone and Suspense! this time with “The Bodysnatchers” and then “Cool Air”. Great audio!

Episode 335- Solitary Suspense!

| May 21, 2013

John Alsedek brings us a brand new SUSPENSE! and Jack and David use the promise of “The Pipes of Tcho Ktlan” to escape We Are Not Alone‘s “The Thingamajig from Another World”!

Sonic Summerstock Playhouse Presents: The Hitchhiker

| August 17, 2010

This week the Ward Boys host as we proudly present the amazing Icebox Theater’s recreation of the Louise Fletcher classic “The Hitchhiker”! Summertime rocks!