Jim French’s Imagination Theatre Season 22

Are You Ready for Jim French’s Imagination Theatre Season 22

December 1, 2018 marks the start of Season 22 of Jim French’s Imagination Theatre. And you’ll hear it all on KIXI Radio!  New Harry Nile adventures.  New Sherlock Holmes mysteries.  The characters and performers you know and love, Lawrence Albert, John Patrick Lowrie, and more.  Saturday nights at 8pm, a half hour of Jim French’s Imagination Theatre on KIXI Radio, online at KIXI.com and on the new FREE KIXI App.  Turn on your radio… and turn up your imagination!

Occasionally Jim French’s Imagination Theatre may be pre-empted on our AM 880 frequency by Gonzaga basketball.  But you can still enjoy Jim French’s Imagination Theatre and regular KIXI programming online at www.kixi.com. Click “Listen Live” on the Main page and you can stream KIXI on your computer.  Regular KIXI programming is also available on our mobile App for your smartphones, tablets, and other devices.  The App is FREE and available for iPhone platforms at the iTunes store, and for Android platforms at the GooglePlay store.

 

Saturday, March 23, 8pm
Encore broadcast, Tuesday, March 26, 2019, 8pm

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THE DEVIL IN WHITE CHAPEL

Episode 1: Crooks and Nannies. Lord and Lady Brass pay a visit on a grieving widow, and find themselves drawn head-first into the mystery of a missing child.

Kate Kraay: Lady Brass

Ron Richardson: Lord Brass

Lauren Huston: Loveday Brooke

With:

Larry Albert

Katherine Grant-Suttie

John Longenbaugh

Tadd Morgan

 

 

Saturday, March 16, 8pm
Encore broadcast, Tuesday, March 19, 2019, 8pm

TAKE ANOTHER CHORUS THEY’RE SMALL

FIRST BROADCAST: 11/21/72

WRITTEN BY: Jim French

CAST

Robert E. Lee Hardwick              Doug Young

Pat French                            Phil Royal

Why are members of Teddy Powell’s band dying like flies? Dameron goes to New Orleans and sits in on a Jazzy murder mystery that has a surprise ending.

 

Saturday, March 9, 8pm
Encore broadcast, Tuesday, March 12, 2019, 8pm

GIRL WITH THE AGUALINE NOSE, THE

FIRST BROADCAST: 11/7/72

WRITTEN BY: Jim French

1970’s syndication: 25:35

CAST

Robert E. Lee Hardwick            Doug Young

Inga Douglas                              Janice Frank

Jim French

Involved yarn with twin sisters, one whom has surprisingly survived a foreign train wreck and one whom is trying to murder the other. One has plastic surgery but which one is telling the truth, or are they both lying?

 

Saturday, March 2, 8pm
Encore broadcast, Tuesday, March 5, 2019, 8pm

 

Unhappy Birthday Part Two (double length)

Harry investigates a suspicious building contractor for the county and may be up against more then he bargained for..

Cast:

Phil Harper                      Pat French  Ed Gately                      Richard Brestoff Sheldon Jacobs           Gregg Hersholt  Rick Van Cise                      Patti Payne Rudy Perez                      Terry Rose Derek Turner                      Karen Anderson  Sharon Vail                      Jay Green


Saturday, February 23, 8pm

Encore broadcast, Tuesday, February 26, 2019, 8pm

 

Unhappy Birthday Par t One (double length)

Harry investigates a suspicious building contractor for the county and may be up against more then he bargained for..

Cast:

Phil Harper                      Pat French  Ed Gately                      Richard Brestoff Sheldon Jacobs           Gregg Hersholt  Rick Van Cise                      Patti Payne Rudy Perez                      Terry Rose Derek Turner                      Karen Anderson  Sharon Vail                      Jay Green

 

Saturday, February 16, 8pm
Encore broadcast, Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 8pm

The Chronicles of Anthony Rathe

One Step Removed

Written by Matthew Booth

First Broadcast: 2/15/19

A blackmailer, a victim and an insane debt to be paid, is Rathe up to putting things the right way ‘round or is it all just too mad for even him?

Cast

Terry Edward Moore              Lawrence Albert

David Natale                           Caitlin Frances

Debbe Hirata

Devoted to Murder

Written by Matthew Booth

First Broadcast: 5/29/16

When is it an act of mercy, justifiable homicide or simply murder? A difficult question at best, a moral dilemma too many.

Cast:

Terry Edward Moore              Lawrence Albert

Patrick Phillips                         Susan Connors

David Natale                            Amy Love

 

Saturday, February 9, 8pm
Encore broadcast, Tuesday, February 12, 2019, 8pm

The Autumn of Terror – Chapter Five – Mary Kelly

Written by M. J. Elliott

First Broadcast: 02/09/19

In the chase to stop Jack the Ripper Holmes, Watson and Lestrade have been witness to the horrendous results of the madman’s insanity, but nothing insll their careers has prepared them for the death of Mary Kelly.

Cast

John Patrick Lowrie              Lawrence Albert

Dennis Bateman                   Rick May

Richard Ziman                         Rachel Glass

 

Saturday, February 2, 8pm
Encore broadcast, Tuesday, February 5, 2019, 8pm

The Autumn of Terror – Chapter Four – The Double Event

Written by M. J. Elliott

First Broadcast: 02/02/19

At last we have a name for our brutal killer of women, Jack the Ripper. Holmes has never dealt with anything like this in his career and with two more murders in one night he may, at last be out of his depth.

Cast

John Patrick Lowrie              Lawrence Albert

Dennis Bateman                   Rick May

Philip Keiman                        Richard Ziman

 

Saturday, January 26, 8pm
Encore broadcast, Tuesday, January 29, 2019, 8pm

The Autumn of Terror – Chapter Three – Annie Chapman

Written by M. J. Elliott

First Broadcast: 01/26/19

The murders are becoming more brutal and the police are grasping at any straw that arises. Then a letter arrives, supposedly from the killer.

Cast

John Patrick Lowrie              Lawrence Albert

Dennis Bateman                    Rick May

Ellen McLain                          Jeff Steitzer

Andrew Davison

 

 

Saturday, January 19, 8pm
Encore broadcast, Tuesday, January 22, 2019, 8pm

The Autumn of Terror – Part Two – Polly Nicholas
Written by M. J. Elliott

First Broadcast: 01/19/19

Another brutal slaying and more ferocious than the first. As before Holmes and Watson attempt to fathom the cause behind these murders and are they connected?

Cast

John Patrick Lowrie              Lawrence Albert
Dennis Bateman                   Rick May
Mary Kae Irvin                       Susan Connors
Phillip Kieman

 

Saturday, January 12, 8pm
Encore broadcast, Tuesday, January 15, 2019, 8pm

The Autumn of Terror – Part One – Martha Tabram

Written by M. J. Elliott

First Broadcast: 01/12/19

Holmes uncovers what appears to be a previously unconnected series of brutal murders, all women and all prostitutes. As the ferocity of the slaying shows the Great Detective he may be dealing with a criminal, the type of which he’s never encountered before.

Cast:

John Patrick Lowrie              Lawrence Albert

Dennis Bateman                    Rick May

Rachel Glass                            David Natale