Star Wars NPR Radio Show

Star Wars Radio Drama NPR

Star Wars radio dramatization was produced in 1981, 1983, and 1996. The first two radio series, based on Star Wars and The Empire Strikes Back. The series was a thirteen-part (6½ hour) expanded radio adaptation of the original Star Wars film, produced in 1981 and broadcast by National Public Radio as part of NPR Playhouse. The series was made with the full cooperation of George Lucas, who donated the rights and allowed the use of sound effects and music from the films. This is a pretty cool way enjoy Star Wars stories.

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Episode titles:
• “A Wind to Shake the Stars”
• “Points of Origin”
• “Black Knight, White Princess, and Pawns”
• “While Giants Mark Time”
• “Jedi that Was, Jedi To Be”
• “The Millennium Falcon Deal”
• “The Han Solo Solution”
• “Death Star’s Transit”
• “Rogues, Rebels and Robots”
• “The Luke Skywalker Initiative”
• “The Jedi Nexus”
• “The Case for Rebellion”
• “Force and Counter Force”

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