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Airs at: Mon, 12/17/2018 at 11:00pm - 12:00am
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The bedtime radio show for grown-ups.

 

 

  Featuring dramatic presentations and readings of action & mystery to challenge the intellectual. Humorous narratives for the serious minded. Journeys of discovery for those who are lost. Sad stories that make deep people happy. And tales of terror & romance for the too comfortable.

 A full hour on the 3rd Monday of every month as part of KBOO's 11PM Monday Radio Theatre Block.

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Dean and Me by Jerry Lewis

Airs at: Mon, 11/19/2018 at 11:00pm - Tue, 11/20/2018 at 12:00am
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A repeat presentation of the autobiography by Jerry Lewis about his early years when he was pardnered with Dean Martin and they became the most sensational comedy team in history. How they came together, how they structured their act and some of the amazing things that happ... Read more

Pickman's Model by H.P. Lovecraft

Airs at: Mon, 10/15/2018 at 11:00pm - Tue, 10/16/2018 at 12:00am
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For the Halloween season, Fortunato reads an Eerie Classic by Howard Philip Lovercraft, Pickman's Model. What is the secret behind the ghoulish and disturbing paintings of Richard Pickman, which have been scandalizing the Boston art scene of the 1920s? Read more

The Warlord Of Saturn's Moons and Colony

Airs at: Mon, 09/17/2018 at 11:00pm - Tue, 09/18/2018 at 12:00am
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We begin tonight with a reairing of a short story by Eleanor Arneson, The Warlord of Saturn's Moons. Read by Professor Kitty. Also on tonight's program, more science fiction with be a classic radio drama adapted from the short story The Veldt, by Ray Bradbury. Read more

A Hector Lassiter Short Story by Greg MacDonald

Airs at: Mon, 08/20/2018 at 11:00pm - Tue, 08/21/2018 at 12:00am
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In our first part we present " Through the Valley of the Shadow of Roosevelt's Nose", by Greg MacDonald. Crime novelist and sometime screen writer, Hector Lassiter, known as"'the man who writes was he lives and lives what he writes",  has been hired by Alfred Hitchcock to s... Read more

Olli Hoopnoodle's Haven of Bliss by Jean Shepherd

Airs at: Mon, 07/16/2018 at 11:00pm - Tue, 07/17/2018 at 12:00am
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 The author of  "A Christmas Story", Jean Shepherd, returns with a humorous narrative about his family's annual summer trip to Clear Lake.  Read more

Valley Of The Lost by Robert E. Howard

Airs at: Mon, 06/18/2018 at 11:00pm - Tue, 06/19/2018 at 12:00am
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Valley of the Lost, a short story by Robert E. Howard, is one of the first weird westerns that combines elements of  fantasy adventure within the setting of the wild west.  John Reynolds is the last surviving member of his family , after a deadly ambush due to a longstandin... Read more

Gremlin Time on 05/21/18

Airs at: Mon, 05/21/2018 at 11:00pm - Tue, 05/22/2018 at 12:00am
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Gremlin Time on 04/16/18

Airs at: Mon, 04/16/2018 at 11:00pm - Tue, 04/17/2018 at 12:00am
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Last minute change in plans for tonight's show. Instead of the detective mystery we had planned, Fortunato with present a non fiction reading  from the book The Comedians by Kliph Nesteroff. Tonight a chapter about comics working for the Mob controled nightclubs in the 1930... Read more

Louly and Pretty Boy by Elmore Leonard

Airs at: Mon, 03/19/2018 at 11:00pm - Tue, 03/20/2018 at 12:00am
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Tonight, a short story by Elmore Leonard, Louly and Pretty Boy. A young woman dreams of running away from home to join up with the famous bank robber Pretty Boy Floyd and finds that being a "gun mol" in depresion era Oklahoma is not as romantic as she had imagined. Plus, a ... Read more

The Treasure Ship, a Captain Blood Story by Raphael Sabatini

Airs at: Mon, 02/19/2018 at 11:00pm - Tue, 02/20/2018 at 12:00am
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After escaping from the sugar plantation where they had been held in boundage, Peter Blood and his crew of escaped slaves need to find a ship that they can sail to England. Which leaves their only course of action to become pirates. But, not only do they acquire a fine ship... Read more