Theatre of the Air
Fessenden’s Follies is written by playright David Fennario and was adapted for radio.
It was performed before a live audience for local community radio stations and broadcast Dec
In two parts, The Invention of radio, a TV drama on the remarkable
We Now Know It was Created
From the Eastern Townships of Quebec where Fessenden was born, to Fergus Ontario
Fessenden’s Follies: Video
From the Eastern Townships of Quebec where Fessenden was born, to Fergus Ontario where his mother operated a retail store, to Niagara Falls power station where he was its first chief engineer, to Brant Rock where his first broadcast reached ships at sea.
Fessenden’s Folliesa radio play to remember
From East Orange where the Edison factory generated patents on a daily basis, to the Scottish Highlands where his receiving station heard Fesenden’s voice and music, to Bermuda where he taught and wrote about ancient history, Reginald Aubrey Fessenden left a legacy of innovation and inspiration.
Fessenden worked with some of the greatest men in history such as Tesla, Edison, Westinghouse, Carnege, J.P. Morgan and the list goes on.