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Columbia Workshop, Volume 3 - 7 hours [Audio CDs] #RA296
Columbia Workshop, Volume 3

7 hours - Audio CD Set

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Columbia Workshop
Volume 3
Conceived originally as a program to push the boundaries of network radio, Columbia Workshop became a stage for innovation in production, but also a voice for writers and actors, a voice that America listened to and can now be heard on Columbia Workshop, Volume 3 from Radio Archives.
Although it debuted in 1936, Columbia Workshop found its true stride in 1937 both as an innovator in radio production, but also in the quality of work it was producing. Overcoming a belief that production was more important than the play, Columbia Workshop began focusing on turning quality scripts into quality episodes. Being a CBS show, the program definitely had access to directors and writers to do just that.
In 1937, Columbia Workshop presented The Fall of the City by Archibald MacLeish. Both the extremely intricate production of this program as well as its message rung true with listeners and proved that radio drama could indeed be effective and brought something different than its stage and film counterparts. From this point forward, Columbia Workshop became a platform for socially conscious productions and led to the success of one of radio’s greatest writers, Norman Corwin.
CBS received over 7,000 plays a year while Columbia Workshop was in production. This meant that nearly every director at least once was involved with this program, contributing to the innovations as well as the groundbreaking plays that were featured every week. Columbia Workshop, Volume 3 from Radio Archives collects classic episodes of this truly historic program and is now available in Sparkling audio quality!
Ann Was an Ordinary Girl
Sunday, July 13, 1941 - 30:00 - CBS
The Human Angle
Sunday, September 21, 1941 - 30:00 - CBS
The Plot to Overthrow Christmas
Tuesday, December 19, 1944 - 30:00 - CBS
Saturday, February 2, 1946 - 30:00 - CBS
Saturday, February 9, 1946 - 30:00 - CBS
Just a Plain Blue Suit
Saturday, February 16, 1946 - 30:00 - CBS
Hard Luck Story
Saturday, February 23, 1946 - 30:00 - CBS
Saturday, March 2, 1946 - 30:00 - CBS
Thanks for the Memories
Saturday, March 9, 1946 - 30:00 - CBS
Four Quartets of T.S. Elliot
Saturday, March 16, 1946 - 30:00 - CBS
Act of Faith
Saturday, March 23, 1946 - 30:00 - CBS
The Last Speech - a Cantata
Saturday, April 6, 1946 - 30:00 - CBS
Joe Peabody's Dream
Saturday, April 13, 1946 - 30:00 - CBS
The Playroom a Modern Allegory
Sunday, April 21, 1946 - 30:00 - CBS

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