3/9/2008 Sound Affects: A Radio Playground

 

*Feature Presentation* - *Red Shift*, by Cat Simril, is a surrealist story about the reincarnation of the Dalai Lama on Mars. Cat calls is A PolySci-Fi Religio-Comic Fantasy in Five Acts. It is quite silly, and very surreal, and features voices from the Firesign Theatre and from KFAI's own Shockwave show. A 2002 Mark Time Award winner for the a href=http://www.seemreal.com/SeemReal Theater/a.
*Selected Shorts* - *Hobson's Choice* by Carol Critchley. Written locally, and performed at the Rarig Center on the U of MN campus in 1997, at the Twin Cities Radio Theater Workshop. Part of a live broadcast on KUOM and KFAI and featuring all local writers, actors and musicians. An elder man talks to a piano player at the Mall, and is none too gentle about his assessment.

Playlist Tracks: 
Cat Simril, author - Red Shift
Album: Red Shift; Label: www.seemreal.com
Carol Critchley, author - Hobson's Choice
Album: Twin Cities Radio Theater Workshop; Label: Great Northern Audio
Air Date: 
March 9, 2008

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