Radio Theatre: Billy Budd, Sailor (Digital)

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Listeners will be captivated by this moving tale of good versus evil through the life of winsome young sailor Billy Budd. Aboard a 1700s British warship, virtuous Billy is unfairly accused of treason by the villainous Master of Arms - a cold-blooded superior officer intent on Billy's destruction. Adapted from Herman Melville's famous novel and presented by Focus on the Family's Peabody Award_winning Radio Theatre team, Billy Budd will remind listeners of another man, perfectly just, who suffered and died a criminal's death.

What is Radio Theatre? Radio Theatre is the bridge between film and audio books in the format of a dramatized, purely acoustic performance. It is an immersive experience for listeners to imagine the characters and the story through dialogue, music and sound effects. Unmatched, Focus on the Family?s Radio Theatre is award winning with performances from internationally acclaimed actors. More than an audio book, it is a movie that plays on the biggest screen of all... your imagination.

Herman Melville, Dramatized by Philip Glassborow, Paul McCusker
Focus on the Family
Digital Audio

1 Review

  • 3
    not easy format to listen to

    Posted by Sandy on Oct 11th 2017

    The dramatization of this is great. High quality. However note that you aren't getting a digital download that can be played on any media player. You are limited to using their media player download.