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.
SEPTEMBER 24 COMEDY – FAMILY
JERRY AND THE PIRATES
Ep. 01-07 – The Stuck-Up Bridge
The Main Street bridge is stuck open, preventing Preston to get home from the library on the mainland… and somehow the pirates end up on a duck boat rescue mission!
SGT. BILLY & CORP. SAM
Ep. 01-01 – Double Cross At Criss Cross
The payroll for Fort Cannonball has been stolen – and Sgt. Bill and Corp. Sam are sent out to find it! Wouldn’t be a tough challenge if they knew what they were doing! Starring Bill O’Brien and Sam Donato of Boston TV’s classic BOOMTOWN series of the 60s and 70s.
OCTOBER 29 HALLOWEEN SPECIAL PRESENTATION
H. G. WELLS' THE WAR OF THE WORLDS
You’ve never heard a dramatization like this!
In this two-hour special, The Colonial Radio Theatre is proud to present this faithful adaptation of the greatest science fiction novel of all kind, The War of the Worlds. A capsule crashes to Earth in the heart of Victorian England, its planet of origin: Mars. What no-one can foresee is that this is only the beginning of a massive invasion that will see humanity tested as never before.