This is My Best

(1945) A short-lived series of dramatic adaptions, similar to Mercury Theatre on the Air, but with thirty-minute episodes broadcast with a live studio audience. Sponsored by Cresta Blanca wine.

Generally considered not among Welles's best work on radio, this series was hampered by both its half-hour length and the limits of performing before a studio audience.



Adaptation of Theodore Pratt's "Miss Dilly Says No".



Adaptation of the 1937 Walt Disney film "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs".



Adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's 1922 novella "The Diamond as Big as the Ritz".



Adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson's 1899 novel "The Master of Ballantrae".



Adaptation of Milton Geiger's poem "I Will Not Go Back". This episode marks the passing of Franklin D. Roosevelt, who died on April 12, 1945.



Adaptation of "Anything Can Happen" by George and Helen Papashvily.

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