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This is a video made by Asbury University students Jana Wiersema and Leander Ridgeway for their documentary film making class. It's a brief history of KCAL Old Time Radio.
Some clisp from various shows as performed by the KCAL Old Time Radio Troupe in the KCAL Old Time Radio Theater, 109 South Main Street, Nicholasville, Ky.
The trailer for our 2017 Christmas show. "ChristmasTiME in Nicholasville" A radio play written, directed and performed by the KCAL Old Time Radio Troupe. December 8th, 9th, and 10th, 2017.
Written by KCAL Troupe Member David Damron, this video features actual people, places and things in Nicholasville back in the 1950s and draws upon memories found on the Facebook page "You Grew Up in Jessamine County if..." (Click on this link to go to that site: https://www.facebook.com/groups/225359277665400/). Performed December 8 - 10, 2017.
Performed Dec. 7 - 9, 2018, cast includes (in order of appearance): Buddy Teater (Announcer), David Damron (Matt Dillon) Eddie Clements (Chester), Doug Fain (Doc), Billy Holland (Hakes), Denise Cline (Mrs. Monger), Connie McDonald (Kitty) and Steve Watts (Monger).
Peformed by the KCAL OLd Time RAdio Troupe March 29-31, 2019. Performers, in order of appearance, included: Buddy Teater (Announcer and Pat the Taxi Driver), David Damron (Marlowe), Denise Cline (Mary), Steve Watts (Cookie), Carolyn Threlkeld (Lillian), Larette Blackford (Sylvia) Billy Holland (Bruno and the officer), Susan Clements (Madame ) and Norman Cline (Chezano).
Written by KCAL troupe member David Damron, this fictional game show was performed April 13 -1 5, 2018. Cast (in order of appearance) include: David Damron (announcer Clark), Doug Fain (host Howie Douglas), Team 1 members Susan Clements (Barbara) and Eddie Clements (Kenny), Team 2 members Denise Cline (Bonnie) and Norman Cline (George), Team 3 members Larette Blackford (Gabrielle) and Steve Watts (Tony).
We are back with another Zoom recording! Since we can't perform "live" yet, due to the continuing restraints of COVID-19, we bring you our third Zoom internet performance. This time we recreate an episode of the old time radio show The Thin Man called "The Case of the Goofy Groom". Performers include, in order of appearance, Doug Fain, Norman Cline, David Damron, Denise Cline, Susan Clements, Connie McDonald, Larette Blackford, and Roger Garrison. KCAL premeire June 12 2020.
Since we can't perform "live" yet, due to the continuing restraints of COVID-19, we bring you our second Zoom internet performance. This time we dig up an episode of the old time radio show Suspense called "The Hitch-hiker". Performers include, in order of appearance, David Damron, Doug Fain, Norman Cline, Connie McDonald, Roger Garrison, Denise Cline, Larette Blackford, and Susan Clements.
As a gift to you during the Corona Virus pandemic of 2020, the KCAL Old Time Radio Troupe performed, via Zoom internet conferencing, this episode of Dragnet from the 1950s. Cast members include (in order of appearance, David Damron, Doug Fain, Norman Cline, Denise Cline, Connie McDonald, and Carolyn Threlkeld. Enjoy and send us your comments on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/groups/1550862421814070/?ref=bookmarks or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Project Audion presents a recreation of the classic Lucille Ball sitcom "My Favorite Husband" with an episode from September 24, 1948. Among the case is Denise and Norman Cline from the KCAL Old Time Radio Troupe.
This national group recreated an episode of Gunsmoke on June 12, 2020. This episode was directed by one of the original Project Audion cast members, KCAL troupe member Doug Fain, and had, in its cast from KCAL, Denise and Norman Cline, along with actors from Kansas, Texas, Colorado, Illinois and Florida.
Our good friend, Marvin Bartlett, of Fox 56 News graciously featured us on one of his "Spirit of the Bluegrass" Segments in October of 2017.