Audio Theatre Central

by Porchlight Family Media · · ·

Audio Theatre Central is a podcast that explores family-friendly audio drama. We will follow the new releases from series such as Lamplighter Theatre, Adventures in Odyssey, Focus on the Family Radio Theatre, Heirloom Audio, Jonathan Park, and more. But will also introduce and discuss other productions that we feel would be of interest to our listeners. We also feature exclusive interviews with cast and crew members of the top radio drama productions.

We dive deep into The Brinkman Adventures 3rd season in this episode of the show. This series focusing on missionary stories just keeps getting better and better and we are really enjoying it. In addition to our review, you'll also find a newscast...
JD brings you a varied list of news items from the world of family friendly audio drama as he flies solo in this episode. You'll hear a mini review of the first episode of Phil Lollar's brand new Iliad House series. Also in this episode is an exclusi
JD brings you a varied list of news items from the world of family friendly audio drama as he flies solo in this episode. You'll hear a mini review of the first episode of Phil Lollar's brand new Iliad House series. Also in this episode is an...
Today we discuss In Freedom's Cause, the outstanding audio drama from Heirloom Audio's The Extraordinary Adventures of G.A. Henty series. This is a phenomenal production in every aspect and we highly recommend and endorse it. Also in this episode is a bit
Today we discuss In Freedom's Cause, the outstanding audio drama from Heirloom Audio's The Extraordinary Adventures of G.A. Henty series. This is a phenomenal production in every aspect and we highly recommend and endorse it. Also in this episode is a...
For today's review of Jonathan Park Volume 10: The Journey Home, Roy is M.I.A. but we (JD and Andrew) soldier on with the help of our good friend Austin G. We really enjoyed this Jonathan Park album and we have lots of opinions and thoughts about it and t
For today's review of Jonathan Park Volume 10: The Journey Home, Roy is M.I.A. but we (JD and Andrew) soldier on with the help of our good friend Austin G. We really enjoyed this Jonathan Park album and we have lots of opinions and thoughts about it...
Today we dive into The Ties That Bind, the 58th album from Adventures in Odyssey. We talk about the highlights, our favorite new characters, point out some of the callbacks hidden in this 14 episode album, and much more. Roy delivers an outstanding newsca
Today we dive into The Ties That Bind, the 58th album from Adventures in Odyssey. We talk about the highlights, our favorite new characters, point out some of the callbacks hidden in this 14 episode album, and much more. Roy delivers an outstanding...
In this special episode JD brings you a Christmas audio drama that we (Porchlight Family Media) produced on stage for a live audience. It's called Babe of the Worlds. JD also shares some recommendations for a few other Christmas audio dramas that you...
In this special episode JD brings you a Christmas audio drama that we (Porchlight Family Media) produced on stage for a live audience. It's called Babe of the Worlds. JD also shares some recommendations for a few other Christmas audio dramas that you may
We share some highlights from our visit to Salami Studios in North Hollywood, California in this episode. We attended an Adventures in Odyssey recording session in October 2014 and were privileged to meet a lot of great actors and crew members. While...
We share some highlights from our visit to Salami Studios in North Hollywood, California in this episode. We attended an Adventures in Odyssey recording session in October 2014 and were privileged to meet a lot of great actors and crew members. While ther
LifeHouse Theater On-The-Air released an audio drama adaptation of The Count of Monte Cristo in 2009. We review this production in this episode and discuss the challenges that come with taking a large volume like Alexandre Dumas' novel and adapting it...
LifeHouse Theater On-The-Air released an audio drama adaptation of The Count of Monte Cristo in 2009. We review this production in this episode and discuss the challenges that come with taking a large volume like Alexandre Dumas' novel and adapting it for
Bill Heid joins us for today's discussion on audio drama vs. visual entertainment. Bill Heid is the Executive Producer of The Extraordinary Adventures of G.A. Henty. Bill wrote an article on the benefits of audio drama for kids which prompted this...
Bill Heid joins us for today's discussion on audio drama vs. visual entertainment. Bill Heid is the Executive Producer of The Extraordinary Adventures of G.A. Henty. Bill wrote an article on the benefits of audio drama for kids which prompted this ep
We take a look at Goliath: King of Shadow Valley from the Paws & Tales series today. This is a short story arc consisting of 5 episodes from the show which were repackaged into a stand-alone album. Goliath tells the story of PawPaw Chuck's early days...
We take a look at Goliath: King of Shadow Valley from the Paws & Tales series today. This is a short story arc consisting of 5 episodes from the show which were repackaged into a stand-alone album. Goliath tells the story of PawPaw Chuck's early
Today we dive into the topic of Old Time Radio. We give an introduction to this forerunner of modern audio drama and share some memories of our first exposure to these stories. We talk about some of our favorite shows, the various Adventures in...