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California Stage Presents: Two Thrilling Radio Dramas Before a Live Audience

Coming in May: Two thrilling Radio Dramas, presented before a live audience!

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According to Carol Cullens, Program Director of Third Age Onstage, “A top-notch cast of local stage stars is returning to our studio theater at California Stage, bringing two interesting and spine-tingling crime stories. Presented back-to-back, each of these stories involves a threatened inheritance, a big swindle, and two murders. It will take two heavyweight detectives to solve these mysteries.”

Lies, Love and Loyalty is an adaptation of Thomas Bailey Aldrich’s short story (originally titled Margery Daw), published in the Atlantic Monthly Magazine in 1873.

live radio drama One summer, John Flemming slipped on a discarded lemon peel and broke his leg. This accident resulted in a series of events that challenged the commitment of Edward Delaney — John’s old school friend — to write to John and distract him from his pain while his injury heals. Unfortunately, Edward’s letters were all lies. But those very words also caused John to lose his heart to a young woman, sight unseen. Before the story ends, their long-term friendship is in desperate need of salvation, and Edward Delaney learns more about love and loyalty than he ever wanted to know. Continue reading

California Stage Presents: Old Time Radio Drama Live On Stage

Recorded Live — In Two Takes

on the air, Third Age OnstageThird Age Onstage, a top-notch radio drama group, will perform two spine-tingling crime stories. Presented back-to-back, each involves a threatened inheritance, a big swindle and two murders. It will take two heavyweight detectives to solve these murder mysteries.

Come experience Murder is the Medium (originally aired July 1949) and Stamped for Murder (October, 1950), this month in the Wilkerson Theater at the R25 Arts Complex, home of California Stage.

Both are performed each day:
Saturday, Sept. 7 at 8:00 pm and Sunday, Sept. 8 at 2:00pm.

In the Wilkerson Theater:
1725 25th Street, Sacramento, CA 95816.

$20 General Admission, $15 Student or Senior.

Reservations: 916-451-5822