Posts in Category: Season Two

The Gang’s All Faire

Dr. Caligari crashes a meeting of the Science Faire, looking for new recruits for the upcoming struggle with Dr. Herbert West.

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  • Narrator — Ansel Burch
  • Dr. Caligari— Martine Moore
  • Holly Gates, Dean of the Science Faire— Stephanie Murphy
  • Teaching Assistant Podwell— Sebastian H. Orr
  • Gallus Bray, Observant Participant— Ryan Schile

Written by Clayton Faits. Directed by Jeffrey Gardner. Sound Design by Ryan Schile. Music by Stephen Poon.  Illustration by Daniel Glassberg.

A Night on the Town

We return al’s Bar, our favorite watering hole on the Concourse level, wherein Andrew Snidge gets possessive and Mrs. Rourke bites off more than she can chew.

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  • Narrator — Ansel Burch
  • Mrs. Rourke — Tara Schile
  • Andrew Snidge— Frank Sjodin
  • Creep— Rick Uskert
  • Bartender— Abby Doud
  • McDreamy— Mark Soloff
  • McAngry— Antonio Brunetti
  • McNotHelping— Nathan Sowell
  • Everyone Else in the Bar— Ryan Schile

Written by Clayton Faits. Directed by Jeffrey Gardner. Sound Design by Ryan Schile. Music by Stephen Poon.  Illustration by Dann Tincher.

Matters of the Hart

Sandy volunteers to help Loamy on a “special assignment,” Loamy sets her plan in motion, and Simon demonstrates that just because you’re a delusional loner on the fringes of society, doesn’t mean you can’t have a basic appreciation for tact and conversational graces.

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  • Narrator — Ansel Burch
  • Clay — Tyler Samples
  • Sandy— Abby Doud
  • Loamy— Lisa Burton
  • Simon— Mark Soloff
  • Environmental Protection Doors— Jeffrey Gardner

Written by Jim McDoniel. Directed by Jeffrey Gardner. Sound Design by Ryan Schile. Music by Stephen Poon.  Illustration by Robin Billadeau.

She’s Alive!

In which Andrew Snidge is marginally sneaky, Dr. Herbert West is accidentally terrifying, and the identity of Jane Doe #753 is revealed!

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  • Narrator — Ansel Burch
  • Dr. Herbert West — Ryan Schile
  • Andrew Snidge— Frank Sjodin
  • Jane Doe #753— Tara Schile

Written by Jim McDoniel. Directed by Jeffrey Gardner. Sound Design by Ryan Schile. Music by Stephen Poon.  Illustration by Robin Billadeau.

Herbert West: Prince of Denmark

We venture back to the lab, where Dr. Herbert West reveals his brilliance in a brief soliloquy to the assembled (and disassembled) multitudes in his workspace.

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  • Narrator — Ansel Burch
  • Dr. Herbert West — Ryan Schile
  • Andrew Snidge— Frank Sjodin
  • Dr. Herbert West Sr.— Ryan Schile
  • Conjoined Cat/Dog— Charlie the Cat
  • Lil’ Herbie’s teacher— Ryan Schile

Written by Jim McDoniel. Directed by Jeffrey Gardner. Sound Design by Ryan Schile. Music by Stephen Poon.  Illustration by Raya Wolfsun.

A Warm Welcome

Dr. Herbert West ventures out to answer a mysterious invitation, Dr. Caligari brags about her resource allotment, and Andrew Snidge very nearly gets everyone killed…again.

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  • Narrator — Ansel Burch
  • Dr. Herbert West — Ryan Schile
  • Andrew Snidge— Frank Sjodin
  • Dr. Emily Caligari— Martine Moore
  • Inquisitive People-Mover Passenger— Nathan Sowell
  • Concerned Elevator Passenger— Betsey Palmer
  • The Elevator— Jeffrey Gardner

Written by Ansel Burch, with David Rheinstrom. Directed by Jeffrey Gardner. Sound Design by Ryan Schile. Music by Stephen Poon.  Illustration by Betsey Palmer.

Mole Fight!

Our intrepid Mole-Heroes Clay and Sandy confront the ugly face of Speciesism, unearth a hole to China (whatever that is), and “hang out” with our newest Moleperson Loamy.

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  • Narrator — Ansel Burch
  • Clay — Tyler Samples
  • Sandy— Abby Doud
  • Loamy— Lisa Burton
  • Vice President Davenport— Ben Aldred

Written by Jim McDoniel. Directed by Jeffrey Gardner. Sound Design by Ryan Schile. Music by Stephen Poon.  Illustration by Steph Charaska.

Chance Meetings

Tonight’s episode takes us to one of Dr. Caligari’s derelict laboratories where we meet some new friends and gain an appreciation for bipedal life.

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  • Narrator — Ansel Burch
  • Benedict — Mark Soloff
  • Balthazar — Antonio Brunnetti
  • Dr. Storm — Leslie Nesbit
  • Dr. Wheatly — Dan Conway
  • George Chamberlain — Jim McDoniel
  • Dr. Caligari — Martine Moore

Written by Jim McDoniel. Directed by Jeffrey Gardner. Sound Design by Ryan Schile. Music by Stephen Poon.  Illustration by Leslie Nesbit.

In From the Cold

We return to the icy tundra outside, as Dr. Herbert West gets his first look at the looming edifice of the Tower, and his first taste of the unique and…savory culture of Our Fair City.

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  • Narrator — Ansel Burch
  • Herbert West — Ryan Schile
  • Simon — Mark Soloff
  • Dr. Caligari— Martine Moore
  • The Sycophant— Nathan Sowell

Written by Clayton Faits. Directed by Jeffrey Gardner. Sound Design by Ryan Schile. Music by Stephen Poon.  Illustration by Jeffrey Gardner.

The creation of this episode was supported by Sideshow Theatre Company.  Learn more about Sideshow theatre at www.sideshowtheatre.org.