Posts in Category: Season Three

Lost Power

Witness the ripples of the Stormhawk’s fall as they begin to spread through the corporate strata in this coda to Season Three of Our Fair City.

  • Vice President Davenport —Ben Aldred
  • Erin Davenport— Abby Doud
  • Dr. Emily Caligari— Marsha Harman
  • StreetSafe Sergeant— Mark Soloff
  • StreetSafe Skeptic— Wyatt Kent
  • StreetSafe Animist— Lizzie Lovelady
  • Dr. Herbert West— Ryan Schile
  • Dr. Montgomery Percival Moro— Mark Soloff
  • Old Man Ulrich— Ryan Schile
  • Lightning Rigger— Lizzie Lovelady
  • Lightning Rigger — Wyatt Kent
  • Lightning Rigger Chorus — Betsey Palmer, Clayton Faits, David Rheinstrom, Wyatt Kent, Lizzie Lovelady, Marsha Harman, Mark Soloff, Ryan Schile
  • Sandy — Abby Doud
  • Clay — Tyler Samples

Written by Clayton Faits, Mark Soloff, David Rheinstrom, Stephanie Spence, and Jim McDoniel. Narration written and performed by Ansel Burch. Directed by Jeffrey Gardner. Sound Design by Ryan Schile. Music by Stephen Poon. Illustration by Jimmy Hasse. Created by Clayton Faits.  This Episode is sponsored by The Cleansed, online at: www.thecleansed.com

Storm, Fall

You can’t outrun the storm.

  • Elizabeth Rourke —Tara Schile
  • Andrew Snidge— Frank Sjodin
  • Neal Henderson— Sebastian H. Orr
  • The Captain— Lisa Burton
  • Allison— Sarah Moore
  • Nathan Rourke— Clayton Faits
  • Lucky Strike— John Nestler
  • Loamy— Lisa Burton
  • Cumulus Jane — Lise “Kat” Evans
  • Meatsey — Kamron Palmer
  • The Riggers — David Rheinstrom, Ryan Schile, Tara Schile

Written by Jim McDoniel. Narration written and performed by Ansel Burch. Directed by Jeffrey Gardner. Sound Design by Ryan Schile. Music by Stephen Poon. Illustration by Dann Tincher. Created by Clayton Faits.

Going Bananas

Paths converge as Elizabeth, Nathan and Neal all arrive at the command pod of the Ghost Rig!  What could fate hold in store for these intrepid searchers?

  • Elizabeth Rourke —Tara Schile
  • Andrew Snidge— Frank Sjodin
  • Neal Henderson— Sebastian H. Orr
  • Vice President Davenport— Ben Aldred
  • Allison— Sarah Moore
  • Nathan Rourke— Clayton Faits
  • Cumulus Jane — Lise “Kat” Evans
  • Bad-Jokes Rigger  — Kamron Palmer
  • Too-Hungry Rigger — David Rheinstrom
  • A few other Riggers — David Rheinstrom, Ryan Schile

Written by Clayton Faits.  Narration written and performed by Ansel Burch.  Directed by Jeffrey Gardner. Sound Design by Ryan Schile.  Music by Stephen Poon.  Illustration by Ryan Simmons. Created by Clayton Faits.  This Episode is sponsored by The Cleansed, online at: www.thecleansed.com

The Ghost Rig

Elizabeth Rourke and Andrew Snidge, after reaching the tethering building for the Ghost Rig, contend with the restless dead, an unhelpful Traveler, and the world’s most obstinate lock as they struggle to reach the Rig and (hopefully) Elizabeth’s son Nathan.

  • Elizabeth Rourke —Tara Schile
  • Andrew Snidge— Frank Sjodin
  • Simon— Mark Soloff
  • Lindsey — Lise “Kat” Evans
  • Jerry — David Rheinstrom
  • Moose — Jeffrey Gardner

Written by Jim McDoniel.  Narration written and performed by Ansel Burch.  Directed by Jeffrey Gardner. Sound Design by Ryan Schile.  Music by Stephen Poon.  Illustration by Ryan Simmons. Created by Clayton Faits.

A Lady, Bespoken

Neal Henderson, with the blessings of Lucky Strike, heads to the Ghost Rig by means of the most dubious conveyance known to the Policies of HartLife.

  • Neal Henderson —Sebastian H. Orr
  • Cumulus Jane —Lise “Kat” Evans
  • Meatsey — Kamron Palmer

Written by Mark Soloff.  Narration written and performed by Ansel Burch.  Directed by Jeffrey Gardner. Sound Design by Ryan Schile.  Music by Stephen Poon.  Illustration by Jeffrey Gardner. Created by Clayton Faits.   This Episode is sponsored by The Cleansed, online at: www.thecleansed.com

Chatting with Loamy and Lucky

Nathan Rourke travels the somewhat safer, much more official route down the corridors and up the elevators which lead to the Stormhawk, as he completes his next “assignment.”

  • Nathan Rourke —Clayton Faits
  • Loamy —Lisa Burton
  • Lucky Strike — John Nestler

Written by Clayton Faits and Jim McDoniel.  Narration written and performed by Ansel Burch.  Directed by Jeffrey Gardner. Sound Design by Ryan Schile.  Music by Stephen Poon.  Illustration by Steph Charaska. Created by Clayton Faits. 

Fancy Talk

Neal Henderson finally makes his way to the true “boss” of the Stormhawk: Lucky Strike.  What secrets will be revealed?  Where will his path take him next?  Will this ferocious storm finally wash off some of the “Sharp Chutter of Putrescible Waste Field 4′s” famous odor?  These questions, and more, will be revealed…

  • Neal Henderson —Sebastian H. Orr
  • Cumulus Jane —Lise “Kat” Evans
  • Lucky Strike — John Nestler

Written by Clayton Faits.  Narration written and performed by Ansel Burch.  Directed by Jeffrey Gardner. Sound Design by Ryan Schile.  Music by Stephen Poon.  Illustration by Tyne Lowe. Created by Clayton Faits. 

 

The Captain’s Pod

We enter the Captain’s Pod of the Stormhawk, the very seat of power for this harvester of energy, as Neal Henderson continues his search for Allison.

  • Neal Henderson —Sebastian H. Orr
  • The Captain —Lisa Burton
  • First Mate Henley — David Rheinstrom
  • Navigation Control — Ben Aldred

Written by Mark Soloff.  Narration written and performed by Ansel Burch.  Directed by Jeffrey Gardner. Sound Design by Ryan Schile.  Music by Stephen Poon.  Illustration by Ryan Simmons.  Created by Clayton Faits. 

Unseen/Undead

Our vivacious and voracious heroes Andrew and Elizabeth head to Simon’s loading dock in the hopes of persuading him to take them to the Lightning Rigs, following Andrew’s discovery of Nathan Rourke’s trajectory.

  • Elizabeth Rourke —Tara Schile
  • Simon —Mark Soloff
  • Andrew Snidge — Frank Sjodin
  • The Voice of HartLife — Jeffrey Gardner

Written by Mark Soloff.  Narration written and performed by Ansel Burch.  Directed by Jeffrey Gardner. Sound Design by Ryan Schile.  Music by Stephen Poon.  Illustration by Steph Charaska.  Created by Clayton Faits. 

In the Cage

We return to our regularly scheduled broadcasts of the HartLife Historical Record with a death-defying ascent to the very top of the lightning rig “Stormhawk,” as Neal Henderson continues his search for his lost love.

  • Neal Henderson —Sebastian H. Orr
  • Jack —Mark Soloff
  • Benny Lemieux — Kamron Palmer
  • Navigation Control — Ben Aldred

Written by David Rheinstrom.  Narration written and performed by Ansel Burch.  Directed by Jeffrey Gardner. Sound Design by Ryan Schile.  Music by Stephen Poon.  Illustration by Dan Streeting.  Created by Clayton Faits.