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

April 6 & 13
Royal Scandals Tribute
The heir to the British throne virtually ignores his lovely young wife. The sad and lonely consort of the future King George I is Sophie Dorothea, swept away by the irresistible attentions of a handsome nobleman at court. This 17th century tale of love and politics is hauntingly premonitory of the troubled lives of their descendants.
  • Directed by ............. John DeBernard
April 20
Sangria/The Christmas Vet
Sangria - Mic and Roger are bored on a Saturday afternoon so they go seeking adventure. They find it in an unexpected place.
  • Written by .............. Jane Lockyer Willis
  • Directed by ............. Paul Dougherty
The Christmas Vet - • Susan Willis asks a vet to come to her house on Christmas Eve to look at her sick “cat.” Boy, will the vet be surprised!
  • Written by .............. Susan Salidor and Jay C Rehak
  • Directed by ............. Steve Rubenstein
April 27
I Want To Go To Liverpool/The Telephone
I Want To Go To Liverpool - An elderly man gets on the wrong train. He strikes up a conversation with a younger woman who, during the course of the journey, finds herself in a doubly compromising situation.
  • Written by .............. Jane Lockyer Willis
  • Directed by ............. Paul Dougherty
The Telephone - Vanessa has just finished celebrating her divorce from her husband when she gets a telephone call on her vintage 1950’s telephone. By answering that telephone call she will put herself in grave danger.
  • Written by .............. Jason D Brawn
  • Directed by ............. Paul Dougherty
May 4 & 11
Homage To Mad Love
A kindly Scotland Yard investigator tries to determine whether the death of a rich invalid in a quiet English village was the result of natural causes or a dastardly murder plot. The suspects: her straying husband, his mistress and the loyal housekeeper. Who done it?!
  • Written by .............. David Evans
  • Directed by ............. Steve Rubenstein
May 18
Mask of Amon-Tura
Join Keith Nash, special services coordinator of the archaeological museum as he discovers the hidden tale and terrors of the mysterious golden mask that has been discovered in the eastern storage dock.
  • Written by .............. Charles Russell
  • Directed by ............. Russ Hickman
May 25 & June 1
Nineteen Hertz
Lance Treadwell, a journalist for popular science magazines, receives a telephone call from Dr. Stella Sanders, a quantum physicist. She wants him to come and witness the biggest story of his life. What he discovers there is completely unexpected… and dangerous.
  • Written by .............. Andrew Meyers
  • Directed by ............. Jonathan W Wind

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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