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A unique VOTS radio broadcasting performance

Posted on June 13, 2013 in General News

On Wednesday, June 26 at 7:00 PM, A Play On Words will be performed as a live-to-tape vintage radio drama at the Shuswap Theatre for Voice of The Shuswap (VOTS 93.7fm).

This production was originally performed in 1944 for CBC Radio. It was written by well-know writer/broadcaster Lister Sinclair. His long term partner and well-known concert pianist, Gloria Saarinen, will be attending this performance. Everyone is welcome. This is a free event, doors open at 6:30pm

The radio play performance will feature live Foley music by Ian Wickett (on keyboard), actors: Patrick Allwood, Lois Archer-Duell, Aileen Brand, Randy Brogden, Evelyn Birch, Rebecca Merchand, and George Rithaler. The director is Julia Body.

This production is part of the Voice of the Shuswap’s efforts to bring unique local programming to Shuswap listeners, as well as new opportunities to learn skills and explore the many possibilities with your community radio station, CKVS-FM 93.7, The Voice.

Please be part of the audience for a short but entertaining re-enactment of a traditional radio play production. For more information contact Leah Shaw 250-804-8421