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Texas Radio Theatre #051b - Annie Oakley: The Shot

From: Richard Frohlich
Series: Texas Radio Theatre
Length: 13:35

An audio play based on when Thomas Edison met Annie Oakley.

Oakley_small An audio play based on the life and spirit of Annie Oakley (second of three) A fictional audio play based on the day Annie Oakley met Thomas Edison - and a far fetched explanation where the term "shooting a picture" might have come from. In May of 1894 Annie Oakley, famous the world over for her skills at sharp-shooting, visited the town of East Orange, New Jersey. She was invited to the laboratory of Thomas Edison so that her unique abilities could be historically documented on an entirely new technology. Performed in front of a studio audience in April and May of 2004 Suitable for: March - Women's History Month August - Annie Oakley's Birthday

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Piece Description

An audio play based on the life and spirit of Annie Oakley (second of three) A fictional audio play based on the day Annie Oakley met Thomas Edison - and a far fetched explanation where the term "shooting a picture" might have come from. In May of 1894 Annie Oakley, famous the world over for her skills at sharp-shooting, visited the town of East Orange, New Jersey. She was invited to the laboratory of Thomas Edison so that her unique abilities could be historically documented on an entirely new technology. Performed in front of a studio audience in April and May of 2004 Suitable for: March - Women's History Month August - Annie Oakley's Birthday

Broadcast History

KNTU Texas Radio Theatre July 11, 2004
KTCU Texas Radio Theatre Nov. 12, 2004
KNTU Texas Radio Theatre Jan 30, 2005
KTCU Texas Radio Theatre Sept 12, 2005

Timing and Cues

Intro:
The Shot - an audio play by DB Humphries and Richard Frohlich

Outro:
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