December Twine

A radio play by Glenn Hascall Presented by The Online Stage Nineteen twenty-three was a year of prosperity in America, so much so, that many took the time to travel for the holidays. No destination was more prominent in the minds of Americans than the near tropical paradise of Florida. Our story takes us to…

The Time Is Not Yet Ripe

Louis Esson is considered to be the first great Australian dramatist. The political comedy The Time is Not Yet Ripe was first produced in 1912 and is one of his best known works. Doris, daughter of the incumbent prime minister, Sir Joseph Quiverton, has news for her father – she has just become engaged. Much…

The Bench

Most of us would like to change some events in our past. However, if we were granted such an opportunity, would we be happy with the results? The Bench: A radio play by Glenn Hascall Presented by The Online Stage Cast Stan – Ben Stevens The guy – Marty Kryz Ashley – K. G. Cross…

Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln A play by John Drinkwater Presented by The Online Stage. In survey after survey, Abraham Lincoln is universally ranked as the greatest of America’s presidents, setting standards for honesty, courage, compassion and ethical responsibility. John Drinkwater’s play was the British poet’s first theatrical success, opening in England in 1918 to surprising acclaim and…

Right Ho, Jeeves!

Sir Pelham Grenville Wodehouse (aka PG Wodehouse) wrote in excess of 90 books, 40 plays, and 200 short stories between 1902 and 1974 and is widely regarded as one of the greatest humorists of the 20th century. Right Ho, Jeeves! is his second in a series of books written about a luckless young British millionaire…

Mountain Interval

Featuring the voices of Robert Gonzalez, Sara Morsey, Jennifer Fournier, Russell Gold, Ben Stevens, and Andy Harrington. This collection was first published in 1916 and contains some of Frost’s most famous poems, including “The Road Not Taken”, “Hyla Brook”, and “Birches”. Frost’s dedication reads: “To You – who least need reminding that before this interval…

The Cherry Orchard

The Cherry Orchard is Chekhov’s final play, first performed in 1904 at the Moscow Art Theatre and directed by Konstantin Stanislavski. It takes place on the Ranevsky family’s country estate, which boasts a large cherry orchard that is in bloom as the play opens. The family is gathering at the estate for a reunion but…

The Forever Pill

When Drake is told that his beloved wife does not have long to live, he clutches at straws for anything that will prolong her life. A mysterious stranger offers him a cure for his wife’s illness that appears to be remarkably effective – but, like many miracles, it comes at a cost. Cast: Drake –…

The Reading Chamber

Jack Carlisle is driving through an unnamed town when he spots lights on at the library. Needing a break, Jack stops only to begin a strange journey requiring him to make choices that lead to unexpected consequences. Cast Jack – Richard Andrews The Librarian – KG Cross Bub – Ben Stevens Girl – Leanne Yau…

The Mantle

“The Mantle” follows the life of a civil servant, Akaki Akakievitch who just loves his work! Born in St Petersburg, he is a copy writer, meaning he copies text from one place to another. In his spare time and after work hours, he also copies. When given more responsibility, he begs to return to…copying. One…