• Digital Storytelling

    Radio Dramas for our Radio Show!

    Since this week’s assignment page calls for us to brainstorm some ideas for our radio show project later in the semester, I propose we do something with radio dramas! Radio dramas are dramatized, acoustic performances. Since there is no visual component, radio dramas depends on whatever dialogue, music, and sound effects we use to help listeners imagine the characters and story. Radio dramas became very popular starting in the 1920s, but began to lose ground with the advent of television in the 1950s. Now days we have television, internet streaming sources, and free internet radio that make these programs seem as if they are non-existent since many of us forego…