“The Gunner from Gehenna” on Stage
The gunman from Hell returns for revenge in “The Gunner from Gehenna,” a Western short story by L. Ron Hubbard. Gary Imhoff directed and performed the live show along with actors Ernie Stifel, Randy Ross, Bill Berry, David Stifel and Larry Varanelli. Bill Berry was also the musical pre-show.
Radio theatre has a rich and storied tradition. Developed in the 1920s and growing in popularity over the next several decades, it’s a form of dramatic entertainment that, in its heyday, brought family and friends together, as they gathered around the radio to share in thrilling adventures, raucous comedies and compelling mysteries. Millions of listeners tuned in to listen to the broadcasts, featuring the top actors of the time.
The L. Ron Hubbard Theatre, established in 1997, is dedicated to recreating that extraordinary experience for today’s audience—going back to the roots of true Hollywood entertainment. –more–