L.A. Theatre Works
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Listeners across the country are discovering L.A. Theatre Worksâ National Broadcast Series which brings you contemporary, edgy and significant radio drama by acclaimed playwrights starring top name talent.
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Most Recent Episode
End Days (Part One)
Jan 4 13
End Days (Part One)By L.A. Theatre WorksGenre: RadioTags: Christianity, Elvis, faith, family, religion, Revelation, salvation, science, Stephen HawkingDownload : MP3 Audio
As we breathe a big sigh of relief that the Mayan calendar-inspired doomsayers were wrong, we turn to another story about the Last Judgment in Debra Zoe Laufer's End Days. Here, a middle-American housewife has found salvation, and is preparing for the Rapture, while her rebellious teenage daughter wants nothing to do with it. But when a bookish young suitor in an Elvis suit comes calling, her daughter experiences an unexpected revelation of her own.
Starring Dane DeHaan as Nelson Steinberg; Shannon Cochran as Sylvia Stein; Kate Rylie as Rachel Stein; and Arye Gross as Arthur Stein. With Josh Clark as Jesus and Stephen Hawking, and Kenneth Houston as the Bully. Associate producers: Christina Montano and Jennifer Brooks. Live sound effects by Theresa Arrison. Original music by Rory Rumery. Music supervisor: Scott Willis. Recording, editing, and mixing engineer: Mark Holden for the Invisible Studios, West Hollywood. Our director is Michael Hackett.
This play is part of L.A. Theatre Works’ Relativity Series featuring science-themed plays. Major funding for the Relativity Series is provided by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, to enhance public understanding of science and technology in the modern world.
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Rated 5 out of
The best theater on the radio
This show feature really great actors doing interesting evocative plays. The production values are great and the acting is way beyond anything else in radio plays.
Date published: 2013-12-04