The Sonic Society

Showcasing the very best in new Audio Drama

Mutual Presents: MADCON 2021- Friday Opener!

| August 22, 2021

We return to Mutual Presents with Season 2 as we begin an audio replay of the MAD-CON 2021 Events. We begin with the “Welcome and Opening Discussion:” from Friday July 23rd with host Jack Ward and panellists David Ault, Lothar Tuppan, and Jeff Billard! All full videos can be found on the Mutual Audio Network […]

Sonic Summerstock Playhouse 12.8: Sherlock Holmes- Murder in the Casbah

| August 22, 2021

Returning to the Sonic Summerstock stage is Larry Groebe’s Project Audion with The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes. The episode from December 3, 1945 entitled “Murder in the Casbah” has been carefully re-created by a terrific Project Audion cast which includes voice actors performing from England, Hollywood, and multiple locations inbetween!

Sonic Summerstock Playhouse 12.7: Double Feature: The Shadow- The Bells of St. Peters and The Shadow’s Revenge

| August 15, 2021

Another fantastic creation from the Mutual Broadcasting System was “The Shadow”. And the Shadow Recreation Society on youtube has been hard at work to recreate these grand episodes! “Who knows what evil lurks in the hearts of men? The Shadow knows!” The opening lines of the “Detective Story” program captivated listeners and are instantly recognizable […]

Sonic Summerstock Playhouse 12.6: Jack Benny- Jack Visits the DMV

| August 8, 2021

This week’s time in the Playhouse features the amazing Project Audion group with Larry Groebe. Tonight’s Project Audion recreation begins with a few bars from “I’m a Yankee Doodle Dandy,” for the summer. This particular episode is not a recreation of an old script but rather an original one written by Bob Hope staff writer […]

Sonic Summerstock Playhouse 12.2: Algiers

| July 11, 2021

The Narada Radio Company returns for their seventh smash summer, with the first of two old-time radio remakes. Director Pete Lutz presents an extended adaptation of Lux Radio Theatre’s ALGIERS- the story of French jewel thief Pepe Le Moko, who evades capture by hiding in plain sight, in the maze-like Casbah district. When he meets […]

Sonic Summerstock Playhouse 12.1: Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar

| July 4, 2021

Joe Stofko stars in another adventure of the man with the action-packed expense account, America’s favourite insurance investigator “Yours Truly. Johnny Dollar- The Man Who Wrote Himself to Death.” Brought to you by Audio Groove Cats and the Amigos and dedicated to our dear brother Bill Hollweg.

Sonic Society #695-Can’t Stop the Signal

| June 27, 2021

For our final episode of the season, Jack and David are thrilled to welcome back and old friend and a new group! Bob Arnold- previously of Chatterbox Audio Theater is back and this time with the group Spoken Signal Audio Drama. Headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee, Spoken Signal Audio Drama creates and freely shares original, full-cast […]

Sonic Society #694-Mad about Madison

| June 20, 2021

This week David and Jack bring the quirky and hilarious Madison on the Air!Modern-day Madison is zapped into old time radio dramas. No technology, no Starbucks, and no one is PC! Will she survive? Follow along as she teams up with radio icons like Sergeant Joe Friday, Marshal Matt Dillon, Superman and more. Original radio […]

Sonic Society #693- Siren Sound

| June 13, 2021

This week Jack and David hit the sirens and man the pumps as Firehouse Radio Players – a troupe of voice actors and sound effects artists present a tongue-in-cheek homage to the Golden Age of Radio. When the “On Air” sign turns on, their cast brings to life “lost classics” of the old-time radio era […]

Sonic Society #692- One for Audio

| June 6, 2021

This week Jack and David don their musketeer uniforms as Durham University Audio Drama Society brings us “The Three Musketeers”! All for one, one for all! Two episodes of this classic tale! D’Artagnan has always wanted to be a Musketeer. When he travels to Paris on his quest, he befriends three of the most formidable […]