National Schedule  

National Schedule

"Shoestring Radio Theatre" is downloaded nationally every week via Content Depot of the Public Radio Satellite Network (which reaches hundreds of public radio stations across the country). The program has also is heard on Golden Hours Radio in the state of Oregon and the Companion Radio Network (transmitted to convalescent homes, veterans hospitals, and rehabilitation centers throughout the country). You can also listen to the show on-demand or at KUSF in Exile on Friday nights from 9:30 pm to 10 pm Pacific time.


National Schedule Satellit

July 23 and 30
The Protector
Aiysha Annancer hires Andrew Dana to work for her company, Incorporated Minerals. His job is to find out who murdered one of their workers. She suspects the killer is a prehistoric dinosaur. Not your typical murder suspect.
  • Written by .............. Clint Wastling
  • Directed by ............. Jonathan W Wind
August 6 and 13
Candida
A young man falls madly in love with an older married woman, driving her self-satisfied husband close to distraction. George Bernard Shaw found a great deal of amusement in this situation, while creating sympathy for all three: teenaged Marchbanks, middle-aged Reverend Morrell and the captivating Candida.
  • Written by .............. George Bernard Shaw
  • Directed by ............. Russ Hickman
  • Adapted by .............. Russ Hickman
August 20
No Dice, Baby
Gale has been going out with Henry for a while, but she is starting to learn who he really is. That revelation will have horrible consequences for her.
  • Written by .............. Lewis A. Harvey
  • Directed by ............. Steve Rubenstein
August 27
Contains Nudity/Last Call
Contains Nudity - Alma lives in a rest home, but as her grandson Doug and his wife Sandra find out, this is no ordinary rest home.
  • Written by .............. Rex McGregor
  • Directed by ............. Steve Rubenstein
Last Call - Nick gets a call from a drunk Kenny looking for his wife Audrey. Audrey doesnít live there and hasnít had the phone number for a while. Then Audrey calls Nick from a faraway place, shocking him with a strange request next time Kenny calls.
  • Written by .............. Mike Murphy
  • Directed by ............. Steve Rubenstein
September 3 and 10
Mayerling
He was the Archduke Rudolf, heir to the Austrian throne, 31 years old, unhappily married and a liberal at the wrong time in European history. She was Baroness Marie Vetsera, a 17-year-old girl he met at the Prater Carnival, with vivid dreams of first love. Their rendezvous at Mayerling, 25 years before the onset of World War I, gave many second thoughts about the value of monarchies in the upcoming century.
  • Written by .............. Claude Anet
  • Directed by ............. Julie Long Gallegos
  • Adapted by .............. Julie Long Gallegos
September 17 and 24
Two-Headed Eagle
Dale and his son Dan have moved to Albania from England after Daleís wife died. Gilmore, Daleís ex-boss when he worked for the British government, arrives to ask them to become friends with Ariana, whose daughter is friends with Dan. Dale soon learns what Gilmore really wants to know: Arianaís missing husband Bekim is involved with some suspicious people. What are these shady characters up to?
  • Written by .............. Neal Mason
  • Directed by ............. Paul Dougherty
October 1, 8 and 15
Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp
Return with us to the days of magic and wonder when a genie could fulfill every wish for the Master, in the name of good...or evil. Neville Teller explores true love and high stakes in this fantasy from a faraway place and time.
  • Written by .............. Neville Teller
  • Directed by ............. Jeff Wincek
October 22 and 29
Camera Capers
Macfee, Wilmot and Mort are having a photo session with their newest model, Crystal. Unfortunately, Crystalís mother soon arrives to gum up the works.
  • Written by .............. Jeremy Gadd
  • Directed by ............. Melissa Flower

Note: The dates above indicate the date the RealAudio and mp3 streams are put on our website around 9 PM. The satellite transmission date for each play is usually two days later.


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