Henny Penny Playwrighting Contest
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.
Past Peabody Highlights
Although the winners’ official acceptance of their Peabody Award is certainly the most climactic part of the ceremony, it is just one of...Full Article »