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Tag: Radio Play

On Air

…and now, a word from our sponsors

They were presumed to have been lost for decades, but recently they have been rediscovered in a dark and dusty corner of the vast and labyrinthine crypt below the ODS, in the bottom of a locked filing cabinet stuck in a disused lavatory with a sign on the door saying ‘Beware of the Leopard.”  Given their…
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Jess

The magic of radio

Last week we completed a successful run of It’s a Wonderful Life.  The radio-on-stage play format was something new for us, including many roles per actor, lots of accents (and hats), and sound effects created live on stage, among other things.  You can see some photos from the show here, although it must be said…
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It's a Wonderful Life

Last few tickets for Saturday!

Saturday night has SOLD OUT at Bluntisham Service Station and online.  We have a very small number of tickets left for on-the-door sales only.  It’s going to be a wonderful one! It’s a Wonderful Life Adapted for radio-on-stage from the 1946 Frank Capra film by Tony Palermo performed by kind permission of Tony Palermo Director: Peter Dodds…
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On Air

Simply wonderful!

We enjoyed a simply wonderful opening night last night.  Here’s what one happy audience member had to say: “I for one was completely held by your performances.  It was utterly refreshing to see something so different from BaCStage … Assimilating the adverts into the performance was inspired. Sound effects on stage compelling.”  There are still…
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On Air

The most wonderful week of the year

It’s just two days until the BaCStage Radio Theater goes live on air with It’s a Wonderful Life.  Tickets are selling like hot cakes for the Saturday performance, with more available for Thursday and Friday. “It’s the chance of a lifetime, George.  The chance of a lifetime!” Tickets are on sale now priced at  £8 for advance…
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Handrail

A parting gift from Nick

Our regular reader will already know that after many years Nick and Jackie have retired from BaCStage service to go and collect sheds by the seaside.  However, Nick did leave us one of his famous handrails as a parting gift. With the safety of the actors assured, the show can go on! Tickets for It’s…
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On Air

It's a Wonderful Set-up

Production week is here again!  It’s a Wonderful Life takes to the stage this week.  Tickets are on sale now from Bluntisham Service Station and TicketSource. Set-up day had barely got started when the wet and windy weather threatened to make it take-down day, as the TV aerial on the ODS threatened to fall down. …
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It's a Wonderful Life

It's a Wonderful Life – tickets now on sale

Tickets are now on sale for our next show, It’s a Wonderful Life.  They are available from Bluntisham Service Station, or online via TicketSource. Following the success of our “free” raffle ticket offer for our last production (buy two tickets in advance and save £1, which you can spend on raffle tickets) we are again pricing…
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IAWL Script

It's a Wonderful Cast

There’s just a month to go until our next production, It’s a Wonderful Life! As previously mentioned on this very blog, the “radio on stage play” format will be something rather different.  We won’t be having a fully detailed set, preferring instead a simple backdrop.  All of the cast will be on stage for the entire…
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Sound Men

Sound Men

These two are two sound men. You might be looking at that picture and thinking that they look decidedly unsound.  You may also be wondering why they are manning a bric-a-brac stall at a church fete (other denominations, including the absence thereof, are available). This though, is the sound effects table for our next production,…
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