1950-1955: On the air with CHWK Radio
Date: September 1, 1950 - June 30, 1955
Time: Weekly and bi-weekly broadcasts at 7:30 and 9:00 pm
Location: CHWK Radio (1947-1977)
46168 Yale Road, Chilliwack british columbia
Price: Adults:
Students and Seniors:

On fall and winter evenings from 1950 to 1955, Chilliwack Little Theatre and CHWK presented radio plays. They were directed by, and often featured, Kitty Allen Jillings and David Glyn-Jones, as well as other Little Theatre members.

ScrapbookSome of the Plays (Audio files)CHWK-1270 in Chilliwack

Newspaper articles from the Chilliwack Progress; clippings from members’ personal scrapbooks.

Interview with Kitty Allen Jillings & David Glyn-Jones, including their scene from The Importance of Being Earnest (at 6:25)

Audio files digitized from cassette recordings belonging to the late David-Glyn Jones.

For Merlin Bunt’s wonderful account of CHWK in Chilliwack, please visit the Chilliwack History Perspectives Facebook page.

Poster by Graham Archer