Month: April 2015

Appreciating Radio Drama – Audio Drama for Schools Lesson 03

Audio Drama For Schools - Lesson 03 - Appreciating Radio Drama

This week we continue posting a unit of lessons on audio drama for use in schools. They will eventually be gathered into a book but for now they are available freely here at www.weirdworldstudios.com . We hope you enjoy them

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Showcase #S9 – Yours Truly Johnny Dollar – The Todd Matter

Audio cover for Yours Truly Johnny Dollar - The Todd Matter

Hi folks, This is a special edition of our audio drama showcase highlighting radio material referred to in our forthcoming series of lessons on Audio Drama for schools. This week we feature one of the best of the Yours Truly

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Showcase #S8 – Suspense – Ghost Hunt

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Hi folks, This is a special edition of our audio drama showcase highlighting radio material referred to in our forthcoming series of lessons on Audio Drama for schools. Suspense, having a reputation for its clever and experimental stories, presented “Ghost

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Showcase #S7 – Lights Out – Death Robbery

Audio cover for Lights Out - Death Robbery

Hi folks, This is a special edition of our audio drama showcase highlighting radio material referred to in our forthcoming series of lessons on Audio Drama for schools. Here we present Death Robbery from Lights out, a tale of mummies

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Showcase #S6 – Have Gun Will Travel – The Outlaw Manfred Holt

Audio cover for Have Gun Will Travel - The Outlaw Manfred Holt

Hi folks, This is a special edition of our audio drama showcase highlighting radio material referred to in our forthcoming series of lessons on Audio Drama for schools. Have Gun Will Travel began on television and made the unlikely transition

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Showcase #S5 – The Six Shooter – Britt Ponsett’s Christmas Carol

Audio cover for The Six Shooter - Britt Ponsett's Christmas Carol

Hi folks, This is a special edition of our audio drama showcase highlighting radio material referred to in our forthcoming series of lessons on Audio Drama for schools. The Six Shooter, starring James Stewart was a little known, yet high

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Showcase #S4 – Gunsmoke – The Blacksmith

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Hi folks, This is a special edition of our audio drama showcase highlighting radio material referred to in our forthcoming series of lessons on Audio Drama for schools. The Gunsmoke episode, The Blacksmith, provides a look at racism and revenge

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Showcase #S3 – Gunsmoke – Home Surgery

Audio cover for Gunsmoke - Home Surgery

Hi folks, This is a special edition of our audio drama showcase highlighting radio material referred to in our forthcoming series of lessons on Audio Drama for schools. Home surgery is one of the grittier episodes of Gunsmoke and shows

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Artist’s Sketchbook #22

Sketches and art elements by Miyukiko of the evil mayor's armament for our Host Your Own Old Time Radio Drama.

Here’s a look at some character artwork provided for our Weird Western Serial. It shows the evil mayor’s walking armament from the final of our forthcoming Weird Western Scripts “Where Death Follows the Rails”. The artwork was completed by the

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Artist’s Sketchbook #21

Sketches and art elements by Miyukiko of a medicine man for our Host Your Own Old Time Radio Drama.

Here’s a look at some character artwork provided for our Weird Western Serial. It shows a dinosaur from the second of our forthcoming Weird Western Scripts “Where Death Likes to Ride”. The artwork was completed by the extremely talented Miyukiko.

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The History of Commercial Radio – Audio Drama for Schools Lesson 02

Audio Drama For Schools - Lesson 02 - The History of Radio

This week we continue posting a unit of lessons on audio drama for use in schools. They will eventually be gathered into a book but for now they are available freely here at www.weirdworldstudios.com . We hope you enjoy them

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Showcase #S2 – Winston Churchill – We Shall Fight on the Beaches

Audio cover for Winston Churchill - We Will Fight On the Beaches

Hi folks, This is a special edition of our audio drama showcase highlighting radio material referred to in our forthcoming series of lessons on Audio Drama for schools. Winston Churchill’s “fight them on the beaches” speech is credited with galvanising

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