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The Mysterious Old Radio Listening Society


Sep 24, 2017
03:30 PM until 04:30 PM



Join us at the James J. Hill Center for stories from the classic old-time radio vault, complete with historical notes and trivia. The Mysterious Old Radio Listening Societyre-stages the great horror and suspense shows from the golden age of radio, including tales from Suspense, Lights Out Everybody, The Witch’s Tale, The Shadow, and more. Each episode is performed live on stage with five actors playing multiple roles AND producing all of the sound effects.

“Wonderful people, beautiful place, and an artistic experience that I’ll remember forever!”  – Previous Attendee

Date: Sunday, September 24th
Time: 3:30pm to 4:30pm (pre-show music at 2:45pm with Kings of Cole)
Fee: $15 per person ($20 at door)
For group rates, call 651.265.5430

Episode #1: “To Find Help” from Suspense, originally aired in January 19th, 1945.
Mrs. Gillis hires a stranger to help around the house, but when the young man turns menacing she learns that good help is hard to find.

Episode #2: “Behind the Locked Door” from The Mysterious Traveler, originally aired May 24th, 1949.
Two archaeologists discover a terrible secret hidden below the earth.

Get an inside peek at the James J. Hill Center before the show with our 1:30PM historical tour “Cabinets of Curiosity”.

These episodes of “Mysterious Old Radio Listening Society” are financed in part by the Cultural Sales Tax Revitalization Program.


$15 per person ($20 at door)


View map James J. Hill Center
80 W 4th St
Saint Paul, MN

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James J. Hill Center



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Lily Shaw

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