Classic Radio Theater features great radio programs that warmed the hearts of millions for the better part of the 20th century. Host Wyatt Cox brings the best of old radio classics back to life with the passion of a longtime (as in more than half a century) fan. We’re talking about shows like Jack Benny, Bob Hope, Suspense, Gunsmoke, Fibber McGee and Molly, X Minus One, and many more that decades later still create great entertaining theater of the mind. Classic Radio Theater is keeping America’s love affair with classic radio alive! Classic Radio Theater airs Saturdays 6pm – 9pm and Sundays 7pm – 10 pm on 92.7FM and the platforms of WGMD.com
Saturday, November 16, 2019
Hour 1 – X Minus One, originally broadcast November 16, 1955, 64 years ago, The Outer Limit. An end-of-the-world story set in 1965. A warning to mankind from a superior race.
Hour 2 – The Aldrich Family, originally broadcast November 16, 1952, The Debating Team. Also Captain Midnight, originally broadcast November 16, 1939, The Chart.
Hour 3 – Lum n Abner, originally broadcast November 16, 1949, Lum gets caught between Andy Devine and Zasu Pitts…and engaged! Also Part 3 of a 5 part Yours Truly Johnny Dollar story, The Broderick Matter, originally broadcast November 16, 1955
Sunday, November 17, 2019
Hour 1 – The Screen Guild Theater, originally broadcast November 17, 1949, 70 years ago, The Street With No Name starring Richard Widmark, Lloyd Nolan, and Mark Stevens in their original screen roles of the 1949 movie. An FBI agent infiltrates a holdup gang led by a killer who sees crime as a science.
Hour 2 – George Burns and Gracie Allen, originally broadcast November 17, 1942, Gracie Buys a Live Turkey. Also Claudia, originally broadcast November 17 1947, A Small Death.
Hour 3 – Rocky Fortune starring Frank Sinatra, originally broadcast November 17, 1953, A Little Jazz Goes a Long Way to Murder. Also Part 4 of a 5 part Yours Truly Johnny Dollar story, The Broderick Matter, originally broadcast November 17, 1955