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CBS Radio Workshop
Though it only ran for a year and a half, eventually losing its audience to television, CBS Radio Workshop featured some of the finest drama in old-time radio, with some of the best stars and writers.

Sample shows - left click headphones to listen, right-click & save-as to download

Show Title Broadcast Date File Size Length
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Left-click to listen, Right-click to download Season Of Disbelief, Hail And Farewell 2/17/56 6.59 00:28:46 Two stories about age & youth by Ray Bradbury. Introduced by Bradbury himself.

Left-click to listen, Right-click to download Cops & Robbers 3/16/56 6.77 00:29:32 Real (retired) cops solve a fictitious crime.

Left-click to listen, Right-click to download Jacob's Hands 4/13/56 6.81 00:29:44 A ranch hand develops the power of healing. A story by Aldous Huxley and Christopher Isherwood. Narrated by Isherwood.

Left-click to listen, Right-click to download Interview With Shakespeare 4/24/56 6.91 00:30:10 A live radio interview with The Bard himself.

Left-click to listen, Right-click to download The Enormous Radio 5/11/56 6.57 00:28:40 A couple's new radio picks up the lives of the families around them. From a short story by John Cheever.

Left-click to listen, Right-click to download The Little Prince 5/25/56 8.92 00:31:09 Raymond Burr tells the story of Anton de Saint Exupery's simple Prince from planet B-212.

Left-click to listen, Right-click to download A Matter Of Logic 6/1/56 7.21 00:31:27 Come the revolution, all the nobodies will be somebody. And they're coming after William Conrad.

Left-click to listen, Right-click to download Bring On The Angels 6/8/56 8.19 00:28:37 The reminiscences of atheist, cynic, and writer H.L.Mencken.

Left-click to listen, Right-click to download Case Of The White Kitten 7/13/56 6.7 00:29:13 Mason Adams mugs it up in this tale of a kitten bringing together a group of strangers.

Left-click to listen, Right-click to download Subways Are For Sleeping 8/3/56 6.88 00:30:02 An economist gives up the rat race for a liesurely life in Manhattan.

Left-click to listen, Right-click to download Only Johnny Knows 8/10/56 6.78 00:29:35 The younger generation is going to the dogs. Again.

Left-click to listen, Right-click to download Billion Dollar Failure Of Figger Fallup 8/24/56 6.7 00: 29:3 Lucifer hires a public relations research firm to help predict his annual intake of 'clients'.

Left-click to listen, Right-click to download Colloquy 3 - A Study Of Satire 8/31/56 6.72 00:29:20 Comon guys, lighten up.

Left-click to listen, Right-click to download The Hither And Thither Of Danny Dither 9/7/56 6.73 00:29:22 A musical tribute to faith, hope, and charity.

Left-click to listen, Right-click to download A Pride Of Carrots 9/14/56 8.05 00:21:31 Talk about strange...The first humans to land on Venus encounter rival civilizations of onions and carrots.

Left-click to listen, Right-click to download Roughing It 9/28/56 31 00: Mark Twain, narrating from the great beyond, tells about the REAL old west.

Left-click to listen, Right-click to download When The Mountain Fell 10/19/56 6.78 00:29:36 An audio presentation of an old French novel about an avalanche.

Left-click to listen, Right-click to download Report On The Weuns 11/11/56 5.77 00:25:11 The year is 7956. Archaeologists take a look at the lost civilization of the West Continent of 6,000 years ago.

Left-click to listen, Right-click to download The Crazy Life 1/27/57 5.87 00:25:38 It's no picnic being married to an amateur comedian. Starring Henry Morgan.

Left-click to listen, Right-click to download 1489 Words 2/10/57 6.17 00:26:55 As a rule, I don't care for poetry, but give this one a listen.

Left-click to listen, Right-click to download Space Merchants (1 of 2) 2/17/57 5.47 00:23:56 In which the world of the future belongs not to the scientists, or the military, the bankers or even the social engineers, but to the ad men.

Left-click to listen, Right-click to download Space Merchants (2 of 2) 2/24/57 23 00: In which the world of the future belongs not to the scientists, or the military, the bankers or even the social engineers, but to the ad men.

Left-click to listen, Right-click to download The Endless Road 3/17/57 5.47 00:23:53 Some roads are better left uncompleted.

Left-click to listen, Right-click to download The Son Of Man 4/21/57 5.91 00:25:47 The passion, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ, told in the words of the four gospels, with music by J.S. Bach.

Left-click to listen, Right-click to download I Have Three Heads 5/26/57 7.01 00:24:28 A tale of two tape recorders.

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