Radio Theater

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The Monday Sampler

Airs at: Mon, 01/22/2018 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Lots of guests on today's show joining the Sampler crew. Local writers Julia Laxer and Anna Suarez will share some of their work with us. And, dropping by to answer any food questions will be Food Guru, Josh Alsberg. We then will present the first part of our radio adaptati... Read more

Unruly Jade by Terence Faherty

Airs at: Mon, 01/15/2018 at 11:00pm - Tue, 01/16/2018 at 12:00am
Produced for Gremlin Time
Tonight, Rude Jade by Terence Faherty. A private eye adventure set in famous nightspots of Hollywood in 1946. Scott Elliott is hired to babysit a hard drinking writer/humorist as he tours his favorite nightclubs. At first it appears easy enough until Scott happens to over h... Read more

The Monday Sampler

Airs at: Mon, 01/08/2018 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Back again for a new year, The Sampler crew present another show chock filled with music and crazy fun! Today, Jess and Fortunato will interview local musican Ajai Combelic  about his music his tours and his creative process as well as play some of his music.Also, joining u... Read more

Contessa de la Luna Valentine Spectacular 2018

Produced for The Confessional
Contessa de La Luna’s 6th Annual Valentine Spectacular February 15, 2018 7:00 - 9:45 PM Live performances by Contessa de la Luna FASHION SHOW WITH REAL PRIZES $$ (free to enter!) Intrigue! Catfights! Balloon Animals! Buy tickets for Contessa de La Lunas 6th Annual Valenti... Read more

Mr. Jones's Neighborhood

Airs at: Fri, 12/29/2017 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
It's the 5th Friday of the month, third to last day of the year, and this season's final episode of Mr. Jones's Neighborhood, the children's show for reluctant adults. Host Ken Jones (no relation) welcomes Lawrence Howard and Lynne Duddy of Portland Story Theater. Lawrence... Read more

End of the Holidays

Airs at: Mon, 01/01/2018 at 11:00pm - Tue, 01/02/2018 at 12:00am
Produced for Ubu Hour
As the holiday season ends at midnight on New Years Day, Ubu will offer a warm and heart-felt wrap-up to this most wonderful time of the year. It's Ubu Hour's END OF THE HOLIDAYS show, as we celebrate both the year that's gone and the happy new year.  Read more

The Monday Sampler

Airs at: Mon, 12/25/2017 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
It's Christmas, and the station may be closed, but we're here doing the Sampler! So clear away the used wrapping papers, pour some more egg nog and tune in as Just Jess and Fortunato serve up some some holiday fun with special music, stories and guests. Once again, we'll be... Read more

The Father Christmas Letters by J.R.R. Tolkien

Airs at: Mon, 12/18/2017 at 11:00pm - Tue, 12/19/2017 at 12:00am
Produced for Gremlin Time
It's that time once again when we present our annual holiday special featuring the Father Christmas Letters by J.R.R Tolkien, presented by Katherine Dunn as Red Ryder. We first recorded these shows back in 1980 and have been representing them every year since Gremlin Time h... Read more

Monday Sampler bonus: Kevin McDonald and David Koff interview

Airs at: Mon, 12/11/2017 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Monday Sampler host Fortunato welcomes Kevin McDonald of The Kids in the Hall and David Koff, artistic director of Fake Radio, as they talk about their live on-stage version of "It's A Wonderful Life". The kind folks at Fake Radio, who have been performing this show annuall... Read more

The Monday Sampler on 12/11/17

Airs at: Mon, 12/11/2017 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
We have some music and our new radio mystery serial Yours Truly Johnny Dollar. we start with the first of five episodes of a mystery set during the holiday season of 1956, The Nick Shurn Matter, featuring the man with the action packed expence account, private investigator ... Read more