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[14 Dec 2010 | One Comment | 1,847 views]
Holiday OTR — A Christmas Carol

Well, it’s not exactly the weekend (far from it, in fact) but I’m posting an old time radio episode regardless.
Yes, it’s the classic A Christmas Carol we’ve all come to love this time of year. We’ve all seen spins on the Charles Dickens novel on television and in movie theaters, but how many of us have sat down and listened to an audio adaptation of the story? If you haven’t listened to on, here’s your chance.
And we’re presenting not any old adaptation of A Christmas Carol. No, sir! This one …

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[22 Jul 2010 | 5 Comments | 5,350 views]
Colonial Radio inks deals with Amazon.com companies

While a lot of people producing modern audio theater programs regard money as a secondary concern, Texas-based Colonial Radio Theater has a different business plan.
At the end of June, Colonial Radio entered into agreements with two Amazon.com companies – Brilliance Audio and Audible.com – to distribute the company’s productions. Mark Vanderberg – one of the founders of Colonial Audio – said Brilliance has an aggressive release policy put together for Colonial’s productions.
In November, Brilliance will release three titles on CD – Zorro and the Pirate Raiders, Buck Alice and the …