Wayback Radio Theater presents modern re-creations of classic oldtime radio shows along with newly written audio theater productions inspired by that golden age.
An original play written by Wayback Radio Theater member, Darrell Heckman. A restaurant owner in need of some quick cash concocts a rare bird sighting in hopes of boosting his bottom line.
An original play written by Wayback Radio Theater member, John Greenway. With a trusty peacemaker on his nightstand, George Adams is ready for anything. Or is he?
Wayback Radio Theater presents an original story of time travel and revenge written by and presented through the kind permission of Patrick Gabridge. Copyright 2013 by the author.
Famous or not, last words are important to Ultima Verbatists. A grieving mother offers a handsome reward and Mickey finds herself entangled in "the easiest case" she's ever had.
Adapted from an un-produced Suspense script. A young woman embarks on a desperate journey to reunite with the man she loves.
A solid citizen is arrested for joyriding but when Mickey tries to find out why, she uncovers a conspiracy to end all conspiracies ... or does she?
Having run afoul of the Magruder political machine, Gildersleeve decides to end his quest to become Summerfield's mayor.
It's springtime in Summerfield and Gildersleeve is sprucing up his yard. Up on the agenda: removing a dead elm tree.
The Great Zantini faces death every time he steps out onto the high wire but now he is playing an even more dangerous game.
In a galaxy where there's dirt behind every moon and evil empires compete for the souls of sentient beings, one woman does her best to even the score. From the red dust of ancient Mars to the crystalline towers of Precipitous 4, Mickey Slammer, intragalactic private eye, uncovers the truth - for a fee.…
When Park Commissioner Clanahan decides to cancel the annual Easter Egg Hunt, it's Gildersleeve to the rescue!
A hideously deformed woman will stop at nothing in her quest to become young and beautiful if only for a short time.
A man is accused of murder. The only thing that stands between him and a death sentence is the strange woman he claims to have met in the park. But is she even real?
Sam Spade in a lonely hearts club? It's all in a day's work as he investigates the death of a young reporter. But will Sam, too, find the silver key to happiness?
Are you looking for a special book? A book full of insights and surprises? One you just can't put down? Then grab your library card and check out "The Librarian's Aide" an original production written by Kay Lutz and directed by Linda Rasmussen. This live performance stars Ivan Cury and Beverly Washburn.…
Sam witnesses a contract killing but the police think he did it. His only way out is to find out who ordered the hit.
Sam is hired to ensure the safe delivery of a valuable antique tankard to its new owner but finds himself investigating a suspicious death instead. This live performance features Ivan Cury as Sam Spade.
Rick agrees to help his friend, Swifty Miller, keep tabs on a magazine company bookkeeper but the job quickly becomes more than he bargained for.
After fifteen years in the desert, an old prospector appears at Martin Wilkins' door with an intriguing proposition.
Two lovers learn that even a minor crime can have major consequences. Ivan Cury and Beverly Washburn star in this live performance.
Is there any honor among thieves? With the unseen hand of Retribution lurking in the wings, it really doesn't matter.
Veteran newspaperman, Perry Brown, and his photographer, Al Vogel, are in for an unforgettable Christmas Eve adventure when their editor gives them a very special and important assignment.
George and Louise Adams are about to lose their home. Can an act of desperation save them from ruin?
Gildersleeve is planning a big Christmas dinner for family and friends but Birdie is off her game - and for good reason. This live performance from our 2009 Christmas party features a somewhat different cast than our ongoing Gildersleeve re-creations project. The script was written for the final Friends of Oldtime Radio script competition and took …
Beverly Washburn stars in this original production written and directed by John Greenway and inspired by the oldtime radio show from the 1950s. Candy investigates the disappearance of an up and coming jazz singer in this live performance.