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PRA Archive #sort descending Title Description Genre Broadcast Date
AZ0005 Seven o'clock : a voice play for radio / by Barry Garelick.

A young man visits the home of his parents after having been out on his own for a while.

KPFA, June 11, 1976.
AZ0007 Camel cigarettes go to war : a voice play for radio / by Barry Garelick.

Portrays the commercialization and glorification of war.

KPFA, May 7, 1976.
AZ0008 Repetition in gray : a voice composition / by Barry Garelick ; produced by Dean Okran. KPFA, June 23, 1978.
AZ0679 Voices / by Susan Griffin ; directed by Rena Down.

A dramatic radio work for five women.

KPFA, Oct. 7, 1975.
AZ0877 Dear master / by Dorothy Bryant.

Radio drama which explores the contentious, inspiring and moving friendship between George Sand...

KPFA, Aug. 1988.
AZ1673 Three plays: What Have You Done For Me Lately, Pas De Deux, and Small Change

Three plays about women, produced by the Unlearning to Not Speak Collective. Play #1: "What...

American Women -- Theater KPFA, March 11, 1975
BB0543 The Tomb / by Milton Mayer ; read by John Ohliger.

Reading of a play.

KPFA, 1 Sept. 1961.
BB0780 The Lotophagi : or the lotus eaters / by Connacht Davis ; produced by Earl Marsh.

Performance of the radio play.

KPFA, 7 Oct. 1962.
BB0782 The Goldfish pond / by Davis Connacht ; produced and directed by Earle Marsh.

Performance of the radio play.

KPFA, 1 Apr. 1962.
BB0797 The Partridge dance : a veridical fantasy / directed by John Owen ; produced by John Leonard.

Stanley Weese, James Thursby, Ann Novikoff, John Owen, Michael Random, Ellen Headley, and April...

KPFA, 7 Oct. 1962.
BB0803 Danse macabre / translated by Eric Vaughn.

Adaptation of Wedekind's French play.

KPFA, 20 May 1962.
BB0807 San Francisco's burning / by Helen Adam ; music by Warner Jepson ; produced by the San Francisco Playhouse.

Original cast recording of a ballad opera consisting of 60 songs which present a fantasy set in...

KPFA, 27 May 1962.
BB0808 Helen Adam performs San Francisco's burning.

Adam acts and sings all four parts in her own musical.

KPFA, 9-13 Apr. 1962.
BB0819 The Towneley play of Noah / by Paul Piehler.

Reading of his play.

KPFA, 26 Feb. 1963.
BB0862 Dewali / by Ishvani Hamilton.

Radio play set in modern Inida.

KPFA, 13 June 1963.
BB0876 The Intruder / by Maurice Masterlinck ; produced by John Whiting ; directed by Jack Nessel.

Play for radio.

KPFA, 30 June 1964.
BB0930 The Ascent of F-6 / by W.H. Auden and Cristopher Isherwood ; produced by Jerry Zelinger.

Performance of their play for radio.

KPFA, 22 Mar. 1964.
BB0936 Candaules, commissioner / by Daniel Gerould ; directed by Marc Estrin.

Play for radio.

KPFA, 11 June 1966.
BB0937 The Question / by John Hawkes ; directed by Robert Loper.

Play for radio.

KPFA, 15 June 1967.
BB0945 Sir Gawain and the green knight / directed by Paul Piehler ; produced by Jack Nessel.

Performance in the original Middle-English.

KPFA, 1965.
BB0998 Miscellany about Major Satherly / introduced by Gene Marine ; Mike Tigar and Chris Koch.

Play for radio.

KPFA, 13 Jan. 1961.
BB1000.09 Out of order / by David Samples ; directed by Isaiah Sheffer.

Original play for radio.

KPFA, 1961.
BB1043 The Mouse / written and produced by Christine Stone.

Performance of her play for radio.

KPFA, 28 July 1964.
BB1053 The No show / written and performed by Matt Cartmill and Bill Taylor.

Performance of their play for radio.

KPFA, 31 Jan. 1961.
BB1064 Doctor Watson meets Sherlock Holmes / starring John Gielgud and Ralph Richardson.

Performance of the detective-mystery series.|DOCTOR WATSON MEETS SHERLOCK HOLMES / John Gielgud...

KPFA, 1 Nov. 1963.
BB1112 Orpheus in Sausalito / by Pauline Kael.

Performance of her play for radio.

KPFA, 13 May 1962.
BB1184 Sixteen characters walking softly on a dead horse / by T.M. Lopez ; produced by Susan Miller.

Performance of the play for radio.

KPFA, 24 May 1966.
BB1186 Rat trap / by Ronald Siskind ; directed by Henry Miller ; produced by Michael Dayton.

Performance of his play for radio.

KPFA, 31 Oct. 1965.
BB1657 Where Helen lies / by James Broughton ; produced by Erik Bauersfeld.

Performance of Broughton's play for radio.

KPFA, 1967.
BB2078 Parker / written and directed by John Robinson.

Performance of his play for radio.

KPFA, 29 July 1968.
BB2079 Moving benches / by John Robinson.

Performance of his play for radio.

KPFA, 4 June 1968.
BB2080 Two theater pieces / by James Broughton.

Performance of two short plays for radio.

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Mother -- What is man and the ballad of mad Jenny.

KPFA, 22 May 1967.
BB2081 Where Helen lies / by James Broughton.

Performance of his play for radio.

KPFA, 15 May 1967.
BB2127 Home free / by Lanford Wilson.

Play about a brother and sister, and their imaginary playmates.

KPFA, 7 Oct. 1968.
BB2141 Vastai : queen of queens / by Jim Armstrong.

Performance of his play for radio.

KPFA, 19 Feb. 1964.
BB2864 Playboy of the Western world / by John Synge ; directed by Michael Liebert.

Live recording of Synge's play.

KPFA, 5 June 1970.
BB2870 The Cradle will rock / by Marc Blitzstein ; directed by Howard DaSilva.

Performance of Blitzstein's play, written for the WPA Federal Theater. Includes music.

KPFA, 1970.
BB2875 St. Joan of the stockyards / by Bertolt Brecht ; comments by Eric Bentley.

Bentley introduces excerpts of the 1932 German radio play.

KPFA, 12 Mar. 1970.
BB2883 Botticelli / by Terrence McNally ; directed by Terry Wills.

Performance of McNally's play for radio.

KPFA, 4 July 1970.
BB3302 La Verita / by Italo Svevo.

Play in Italian.

WBAI, 2 Oct. 1963.
BB3326 The Pizza pusher / introduced by Billy Faier.

Performance of a play for radio.

WBAI, 19 May 1962.
BB3355 A Happy ending / by Douglas Turner Ward ; produced by Sam Engler.

One act play for radio.|A HAPPY ENDING / by Douglas Turner Ward| produced by Sam Engler...

WBAI, 11 June 1963.
BB3356 Salad days / by Dorothy Reynolds and Julian Slade.

Performance of a musical play for radio.|SALAD DAYS / by Dorothy Reynolds and Julian Slade...

WBAI, 6 June 1963.
BB3399 The Bride of ESP / written and directed by Jim Armstrong ; produced by Ernest Lowe and John Whiting.

Radio drama.

WBAI, 23 Sept. 1967.
BB3430 Dear nobody / by Jane Marla Robbins ; produced by Ed Woodward and Rosemary Anderson.

Performance of a play based on the diary by Fanny Burney, an 18th century novelist.

WBAI, 23 Nov. 1963?
BB3453 Unto thee a garden / narrated by George Vaskovec ; produced by Jenner Egan.

Performance of a documentary-drama.|UNTO THEE A GARDEN / narrated by George Vaskovec| produced...

WBAI, 14 Jan. 1969.
BB3469 Conspiracy, 1683 / produced by Bill Henderson.

Radio drama based on the life of Algernon Sidney, a 17th century radical executed for his...

WBAI, 14 June 1970.
BB3484 Day of absence / by Douglas Turner Ward.

Performance of Ward's play for radio.|DAY OF ABSENCE / by Douglas Turner Ward...

WBAI, 11 June 1963.
BB3611 Phantasies of a prisoner / Lowell Naeve and Richard M. Elman.

Performance of a play for radio.

WBAI, 20 Nov. 1962.
BB3701 It should happen to a dog / by Worl Mankowitz.

Performance of Mankowitz' play for radio.

WBAI, 13 Nov. 1963.
BB3779.19 St. Joan of Stockyards : excerpts / by Bertolt Brecht ; compiled by Eric Bentley.

Excerpts from the 1932 German radio production of Brecht's drama.|ST. JOAN OF STOCKYARDS :...

WBAI, 24 Sept. 1964.
BB3818 The mind's eye theatre

The Mind's Eye Theatre was created by Baird Searles, literature producer for WBAI's Drama and...

BB3818.05 Mermaids and unicorns (Episode 5 of 29)

Presentation of two short plays for WBAI's Mind's Eye Theatre, A touch of strange by...

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WBAI, 13 Mar. 1968.
BB3818.08A Dying words (Episode 8 of 29, Part 1 of 2)

A concert reading by WBAI's Word Players about death, in five loosely defined movements:...

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BB3818.08B Dying words (Episode 8 of 29, Part 2 of 2)

A concert reading by WBAI's Word Players about death, in five loosely defined movements:...

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BB3856.07 Slave ship / by Leroi Jones ; directed by Robert Kalfin.

Performance of Jones' play for radio.

WBAI, 11 Feb. 1970.
BB4926 If we must live / by Frank Greenwood.

Performance of Greenwood's play for radio.

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Reel 1 missing.

KPFK, 196-.
BB4950 The Mathmatical limit / by Vivian Mercier.

Performance of Mercier's play for radio.

KPFK, 4 Jan. 1963.
BB5010 Henry David Thoreau : a memorial / introduced by Jane F. Bennett.

Performance of a drama exploring the life, work, and philosophy of Thoreau.

KPFK, 28 Nov. 1963.
BB5020 War of the worlds / by H.G. Wells ; produced by Orson Welles.

Rebroadcast of the Mercury Theater of the Air production of Wells' science fiction classic...

KPFK, 31 Dec. 1962.
BB5027 All who choose to come : the immigrant in America ; written and narrated by Stanley Kurnik.

Historical drama about U.S. immigrants over the centuries.|ALL WHO CHOOSE TO COME : THE...

KPFK, 12 Dec. 1964.
BB5039 The Widow / by Edward Honig ; directed by Hugo Leckey.

Play for radio.

KPFK, 24 Nov. 1966.
BB5041 Orange crest homes have no breasts / Rebecca Newman.

Repertory Unlimited and KPFK Presents a reading of the play "Orange Crest Homes Have No...

American Women -- Theater KPFK, 30 Apr. 1970.
BB5043 Waiting for Godot / by Samuel Beckett ; introduced by Norman Belkin ; directed by Herbert Berghof.

Waiting for Godot / Samuel Beckett Performance by original Broadway cast.

KPFK, 24 Dec. 1962; January 8, 1962; June 19, 1963; Dec. 24, 1963; November 12, 1967
BB5043a Waiting for Godot / by Samuel Beckett ; introduced by Norman Belkin ; directed by Herbert Berghof.

Waiting for Godot / Samuel Beckett Performance by original Broadway cast.

KPFK, 24 Dec. 1962; January 8, 1962; June 19, 1963; Dec. 24, 1963; November 12, 1967
BB5043b Waiting for Godot / by Samuel Beckett ; introduced by Norman Belkin ; directed by Herbert Berghof.

Waiting for Godot / Samuel Beckett
Performance by original Broadway cast.

KPFK, 24 Dec. 1962; January 8, 1962; June 19, 1963; Dec. 24, 1963; November 12, 1967
BB5064 Island / by Oscar Manel ; directed by John Houlton.

Play for radio based on the Greek myth by Philocetes.

KPFK, 15 Jan. 1963.
BB5069 The Ascent of F-6 / by Christopher Isherwood and W.H. Auden ; directed by John Houlton.

Performance of a play for radio.

KPFK, 7 Nov. 1962.
BB5110 The Subject was roses / by Frank D. Gilroy.

Performance of Gilroy's drama.

KPFK, 16 Sept. 1965.
BB5161 The Paperman / by John Van der Soeen.

Performance of Van der Soeen's play for radio.

KPFK, 29 Dec. 1966.
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.
BB5274 No Mercy for Cain / by Margeret Waldis.

Performance of a play for radio.

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Part two missing.

KPFK, 25 June 1968.
BB5345 Duet : a play for two inner voices / by Joan Joseph ; produced by R. Smilkerstein.

Performance of Joseph's play for radio.

WBAI, 21 Feb. 1972.
BB5388 Macbird! / by Barbara Garson ; directed by Phil Austin.

Aircheck of a live performance of MacBird!, by playwright Barbara Garson (1941 - ), directed by...

American Women -- Theater KPFK, 1 Jan. (live) and 5 July 1967.
BC0179 Suspended / by Drury Pifer ; directed by Eleanor Sully.

Performance of Piper's play for radio.

KPFA, 24 Apr. 1971.
BC0204 A Trip to Czardi's / bu Edwin Granberry ; produced by Tim Jerome.

Performance of Granberry's radio drama by the Catspaw Theater.

WBAI, 22 May 1971.
BC0450 Feminist theatre: a woman alone

The fears, strengths, and hopes of women alone are explored in the reflections of three women....

American Women -- Psychology and psychotherapy, American Women -- Radio KPFK, 24 Aug. 1971.
BC0515 Three women : a verse play for radio by Sylvia Plath and Reactions to Three Women

Part one is "Three Women" - a verse play for radio by Sylvia Plath (self contained)....

American Women -- Theater, American Women -- Parenting and children KPFA, April 27, 1972?
BC0552 From the everygreen stage / written and read by William Pillin.

Author reads selections from his novels and short stories.

KPFK, 12 Dec. 1971.
BC0587 Still life with apples / by Ruth Rehrer Wolf ; directed by Murray Barnett.

Radio play about a disintegrating marriage.

KPFK, 2 Feb. 1972.
BC0588 Six experiences of unwanted pregnancy

This program was originally produced in October 1971 for "Unlearning to not speak" by Lois...

American Women -- Reproductive rights, American Women -- Theater KPFK, 14 Oct. 1971.
BC0666 Let's spend some time together / Steve Brooks.

Performance of a Brooks' play for radio.

KPFA, 1972.
BC0685.01-.04 Poisoned arts / produced by Otis Maclay.

Performance of a science fiction radio drama.

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r.1. The bug demons (33 min.) -- r.2. The Wlk in the woods and the wonder why show (28 min.) --...

WBAI, 1972.
BC0687 Sic transit / produced by Gerard Van Der Leun.

Radio drama about a plan to balkanize the United States as a way to attain world peace.

KPFA, 26 Dec. 1971.
BC0822 Oedipus rex : action at the club acropolis / written and produced by Mad Dog Lubowsky.

Adaptation of Sophocle's drama to fit modern themes.

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BC0847 Maud Gonne

An original dramatic performance based on the life of Maud Gonne, actress, revolutionary and...

American Women -- Theater, American Women -- International women KPFK, May 18, 1972
BC0892 Medea / by Jean Anouilh ; produced by Karl Swenson.

Dramatic production by the Pacifica Players.

KPFK, 1972.
BC0893 Medee / by Jean Anouilh ; performed by L'Atelier '68.

Performance of Anouilh's drama for radio.

KPFK, 1972.
BC1154 Robert Burns : words and music / produced by Everett Frost.

Excerpts from The Cock may Crow, a drama utilizing the folk music created from Burns'...

KPFK, 1973.
BC1197 The Governor : a national tragedy / by Frank Dwyer ; produced by Suzan Shown Harjo and Frank Harjo

This is a New York Chamber Theatre production of "The Governor: a National Tragedy" by...

American Women -- Theater WBAI, July 9, 1972 and April 28, 1973
BC1201 Embers / by Samuel Beckett ; directed by Barry Atwater ; produced by Gerald Zelinger.

Performance of Beckett's play for radio.

KPFK, 1973.
BC1295 Clockwork bowling ball / produced by Todd Tolces.

Performance of a play for radio by Out to Lunch.

KPFA, 29 Feb. 1973.
BC1369 Write on! : Kabuki / produced by Fran Lipsker.

Performance of an experimental drama for radio.

KPFK, 23 Feb. 1973.
BC1434 XA : a Vietnam primer / the Los Angeles Provisional Theater.

Radio drama about the Vietnam war.

KPFK, 1973.
BC1498 Lady Chatterly revisited / produced by Bret Vuolo.

Dramatic production based on the erotic novel.

WBAI, 9 June 1973.
BC1699.01-.11 Civil War II / written and produced by Dominick Dario.

Dramatic reading of Dario's science fiction story about a a cosmic struggle between...

KPFA, 7 Dec. 1973-22 Feb. 1974.
BC2174 The Critic as Artist / Oscar Wilde ; produced by Erik Bauersfeld.

Adaptation of Wilde's dialogue for radio.

KPFA, 7 Feb. 1973.
BC2396 Mother, father and child / Laurel Brodsley

An experimental radio drama by Laurel Brodsley, for three voices and electronic workshop. This...

American Women -- Art and artists KPFK, 16 July 1975.
BC2421 Two one-acts / by Sam Eisenstein ; produced by Paul Vangelisti.

Performances of one-act plays for radio.

KPFK, 25 June 1975.
BC2428 D.O.E. : Death of Earth / Deane Romano ; produced by Paul Vangelisti.

Performance of drama for radio.|D.O.E. : DEATH OF EARTH / Deane Romano| produced by Paul...

KPFK, 10 July 1975.
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