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Colonial Radio Players

Overview
Works: 105 works in 236 publications in 1 language and 2,662 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Children's audiobooks  Drama  Audio adaptations  Radio adaptations  Sea stories  Radio programs  Ghost stories 
Roles: Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PS3503.R167, 823.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Colonial Radio Players
Dandelion wine by Ray Bradbury( Recording )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The summer of 1928 was a vintage season for a growing boy. A summer of green apple trees, mowed lawns, and new sneakers. A magical, timeless summer in the life of a twelve-year-old boy named Douglas Spaulding. Ray Bradbury has dramatized his novel, Dandelion Wine, into this first-class audio drama, produced by The Colonial Radio Theatre on the Air, complete with a full cast, sound effects, and original music
The Father Brown mysteries by G. K Chesterton( Recording )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From London to Cornwall, then to Italy and France, a short, shabby priest takes on bandits, traitors and killers. Why is he so successful? The reason is that after years spent in the priesthood, Father Brown knows human nature and is not afraid of its dark side. Thus he understands criminal motivation and how to deal with it
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving( Recording )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ichabod Crane, a schoolmaster from Connecticut, moves to the town of Sleepy Hollow to teach in a one-room schoolhouse. Ichabod soon becomes familiar with local lore involving a Headless Horseman. When Ichabod attempts to win young Katrina Van Tassel's heart, he finds himself falling prey to the legendary horseman"--Container
Perry Mason and the case of the lucky legs a radio dramatization by Erle Stanley Gardner( Recording )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a confident man who promoted fake beauty pageants in small California towns. Marjorie Clune was one of his winning victims, "The Girl with the Lucky Legs". She was promised a Hollywood movie contract, but the scam artist fled with the money. Marjorie fled too, left her hometown in shame to try and prove herself in Hollywood. Perry Mason is hired to track her down but when the pageant promoter turns up dead, Marjorie becomes the prime suspect
King Solomon's mines by H. Rider Haggard( )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trio of adventurers including Allan Quatermain set off through the dark jungles of Africa in search of the legendary treasure trove of the diamond mines of King Solomon and become involved in a bloody civil war within a lost African tribe
The Father Brown mysteries by G. K Chesterton( )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Father Brown, a short, shabbily dressed Roman Catholic priest, takes on bandits, traitors, and killers. The reason for his success is simple. After years spent in the priesthood, he knows human nature, and is not afraid of its dark side. He understands the criminal mind and the motivation behind it
Vincent Price presents. a radio dramatization by M. J Elliott( Recording )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four clever, enticing, and entertaining stories that includes Mark L. Miller's The Tinglers; Chad Helder's Canus; Darren G. Davis' Road Rage; and Nick Lyons' Fade Away
Jack and the beanstalk a radio dramatization by Jerry Robbins( Recording )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Colonial Radio Theatre pulls out all the stops in this musical adventure of this classic fairy tale! Outstanding songs and score by Jeffrey Gage make this production truly special, and one the entire family will enjoy for years to come. Join the "Teller of Tales" as he wanders over brooks, meadows, forests, and glens searching for enchanted tales to tell
Barrymore by William Luce( )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A month before his death Barrymore reminisces about various episodes in his life and about his career downslide due to alcoholism, his abandonment of the theatre and the squandering of his talents. He chronicles his ascendancy to the throne as the finest classical actor of his generation; his arrival to the pinnacle of movie stardom; his intimate and compassionate relationships with his sister, Ethel, and his brother, Lionel, and explosive debacles of his four marriages
Snow White and the seven dwarfs by Jerry Robbins( Recording )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fairy tale told in the elaborate CRT style! Lush music, hundreds of sound effects and the incredible Colonial Radio Players bring this classic childs tale to life. Join the "Teller of Tales" as he wanders over brooks, meadows, forests and glens searching for enchanted tales to tell
Powder River and the mountain of gold a radio dramatization by Jerry Robbins( Recording )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Picking up where the Guns of Powder River left off, Britt and Doc, now in California, decide to visit Britt''s Dad, retired U.S. Marshall Dan Mac Masters. But two wily prospectors in the nearby mountains with gold fever bring nothing but trouble. The outlaw Angel Garret and his gang of thieves are dead-set on stealing the gold
The Martian chronicles by Ray Bradbury( Recording )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The people of Earth are preparing for war, a war that could potentially destroy the planet. Explorers are sent to Mars to find a new place for humans to colonize. It is here the invaders have come to despoil and commercialize, to grow and to learn. First, it's a trickle, then a torrent, rushing from a world with no future toward a promise of tomorrow. The Earthman conquers Mars and then is conquered by it
Guns of Powder River a radio dramatization by Jerry Robbins( Recording )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hardy pioneers must dodge Indian attacks, stay clear of the outlaw Angel Garret and his blood thirsty band of thieves, survive rock slides, and ford raging rivers in this epic western adventure"--Container
Charles Dickens' A Christmas carol : a radio dramatization by Charles Dickens( Recording )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This full cast dramatization features a powerful music score-- from the magnificent, booming opening of "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen," to the frightening tones of the Ghost of Christmas Future."--Case
Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson( )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Balfour: a young man cheated out of his inheritance. Alan Breck Stewart: a Jacobite returning to his native land. Together they embark on a perilous adventure across the highlands of Scotland, falsely accused of murder. The Colonial Radio Theatre's epic production of Robert Louis Stevenson's magnificent adventure is possibly the grandest audio theatre presentation of this classic tale ever produced
Charles Dickens Christmas set by Charles Dickens( Recording )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three of Dickens' class ic stories about Christmas are performed by a full cast radio production
The wonderful wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum( Recording )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Follow the adventures of young Dorothy Gale and her dog, Toto, as their Kansas house is swept away by a cyclone and they find themselves in a strange land called Oz. Here she meets the Munchkins and joins the Scarecrow, the Tinman, and the Cowardly Lion on an unforgettable journey to the Emerald City"--Container
Gettysburg by Jerry Robbins( Recording )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You will find yourself in the middle of General Buford's skirmish line, Little Round Top, the Wheatfield, and Pickett's Charge, and will listen as President Lincoln delivers his address some four months later
Oz Collection : the Colonial Radio Theatre on Brilliance Audio presents L. Frank Baum's Oz collection( Recording )

in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Father Brown mysteriesThe Legend of Sleepy HollowPerry Mason and the case of the lucky legs a radio dramatizationKing Solomon's minesThe Father Brown mysteriesVincent Price presents. a radio dramatizationJack and the beanstalk a radio dramatizationBarrymore