11/2/2008 Sound Affects: A Radio Playground

 

*Feature Presentation* - The Fall of the City*, by Archibald Macleish. First broadcast in 1937, Macleish's verse radio play is about how people react when faced with a dangerous situation, alternating between fear and principle. Performed by the a href=http://www.radiowork.com/ target=_newWillamette Radio Workshop/a, in Portland, OR.
*Second Feature* - for Halloween, *The Appointed Rounds*, written by Matt Cowley, and directed by Brian Price at the 2002 a href=http://www.natf.org/ target=_newNational Audio Theatre Festivals Workshop/a. It's a story of father and daughter on Take Your Daughter To Work Day, when teenage daughter doesn't want to go, and what Dad's work is makes it difficult to be there.

Playlist Tracks: 
Willamette Radio Workshop - The Fall of the City
Album: The Fall of the City; Label: radiowork.com
Matt Cowley - The Appointed Rounds
Album: NATF 2002; Label: www.natf.org
Air Date: 
November 2, 2008

Sound Affects: A Radio Playground Archives