Radio Theater


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Gremlin Time

Airs at: Mon, 09/18/2017 at 11:00pm - Tue, 09/19/2017 at 12:00am
Produced for Gremlin Time
With the change of the seasons we present two stories of the uncanny by Charles G. Finney and Ray Bradbury. First, from the author of The Circus of Dr Lao, a story about a peaceful suburb terrioized by a mysterious, large dog entitled The Black Retriever. And read to us by ... Read more

Lighthouse Lessons

Airs at: Fri, 08/04/2017 at 12:00am - 3:00am
Produced for Lighthouse Sessions
Leidi Monte and Lighthouse Lesons move into their regular time slot on Friday mornings from 12-3, and to celebrate, friends from the community join in with their humor, songs, poetry, and wisdom. We explore access to the arts and community with Balanced Breakfast, and grate... Read more

The Monday Sampler

Airs at: Mon, 09/25/2017 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
We're still in Membership Drive mode, so if you love the Sampler, call NOW to become a KBOO member: 877-500-5266 and DONATE :-D On today's show of shenanigans, Fortunado and the crew will be talking with members of local jazz group, LooseWig. And since Fall is upon us, we'l... Read more

The Monday Sampler

Airs at: Mon, 09/11/2017 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
The late-night show for the early afternoon returns for another exciting ride around the universe! Today, back by popular demand, we will play 2 episodes of the radio drama "The Million Dollar Curse" by Carlton E. Morse. Fortunado and the Sampler Crew talk music, movies an... Read more

KBOO News Interview - Jerry Chrisman of Tesla City Stories

Airs at: Mon, 08/07/2017 at 5:15pm - 5:30pm
Produced for Evening News
We're fortunate here in Portland to have such a vibrant community of live storytelling and radio theater. There's Willamette Radio Workshop, Portland Story Theater, Back Fence PDX, the Mystery Box Show, Mortified, and The Moth, just to name a few. One of the most intriguin... Read more

Ubu Hour August 2017`

Airs at: Mon, 08/07/2017 at 11:00pm - Tue, 08/08/2017 at 12:00am
Produced for Ubu Hour
Tonight on the Ubu Hour: IN A DARK ROOM PART 1:  Normally we bring radio theater to you, but tonight, if you follow instructions, through hypnosis you will be transported into the radio theater sketch.  An experimental radio theater show that attempts to dissolve the fourt... Read more

The Holy Crowley Hour, Or Two

Airs at: Mon, 07/31/2017 at 10:00pm - Tue, 08/01/2017 at 12:00am
Produced for The Holy Crowley Hour
August is going to be a very hot month here in Portland! On tonight's show we do absolutely nothing to cool things down. Our guest is Madison Young -- director, writer, artist, feminist pornographer, and sex educator. August is the month of Madison here in Portland. She's ... Read more

The Monday Sampler

Airs at: Mon, 08/21/2017 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
The Moon has eclipsed the Sun, so Fortunado, the Sampler crew and guests share their experience of this historic event. Then, a live performance by Phillip-Michael Scales, more I Love A Mystery, and of course more food talk! Don't miss it! Read more

The Monday Sampler

Airs at: Mon, 07/24/2017 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Fortunato hands over the mic to the Sampler Crew this week! There's live music from local band, Those Willows. More radio theater, and some epic music battles between PBK and JustJess, so tune in TODAY from 2-4pm, cus "while the cat's away, the mice will play!" Read more

The Monday Sampler

Airs at: Mon, 06/26/2017 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Summer's here. So, pour out a cool drink and tune in the Sampler. Fortunato and PBK will be spinning some discs, and will welcome Portland's favorite clowns around town Olive and Dingo. Also more I Love a Mystery, with Jack, Doc and Reggie in chapter 12 of the Bury Your De... Read more