The Peabody Awards

The Peabody Awards

Henny Penny Playwrighting Contest





Winner 1979 | Children`s Radio Theatre

Children ages 5-13 wrote the scripts and actors performed the selected plays just as they were written. Children’s Radio Theatre earns a Peabody Award for Henny Penny Playwrighting Contest, an outstanding example of what children’s radio can and should be. This was a unique combination of contest, call-in and drama utilizing the human ability of imagination, a human trait that is all to infrequently recognized and encouraged in radio.



Related Articles

Past Peabody Highlights

Although the winners’ official acceptance of their Peabody Award is certainly the most climactic part...

Full Article »

77th Annual Awards will honor the best storytelling

Click Here to Submit an Entry Eligibility Requirements 1. The Peabody Awards...

Full Article »