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 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

May 3
Help Me Get Over You / The Tell-Tale Heart
Help Me Get Over You - John and Phyllis broke up five months ago. Out of the blue, John asks Phyllis to meet him at a bar. She has no idea what he is about to ask her to do, and she won’t be happy.
  • Written by .............. Rollin Jewett
  • Directed by ............. Steve Rubenstein
The Tell-Tale Heart - Listen to this chilling tale of terror.
  • Written by .............. Edgar Allen Poe
  • Directed by ............. Adam Ling
May 10
Under The Weather / The Cask of Amontillado
Under The Weather- When a patient comes to see a doctor about being tired and having trouble with his sense of smell, he’s stunned at how these seemingly minor problems will progress.
  • Written by .............. Molly McGee
  • Directed by ............. Steve Rubenstein
The Cask of Amontillado - Listen to this chilling tale of terror.
  • Written by .............. Edgar Allen Poe
  • Directed by ............. Adam Ling
May 17
Pipe Dream / Crisis Line
Pipe Dream - Ms. Makowski is having trouble with her kitchen sink. When she calls in two plumbers to fix it, she is shocked to discover what the real problem is.
  • Written by .............. Molly McGee
  • Directed by ............. Steve Rubenstein
Crisis Line - Who is the counselor and who is the person needing help when Trish calls the crisis line?
  • Written by .............. Dan Borengasser
  • Directed by ............. Steve Rubenstein
May 24
Four Star Murder
Listen to the adventures of the not particularly world famous private eye: SLICK BRACER!.
  • Written by .............. Eric R. Deckers
  • Directed by ............. Randy Parker
May 31
If it Weren't For You
A new version of an actual nineteenth century ghost story, set in San Francisco. A young girl disappears from a party one night and many years later her body is discovered, surrounded by clues revealing her troubled life. Reporters Kelly McGriff and Rick Thomas investigate in this story.
  • Written by .............. Monica Sullivan
  • Directed by ............. Steve Rubenstein
Jun 7, 14 and 21
Five Story House
What is the secret of the haunted Slaid House? Susan Ortega will find out from the people at the Lamp Black Café when her car loses power during a storm and she is forced to take shelter in the café. Not for the squeamish!
  • Written by .............. Bill Goodwin
  • Directed by ............. Steve Rubenstein

Note: The dates above indicate the date the RealAudio and mp3 streams are put on our website around 10 PM Pacific time. The satellite transmission date for each play is usually two days later.


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