2000X

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2000X
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Genre science fiction
Country of origin USA
Language(s) English
Home station NPR
Original release 4 April 2000 (2000-04-04) – 26 September 2000 (2000-09-26)
No. of episodes 26

2000X is a dramatic anthology series released by National Public Radio and produced by the Hollywood Theater of the Ear. There were 49 plays of various lengths in 26 one-hour programs broadcast weekly and later released on the Internet. Plays were adaptations of futuristic stories, novels and plays by noted authors. Producer/director Yuri Rasovsky and host/consultant Harlan Ellison won the 2001 Bradbury Award from the Science Fiction Writers of America for their work on this program.

Plays in the series[edit]

Program Number Title Air Date (yyyy mm dd) Author (adapted by)
1 By His Bootstraps 2000 04 02 Robert A. Heinlein
2 Vaster Than Empires and More Slow 2000 04 09 Ursula K. Le Guin
3a Collector's Fever 2000 04 16 Roger Zelazny
3b Knock 2000 04 16 Fredric Brown
3c Even the Queen 2000 04 16 Connie Willis
4 The Mission of the Vega 2000 04 23 Friedrich Dürrenmatt
5a And Miles to Go Before I Sleep 2000 04 30 Nolan, William F.
5b The Machine Stops 2000 04 30 E. M. Forster
6a Revival Meeting 2000 05 07 Dannie Plachta
6b Dear Pen Pal 2000 05 07 A. E. van Vogt
6c A Learned Fable 2000 05 07 Mark Twain
7a Why Support for Public Radio Must Increase in the New Century 2000 05 14 Tom Towles
7b Pillar of Fire 2000 05 14 Ray Bradbury
8 RUR 2000 05 21 Capek, Karel
9a Sentience Today 2000 05 28 Gort Klatu
9b A Sleep and a Forgetting 2000 05 28 Silverberg, Robert
10a The Survey 2000 06 04 Yuri Rasovsky
10b A Dream of Armageddon 2000 06 04 Wells, H. G.


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