WGXC Seventh Anniversary Party: An Evening of Radio Theatre
365 Main Street | Catskill, NY 12414
Celebrate seven years of WGXC 90.7-FM with an evening of live radio theatre. The celebration culminates with a live performance of Hans Flesch's radio play, "Magic on the Radio: An Experimental Airwaves Fantasy" ("Zauberei auf dem Sender"), featuring a cast of WGXC programmers and friends. Also that night, performances by WGXC's Diamond Street Radio Players and 31 Down, a special appearance by Gregory Whitehead, and DJ Magic Stranger. Attendees will have the opportunity to enter a raffle for one of two Public Radio Single Station Tuners tuned to WGXC 90.7-FM by enrolling as a Sustaining Supporter, or increasing an extant contribution. The evening is free and open to all ages.
Written in 1924, "Magic on the Radio" depicts chaos surrounding a radio broadcast under siege by conflicting interests and mysterious technical problems. This is the debut of a new translation of the text by Carl Skoggard and Franziska Lamprecht. Featuring: Tom DePietro, Brian Dewan, Jeff Economy, Philip Grant, Maria Manhattan, Debby Mayer, Tom Roe, and Phyllis Segura. Directed and produced by Alanna Medlock and Jess Puglisi.
31 Down radio presents "Driftnet": White-hat infosec avenger Mike Sharpie outwits cryptocurrency con-men and ransomware ruffians in a world littered with security flaws and backdoors. If you feel insecure, vulnerable, exploited and tired of digital misdoings, have no fear, Attorney General Jeff Sessions' favorite dark-web do-gooder Mike Sharpie is in your WIFI fighting for your privacy. More about 31 Down at 31down.org
The WGXC Diamond Street Radio Players present "Radio Daze!" With Loralee Ecobelli, Andrew Joffe, Christopher Joseph, Nancy Rothman and Mathew Tombers. Produced and directed by Mat Tombers and Andrew Joffe.
The event will be broadcast live on WGXC 90.7-FM.