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.

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 Odyssey co
We review Les Misérables from Focus on the Family Radio Theatre on this episode of this show. This is a fabulous audio drama adaptation of the classic novel by Victor Hugo featuring some stellar acting by Brian Blessed, Tony Robinson and Gina Beck,...
We review Les Misérables from Focus on the Family Radio Theatre on this episode of this show. This is a fabulous audio drama adaptation of the classic novel by Victor Hugo featuring some stellar acting by Brian Blessed, Tony Robinson and Gina Beck, among
We discuss the question of whether or not a full cast audiobook is the same thing as an audio drama production. As we go through our own thoughts on the issue, we weave in some feedback from Jerry Robbins from the Colonial Radio Theatre on the same...
We discuss the question of whether or not a full cast audiobook is the same thing as an audio drama production. As we go through our own thoughts on the issue, we weave in some feedback from Jerry Robbins from the Colonial Radio Theatre on the same topic.
Bob Smithouser joins us today to answer all of your questions about the Odyssey Adventure Club. Bob is one of the co-hosts of the Official Adventures in Odyssey podcast as well as the newly appointed OAC Producer. As you may know, the OAC is the...
Bob Smithouser joins us today to answer all of your questions about the Odyssey Adventure Club. Bob is one of the co-hosts of the Official Adventures in Odyssey podcast as well as the newly appointed OAC Producer. As you may know, the OAC is the premium m
We break the mold for episode 50 and bring you an entirely different format for this show. At the request of you, the listener, we present a look back at some highlights from the previous 49 episodes. First we take a listen to 10 of our favorite guest mom
We break the mold for episode 50 and bring you an entirely different format for this show. At the request of you, the listener, we present a look back at some highlights from the previous 49 episodes. First we take a listen to 10 of our favorite guest...
The Candle in the Window is the third production in Lamplighter Theatre's 4th season. We share our thoughts and opinions on this audio drama which features Jess Harnell in multiple roles. We also highlight a few minutes of the Lamplighter Guild students'
The Candle in the Window is the third production in Lamplighter Theatre's 4th season. We share our thoughts and opinions on this audio drama which features Jess Harnell in multiple roles. We also highlight a few minutes of the Lamplighter Guild...
Focus on the Family Radio Theatre released C.S. Lewis At War: The Dramatic Story Behind Mere Christianity at the end of 2013 and that is our topic of discussion today. This audio drama is very different from any previous Radio Theatre production and...
Focus on the Family Radio Theatre released C.S. Lewis At War: The Dramatic Story Behind Mere Christianity at the end of 2013 and that is our topic of discussion today. This audio drama is very different from any previous Radio Theatre production and while
Season 2 of The Brinkman Adventures is the topic of conversation in this episode. We really enjoyed the 12 episodes in the second season and we highly recommend that you check out this series. Also in this episode is a newscast from our resident...
Season 2 of The Brinkman Adventures is the topic of conversation in this episode. We really enjoyed the 12 episodes in the second season and we highly recommend that you check out this series. Also in this episode is a newscast from our resident newsman,
We review Jessica's Journey from Lamplighter Theatre in today's episode. This is an absolutely captivating audio drama from the very first scene. It is based on two books by Hesba Stretton, Jessica's First Prayer and Jessica's Mother. We also share an...
We review Jessica's Journey from Lamplighter Theatre in today's episode. This is an absolutely captivating audio drama from the very first scene. It is based on two books by Hesba Stretton, Jessica's First Prayer and Jessica's Mother. We also share a
Today we discuss Under Drake's Flag, the outstanding debut audio drama production in The Extraordinary Adventures of G.A. Henty series from Heirloom Audio Productions. We highly recommend this drama and feel that it is one of the best audio drama producti
Today we discuss Under Drake's Flag, the outstanding debut audio drama production in The Extraordinary Adventures of G.A. Henty series from Heirloom Audio Productions. We highly recommend this drama and feel that it is one of the best audio drama...
Today we discuss The Star Angel, a fabulously entertaining, Christmas musical from The Colonial Radio Theatre. This award winning production is the perfect audio drama for the holiday season and we thoroughly enjoyed it. Also in this episode is a discussi