The 1940's Radio Hour
Full of 1940s music, dancing and old-time sound effects, the play portrays the final holiday broadcast of the Mutual Manhattan Variety Cavalcade on the New York radio station WOV in December 1942.
A play with music by Walton Jones
Directed by Corinne Cameron
Music direction by Lisa Zinck Taylor
A different time is evoked in this marvelously theatrical and winning show. The audience is part of a live, radio broadcast from the Hotel Astor on December 21, 1942. The spirit of that bygone era when the world was at war and pop music meant “Strike Up the Band”, “I’ll Be Seeing You”, “Blue Moon”, and “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy” is accurately captured as the harassed producerView more
Opens March 7 at 7:30 p.m. and continues on Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 2:30 through March 24. Tickets are $25 general admission and $22 students and seniors. The March 10 performance will feature open captioning.
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
- Mar 22, 2019 at 07:30 pm (Fri)
- Mar 23, 2019 at 07:30 pm (Sat)
- Mar 24, 2019 at 02:30 pm (Sun)
Additional time info:
Opening night reception after our March 7 performance.
Open Captioning provided at our March 10 performance.
3171 Route 6A, Barnstable, MA 02630