ATC182: AI Audio Drama, Odyssey News & Listener Feedback

Today JD skips the reviews and interviews to bring you a huge list of audio drama updates, including a bunch of news about upcoming Adventur...

Today JD skips the reviews and interviews to bring you a huge list of audio drama updates, including a bunch of news about upcoming Adventures in Odyssey episodes and a bit of speculation. Also he dives into a monologue about using AI chatbots and AI voices in audio drama so buckle up for this one! Then JD brings an extended feedback segment in which he addresses lots of great questions from Sarah, EZ, Jeffery, Blake, and Thad which spur on thoughts and discussion on CCM, British accents, casting decisions, free audio drama, and what success looks like in modern audio drama.

Download Episode 182


Quick Coffee Update

Audio Drama Updates - 2:09

Many Lamplighter links on ATC broken - please let us know when you find them

On Demand 3: The World of Lawbreakers will be released July 15th

Brinkman Adventures S10 Update

AudioImagination77 Productions new play, Operator, coming October 30, 2023

Monologue (Here’s What I’m Thinking) - 35:15

What is AI's Place in Audio Drama?

TheTechBoy blog
TheTechBoy's AI generated script

Feedback - 51:39

EZ asks: What is success in modern audio drama? and What about giving away one or two episodes for free?
PorchlightFM Radio plays audio drama on Saturdays

Sarah L. shares feedback on Generations and asks about casting decisions and names for God that are used in this production.

Blake asks about American actors doing British accents.

Thad wants to see Focus revive Radio Theatre and has set up a petition

Jeffery asks about an audio drama industry bulletin board for job postings

Record our show credits for a future episode.
Send us your recording of you reading the following and we'll use it in a future episode:
Script: "Hi! This is [YOUR NAME] from [YOUR CITY AND/OR STATE]. Audio Theatre Central is a production of Porchlight Family Media. The theme music was composed by Sam Avendaño. The show is produced and edited by J.D. Sutter. Find the website at"
Email your recording to

Join The ATC Insiders!

What are your thoughts on the topics we addressed in this episode? Send us your feedback! We’d love to hear what you think!

Leave a comment below this post, email us at, or give us a call or text 623-688-2770.

Subscribe to the show so you'll never miss an episode!


Podcast 4047289281734325679

Check out our radio station!

Sentry Password Protection Member Login
Member Login
Forgot? Show
Stay Logged In
My Profile
Javascript Required

Subscribe To The Show

Apple Podcasts



Subscribe via Email

RSS Feed

Top Posts

Recent Comments

Shop Our Affiliates