The holidays are upon us in Western Alaska, and during Christmas week, we’re featuring a variety of special programs.
A Christmas Carol: Radio Drama
Monday, Dec. 23: 8pm
A radio drama directed by Jay Stern and adapted by Producer Craig Wichman from the novella by Charles Dickens, this production returns to the heart of the 1843 story – of what its author called “a ghost story for Christmas.” (The original title page of A Christmas Carol is pictured above.) Produced by Quicksilver Radio Theater, seasoned New York actors, and talented engineers.
Old Time Radio Hour: The Nativity
Tuesday, Dec. 24 (Christmas Eve): 8:30-9:00pm
An Ave Maria Hour production of the timeless, biblical story of the Nativity, originally created and aired in the late ’30s and early ’40s in New York City.
Midnight Mass – Live
Christmas Day: 12:00 midnight
Live from St. Joseph Catholic Church in Nome, Alaska, join us for the traditional Mass at the stroke of midnight.
The 2013 KNOM Christmas Radio Drama
Christmas Day: after 12:15 and 5:15pm Hotlines
KNOM’s longstanding Christmas tradition continues this year, with a completely-original radio drama produced and voiced by KNOM staffers and volunteers.