Colonial Radio Theatre On The Air

Every Sunday at 8pm, encore broadcast Thursday at 8pm.The Colonial Radio Theatre on the Air is an award winning radio drama production company based out of Boston, Massachusetts. Officially established in 1995 by Jerry Robbins and Mark Vander Berg, they have produced over 600 audio drama productions, including collaborations with such authors as Ray Bradbury (Something Wicked This Way Comes, The Halloween Tree, Dandelion Wine, The Martian Chronicles), and Star Trek legend Walter Keonig (Buck Alice And The Actor Robot). Other productions include Zorro, The War of the Worlds, the musical  Jimmy And The Star Angel, and two popular series, Ticonderoga, and Powder River –  which has just completed taping its 12th season, and its 162nd episode. Colonial has won two Parents’ Choice Awards, six Ogle Awards, and has twice been nominated for the Audie Award by the American Audio Publishers Association.
Every Sunday at 8pm, a variety of entertaining programs.  The Colonial Radio Theatre On The Air has been producing contemporary Radio Theatre for 22 years. Get ready for something different and exciting every week of the month.  First week – Action and Adventure.  Second week – Mystery.  Third week – Drama.  Fourth week – comedy and Family.

Visit Colonial Radio Theatre online.

MARCH 26 – Comedy and Family

JEEVES AND WOOSTER

Jeeves Takes Charge

Bertie Wooster makes the acquaintance of the world’s foremost gentleman’s personal gentleman, Jeeves. Together, they are thrust into a dashed tricky situation concerning Uncle Willoughby’s memoirs. The manuscript is sheer dynamite, and Bertie’s love life will be ruined if he doesn’t prevent it reaching the publishers. It’s up to Jeeves to save the day, hilarity will ensue.


JERRY AND THE PIRATES

Shiver the Timbers – Episode 01-01

Set in the lovely seacoast town of Marblehead Massachusetts, Jerry and the Pirates is CRT’s homage to the classic TV sitcoms of the 60’s and 70’s (complete with the ill-timed laugh track). In this episode, while rushing to complete a script on a deadline, Jerry’s three nephews arrive unexpectedly. Permanent like.


April 2 – Action And Adventure

POWDER RIVER

Ep. 09-08: The Shaman Part 2

Britt and Chad confront the famed Apache warrior, Geronimo.


Ep. 0-20: TICONDEROGA - The Risk

Ep. 0-20:  The Risk

A patrol captures Lonato, son of the Huron chief, and General Abercrombie says he must hang as a spy. Captain Taylor puts his life on the line to save him and to prevent the entire Huron nation from descending on the fort.


April 9 – Mystery

Father Brown Mysteries

From London to Cornwall, then to Italy and France, a short, shabby priest takes on bandits, traitors and killers. Why is he so successful?  The reason is that after years spent in the priesthood, Father Brown knows human nature and is not afraid of its dark side. Thus he understands criminal motivation and how to deal with it.

01-02: The Secret Garden

Father Brown is called to investigate the beheading of a man, committed in a closed garden. How did the murderer escape?


The Thinking Machine

01-02:  The Problem Of Dressing Room A.

A famous actress going into her dressing room during a performance, and never comes out… seeming to disappear.


April 16 – Drama

Beacon Hill

. Episode 2  Mr. Prescott is faced with a dinner invitation to the Hulls, while Mrs. Jennings continues to take time off to the bewilderment of the staff. Meanwhile, Barton and his friend Albert seek the fastest runner in Boston to sponsor for the second annual running of “The American Marathon” (later to be re-named the Boston Marathon).