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WGN Radio Theatre with Carl Amari Podcast from Chicago's Very Own, 720 WGN

WGN Radio Theatre with Carl Amari Podcast from Chicago's Very Own, 720 WGN
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Chicago, IL

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WGN Radio Theatre with Carl Amari Podcast from Chicago's Very Own, 720 WGN

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Episodes

WGN Radio Theatre #293: Boston Blackie & The Life of Riley

6/18/2018
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Carl Amari and Lisa Wolf bring you the best from the Golden Age of Radio on the WGN Radio Theatre on June 17, 2018. First, a classic episode of the night is: “Boston Blackie: The Horse Room Thefts.” Guest Starring: Dick Kollmar; (03-25-47). For our final episode of the night we have: “The Life of Riley: Father’s Day.” Guest Starring: William Bendix; (06-19-48). Have questions about a specific show or wish to comment, like us on Facebook at: Facebook.com/WGNRadioTheatre and […]

Duration:01:14:11

WGN Radio Theatre #292: Box Thirteen, Father Knows Best & Tales of The Texas Rangers

6/17/2018
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Carl Amari and Lisa Wolf bring you the best from the Golden Age of Radio on the WGN Radio Theatre on June 16, 2018. First, a classic episode of the night is: “Box Thirteen: The Great Torino.” Guest Starring: Alan Ladd; (10-24-48). Next we have: “Father Knows Best: Ranch Inheritance.” Guest Starring: Robert Young; (02-01-51). For our final episode of the night we have: “Tales of The Texas Rangers. Blind Justice.” Guest Starring: Joel Mccrea; (03-11-51). Have questions about a […]

Duration:01:55:11

WGN Radio Theatre #291: The Great Gildersleeve, The Falcon and Kraft Music Hall

6/11/2018
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Carl Amari and Lisa Wolf bring you the best from the Golden Age of Radio on the WGN Radio Theatre on June 10, 2018. First, a classic episode of the night is: “The Great Gildersleeve: Boating Date.” Starring: Willard Waterman; (05-16-51). Next we have: “The Falcon: Case of The Disappearing Doll.” Starring: Les Damon; (08-30-50). For our final episode of the night we have: “Kraft Music Hall.” Starring: Al Jolson and Guesting Starring: E. G. Robinson; (10-07-48). Have questions about a […]

Duration:01:52:49

WGN Radio Theatre #290: Suspense, Our Miss Brooks and X minus One

6/10/2018
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Carl Amari and Lisa Wolf bring you the best from the Golden Age of Radio on the WGN Radio Theatre on June 9, 2018. First, a classic episode of the night is: “Suspense: Murder aboard the alphabet.” Starring John Lund; (08-21-47). Next we have: “Our Miss Brooks: Conklin’s Carelessness Code.” Starring: Eve Arden; (07-17-49). For our final episode of the night we have: “X-Minus One: Skulking Permit.”Starring: Mandel Kramer; (02-15-56) Have questions about a specific show or wish to comment, […]

Duration:01:51:27

‘The Cher Show’ Pre-Broadway Premiere In Chicago

6/5/2018
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Chicago is the home for the Pre-Broadway Premiere of THE CHER SHOW! Performances at Broadway in Chicago’s Oriental Theatre begin June 12, 2018. This new musical, based on the songs and story of Cher, includes 35 smash hits, 6 decades of stardom, 2 rock-star husbands and jaw-dropping Bob Mackie gowns. Cher will be portrayed by 3 different actresses, who represent different points in her life. Lisa Wolf, of WGN Radio Theatre speaks with Michael Campayno (Rob Camilletti) and Matthew Hydzik...

Duration:00:05:15

WGN Radio Theatre #289: Richard Diamond, Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis Show & Screen Directors Playhouse

6/4/2018
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Carl Amari and Lisa Wolf bring you the best from the Golden Age of Radio on the WGN Radio Theatre on June 3, 2018. First, a classic episode of the night is: “Richard Diamond, Private Det: Hank Burton Case.” (03-21-52). Next we have: “Dean Martin & Jerry Lewis Show.” Guest Starring: Ann Sheridan; (04-25-52). For our final episode of the night we have: “Screen Directors Playhouse: Rope of Sand.” Starring: Burt Lancaster; (04-28-50). Have questions about a specific show or […]

Duration:01:56:19

WGN Radio Theatre #288: Gunsmoke and Dragnet

6/3/2018
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Carl Amari and Lisa Wolf bring you the best from the Golden Age of Radio on the WGN Radio Theatre on June 2, 2018. First, a classic episode of the night is: “Gunsmoke: The Brothers.” Starring: William Conrad; (09-06-52). For our final episode of the night we have: “Dragnet: The Big Gangster Pt. 1 and 2.” Have questions about a specific show or wish to comment, like us on Facebook at: Facebook.com/WGNRadioTheatre and follow us on Twitter at: Twitter.com/WGNRadioTheatre

Duration:01:57:59

WGN Radio Theatre #287: Escape, The Charlie McCarthy Show, The New Adventures of Michael Shayne

5/30/2018
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Carl Amari and Lisa Wolf bring you the best from the Golden Age of Radio on the WGN Radio Theatre on May 27, 2018. They begin the show with “Escape: Two and Two Make Four” (08-21-54), starring Tudor Owen. Then, they play for you “The Charlie McCarthy Show” (03-01-54), starring Edgar Bergen, Charlie McCarthy, Robert Cummings and Bunny Bishop. And, they wrap up your Sunday night with “The New Adventures of Michael Shayne: The Case of the Gray-Eyed Blonde” (10-26-49), […]

Duration:01:50:29

WGN Radio Theatre #286: The Adventures of Red Ryder, The Screen Guild Players, The Milton Berle Show

5/30/2018
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Carl Amari and Lisa Wolf bring you the best from the Golden Age of Radio on the WGN Radio Theatre on May 26, 2018. First, a classic from “The Adventures of Red Ryder: Rodeo at Tarantula Springs” (09-06-46), starring Brooke Temple. Then, Carl and Lisa give you “The Screen Guild Players: My Client Curley” (02-04-46), starring Truman Bradley. And, to end the night, they play for you, “The Milton Berle Show: A Salute to New York Theater” (10-14-47), starring Milton […]

Duration:01:50:32

WGN Radio Theatre #285: I Was a Communist For The FBI, Jack Benny Program & The Sealed Book

5/21/2018
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Carl Amari and Lisa Wolf bring you the best from the Golden Age of Radio on the WGN Radio Theatre on May 20, 2018. First, a classic episode of the night is: “I Was a Communist For The FBI: A Study In Oils.” (01-04-53). Next we have: “Jack Benny Program: Dinner At Jack’s With The Colmans.” (10-24-48). For our final episode of the night we have: “The Sealed Book: The Ghost Makers.” Guest Starring: Phillip Clarke; (06-10-45). Have questions about […]

Duration:01:44:01

WGN Radio Theatre #284: Suspense, Fibber Mcgee and Molly & Rocky Fortune

5/20/2018
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Carl Amari and Lisa Wolf bring you the best from the Golden Age of Radio on the WGN Radio Theatre on May 19, 2018. First, a classic episode of the night is: “Suspense: Frankenstein.” Guest Starring: Stacy Harris; (06-07-55). Next we have: “Fibber Mcgee & Molly: Mcgee And The Architect.” (11-20-45). For our final episode of the night we have: “Rocky Fortune: Let’s Find a Murderer.” Guest Starring: Frank Sinatra; (03-09-54) Have questions about a specific show or wish to […]

Duration:01:45:57

WGN Radio Theatre #283: Adv. of Sam Spade, Inner Sanctum & The Six Shooter

5/14/2018
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Carl Amari and Lisa Wolf bring you the best from the Golden Age of Radio on the WGN Radio Theatre on May 13, 2018. First, a classic episode of the night is: “Escape: The Target.” Guest Starring: Edgar Barrier; (09-18-54). Next we have: “Burns & Allen: George Gets a Black Eye.” Guest Starring: George Burns and Gracie Allen; (12-09-40). For our final episode of the night we have: “Casey, Crime Photographer: Box of Death.” Guest Starring: Staats Cotsworth; (04-17-47) Have […]

Duration:01:49:48

WGN Radio Theatre #282: Phil Harris & Alice Faye, The Green Hornet & Box Thirteen

5/13/2018
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Carl Amari and Lisa Wolf bring you the best from the Golden Age of Radio on the WGN Radio Theatre on May 12, 2018. First, a classic episode of the night is: “Phil Harris & Alice Faye: Hired Mothers.” Guest Starring: Phil Harris and Alice Faye; (05-13-51). Next we have: “The Green Hornet: Underwater Adventure.” Guest Starring: Robert Hall; (09-14-46). For our final episode of the night we have: “Box Thirteen: Suicide or Murder.” Guest Starring: Alan Ladd; (10-31-48) Have […]

Duration:01:50:27

WGN Radio Theatre #281: Escape, Burns and Allen & Casey, Crime Photographer

5/7/2018
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Carl Amari and Lisa Wolf bring you the best from the Golden Age of Radio on the WGN Radio Theatre on May 6, 2018. First, a classic episode of the night is: “Escape: The Target.” Guest Starring: Edgar Barrier; (09-18-54). Next we have: “Burns & Allen: George Gets a Black Eye.” Guest Starring: George Burns and Gracie Allen; (12-09-40). For our final episode of the night we have: “Casey, Crime Photographer: Box of Death.” Guest Starring: Staats Cotsworth; (04-17-47) Have […]

Duration:01:53:37

WGN Radio Theatre #280: Gunsmoke, The Life of Riley & The Man Called X

5/6/2018
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Carl Amari and Lisa Wolf bring you the best from the Golden Age of Radio on the WGN Radio Theatre on May 5, 2018. First, a classic episode of the night is: “Gunsmoke: Home Surgery.” Guest Starring: William Conrad; (09-13-52). Next we have: “The Life of Riley: Perfect Mate for Babs.” Guest Starring: William Bendix; (10-08-48). For our final episode of the night we have: “The Man Called X: Student Riots at Leiden.” Guest Starring: H Marshall (03-17-51). Have questions […]

Duration:01:57:19

Lisa Wolf attends the Hamilton Education Program

5/2/2018
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On May 2, 2018, 1,900 students and teachers from 25 Chicagoland area schools attended the matinee performance of HAMILTON at Broadway in Chicago’s CIBC Theatre. The innovative Hamilton Education Program will provide 20,000 Chicagoland high school students the opportunity to experience HAMILTON after studying American history through a special curriculum about Alexander Hamilton and the nation’s Founding Fathers. The students also participated in a Q&A with cast members, and several...

Duration:00:04:58

WGN Radio Theatre Episode #279: “The Adventures Of Ellery Queen”, “Suspense”, and “This Is Your FBI”.

4/30/2018
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On this episode of the WGN Radio Theatre, Carl and Lisa play “Crack The Quote” with you the listeners, and they catch up with the folks from Cats Pride. Then they dive into “The Adventures Of Ellery Queen” Where Ellery is invited to spend the weekend protecting the famous Gallows diamond. Then we here a classic episode of “Suspense” where a young girl kept in the mansion of a madwoman, and of the woman’s idiot son. Finally “This Is Your […]

Duration:01:58:14

WGN Radio Theatre Episode #278: “CBS Radio Workshop”, “Duffy’s Tavern”, and “Nick Carter”.

4/29/2018
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On this episode of the WGN Radio Theatre, Carl and Lisa play “Crack The Quote” with you the listeners, then they dive into a fun-filled episode of “CBS Radio Workshop”, catch up with the classic series “Duffy’s Tavern”, and finally check out another episode of “Nick Carter”.

Duration:02:04:13

WGN Radio Theatre #277: 4-23-18

4/23/2018
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In this full show podcast, Carl and Lisa play crack the quote with listeners and Roger Badesch. Then they listen to classic radio shows! First, Carl and Lisa take a listen to a classic “Fred Allen show”. Later, they dive into a two part episode of “Escape”. Be sure to check out WGN Radio Theatre on social media!

Duration:02:00:31

WGN Radio Theatre #276: 4-22-18

4/22/2018
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In this full show podcast, Carl and Lisa play crack the quote with listeners and Roger Badesch. Featured programs tonight include The Lucky Strike Program Starring Jack Benny, which tells a the story of Jack going to buy car. Murder at Midnight is featured at midnight and tells about a man poising his wife after a plot twist. Also, Columbia Presents Corwin describes the worlds greatest city at war. Tune in or visit WGN Radio Theatre on social media....

Duration:02:09:43