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

July 11
Houston We Have A Problem/The Drifter
Two tales in which reality is not quite what it appears to be
  • Written by .............. Ken Kreps
  • Directed by ............. Russ Hickman
July 18
A Man Ahead if his Time
How is it that every time Carl writes a new story, he finds out that it has already been written 50 years ago? How is that possible? The answer is stranger than you think in this supernatural play.
  • Written by .............. Mark Brodie
  • Directed by ............. Steve Rubenstein
July 25-August 1
Terror By Night Train
The Society of Women Sleuths have invited Sherlock Holmes and C. Auguste Dupin to match wits in a murder investigation with one of their members Madeline Riare. They are on the South Hampton to London night train and are joined by a group of potential suspects. Is this a staged murder investigation or a real one?
  • Written by .............. Bill Goodwin
  • Directed by ............. Jonathan Wind
August 8
Peddler's Grave
What will it take to stop the curse of The Peddler? Thad and Jerry investigate in this suspenseful play.
  • Written by .............. Stan Jankaitis
  • Directed by ............. Steve Rubenstein
August 15
The Usual Suspects
A surprise guest on "Tabloid Focus" gives radio host Angelica Badgerly the shock of her career.
  • Written by .............. Georgia Jones
August 22 and 29
The Problem of Cell 13
Augustus S. F. X. Van Dusen, aka The Thinking Machine, bets his friends, Alfred Fielding and Dr. Charles Ransome that he can escape from Auburn Prisonís death cell within a week. He will take with him tooth powder, and one 5 dollar and two 10-dollar bills. The fun is in figuring out how he accomplishes the task.
  • Written by .............. Jacques Futrelle
  • Dramatised by ........... Neville Teller
  • 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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