Shortwave Theatre Festival

The Shortwave Theatre Festival is a free week long festival of radio drama featuring a series of plays created and featuring Kingston-based artists.  The performances, talksbacks and additional special programming aired on CFRC 101.9 FM/CFRC.ca the week of November 1st-7th 2020.

Shortwave Theatre Festival is a collaborative effort between CFRC 101.9 FM and Cellar Door Project Kingston.  The Festival was funded through the generous support of City of Kingston Arts Council, Ontario Arts Council, the Dan School of Drama and Music and the Robert H. Black Fund through the Department of Film and Media at Queen’s University. 

Learn more at shortwavetheatre.com about the plays and the amazing local artists who made each performance possible!

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