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Radio adaptations.

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PRA Archive # Titlesort descending Description Genre Broadcast Date
BB1000.11 Mary Stuart / by Friedrich Schiller ; translated by Eric Bent directed by Isaiah Sheffer.

Adaptation for radio.

KPFA, 20 June 1959.
KZ0206 Master of ballantrae / by Robert Louis Stevenson.

Rebroadcast of a Mercury Theatre drama; Orson Welles, Agnes Moorehead, Alan Napier, and Ray...

KPFK, Aug. 3, 1977.
KZ0306 Meet me in St. Louis : a rehearsal.

Dress rehearsal of radio adaptation the day before broadcast; stars Judy Garland, Margaret O...

KPFK, Nov., 1977.
KZ0463 Mrs. Miniver.

Radio drama.

KPFK, 1977?
BB2826 Mundus et infans / by Wynkyn de Worde ; directed by Howard Brown.

Morality play first published in 1522.

KPFA, 28 Nov. 1968.
KZ0188 My man Godfrey.

Radio adaptation of film comedy; Carole Lombard, William Powell, David Niven, Gail Patrick, and...

KPFK, July 1977.
BB4958 Nathan the wise / by Gotthold Lessing ; adapted and directed by Otto Waldes.

Adaptation of Lessing's play for radio.

KPFK, 21 July 1962.
BC2190 Nathanael West's Cool Million / produced by Paul Vangelisti.

Adaptation of West's novel for radio.

KPFK, 28 Nov. 1974.
KZ1100 Night visit / by Friedrich Durrenmatt;: adapted by J.S. Young. The Thirst / by Flann O'Brien ; produced by Paul Vangelisti.

Two plays adapted for radio.

KPFK, Mar. 30, 1982.
BB5282 No Exit / by Jean Paul Sartre.

Dramatic radio adaptation of Sartre's play.

KPFK, 12 Dec. 1962.
BB2172 Noise is a seven-headed dragon / by Johan Van der Steen.

Adaptation of his play for radio.

KPFA, 1 May 1967.
BB4964 On Baily's strand / by William Butler Yeats.

Adaptation of Yeats one act play for radio.

KPFK, 20 Jan. 1963.
BB2184 Open 24 hours / by Roger Cornish.

Adaptation of his play for radio.

KPFA, 11 Oct. 1968.
BB0822 Othello / by William Shakespeare ; starring Paul Robeson.

Adaptation of the Shakespearean play for radio.

KPFA, 6 Feb. 1963.
BB2177 Out of the years, into the years / by Julian Dickens.

Adaptation of his play for radio.

KPFA, 1 June 1967.
BC2082 Panic in Salem : the Radio / produced by Tim Jerome and Charles Potter.

Play about witchcraft adapted for radio.

WBAI, 27 Nov. 1974.
BB0933 Pantagleize / by Michel de Ghelderode ; produced by Jack Nessel.

Adaptation of his play about an innocent fool who wanders in and out of a Revolution while...

KPFA, 15 Sept. 1965.
KZ0465 Pinocchio / produced by Cecil B. DeMille.

Radio adaptation of Walt Disney's movie.|PINOCCHIO / produced by Cecil B. DeMille...

KPFK, Dec. 21, 1977.
BB1108.03 Post office / by Rabindranath Tagore.

Adaptation of his poem for radio.

KPFA, 6 Apr. 1962.
BB0932 Red magic / by Michel de Ghelderode.

Performance of his play adapted for radio.

KPFA, 26 May 1965.
BB1108.04 Red Orleanders / by Rabindranath Tagore ; adapted and produced by Preminda Chad.

Adaptation of his poem for radio.

KPFA, 15 Mar. 1962.
BB1130 Return journey / by Dylan Thomas ; directed by William Wintersole.

Adaptation of his play for radio.

KPFA, 15 Dec. 1964.
BB4983 Return journey / by Dylan Thomas ; directed by William Wintersole.

Adaptation of Thomas' drama for radio.

KPFK, 9 Nov. 1964.
BC0820 Reunion / by Jim Bernhard ; directed by Roger S. Glade.

Adaptation of Bernhard's Playwright's Showcase production for the radio.

KPFT, 22 May 1972.
BC0575 Riders of the purple wage / by Philip Jose Farmer ; adapted by Mike Hodel.

Dramatic radio adaptation of Farmer's short story.

KPFK, 19 Jan. 1972.
BB1129 Riders to the sea / by J.M. Synge ; read by Josephine Gardiner.

Reading of his play.

KPFA, 23 July 1964.
BB1000.12 Roaring all day long / by Eric Bentley ; directed by Isaiah Sheffer.

Adaptation for radio.

KPFA, 25 Apr. 1959.
BC2687 Robeson before HUAC.

Excerpt from the play Are You Now or Have You Ever Been, featuring Paul Robeson's testimony...

WBAI, 1974.
BB2082 Roman fever / by Edith Wharton; adapted by Erik Bauersfeld

This is a radio play based on Edith Wharton’s short story "Roman Fever" about two...

American Women -- Theater KPFA, November 16, 1964
BB0845 Romeo and Juliet / by William Shakespeare.

Adaptation of his play for radio.

KPFA, 28 Apr. 1964.
KZ0503 Salome / by Oscar Wilde ; directed by Beatrice Manley ; produced by Jay Kugelman.

Dramatic adaptation.

KPFK, Oct. 19, 1977.
BB5094 Salome / by Oscar Wilde ; directed by Leonard Nimoy.

Adaptation of Wilde's drama for radio.

KPFK, 31 Jan. 1964.
KZ0796 Six characters in search of an author / by Luigi Pirandello ; directed and produced by Paul Vangelisti.

Radio adaptation of the play.

KPFK, Oct. 29, 1980.
BB5103 Sorry, wrong number / by Lucille Fletcher.

Dramatic radio adaptation of Fletcher's play.

KPFK, 31 Oct. 1965.
KZ0205 Stagecoach.

Radio adaptation of the film; Claire Trevor and Randolph Scott.

KPFK, June, 1977.
SZ0495.17 Swan Lake / Jacki Apple.

Ongoing weekly program which introduces the work of leading performance artists, playwrights,...

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Apple performs a satirical, ironic film "ballet" for radio. The original Swan Lake...

Satellite, 1989
BB1000.01 Swan song / by Anton Chekov ; directed by Isaiah Sheffer.

Adaptation and translation of the Russian story.

KPFA, May 1961.
KZ0198 The Adventure of the speckled band.

Radio adaptation of the movie; Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce recreate roles.|THE ADVENTURE OF...

KPFK, Aug. 1977.
KZ0105 The Alexandria Quartet / by Lawrence Durrell ; produced by Jay Kugelman.

Readings of the four novels. Introduction by Henry Miller.

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r.1-10. Justine. -- r.11-22. Balthazar. -- r.23-36. Mountolive. -- r.37-48. Clea.

KPFK, Dec. 25-31, 1976.
BC0600.01 The American nightmare / by Sidney Slomich ; produced by Patric Mayer. (Part 1 of 2)

Dramatic adaptation of Slomich's book exploring the technological and humanitarian aspects...

KPFA, Dec. 1971.
BC0600.02 The American nightmare / by Sidney Slomich ; produced by Patric Mayer. (Part 2 of 2)

Dramatic adaptation of Slomich's book exploring the technological and humanitarian aspects...

KPFA, Dec. 1971.
BB4853 The Anniversary / by Anton Chekov ; directed by Harry Cooper.

Radio adaptation of Chekov's play.

KPFK, 1 Aug. 1964.
BC2572 The Ash tree / by Montigue Rhodes James ; adapted by Erik Bauersfeld.

Dramatic radio adaptation of James' short horror story.

KPFA, 20 Oct. 1969.
BB4512 The Bald soprano / Eugene Ionesco.

Adaptation of play for radio.

KPFK, 30 Mar. 1967.
BB5059 The Blind Men / by Michel de Ghelderode ; directed by Marc Estrin.

Dramatic radio adaptation of de Ghelderode's play.

KPFK, 24 May 1965.
BC2920 The Book of hags / by Deena Metzger ; adapted and directed by Everett Frost.

A novel-in-progress by Deena Metzger dramatized for radio by Everett Frost. The work is a...

American Women -- Radio, American Women -- Authors and journalists KPFK, 27 May 1976.
BB1000.07 The Buffalo skinner / by Lonny Chapman ; directed by Isaiah Sheffer.

Adaptation for radio.

KPFA, 1961.
KZ0215 The Canterville ghost.

Radio adaptation of the film drama; Charles Laughton and Margaret O'Brien recreate roles....

KPFK, Aug. 1977.
BC0958 The Catonsville verdict / by Daniel Berrigan ; directed by Jim Stanton.

Dramatization of Berrigan's account of his brother, Philip, who was tried for destroying...

WBAI, 6 Oct. 1971.
BB2176 The Cliffs of time / by John Dunmore.

Adaptation of his play for radio.

KPFA, 22 June 1967.
KZ0797 The Condor / by Corrado Costa ; translated and adapted by Paul Vangelisti.

Radio adaptation of Italian poet's play.

KPFK, Nov. 22, 1978.
BC0825.08 The Count of Monte Cristo : part three / by Alexandre Dumas ; adapted by Charles Potter.

Adaptation of Dumas' novel for radio. Also includes an adaptation of Ambrose Bierce's...

WBAI, Dec. 1972.
BC0825.10-.12 The Count of Monte Cristo : parts four through six / by Alexandre Dumas ; adapted by Charles Potter and David Rapkin.

Adaptation of Dumas' novel for radio. Also includes adaptations of J.M. Synge's Riders...

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CONTANT: r.1. The Count of Monte Cristo / Alexander Dumas (37 min.) -- r.2. The Count of Monte...

WBAI, Jan. 1973.
BC0825.05-.06 The Count of Monte Cristo : parts one and two / by Alexandre Dumas ; produced by Charles Potter.

Adaptation of Dumas' novel, and two other short radio adaptations.

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r.1. The Count of Monte Cristo / Alexander Dumas ; ; That low Theodore Sturgeon (28 min.) -- r.2...

WBAI, 1972.
BC0825.14-.18 The Count of Monte Cristo : parts seven through eleven / Alexandre Dumas ; adapted by Charles Potter and David Rapkin.

Adaptation of Dumas' novel for radio. Includes adaptations of Anton Chekov's The...

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r.1. The Count of Monte Cristo / Alexander Dumas ; The Chemist's wife / Anton Chekov (31...

WBAI, 3 Apr.-11 Dec. 1973.
KZ0466 The Day the earth stood still.

Radio adaptation of the science fiction film.

KPFK, July 14, 1977.
BC2555 The Death of Halpin Frayzer / by Ambrose Bierce ; adapted by Erik Bauersfeld.

Dramatic radio adaptation of Bierce's short story.

KPFA, 30 Sept. 1969.
BB1000.10 The Death of Odysseus / by Lionel Adel ; directed by Isaiah Sheffer.

Adaptation for radio.

KPFA, 5 July 1959.
BB5358 The Debate / Maria Piscator.

Dramatic radio adaptation of events at the Paris Commune of 1871.

WBAI, 11 Sept. 1971.
BB1000.03 The Devil and Daniel Webster / by Stephen Vincent Benet ; directed by Isaiah Sheffer.

Adaptation of his short story for radio.

KPFA, 1961.
BC2551 The Diary of a madman / by Nikolai Gogol ; adapted by Erik Bauersfeld.

Dramatic radio adaptation of Gogol's novel.

KPFK, 19 Dec. 1964.
BC0377 The Dragon lady's revenge / by the San Francisco Mime Troupe ; produced by Stan Johnston.

Adaptation of the San Francisco Mime Troupe's drama for radio.

KPFA, 25 Oct. 1971.
BC2576 The Dream of a ridiculous man / by Feodor Dostoevsky ; adapted by Erik Bauersfeld.

Dramatic radio adaptation of Dostoevsky's short story.

KPFA, 22 Nov. 1966.
KZ1098 The Dutchman / by Imamu Amiri Baraka ; directed by Paul Vangelisti.

One-act play.

KPFK, Jan. 12, 1982.
BB1000.06 The Dybbuk / by Alex Ansky ; directed by Isaiah Sheffer.

Adaptation for radio.

KPFA, 3 May 1959.
BB3779.02 The Exception and the rule / by Bertolt Brecht ; directed by Isaiah Sheffer.

Performance of Brecht's play by the original off-Broadway cast.|THE EXCEPTION AND THE RULE...

WBAI, 14 June 1967.
BC0825.07 The Giant's stair / by Wilbur Daniel Steele ; produced by David Rapkin.

Adaptation of Steele's 1938 drama for radio.

WBAI, 1972.
BB5257 The Good God of Manhattan / Ingeborg Bachmann ; directed by Neva Fowler.

A character in the play, Good God of Manhattan, is on trial for plotting the murder of two...

KPFA, 3 Apr. 1967.
KZ0462 The Grapes of wrath.

Radio drama.|THE GRAPES OF WRATH / produced by Bobb Lynes and Roy E. Tuckman. - SERIES:...

KPFK, 1977?
BB2171 The Greatest day of my life / by John Parkyn.

Adaptation of his play for radio.

KPFA, 5 Apr. 1967.
BB5061 The Inspector General / by Nikolai Gogol.

Dramatic radio adaptation of Gogol's play.

KPFK, 22 Feb. 1964.
BC2561 The Jolly corner / by Henry James ; adapted by Erik Bauersfeld.

Dramatic radio adaptation of James short story.

KPFA, 7 Jan. 1965.
BC2554 The Judgement / by Franz Kafka.

Dramatic radio adaptation of Kafka's short story.

KPFA, 16 Nov. 1970.
BB5202 The Judgment / by Franz Kafka ; adapted by Erik Bauersfeld.

Dramatic radio adaptation of Kafka's short story.

KPFA, 12 Aug. 1971.
BB0931 The Knights of the Round Table / by Jean Cocteau.

Perfromance of his play adapted for radio.

KPFA, 21 Feb. 1967.
BB5254 The Lady from the sea / by Henrik Ibsen ; adapted by Ann Jellico.

Adaptation of Ibsen's drama for the radio.

KPFA, 28 Mar. 1971.
BC2429 The Last Days of Louisiana Red / Ishmael Reed ; directed by Francesco Newman.

Reed's radio adaptation of part of his recent novel.

KPFK, 11 July 1975.
BC0980 The Lawrence strike / Meredith Tax ; produced by Ann Snitow.

This program is a history of the Lawrence Strike, a poetic adaptation of "The Rising of the...

American Women -- Work and unions, American Women -- Radio WBAI, May 21, 1972
BC2559 The Legend of the Island of falles / by Betty Sandbrook ; adapted by Erik Bauersfeld.

Dramatic radio adaptation of Sandbrook's short story.

KPFA, 28 Jan. 1967.
BB5255 The Maids / by Jean Genet ; directed by Samuel Delany.

Adaptation of Genet's French drama for radio.

KPFK, 5 July 1969.
KZ0550 The Maltese falcon / by Dashiell Hammett.

Radio adaptation of the adventure film.

KPFK, June 2, 1979.
BC0825.09 The Man higher up / by O. Henry ; adapted by Charles Potter and David Rapkin.

Adaptation of Henry's short story for radio.

WBAI, Dec. 1972.
SZ0669.12 The Man in the case / by Anton Chekhov and Wendy Wasserstein ; produced and directed by Marjorie Van Halteren.

Performance of Wendy Wasserstein's adaptation of Chekhov's story. Wendy Wasserstein...

Satellite, 8 Mar. 1992.
BB2178 The Marriage / by Stephen Rose.

Adaptation of his play for radio.

KPFA, 15 June 1967.
BC2484 The Marriage of heaven and hell / by William Blake ; produced by Ken Heller and Joe Roth.

Dramatization of Blake's poem.

KPFA, 12 Sept. 1975.
BB2839 The Merchant of Venice / by William Shakespeare.

Adaptation of Shakespeare's play for radio.

KPFA, 6 Nov. 1970.
BB2827 The Merry play of Jon Jon / by John Heywood ; directed by Honard Brown.

Adaptation of Heywood's early 16th century play for radio.

KPFA, 17 Nov. 1968.
BB0943 The Merry Wives of Windsor / by William Shakespeare.

Performance of his play adapted for radio.

KPFA, 15 Oct. 1966.
BB5079 The Moonlit road / by Ambrose Bierce ; adapted by Erik Bauersfeld.

Dramatic radio adaptation of Bierce's play.

KPFA, 2 July 1966.
BC2558 The Moonlit road / by Ambrose Bierce.

Dramatic radio adaptation of Bierce's detective short story.

KPFA, 30 Nov. 1970.
BC2021 The Mother / Bertolt Brecht.

Radio adaptation of play performed by the San Francisco Mime Troupe.

KPFK, 197-.
BB1169 The Ostend interviews / by Michel de Ghelderode ; read by Charles Levy.

Reading of a translation of a Ghelderode play.

KPFA, 22 Feb. 1964.
BB2173 The Outlander / by Wendy de la Bere.

Adaptation of her play for radio.

KPFA, 1 Mar. 1967.
BB0766 The Penal colony / by Franz Kafka ; produced by Dale Minor and Glenn Glasow.

Radio adaptation of Karka's short story.|THE PENAL COLONY / by Franz Kafka| music by Glenn...

KPFA, 9 Mar. 1960.
BB0947 The Playboy of the Western world / by John Synge.

Performance of the play adapted for radio.

KPFA, 21 June 1964.
BB4976 The Player queen / by William Butler Yeats ; directed by John Houlton.

Adaptation of Yeats' drama for radio.

KPFK, 28 Mar. 1964.
BB0948 The Player queen / by William Yeats.

Performance of his play adapted for radio.

KPFA, 5 Mar. 1964.
BB2168 The Proprietor / by Alistair Campbell.

Adaptation of his play for radio.

KPFA, 14 Feb. 1967.
BC2562 The Rats in the walls / by H.P. Lovecraft ; adapted by Erik Bauersfeld.

Dramatic radio adaptation of Lovecrafts short horror story.|BLACK MASS| THE RATS IN THE WALLS /...

KPFA, 13 July 1964.
BB2120 The Real Larry Hankin.

Performance by Hankin.

KPFA, 6 Sept. 1965.
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