Portsmouth Community Radio
WSCA Radio is a listener supported non-commercial, freeform radio station broadcasting at 106.1 FM in Portsmouth, NH with a 24/7 online presence at wscafm.org.
WSCA Audio Theater
- Every week on Tue at 6:00 PM
Dec 3, 2019 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
After the Snow: A Little Bit of Old-Time Radio This, A Little Bit of Old-Time Radio That
After the early December winter storm, a mix of old-time radio shows chosen to help you forget all that snow, if just for two hours. The lineup features episode that touch on artificial intelligence, conservation with a stop at baking fruitcake in between. Now, if that can't make you forget snow...
Nov 26, 2019 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
An Old-Time Radio Thanksgiving
Tonight's featured lineup consists of old-time radio shows produced for, and aired on, Thanksgiving holidays during the Golden Age of Radio. A detective, a pair of storekeepers and even an all-star cast make up the menu of Thanksgiving listening treats.
Nov 19, 2019 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Typical Night of Old-Time Radio Programming Circa 1950
Listeners go back to the time around 1950 and listen to a featured lineup that might have been like one a typical American could have listened to almost seven decades ago.
Nov 12, 2019 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
An Old-Time Radio Meet Market
Each episode in tonight's broadcast comes from a series with the word 'meet', m-e-e-t, in its title. And, as a bonus, each comes from a series you will be meeting for the first time on this program; each is making its Audio Theater debut.
Nov 5, 2019 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Old-Time Radio Election Day
It's an Election Day lineup of old-time radio shows about voting, elections and getting to the polls - or not!
Oct 29, 2019 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Halloween Old-Time Radio Style
On our way to a Halloween party in 1947 we'll stop off at a haunted house. Afterwards, we'll listen to a ghost story or two.
Oct 22, 2019 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
An Extended Mystery for an Abbreviated Program
With the second hour of Audio Theater preempted for the Portsmouth City Council candidates' forum, the first hour features an extended mystery of a man in search of his identity in Alaska.
Oct 15, 2019 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
A Mid-October's NIght Comedy Lineup
Between a short work week and shorter days, what the listening audience needs is comedy. Tonight Audio Theater presents episodes from three classic comedies from radio's Golden Age: Father Knows Best, The Milton Berle Show and Fibber McGee and Molly.
Oct 8, 2019 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Harvesting Old-Time Radio
Each show you will hear tonight has the word harvest in its episode title. And each story does reference a harvest, although the harvests contained in at two of the stories are more symbolic or metaphorical.
Oct 1, 2019 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Old-Time Radio Goes to the Movies
Two old-time radio adaptations from two great old-time radio series: The Lux Radio Theater and the Screen Guild Theater.
Sep 24, 2019 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
It Started With A Corn Maze
The search for an old-time radio show about a corn maze started a journey that led to a featured lineup on three classic radio detectives solving cases in three distinctly different North American cities.
Sep 17, 2019 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Ambassadors of Old-Time Radio
Each old-time radio episode aired this evening has an ambassador, either as a character or a presence, at the heart of its story.
Sep 10, 2019 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Government Officials Theme Night
Each of the featured old-time radio shows in the lineup has, at the center of its story, one or more government officials.
Sep 3, 2019 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
A Visit to Old-Time Radio Theaters
Tonight on Audio Theater all of the featured shows in this evening's lineup were original scripts presented as though you were right in the theater for a live production.
Aug 27, 2019 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
All of the featured old-time radio shows this evening have their story set in, or about the people of, a place that has seen protests in 2019.
Aug 20, 2019 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Old-Time Radio for an Ordinary Tuesday That Turns Out to Be National Radio Day!
A featured old-time radio lineup that is just what you need to hear to get the maximum enjoyment out of an ordinary Tuesday, and ordinary Tuesday that has a secret identity. When not just being Tuesday, it engages its superpowers of the air waves and becomes National Radio Day!
Aug 13, 2019 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Taking Stock of Old-Time Radio
In the August theme night broadcast, each featured episode features the word 'stock', either standing alone or as part of a larger word, in its title or its storyline.
Aug 6, 2019 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
With Jon Nash
Laughs for an August Night
Its an evening of comedy - two classic old-time radio sitcoms and a memorable comedy variety show - to take your mind off the fact that we are already in the last half of summer. You won't notice the fact the days are getting shorter if you are laughing your head off.
Jul 30, 2019 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
A Monster Night of Old-Time Radio
Its the radio, actually old-time radio, equivalent of the monster triple bills kids would watch as the Saturday matinee at the local movie theaters back in the Mid-20th Century. Each show in tonight's lineup features the story of a monster, some classic and at least one decidedly new (for 1945) and modern.
Jul 23, 2019 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Gathering the Family Round the Radio
Its an evening of old-time radio of the kind families would listen to on a hot, or rainy, summer night back in the Mid-20th Century. Since even young kids would be listening, the shows are those originally aimed at children but written so their parents and grandparents would enjoy them, too.