Saturday, April 23 8pm
Encore Broadcast Tuesday, April 26 8pm
MURDER ON THE EMPIRE BUILDER: Episode #273 of “The Adventures of Harry Nile.” What should have been a no-brainer assignment for our boy turns into an Agatha Christie type murder mystery, only this time it’s for real.
THE GATE KEEPER: A hidden chamber in an old variety theatre, scheduled for destruction, is revealed during an earthquake. Is this where we find out what really killed vaudeville? Featuring “Golden Age” radio actors Herb Ellis (Dragnet) Parley Baer (Gunsmoke) and Dick (Speedy Alka-Seltzer) Beals.
Sunday, April 24 8pm
Encore Broadcast Thursday, April 28 8pm
THE MARGATE DECEPTION: Episode 53 of “The Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.” Holmes turns down a case as being beneath his talents with tragic results.
EVERYTHING MUST GO: An adventure of Kincaid, the Strangeseeker. What’s the connection between a dangerous new disease, a cell phone network and guest star Cynthia Lauren Tewes (Julie McCoy of the Love Boat)? WEEK 1,049
Saturday, April 30 8pm
Encore Broadcast Tuesday, May 3 8pm
POWDER RIVER: “The Cattle on a Thousand Hills Part One” Season seven opens as Britt, Dawes, Doc, Matt and Brad begin the cattle drive from Oklahoma to Clearmont, with the rustlers waiting for the right time to strike Week 1,050
Sunday, May 1 8pm
Encore Broadcast Thursday, May 5 8pm
POWDER RIVER THE: “HAPPY TIME” Levi finds himself in the middle of a bank robbery, an Indian attack, and a train hold-up, all on the same day. (NEW)
TICONDEROGA: “THE CIRCUMSTANCE OF REASON” Taylor and company encounter a French patrol and learn of news that forces the captain to break off from the group to warn settlers in the valley.(NEW)
Saturday, May 7 8pm
Encore Broadcast Tuesday, May 10 8pm
THE THIRD GATE: To get ready for week number 1,000 here’s a special rebroadcast of the 500th week of Imagination Theater. This is a truly special show that has not been heard since it’s initial in 2005. Tune in to hear Harry Nile & Murphy, Sherlock Holmes & Dr. Watson, Raffles & Bunny, Hilary Caine & Michael Kincaid the Strangeseeker with Shelly & Biggie all appearing in one exciting adventure as written by Jim French and British writer M.J. Elliot. This is one to remember.
Sunday, May 8 8pm
Encore Broadcast Thursday, May 12 8pm
YOU SHOULDN’T DETOUR OFF ROUTE 66 Part Two: When we last left Harry Nile and his charge big band singer Evie White, they were looking for clues to the whereabouts of her long absent father. The search has taken them to what looks like a ghost town and as they’re searching the old cabins our boy suddenly comes face to face with a shotgun blast. (NEW)
JUSTICED DELAYED: It’s makeover time for an escaped convicted murderer, new face, new name and new enemies. Guest starring Richard Sanders. WEEK 1,051
Saturday, May 14 8pm
Encore Broadcast Tuesday, May 17 8pm
THE THREE GIFTS OF MALEBOLGIA or THREE OF OUR ACTORS ARE MISSING: What can we say, it’s taken nineteen+ years, from our debut on March 17 1996 to now, but at last we’re ready to bring you Week 1,000 of Imagination Theatre. With a specially written script by M. J Elliott and the talents of many of our series leads we invited you sit back and enjoy a Harry Nile, Sherlock Holmes and Strangeseeker adventure the likes of which you’ve never heard before and never will again. Thanks to all of you for helping to make this possible.
Sunday, May 15 8pm
Encore Broadcast Thursday, May 19 8pm
THE ADVENTURE OF THE SLEEPING CARDINAL: Episode 121 of The Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes. This is properly speaking more a tale of Dr. Watson and his investigation into the theft of a masterpiece. Never fear though, Sherlock Holmes is on hand to help steer his friend in the right direction.
CHET AVERY’S LOT: Broadway (Shenandoah, 1776) and television (Northern Exposure) star John Cullum guest stars as the owner of a space junk lot who has his own “close encounter” with a mysterious stranger. (NEW) WEEK 1,052
Saturday, May 21 8pm
Encore Broadcast Tuesday, May 24 8pm
HARRY AND THE COMPUTER: Episode 274 of “The Adventures of Harry Nile.” In this special double length episode Harry gets a crash introduction into the world of the future. However, the technology may change but a thief is still a thief, and our boy is right at home in chasing him or her down.
Sunday, May 22 8pm
Encore Broadcast Thursday, May 26 8pm
YOU SHOULDN’T DETOUR OFF ROUTE 66 Part Three: New information and new complications are facing Harry Nile as he continues to do his best to get his client to her new signing engagement. However, there’s a hitch that could make this whole job a lot screwier then even he could have thought. (NEW)
CONCERTO FOR CHARLIE: A domineering aunt controls her nephew’s life until he makes a startling discovery. Guest starring Richard Sanders from “WKRP in Cincinnati. WEEK 1,053
Saturday, May 28 8pm
Encore Broadcast Tuesday, May 31 8pm
THE ADVENTURE OF THE COOPER BEECHES: Episode 52 of “The Classic Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.” One of the twelve original short stories from the pen of Conan Doyle this tale is among the most popular Sherlock Holmes adventure ever written, with it’s elements of gothic mystery and terror.
THE TRANSPLANTING OF TERRY McDADE: A history teacher invents a device that sends him and his students into the past. Guest starring Harry Anderson of “Night Court” and Dave’s World.”
Sunday, May 29 8pm
Encore Broadcast Thursday, June 2 8pm
DEVOTED TO MURDER: Episode 5 of “The Chronicles of Anthony Rathe.” When is it an act of mercy, justifiable homicide, or simply murder? A difficult question at best, a moral dilemma to many. (NEW) WEEK 1,053
THE PURLOINED LETTER: From the pen of the father of the modern detective story Edgar Allen Poe we introduce his celebrated detective C. August Dupin in one of his most famous adventures. A letter must be recovered, a letter of such importance that if it is not found a government will fall.