Radio Theater http://kunm.org en Top Girls by Caryl Churchill (Part 2) http://kunm.org/post/top-girls-caryl-churchill-part-2 <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Sun. 3/10 6p: When Margaret Thatcher became the first female Prime Minister of the United Kingdom in May of 1979, feminists around the world wondered whether this would be a watershed moment for women in leadership. Thu, 07 Mar 2013 22:17:41 +0000 LeeMerrill 26074 at http://kunm.org Top Girls by Caryl Churchill (Part 2) Top Girls by Caryl Churchill (Part 1) http://kunm.org/post/top-girls-caryl-churchill-part-1 <p>Sun. 3/3 6p: When Margaret Thatcher became the first female Prime Minister of the United Kingdom in May of 1979, feminists around the world wondered whether this would be a watershed moment for women in leadership. Thu, 28 Feb 2013 20:25:42 +0000 LeeMerrill 25722 at http://kunm.org Top Girls by Caryl Churchill (Part 1) “The Golden Dreydl” by Ellen Kushner http://kunm.org/post/golden-dreydl-ellen-kushner <p>Sun. 12/9 6p: It is Hanukkah, and Sara, dragged to a party by her mother, finds playing with the dreydls (little spinning tops which are part of Hanukkah’s festivities) boring ... that is, until Tante Miriam gives her an ancient golden dreydl. Thu, 06 Dec 2012 21:53:44 +0000 LeeMerrill 22193 at http://kunm.org “The Golden Dreydl” by Ellen Kushner "The Cabinet Doctor Caligari," adapted by Yuri Rasovsky. http://kunm.org/post/cabinet-doctor-caligari-adapted-yuri-rasovsky <p>Sun. 10/28 6p: Read by John De Lancie and others. Inspired by the classic silent film of 1919, this original audio play won the Independent Publishers Award in 1998 for best direct-to-audio production.&nbsp;</p><p>John de Lancie&nbsp;stars as a young poet who visits a fair one night with his friend and girlfriend. Entering Dr. Caligari's tent, they meet the mysterious Cesare, a kind of zombie, who is neither alive nor dead--and who forcasts doom for our high-strung protagonist and his friends.</p> Thu, 25 Oct 2012 22:24:22 +0000 LeeMerrill 20390 at http://kunm.org "The Cabinet Doctor Caligari," adapted by Yuri Rasovsky. Brad Lansky and the Alien Engineer http://kunm.org/post/brad-lansky-and-alien-engineer <p></p><div>Sun. 9/30 6p: After returning from their&nbsp;mission to Planet X, Brad and Alex have a tough time trying&nbsp;to get their ship to pass its maintenance review.</div><p> Thu, 27 Sep 2012 20:43:26 +0000 LeeMerrill 19188 at http://kunm.org Brad Lansky and the Alien Engineer Night Over Taos: Part Two http://kunm.org/post/night-over-taos-part-two <p>&nbsp;</p> Fri, 22 Jun 2012 19:44:01 +0000 Linda López McAlister 14590 at http://kunm.org Night Over Taos: Part Two Night Over Taos: Journey from the Taos Revolt to Statehood Part One http://kunm.org/post/night-over-taos-journey-taos-revolt-statehood-part-one <p>Sun. 07/01 6p: &ldquo;Night Over Taos: A Theatrical and Historical Journey from the Taos Revolt to Statehood&rdquo;depicts the revolt and its aftermath in a dramatic and engrossing manner in a rebroadcast of our Centennial special. &nbsp;We bring you hour one of Maxwell Anderson&rsquo;s play Night Over Taos &ndash; a historical drama about the events surrounding one of the first battles in the Taos Revolt.</p><div>&nbsp;</div> Fri, 22 Jun 2012 19:38:38 +0000 Linda López McAlister 14589 at http://kunm.org Night Over Taos: Journey from the Taos Revolt to Statehood Part One From the Cabinet of Dr. Fritz - Aura http://kunm.org/post/cabinet-dr-fritz-aura <p>Sun 4/15 6p: Aura from ZBS&rsquo;s Cabinet of Dr. Fritz series. When Felipe Montero answers an ad, he meets an old woman, perhaps over a hundred years old, and her young niece Aura. But does the beautiful Aura actually exist? This is a strange, dreamy, haunting story. Recipient of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting award for Best Radio Drama 1984. Adult themes.</p> Mon, 09 Apr 2012 17:31:16 +0000 Linda López McAlister 11097 at http://kunm.org The Witches of Lublin http://kunm.org/post/witches-lublin-0 <div>Sun. 4/1 6p: It&rsquo;s the Passover season and we have a story for you as ancient as myth. But it&#39;s also as modern as every family that struggles to hold its center in a world of strife and conflicting loyalties. The Witches of Lublin , by Ellen Kushner, Elizabeth Schwartz and Yale Strom offers a glimpse into the lives of lost Jewish women of Eastern Europe. It features haunting vocals and original, high-energy klezmer music.&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div> Sun, 01 Apr 2012 15:06:23 +0000 Linda López McAlister 10710 at http://kunm.org The Witches of Lublin The Life and Work of Margaret Sanger, Birth Control Activist http://kunm.org/post/life-and-work-margaret-sanger-birth-control-activist <p>Sun. 3/25 6p: &nbsp;Margaret Sanger written and performed by Ann Beyke, closes our&nbsp;month of Women&rsquo;s History programming. It seems almost unbelievable that contraception has again become a hot political topic in the year 2012.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 20 Mar 2012 18:51:17 +0000 Linda López McAlister 10093 at http://kunm.org The Life and Work of Margaret Sanger, Birth Control Activist A Huey P. Newton Story Part One http://kunm.org/post/huey-p-newton-story-part-one <p>Sun. 02/05 6p: &nbsp;In his Obie Award-winning show, Roger Guenveur Smith explores the life of&nbsp;the controversial Black Panther leader through a series of improvisations based on Newton&#39;s own words and writings. &nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 17 Jan 2012 18:51:30 +0000 Linda López McAlister 7086 at http://kunm.org A Huey P. Newton Story Part One Night Over Taos http://kunm.org/post/night-over-taos <p>Sun. 01/08 6p: &ldquo;Night Over Taos: A Theatrical and Historical Journey from the Taos Revolt to Statehood&rdquo;depicts the Taos Revolt and its aftermath in a dramatic and engrossing manner in a special two and a half hour broadcast during Centennial Week. &nbsp;First there will be a performance of Maxwell Anderson&rsquo;s play Night Over Taos &ndash; a historical drama about the events surrounding one of the first battles in the Taos Revolt.</p><p> Thu, 05 Jan 2012 18:33:25 +0000 Linda López McAlister 6510 at http://kunm.org Night Over Taos A Christmas Fable for Grownups http://kunm.org/post/christmas-fable-grownups <p><span id="internal-source-marker_0.13406320824287832" style="background-color: transparent; font-size: 15px; font-family: Arial; text-decoration: none; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; ">Sunday 12/18 6p: &quot;Snow Globe&quot; is a Christmas fable for grownups. Mon, 12 Dec 2011 23:21:06 +0000 Linda López McAlister 5375 at http://kunm.org A Christmas Fable for Grownups Taken: How Will They Be Remembered? http://kunm.org/post/taken-how-will-they-be-remembered <p>Sun. 9/11 at 6pm: On the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 attack we reprise this piece, a one act musical that provides a very personal depiction of the 9/11 tragedy. The script follows the life of Drew and Jenny, two young investment bankers whose life together begins and ends at the Twin Towers, along with several other characters.</p> Sun, 04 Sep 2011 20:37:00 +0000 1465 at http://kunm.org Radio Theater Two Works from Hub of the Universe Productions http://kunm.org/post/radio-theater-two-works-hub-universe-productions <p>Sun. 8/20 at 6pm: Featuring the comedy "Our Miss Brooks." Followed by "The Stone Ship," a thriller by Len Peterson.</p> Sat, 13 Aug 2011 21:39:00 +0000 1445 at http://kunm.org Ruby 7: Dream Weaver Dream Deceiver - Part 1 http://kunm.org/post/ruby-7-dream-weaver-dream-deceiver-part-1 <p>Sun. 8/7 at 6pm: The Galactic Gumshoe Ruby arrives on the planet of M?bius-Morpheus, a planet of dreamers. The Morpheusians believe that since life is a dream, they may as well dream up their own dreams. But something is happening, they are experiencing for the first time in their life, Fear. They suspect humans, who tend to be fearful are behind this. Ruby is hired to find who, how and why?</p> Sun, 31 Jul 2011 16:08:00 +0000 1442 at http://kunm.org Ruby 7: Dream Weaver Dream Deceiver - Part 1 Singularity: Georgia O'Keeffe: Portrait of an Older Artist (Part 1), by Patrick Redden http://kunm.org/post/singularity-georgia-okeeffe-portrait-older-artist-part-1-patrick-redden <p>Sun. 7/24 at 6pm:<br /> This Sunday and next we bring you an audio biography depicting the later years of the life of New Mexico artist Georgia O'Keeffe after the death of her husband Alfred Stieglitz.</p> Sun, 17 Jul 2011 18:29:00 +0000 1419 at http://kunm.org Singularity: Georgia O'Keeffe: Portrait of an Older Artist (Part 1), by Patrick Redden You Have Five Minutes! http://kunm.org/post/you-have-five-minutes <p>Sun. 7/17 at 6pm: A reprise of our Radio Theatre world-premiere collection of original five-minute radio plays by playwrights Algernon D'Ammassa, Lance Roger Axt, Frederick Greenhalgh, Evan Waters, and Butch D'Ambrosio.</p> Sun, 10 Jul 2011 16:16:00 +0000 1416 at http://kunm.org Atomic Bombers (Part 2), by Russell Vandenbroucke http://kunm.org/post/atomic-bombers-part-2-russell-vandenbroucke <p>Sun. 7/10 at 6pm: In our story this week, we'll hear from those at the very heart of the Manhattan Project - including Robert Oppenheimer, Enrico Fermi, and Richard Feynman - as they wrestle with the age-old conundrum of waging war to bring peace.</p> Sun, 03 Jul 2011 19:44:00 +0000 1413 at http://kunm.org Atomic Bombers (Part 2), by Russell Vandenbroucke Atomic Bombers (Part 1), by Russell Vandenbroucke http://kunm.org/post/atomic-bombers-part-1-russell-vandenbroucke <p>Sun. 7/3 at 6pm: With the deployment of the Atomic Bomb in 1945, a palpable sense of national triumph and apocalyptic dread set into the American collective psyche. Arguably no one felt the burden of the Atomic Age more than many of the scientists responsible for designing and building the Bomb itself. In our story this week, we'll hear from those at the very heart of the Manhattan Project - including Robert Oppenheimer, Enrico Fermi, and Richard Feynman - as they wrestle with the age-old conundrum of waging war to bring peace.</p> Sun, 26 Jun 2011 22:33:00 +0000 1394 at http://kunm.org Atomic Bombers (Part 1), by Russell Vandenbroucke Ever Turning the Tide, by Gareth Brownbill http://kunm.org/post/ever-turning-tide-gareth-brownbill <p>Sun. 6/26 at 6pm: Larry has tried to avoid confrontation. Recently widowed, he tries to be a good father to his son Toby. When Toby is suspended from school for fighting a bully Larry faces a dilemma.</p> Sun, 19 Jun 2011 21:19:00 +0000 1385 at http://kunm.org "Competitor" and "The Hollow Grave" http://kunm.org/post/competitor-and-hollow-grave <p>Sun. 6/19 at 6pm: Tune in for two great back-to-back plays, tonight on Radio Theater.</p> Sun, 12 Jun 2011 17:00:00 +0000 1374 at http://kunm.org I Was the Voice of Democracy http://kunm.org/post/i-was-voice-democracy <p>Sun. 6/12 at 6pm: By turns comedic and contemplative - and told in style that is equal parts David Sedaris and Spalding Gray - Brian Herrera's "I Was the Voice of Democracy" asks whether we ever really stop being the person we once were.</p> Sun, 05 Jun 2011 21:02:00 +0000 1357 at http://kunm.org The Politics of Hair, by Lou Clark http://kunm.org/post/politics-hair-lou-clark <p>Sun. 6/6 at 6pm: From our Theatre from the Land of Enchantment Series. Set in Seattle, Dani, a thirty-something lesbian who just went through a major breakup, decides to go to Alaska to get over Capitol Kenobi, soul is transformed, leading her to new-found happiness and acceptance of herself.</p> Tue, 31 May 2011 22:49:00 +0000 1353 at http://kunm.org Steam Dreamers of Inverness (continued) http://kunm.org/post/steam-dreamers-inverness-continued <p>Sun. 5/29 at 6pm: Jack, Mojo and Claudine discover a strange device in the old Victorian mansion of Inverness; a holographic projector that operates on steam.</p> Sun, 22 May 2011 15:27:00 +0000 1345 at http://kunm.org Steam Dreamers of Inverness from ZBS http://kunm.org/post/steam-dreamers-inverness-zbs <p>Sun. 5/22 at 6pm: Jack, Mojo and Claudine discover a strange device in the old Victorian mansion of Inverness; a holographic projector that operates on steam. The projector is loaded with glass slides, as they whirl around, a black &amp; white photographic image is projected into the center of the room. The photo is of a town set in Victorian times...</p> Sun, 15 May 2011 21:49:00 +0000 1334 at http://kunm.org Within the Walls of Eryx, and Galaxicabs http://kunm.org/post/within-walls-eryx-and-galaxicabs <p>Sun. 5/15 at 6pm: When Kenton Stanfield takes a job on Venus hunting for power crystals, he finds the hazards of the job too much to handle. From 19 Nocturne Boulevard.</p> Sun, 08 May 2011 17:46:00 +0000 1328 at http://kunm.org The Glass Menagerie (Part 1), by Tennessee Williams http://kunm.org/post/glass-menagerie-part-1-tennessee-williams <p>Sun. 5/1 at 7pm: KUNM's Radio Theatre joins in the celebration of the 100th anniversary of the birth of the great American playwright Tennessee Williams. Calista Flockhart and Julie Harris star in Tennessee Williams' masterpiece.</p> Sun, 24 Apr 2011 17:50:00 +0000 1302 at http://kunm.org Archive Night http://kunm.org/post/archive-night <p>Sun. 4/11 at 6pm: Four fantastic works produced by KUNM's Radio Theatre in seasons past.</p> Sun, 03 Apr 2011 20:29:00 +0000 1279 at http://kunm.org Two works from 19 Nocturne Boulevard http://kunm.org/post/two-works-19-nocturne-boulevard <p>Sun. 4/3 at 6pm.</p> Sat, 26 Mar 2011 19:24:00 +0000 1263 at http://kunm.org Two works from 19 Nocturne Boulevard