We're working on a new version of PRX. Want a sneak peek?

PRX - Pieces for Topic: Drama Atom Feed

Can't find it? Try Advanced Search
View by:

167 results


Piece image
Richard Dreyfuss and Stacy Keach headline an all-star cast in one of the central works of American drama.

Bought by Spokane Public Radio, KMUN, KWMR, KFCF FM, WNJR and more


  • Added: Feb 01, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 14
Piece image
What happens when you run out of luck? You lose your job, your marriage, your home, your arms and legs, the respect of your parents, and your will ...

  • Added: Jan 25, 2016
  • Length: 01:04:34
Piece image
Probably the most horrific murder publicly accessible though a variety of social media, the death of Lin Jun was a public execution for all to see....

  • Added: Jan 25, 2016
  • Length: 58:34
Piece image
One of the more bizarre stories of our lifetime, the story of Luka Magnotta is wrought with remorseful refrains and awkward pauses. This is a man, ...

  • Added: Jan 25, 2016
  • Length: 01:03:36
Piece image
In this episode we discuss the cases of Vince Weiguang Li, Alton Nolen and Derek Ward. All three of these men decapitated their victims with a comp...

  • Added: Jan 20, 2016
  • Length: 01:00:55
Piece image
The term “bluebeard” conveys images of pirates sailing the high seas, but the actual meaning of this term is much darker and there are examples of ...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 54:55
Piece image
Everyone thought Joshua Gouker was a dangerous criminal. It was easy to convict him of murdering his 14-year-old step son Trey Zwicker, especially ...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:20:07
Piece image
In this special two-parter, the brutal and inexplicable murder of a 14-year-old boy exposes a dysfunctional American family’s secrets and lies. Th...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:00:15
Caption: Sword and Scale Episode 26
This is one of the most under-reported murders in the history of the North American Continent. A mutilation that took hours and mind that was so di...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:13:48
Caption: Sword and Scale Episode 25
Every year more than 3 million reports of child abuse are made in the United States involving more than 6 million children. Being one of these chi...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:11:33
Caption: Sword and Scale Episode 18
How much to you trust your friends? How much do you know your friends? What would they do for you? What would you do for them? You may be surprised...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:10:59
Caption: Sword and Scale Episode 15
Pure evil is caught on tape in the case of a deliberate murder that took 8 years of planning, plenty of hard work, and a YouTube video to accomplis...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:21:08
Caption: Sword and Scale Episode 14
This week we cover a variety of stories including a cold case, a historical case and a case that's unfolding as we speak. We also cover the strang...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 50:48
Caption: Sword and Scale Episode 7
"White House Boy" Roger Dean Kiser tells us the brutally honest story of his own personal hell. To him, this world which anyone would consider a li...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:11:20
Piece image
It's really true that Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned. This week we examine the fascinating topic of female serial killers, including the t...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:01:00
Piece image
Psychopaths are all around us. Who are they? What are they? What makes them feel no empathy for other human beings, seeing them only as objects to ...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:08:21
Caption: Sword and Scale Episode 1, Credit: Mike Boudet
In this debut episode of Sword and Scale, author Janice Holly Booth tells the story of Bruce Blackman's slip into schizophrenia and the horrible re...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 56:25
Piece image
In 2002, retired FBI and CIA investigator Charlie Hess began writing letters Robert Charles Browne, a convicted murderer who claimed to have killed...

  • Added: Dec 30, 2015
  • Length: 58:18
Piece image
Zeb's just found a trailer which is lucky because crocobass tend to enjoy their prey while it's still alive.

  • Added: Dec 27, 2015
  • Length: 04:09
Piece image
Arthur Miller's powerful drama of a family in denial.

Bought by Spokane Public Radio, KWMR, KMUN, KUOW, WNJR and more


  • Added: Dec 07, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 12
Piece image
National Novel Writing Month and Native American Heritage month come together again in the work of Linda Rodriguez. She talks about how her mystery...

Bought by WNJR and KRZA


  • Added: Nov 18, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
Piece image
An atmospheric poem for Halloween.

  • Added: Oct 25, 2015
  • Length: 03:17
Piece image
Sarah Weinman is widely recognized as a leading authority on crime fiction. She is the editor of Troubled Daughters, Twisted Wives: Stories from th...

  • Added: Sep 29, 2015
  • Length: 12:12
Caption: Listening in the Dark: Creature Feature
There’s something strange in the Great North Woods, and it’s leaving a swath of destruction everywhere it goes!

  • Added: Sep 15, 2015
  • Length: 59:02
Piece image
In July of 2002, Philadelphia Homicide Detective Pat Mangold was called to the scene of a gruesome murder on the Schuylkill River. When he wasn’t a...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Sep 13, 2015
  • Length: 24:12
  • Purchases: 1