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. And two chances to enjoy them, with encore broadcasts every Thursday at 8pm. Get ready for something different and exciting every week. First week of the month – Action and Adventure. Second week of the month – Mystery. Third week of the month – Drama. Fourth week of the month – Comedy and Family.
FEBRUARY 17 – Mystery
Ep. 02 – PLANS OF ESCAPE
Dr. Blood and other slaves of Bishop’s plantation, decide on a daring plan of escape by boat, just as a Spanish pirate ship attacks Port Royal
FEBRUARY 25 – COMEDY
The Adventures Of Sgt. Billy and Corp. Sam
TWO GALS AND A SARGE
Sgt. Billy can’t shake off money-grabbing Ma Koppenhopper, or Sam’s sister Florabelle – the once famous concert singer, “The Little Flitch.”
All for One
Ep. 05 – THE COMING OF THE MARTIANS
When Paul and Richie realize Preston is worried about an invasion from Mars, they decide not to disappoint him.