The Kane Shadow: Sayonara, My Friends

WINNER: Wisconsin Broadcasters Association Award, 1st Place, Significant Community Impact, May 2019

WINNER: National Audio Theatre Festivals, HEAR Now, Silver Division, April 2019

WINNER: National Audio Theatre Festivals, HEAR Now: The Audio Fiction and Arts Festival, Silver Division, April, 2019...The WGTD Radio Theater: 14th Season, World War II Theme

In 1942, President Roosevelt issued Executive Order 9066 which ordered the removal of any person with at least 1/16th Japanese ancestry on the western coast of the United States into internment camps. In 1943, one of the then-owners of Lake Lawn Resort, Jay Reader, sponsored Henry Tsuru out of Minidoka Internment Camp in Idaho and made him a pastry chef at the resort. This was the start of a great chapter of Lake Lawn history as many more Japanese-Americans left the camps and joined Tsuru to become part of the Lake Lawn family. Join The Kane Shadow, a.k.a Orson Welles, as he investigates a secret he stumbles upon during a visit to his favorite vacation spot, Lake Lawn Resort.

Produced by...Steve Brown & Mike Ullstrup

Written by...Steve Brown & Mike Ullstrup

Directed by ...Rene Bushelle

Starring...The 91.1 Players!

Steve Brown, Viki DuMez, Julie Burton, Siegfried Christoph, Art Dexter, Brett Houdek, JaNelle Powers, Ann-Marie Schmid, Cameron Spencer, Naomi Waisman-Zabler

Production Staff...

Mike Ullstrup, Steve Brown,Chuck Janzer, Dave Janzer, David Cole

This radio show broadcast live in front of a studio audience on October 6, 2018

Want to learn more?  See more pictures?  Click here!