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KCRW (Radio station : Santa Monica, Calif.)

Overview
Works: 91 works in 141 publications in 1 language and 2,421 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  History  Psychological fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Radio plays  Science fiction  Radio adaptations  Satire  Audio adaptations 
Classifications: PR5774, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Calif.) KCRW (Radio station : Santa Monica
 
Most widely held works by Calif.) KCRW (Radio station : Santa Monica
The crucible by Arthur Miller( Recording )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a wave of anti-communist investigations swept across American society during the 1950s, Miller exposed the horror of such witch-hunts by retelling the story of the infamous Salem witch trials in Massachusetts in 1692
M. Butterfly : a drama by David Henry Hwang( Recording )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by an actual espionage scandal, a French diplomat discovers the startling truth about his Chinese mistress
The prisoner of Second Avenue : a comedy by Neil Simon( Recording )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a married couple trying to survive life in their New York apartment building
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Recording )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a triumphal parade celebrates Julius Caesar and his defeat of the Roman general Pompey, Cassius schemes with Brutus to bring an end to Caesar before he becomes king and destroys the republic. Meanwhile, a soothsayer warns Caesar to "beware the Ides of March".--Container
Agnes of God : a drama by John Pielmeier( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nun is accused of infanticide. As a psychiatrist and Mother Superior struggle over the nun's fate, the play plunges deeply into the mysteries of faith and the consequence of truth
Jewish short stories from Eastern Europe and beyond by KCRW FM Santa Monica( Recording )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories range from hilarious to tragic. Written in English or translated from Yiddish, Hebrew or Russian, the stories reflect "a wide range of secular, religious and cultural experiences of immigrant Jews from Russia, Poland and other countries of Eastern Europe."
The playboy of the western world by J. M Synge( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a man who becomes the town hero after he boasts of murdering his father
Are you now or have you ever been by Eric Bentley( Recording )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of the House Un-American Activities Committee hearings, in which people from the entertainment industry had to answer to accusations of being Communists. Utilizes actual transcripts of committee hearings
Brighton Beach memoirs by Neil Simon( Recording )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet Eugene Jerome and his family, fighting the hard times and sometimes each other -- with laughter, tears, and love. It is 1937 in Brooklyn during the heart of the Depression. Fifteen-year-old Eugene Jerome lives in Brighton Beach with his family. He is witty, perceptive, obsessed with sex, and forever fantasizing his baseball-diamond triumphs as star pitcher for the New York Yankees. As our guide through his "memoirs," Eugene takes us through a series of trenchant observations and insights that show his family meeting life's challenges with pride, spirit, and a marvelous sense of humor. But as World War II looms ever closer, Eugene sees his own innocence slipping away as the first important era of his life ends -- and a new one begins
Jewish stories from the Old World to the new( Recording )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two short stories from the collection: Jewish stories from the old world to the new
Mizlansky/Zilinsky : a comedy by Jon Robin Baitz( Recording )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Hollywood producer Davis Mizlansky is about to lose all he has to the IRS unless he can pull off one last deal. A hilarious portrait of modern day Hollywood
Three hotels by Jon Robin Baitz( Recording )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rueful, witty Kenneth Hoyle hates the corporate speak back at headquarters, but still goes on doing his job until his wife, Barbara, delivers a speech to the other corporate wives that turns their lives upside down
The war of the worlds by H. G Wells( Recording )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Koch's radio play, Invasion from Mars, which was made famous by Orson Welles; the play is an adaptation of H.G. Wells' novel, War of the worlds in which an intellectually superior race from Mars invades Earth with plans to take over the planet
Mrs. Warren's profession by Bernard Shaw( Recording )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern parallels abound in the plight of Cambridge-educated mathematics wiz Vivie Warren, who discovers that her comfortable upbringing was financed in unspeakable ways. Shaw pits a clever heroine against a memorable gallery of rogues in this superbly intelligent - and still shocking - comedy, banned for eight years from the English stage
Babbitt by Sinclair Lewis( Recording )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the surface, everything is all right with Babbitt's world of the solid, successful businessman. But in reality, George F. Babbitt is a lonely, middle-aged man. He doesn't understand his family, has an unsuccessful attempt at an affair, and is almost financially ruined when he dares to voice sympathy for some striking workers. Babbitt finds that his only safety lies deep in the fold of those who play it safe. He is a man who has added a new word to our language: a "Babbitt," meaning someone who conforms unthinkingly, a sheep
Winnie-the Pooh ; and, When we were very young by A. A Milne( Recording )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains all ten Winnie-the-Pooh stories and the complete poems from When we were very young
Ten by Maugham by W. Somerset Maugham( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Chicago conspiracy trial by Peter Goodchild( Recording )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A radio dramatization of the famous trial in which seven defendants were accused of conspiring to incite riots during the 1968 Democratic convention in Chicago
The great Tennessee monkey trial by Peter Goodchild( Recording )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Scopes Trial, over the right to teach the theory of evolution in public schools, reaffirmed the principle of intellectual freedom as codified in the Bill of Rights. The trial, in a small-town Tennessee courtroom in 1925, set the stage for ongoing national debates over the freedom of inquiry and the separation of Church and State in a democratic society, debates that continue to this day"--Container
The woman who laughed by Joyce Carol Oates( Recording )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young, idealistic school teacher moves from New York City to a small town in Michigan in order to teach in a "real" public school and experience the "real" America
 
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The crucible
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M. Butterfly : a dramaThe prisoner of Second Avenue : a comedyJulius CaesarAgnes of God : a dramaJewish short stories from Eastern Europe and beyondThe playboy of the western worldAre you now or have you ever beenBrighton Beach memoirs
Alternative Names
KCRW radio station

KCRW stazione radiofonica statunitense

KCRW US-amerikanischer Hörfunksender

Languages
English (62)