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  • William Shakespeare

    CART meets The Bard in our first radio adaptation. Heed the prophecies of the Weird Sisters and join Lord and Lady Macbeth in this legendary tale of power and lust, a double gold award winner from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Starring David Warner, Jeanette Nolan, Lou Krugman, William Woodson, Bairbre Dowling, Parley Baer, Thomas MacGreevy, Kathleen Freeman, Elliott Reid, Kay Kuter, James Lancaster, Richard Erdman, Sean McClory, Peggy Webber, Ian Whitcomb, John Bliss, Linda Henning, and John...read more

  • George Bernard Shaw

    George Bernard Shaw's tale of marital fidelity, challenged by Eugene Marchbanks (James Lancaster), a young poet. Wedded life between Candida (Samantha Eggar), the beautiful wife of the successful London clergyman, James Morell (David Warner), appears to be satisfactory, but Marchbanks believes that Candida is missing something very important. He thinks he has the answer. Also starring William Windom, Kathleen Freeman, John Bliss, and John...read more

  • George Bernard Shaw

    Is conventional marriage the best option for everyone? Do the legal benefits of matrimony outweigh the romantic? Get a number of opinions of opinions from Shaw's play, adapted from the original text, written shortly after WWI. Starring Parley Baer, Les Tremayne, Leslie Easterbrook, Richard Erdman, Linda Henning, Ian Whitcomb, Kay Kuter, James Lancaster, Bairbre Dowling, John Bliss, Kathleen Freeman, Sean McClory, Peggy Webber, and Robert...read more

  • George Bernard Shaw

    In a reprise of his theatrical role, Norman Lloyd stars as the world's foremost munitions-maker, Andrew Undershaft. He and Salvation Army officer Barbara agree to visit each other's institution to sway the opposition their point of view. Also starring Samantha Eggar, John Astin, Jeanette Nolan, Bairbre Dowling, Elliott Reid, James Lancaster, Peggy Webber, Richard Erdman, Janet Waldo, Sean McClory, Parley Baer, Kathleen Freeman, Linda Henning, Ashby Adams, Art...read more

  • Oscar Wilde

    Meet Jack Worthing, Algernon Montcreiff, and their alter egos, Ernest and Ernest. As they embark on a hilarious courtship of Gwendolyn and Cecily, both men find more than they bargained for and find out what's really in a...read more

  • Oscar Wilde

    Just another fancy dinner party, filled with Oscar Wilde's wit and style. Threats of blackmail, political corruption, and romantic love fly in this well-acted and timely Victorian classic. Starring Samantha Eggar, David Warner, Edward Mulhare, Bairbre Dowling, Cornelia Hayes O'Herlihy, Ian Abercrombie, Charlotte Rae, William Windom, Sean McClory, and Robert...read more

  • Lewis Carroll

    Join the CART company down the rabbit hole and across Wonderland. Adapted from the original text by Lewis Carroll, audiences of all ages can enjoy the adventures of Alice, The White Hare, The Mad Hatter, Tweedle Dee & Tweedle Dum, and The Red Queen. This show, which was met with critical rave reviews, combines scenes from Alice in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass, and features a special introduction by Mary Pickford's husband, Buddy Rogers. Don't be late for this very important date! Starring Roddy McDowall, Samantha Eggar, Marvin Kaplan, William Windom, Parley Baer, John Astin, Jeanette Nolan, Norman Lloyd, Kathleen Freeman, Don Messick, Elliott Reid, Ralph Story, Linda Henning,...read more

  • J. M. Barrie

    Adapted from James Barrie's original book, CART takes us on a whimsical, comedic, and moving journey about a Lost Boy who would never grow up. Samantha Eggar's ideal Mrs. Darling whose secret kiss no one can get, Linda Henning's Tinker Bell and her naughty fairy language, and Louis Nye as the perfect pencil-pusher Mr. Darling and his alter ego, Captain Hook, are all true to the author's intent. Starring Peggy Webber, Louis Nye, Roddy McDowall, Linda Henning, William Windom, Marty Maguire, Adam Peterson, Whitney Dickinson, Ian Dickinson, and John...read more

  • Louisa May Alcott

    The wonderfully warm family story of four daughters whose father has gone to serve in The Civil War and whose mother impresses upon them strength to survive while unselfishly helping others. Starring Nancy Cartwright, Janet Waldo, Shelley Long, Bairbre Dowling, Beverly Garland, John Astin, Asbhy Adams, William Windom, Thomas MacGreevy, Kathleen Freeman, and John...read more

  • Louisa May Alcott

    With the four March daughters grown into womanhood, discover the rest of the story with the death of Beth, Meg's twin babies, the introduction of Professor Baer for Jo, and Amy's romantic travels to Europe's art schools. Starring Shelley Long, Beverly Garland, Bairbre Dowling, Cornelia Hayes O'Herlihy, John Astin, Janet Waldo, Jo Anne Worley, Leon Adams, William Windom, Thomas MacGreevy, and John...read more

  • Robert L. Stevenson

    Set sail on the Hispanola with the boy Jim Hawkins and enter the world of pirates and swashbucklers. Join Black Dog, Squire Trelawney, and Long John Silver on this innovative take on the classic story. Starring Dan O'Herlihy, Sean McClory, Ford Rainey, Shepherd Menken, Jeanette Nolan, Peggy Webber, Parley Baer, Lou Krugman, Kay Kuter, Linda Henning, Kevin Tracey, William Woodson, Richard Erdman, and John...read more

  • Evon Morris

    The true story of a blind horse and the man who believes in him. Starring Alan Young, William Windom, John Bliss, Paul Keith, Elliott Reid, HM Wynant, Tom Williams, Marty Maguire, Linda Henning, Beverly Garland, James Lancaster, Peggy Webber, and John...read more

  • Will Manus

    In his late teens, Jack London (Mackenzie Astin) heads for gold in the Yukon. On board a ship heading to the tundra, he meets Klondike Kate (JoAnne Worley) and other members of a motley crew. London becomes a boxer to earn his keep, treks into a gold claim with Cassius (William Windom) and meets Pippa (Cornelia Hayes O'Herlihy) who is looking for her brother, lost in the arctic. Aided by his friends and a Native American tribe, London has the experience of a lifetime that propelled his career as an author. Also starring Ian Abercrombie, Beverly Garland, John O'Callaghan, Bob Legionaire, Tom Williams, HM Wynant, and John...read more

  • Will Manus

    The little known story of Walt Whitman and his first love, a beautiful creole girl in New Orleans. From this relationship, Whitman matured as a poet, reflecting upon his devotion to his country and the tenor of the time of Lincoln's assassination. Starring Rene Auberjonois, Lois Nettleton, Anne Rogers, Richard Erdman, Thomas MacGreevy, Roger Perry, William Windom, and John...read more

  • Arthur Conan Doyle

    Between Rathbone & Bruce and Downey, Jr. & Law, CART presents Warner & Windom as mystery's most dynamic duo. With streets crawling with thugs and corrupt police officials, Holmes faces off with his most menacing nemesis, Professor Moriarty, in this tale of intrigue and suspense. Starring David Warner, William Windom, Samantha Eggar, Norman Lloyd, Parley Baer, James Lancaster, Kathleen Freeman, Sean McClory, Marty Maguire, John Bliss, Linda Henning, Jeanette Nolan, Ashby Adams, Peggy Webber, and John...read more

  • Arthur Conan Doyle

    Master D'Odds has reached the highest level of Victorian society, complete with an enormous feudal mansion and beautiful grounds. But he lacks a requisite ghost to haunt his medieval palace. With the help of Mr. Abrahams and a mysterious elixir, D'Odds is plunged into a spooky romp to find the perfect spirit to complete his collection. Starring Ian Whitcomb, Richard Erdman, Peggy Webber, James Lancaster, Vance Colvig, Sean McClory, Bob Legionaire, Linda Henning, John Bliss, Dan O'Herlihy, and John...read more

  • Various Authors

    A collection of epistles written by famous authors reveal the lost art of letter writing. Join George Bernard Shaw, Teddy Roosevelt, Dorothy Parker, Shel Silverstein, and many others. Starring Shelley Long, Rene Auberjonois, William Windom, Bairbre Dowling, Richard Erdman, and John...read more

  • Andrew J. Fenady

    After a face transplant to look (and sound) just like Humphrey Bogart, Sam Marlowe finds himself knee-deep in Los Angeles noir cliches. Hardboiled crime was never this hilarious, as Sam shakes goons, delights dames, and cracks the case. Starring Rich Little, JoAnne Worley, Samantha Eggar, Ian Abercrombie, Leslie Easterbrook, William Windom, Beverly Garland, HM Wynant, Linda Henning, Marvin Kaplan, Tom Williams, Bob Legionaire, John Bliss, and John...read more

  • Various Authors

    The story of America's roots, with a dollop of humor, from the days of Christopher Columbus to the present. Reminisce with great personalities including Benjamin Franklin, Patrick Henry, Thomas Paine, and even the earliest seafaring men who looked upon the New World. Starring Richard Crenna, Leslie Easterbrook, William Windom, Louis Nye, Rene Auberjonois, Ian Abercrombie, Linda Henning, Marty Maguire, Tom Williams, Thomas MacGreevy, and John...read more

  • Oliver Hailey

    Life is full of surprises, especially for our ubiquitous heroine. Join her on a lifetime of adventure, from growing pains, to living with cannibals, to finding love in the most awkward of places. Around the world and through the ages she goes, and where she stops...well, you'll find out. Starring Shelley Long, William Windom, and John...read more