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JD, Roy and Andrew are all huge audio drama fans and have been for many years. Adventures in Odyssey was one of the first radio dramas that they ever experienced and they were hooked from then on. Focus on the Family Radio Theatre came along several years after AIO, and this series was also a huge hit. More recently, Lamplighter Theatre has been introduced to listeners around the world and the guys were instant fans. In terms of acting, production, sound design, …well frankly, in all points, JD, Roy and Andrew feel that these three drama series are the most superb dramas currently being produced. Therefore, the Audio Theatre Central podcast will primarily focus on Lamplighter Theatre, Adventures in Odyssey and Focus on the Family Radio Theatre, but will also introduce and discuss other productions that the guys feel would be of interest to listeners. On this audio drama fan podcast you will hear the following regarding what we’ll call the “Top 3”: · Commentary and reviews on recent episodes · Exclusive interviews with cast and crew · Behind the scenes info · News on forthcoming releases · Any other tidbits that the guys can find Additionally, the podcast will offer information regarding any other audio dramas that are family friendly and have reasonably good quality in acting and production. Their purpose is to stimulate conversation/discussion among fans of the “Top 3” and to give them a more in-depth look into the production of these great shows and have a great time while doing it. If you love good audio drama then Audio Theatre Central, the premiere audio drama fan podcast, is for you!

JD, Roy and Andrew are all huge audio drama fans and have been for many years. Adventures in Odyssey was one of the first radio dramas that they ever experienced and they were hooked from then on. Focus on the Family Radio Theatre came along several years after AIO, and this series was also a huge hit. More recently, Lamplighter Theatre has been introduced to listeners around the world and the guys were instant fans. In terms of acting, production, sound design, …well frankly, in all points, JD, Roy and Andrew feel that these three drama series are the most superb dramas currently being produced. Therefore, the Audio Theatre Central podcast will primarily focus on Lamplighter Theatre, Adventures in Odyssey and Focus on the Family Radio Theatre, but will also introduce and discuss other productions that the guys feel would be of interest to listeners. On this audio drama fan podcast you will hear the following regarding what we’ll call the “Top 3”: · Commentary and reviews on recent episodes · Exclusive interviews with cast and crew · Behind the scenes info · News on forthcoming releases · Any other tidbits that the guys can find Additionally, the podcast will offer information regarding any other audio dramas that are family friendly and have reasonably good quality in acting and production. Their purpose is to stimulate conversation/discussion among fans of the “Top 3” and to give them a more in-depth look into the production of these great shows and have a great time while doing it. If you love good audio drama then Audio Theatre Central, the premiere audio drama fan podcast, is for you!
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JD, Roy and Andrew are all huge audio drama fans and have been for many years. Adventures in Odyssey was one of the first radio dramas that they ever experienced and they were hooked from then on. Focus on the Family Radio Theatre came along several years after AIO, and this series was also a huge hit. More recently, Lamplighter Theatre has been introduced to listeners around the world and the guys were instant fans. In terms of acting, production, sound design, …well frankly, in all points, JD, Roy and Andrew feel that these three drama series are the most superb dramas currently being produced. Therefore, the Audio Theatre Central podcast will primarily focus on Lamplighter Theatre, Adventures in Odyssey and Focus on the Family Radio Theatre, but will also introduce and discuss other productions that the guys feel would be of interest to listeners. On this audio drama fan podcast you will hear the following regarding what we’ll call the “Top 3”: · Commentary and reviews on recent episodes · Exclusive interviews with cast and crew · Behind the scenes info · News on forthcoming releases · Any other tidbits that the guys can find Additionally, the podcast will offer information regarding any other audio dramas that are family friendly and have reasonably good quality in acting and production. Their purpose is to stimulate conversation/discussion among fans of the “Top 3” and to give them a more in-depth look into the production of these great shows and have a great time while doing it. If you love good audio drama then Audio Theatre Central, the premiere audio drama fan podcast, is for you!

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623-688-2770


Episodes

ATC113: Review of Hurry! Hurry! It's Almost Christmas! from Voices in the Wind Audio Theatre

12/3/2018
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It's Christmas time! So we feature a Christmas audio drama that we just recently discovered. It's called Hurry! Hurry! It's Almost Christmas! and is a co-production of Voices in the Wind Audio Theatre and The First Noelle Productions. It's a great Christmas comedy that you're sure to enjoy. We also respond to feedback from Micah, Roy delivers a mega newscast, and we talk about some of our all-time favorite Christmas audio dramas. Full show notes at http://www.audiotheatrecentral.com/113...

Duration:00:40:25

ATC112: Review of St. Bartholomew’s Eve from Heirloom Audio

11/5/2018
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Heirloom Audio is back with another production in their Extraordinary Adventures of G.A. Henty series. This time we review St. Bartholomew's Eve, a story of the French Reformation. We also address feedback from John, Victor, Jaxon, and Will. And Roy delivers the newscast full of interesting things going on in the world of audio drama. Full show notes at http://www.audiotheatrecentral.com/112 feedback@audiotheatrecentral.com 623-688-2770

Duration:00:38:21

ATC111: Interview with Nick Guy Creator, Frank Ulle & Discussion Grab Bag | #WorldAudioDramaDay Bonus

10/30/2018
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It's a bonus episode to celebrate World Audio Drama Day! ATC contributor Austin Peachey brings an interview with the creator of the Nick Guy audio drama series, Frank Ulle. We get some feedback from Michael B. and we address some great discussion questions submitted by listeners. And we tell you how you could own Francis Drake's island. Full show notes at http://www.audiotheatrecentral.com/111 feedback@audiotheatrecentral.com 623-688-2770

Duration:00:55:43

ATC110: Review of AIO Album 64: Under the Surface & Phil Lollar Visits the Studio

10/1/2018
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A packed episode! We've got a review of album 64 of Adventures in Odyssey, Under the Surface and then we are joined in the studio by AIO co-creator, Phil Lollar. We talk with Phil about why Connie has not progressed more in life, the AIO guides, some BTS info on the two-part AIO episode, David and Absalom, Iliad House, the Blackgaard Chronicles book series, the Young Whit book series, and a whole lot more. We also have an opportunity for you to win a copy of the first Young Whit book. Full...

Duration:01:50:54

ATC109: Review of Escape from the Eagle’s Nest from Lamplighter Theatre

9/3/2018
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Lamplighter Theatre is back with another high-quality audio drama production, their second recorded at the Lamplighter studio in New York. We thoroughly enjoyed this audio drama and we review it in today's episode. Also in this episode, Roy delivers a newscast, JD brings some audio drama tidbits, and we respond to feedback from Austin and Jeremiah. And if you care to hang around after the credits, you'll hear some talk about fish and chips and more randomness. Listen at your own risk. Full...

Duration:00:37:06

ATC108: Review of Jonathan Park: Call of the Exodus

8/6/2018
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Wise King Media released their second series of the new Jonathan Park Adventures entitled Call of the Exodus in late 2017 and we are reviewing these 12 episodes in this edition of the podcast. In addition to the JP discussion, Roy delivers his longest newscast ever! We also respond to feedback from Lee and Austin. It's another ATC episode of fun-filled audio drama goodness! Full show notes: https://www.audiotheatrecentral.com/108 Email us at feedback@audiotheatrecentral.com Give us a call or...

Duration:00:29:59

ATC107: Review of The Brinkman Adventures, Season 6: Underground Rising

7/2/2018
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The Brinkman Adventures are back with Season 6. The six-episode season is called Underground Rising and we heartily recommend you give it a listen. We discuss this release in today's episode and we also address feedback from Tom, Jeremiah, and Michael. But before all that, Roy delivers his customary newscast. Full show notes: http://audiotheatrecentral.com/107 Email us at feedback@audiotheatrecentral.com Give us a call or text 623-688-2770

Duration:00:40:05

ATC106: Review of Wulf The Saxon & A Big Announcement

6/4/2018
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Heirloom Audio's adaptation of G.A. Henty's Wulf The Saxon is the topic of conversation today. We share our thoughts on this audio drama, Roy delivers a newscast, we share a huge announcement, and we respond to feedback from Garrett, John, Rachel, and Noah. The feedback segment, as always, gets us talking about AIO. Don't miss this episode! Full show notes: http://audiotheatrecentral.com/106 Email us at feedback@audiotheatrecentral.com Give us a call or text 623-688-2770

Duration:00:45:16

ATC105: Review of Adventures In Odyssey #63 “Up in the Air”

5/7/2018
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It's Odyssey time! We talk in-depth about AIO album 63 "Up in the Air" in today's show. We discuss the highs and lows of this album, share our favorite moments, and muse about why none of us are overly thrilled about the character of Buddy. Roy is hosting remotely from northwestern Arizona, but he still manages to bring a newscast. We react to feedback from Noah, Sarah Grace, and Amber which sparks more AIO talk. And finally, we share the trailer for Darby Kern's upcoming new audio drama The...

Duration:01:13:40

ATC104: Review of The Giant Killer from Lamplighter Theatre

4/2/2018
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The Giant Killer is a fantastic allegorical audio drama from Lamplighter Theatre and we are happy to review it in this episode. The team did a bang-up job on this production. Roy also delivers a newscast and we address some feedback from Lee and Angie. Lee's question sparks a fun AIO tangent. And to top off the show, we all share what we've been listening to lately. Full Show Notes: http://audiotheatrecentral.com/104 email us at feedback@audiotheatrecentral.com give us a call or text...

Duration:00:53:55

ATC103: Review of Captain Bayley’s Heir & Rob Jorgensen Interview

3/5/2018
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An interview and a review in one episode! Today we review Heirloom Audio's Captain Bayley's Heir and then we're joined by sound designer, Rob Jorgensen, to talk about the work he did on this audio drama. We chat about some of the musical elements Rob worked on, binaural audio, finding an item on Craigslist that was "sound effects gold", and a whole lot more. We also have some interesting audio drama tidbits, some feedback from Angela, Michael, and Amber. And Roy kicks things off with a...

Duration:01:24:22

ATC102: Review of Jonathan Park: The Dreamer’s Tomb

2/5/2018
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Today we dive into a review of Jonathan Park: The Dreamer's Tomb. This is the first collection of 12 episodes released since the restructuring of the Jonathan Park team. In addition to the review, we also have lots of great audio drama tidbits, Roy has a packed newscast, and we have some feedback from Amber, Darby, and Noah. And thanks to Lee for reading the credits in this episode.

Duration:00:59:16

ATC101: Auditions for Lamplighter Theatre & New Christmas Audio Dramas

12/23/2017
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Lamplighter Theatre announces open auditions with a quickly approaching deadline so JD solo hosts this episode to share the details with you. JD is joined by Lamplighter Theatre Associate Producer, Luke Rosamilia to get all the pertinent info. JD also shares some great Christmas themed audio drama from Puffy Mama Productions as well as a few other audio drama tidbits.

Duration:00:23:43

ATC100: Philip Glassborow Interview & 100th Episode Celebration

12/4/2017
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For our special 100th episode, we are thrilled to be joined by actor, writer, and director, Philip Glassborow. Philip has been involved in Adventures in Odyssey, FOTF Radio Theatre, The Extraordinary Adventures of G.A. Henty, Lamplighter Theatre, and many productions for the BBC. As if that wasn't great enough, we also have a Eugenius Minds segment with contestant Michael C., a discussion segment about helping new audio drama listeners get the most out of the listening experience, we give...

Duration:01:49:52

ATC99: Review of Tom Swift and His Motorboat from the Colonial Radio Theatre

11/6/2017
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Tom Swift returns in Tom Swift and His Motorboat from the Colonial Radio Theatre. This nearly hour and a half audio dramatization of the classic novel is the main topic of conversation in this episode. The CRT did a wonderful job on this second Tom Swift audio drama and we really enjoyed it. We also have a jam-packed newscast from Roy, a few audio drama tidbits (including some free audio drama) and we address feedback from Lee, Sarah Grace, Amber and Rachel. What are your thoughts on the...

Duration:00:39:47

ATC98: Review of AIO #62 Let's Put On A Show!

10/2/2017
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We review Album #62 of Adventures in Odyssey titled "Let's Put On A Show!" in this episode of the show. Be aware that this episode contains spoilers! Roy played hooky today so JD and Andrew are joined by Andrew's wife, Rebecca to help us talk Odyssey. We also have a few tidbits to share including a fun piece of audio that Austin Peachey produced called "You Might be An Odyssey Fan If..." The newscaster duties are handled by Andrew and we respond to some feedback from Amber and Angela. What...

Duration:00:57:09

ATC97: Listener Feedback Show

9/4/2017
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We appreciate our listeners so much that we dedicated an entire episode of the show to your feedback. You sent in such great questions and comments that we couldn't help but take some time to discuss them. We address feedback from Naomi, Christopher Green, Amber, John T, Christopher 164, Keagen W., an Anonymous Texter, and ARBravo1. We chat about Adventures in Odyssey theories, Imagination Theater, Liberty U's new audio drama and more! What are your thoughts on the topics we addressed in...

Duration:00:43:22

ATC96: Adventures In Odyssey Get In The Show Finale 2017 Recap [Bonus Episode]

8/21/2017
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On August 12, 2017 the finale of the 2017 Adventures in Odyssey Get In The Show event was held in Colorado Springs. In this episode JD, Roy and Andrew walk you through all the audio collected at the event by JD and Austin Peachey. JD interviews comedian Bob Smiley, the AIO actors, the top 3 finalists of the GITS contest and Austin recorded man-on-the-street interviews with other attendees. And ATC listener Michael Schroeder documented the event via photos for us. We hope you enjoy this...

Duration:01:10:42

ATC95: Review of In The Reign of Terror from Heirloom Audio

8/7/2017
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Heirloom Audio continues to put out extremely high-quality audio drama productions and In The Reign of Terror is no exception. We review this production in today's episode after Roy delivers a packed newscast. Then Sarah Grace's and Victoria's comments about Adventures in Odyssey cause us to have a lengthy AIO discussion that is nearly as long as the review and may be a bit controversial! JD also shares a few tidbits to wrap up this episode. What are your thoughts on the topics we addressed...

Duration:00:56:12

ATC94: Review of Iliad House Series 1 and Phil Lollar Interview

7/3/2017
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In this packed episode we review the first six episodes of the Iliad House audio drama. This is a phenomenal program from Adventures in Odyssey co-creator, Phil Lollar. Speaking of Phil Lollar, he joins us on the show to chat about Iliad House, Jungle Jam, Adventures in Odyssey, and mango chutney. We also have a tidbit about The Brinkman Adventures, Roy has a newscast, and we've got feedback from Abigail, Jaxon and Keagan. Whew! It's an extra long show today! What are your thoughts on the...

Duration:01:19:53