Granite City Radio Theater

Granite City Radio Theatre is back for its 9th Season!

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2021 LIVE via KVSC from the Pioneer Place Theatre on 5th in St. Cloud. The show returns with our irreverent host Jay Terry along with cast members Heather Mastromarco and Mackenzie Lahren, and the best house band we can find, Collective Unconscious with Muggsy at the helm. GCRT features the Shades Brigade radio drama—written by Eric Webster and featuring a full cast, the group of mercenaries will take you around the planet on their epic adventures. Dan Barth’s trivia challenge returns and radio theatre shenanigans are sure to ensue! A grant from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund helps support Granite City Radio Theatre.

Shows in March and April are NOT open to the public at this time.
Please tune in via KVSC 88.1FM on your radio dial, or stream the video broadcast online! 

Next Shows: April 28th and June 16th

To Support the show visit: https://www.kvsc.org/donate/membership-pledge/

Granite City Radio Theatre

Wednesday, March 3rd

Show starts at 7:30pm via KVSC 88.1FM, or UTVS

NO In-person audience for this show.

KVSC’s 9th season of Granite City Radio Theatre welcomes musical guest Jeff Engholm. Jeff Engholm is celebrating the release of his first solo album in twenty years and his first stop is right here on Granite City Radio Theater!  Jeff has worn many hats as a bassist, singer, songwriter, actor, producer, recording engineer, conductor, and teacher. Instrumentally, he is primarily a jazz and rock bass player and has played for 20 years in the George Maurer Jazz Group, which performs throughout the Midwest, including at the Dakota Jazz Club in Minneapolis.

As a vocalist and guitarist Jeff performs in “Takin’ It to the Limit”, an Eagles tribute show, “Floydian Slip”, a Pink Floyd tribute, “Rumours and Dreams,” a Fleetwood Mac show, and “Wings Over America,” a tribute to Paul McCartney and Wings.  His own band, the Collective Unconscious, is a conglomeration of four studio albums of their own original music and large productions performing classic albums in their entirety, including the Beatles’ Abbey Road, the Beach Boys’ Pet Sounds, Simon and Garfunkel’s Bridge Over Troubled Water, The Band’s The Last Waltz, and CSNY’s Déjà vu.

He is a recording engineer and consultant at Rockhouse Studios in St. Joseph, working with and for the late 60’s pop sensation Bobby Vee and his sons, and has produced and engineered a multitude of projects in every genre.  As an actor, he has performed leading roles in Hair, Jesus Christ SuperstarGreaseGodspellHow to Succeed in Business Without Really TryingJoseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, and Children of Eden, and has music directed and acted in many other shows around Minnesota. Jeff recently finished his master’s in music education and has been teaching string orchestra, band, and jazz at St John’s Preparatory School in Collegeville, MN since 2010.

 

 

 

Granite City Radio Theatre

Wednesday, April 28th

Show starts at 7:30 pm via KVSC 88.1FM, or UTVS

NO In-person audience for this show.

KVSC’s 9th season of Granite City Radio Theatre continues. Special Guest Davina of Davina and the Vagabonds!

Davina is a sassy, smart, and soulful artist that will command your attention with the world’s best house band, Collective Unconscious.

Listening to Davina & the Vagabonds is like stepping into a wondrous musical time machine. They have the panache and superlative musicianship to recreate the retro sound and ageless appeal of golden age Americana in high-definition reality on stage for your immense pleasure and enjoyment.”  – Thunder Bay Blues Festival/Canada

Radio Theatre host Jay Terry along with Heather and Mackenzie will have you in stitches with their comedy sketches, and the Shades Brigade drama returns along with Dan Barth’s trivia challenge.
This show will be live on the air and will be video streamed from the Pioneer Place Theatre on 5th.

 

Granite City Radio Theatre

Wednesday, June 13th

Show starts at 7:30pm via KVSC 88.1FM, or UTVS

Ticketing TBD.

KVSC’s 9th season of Granite City Radio Theatre continues. Special Guest TBA.