Episode 18.5: Letters to Leon 2

Greater Boston is written and produced by Alexander Danner and Jeff Van Dreason with recording and technical assistance from Marc Harmon.

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In order of appearance, this mini-episode featured:
Arun Sanuti as Tyrell Fredericks
Beth Eyre as Autumn West
and Kelly McCabe as Nica Stamatis.

Drive the Cold Away by Adrienne Howard, Emily Peterson and Dirk Tiede. Some sound effects and music used from public domain and creative commons sources.

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Transcript for Episode 18: Breaking Kayfabe

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INTERVIEW 1

I think…I can’t think of what exact name I would pick, but definitely a name other than “Matt” because everywhere I go, it’s like “Oh, here’s Matt and Matt and Matt and Matt and Matt.” It’s like, alright, let’s all start going by last names, because there’s WAY too many Matts.

CHUCK OCTAGON—Jeff Van Dreason

Your last names pretty cool sounding too.

INTERVIEW 1

Yeah…yeah it is.

INTERVIEW 2

It has a kind of a gothic feel to it.

INTERVIEW 1

Yeah, it’s especially great working in a haunted house, where everyone got excited. They were like “we have a person with that last name working here! This is AMAZING!” It’s like…okayy.

INTERVIEW 3

You could spell Matt with three Ts instead of two.

MULTIPLE

Matt..t..t..t..t

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Episode 18: Breaking Kayfabe

Greater Boston is written and produced by Alexander Danner and Jeff Van Dreason with recording and technical assistance from Marc Harmon.

Content warnings at end of show notes.

An enormous thank you to The Alexandria Archives, a podcast of Southern weird horror, for their generous support of Greater Boston. You can find them at AlexandriaArchives.com.

You too can support Greater Boston through our Patreon. Patrons can receive early access to new episodes, transcripts annotated with production details, and bonus audio.

CAST

In order of appearance, this episode featured:

  • Lauren Shippen as Mayflower Johnson
  • Austin Beach as Dixon Hammersmith
  • Mike Linden as Oliver West, Samuel St. Eberhauser, and Marlo
  • Alexander Danner as the Narrator
  • Braden Lamb as Leon Stamatis
  • James Oliva as Michael Tate
  • James Capobianco as Extinction Event Poletti
  • Arun Sannuti as Tyrell Frederickson
  • Jim Johanson as Steve and Meathead Steve
  • Johanna Bodnyk as Mallory
  • Kelly McCabe as Nica Stamatis
  • Jeff Van Dreason as Chuck Octagon
  • Ben Flaumenhaft as Homeless Man
  • Tanja Milojevic as Wanda

Also featuring Jim Johanson, Tanja Milojevic, Ben Flaumenhaft, and Rick Coste as ThirdSight Employees.

Be sure to check out the wonderful shows produced by our special guests, including Lauren Shippen’s The Bright Sessions, and Austin Beach’s comic Western Wynnebago Warrior.

MUSIC 

Charlie on the MTA,Green Valley Waltz,Red Apple Rag andShove that Pig’s Foot a Little Farther in the Fire performed by Adrienne Howard, Emily Peterson, and Dirk Tiede.

CONTENT WARNINGS

  • Strong Language
  • References to alcoholism
  • Sexual references
  • Blackmail
  • Discussion of historic Disaster
  • Communist propaganda?

Episode 17: The Red Line Tea Party

PRODUCTION

Greater Boston is written and produced by Alexander Danner and Jeff Van Dreason with recording and technical assistance from Marc Harmon.

An enormous thank you to The Alexandria Archives, a podcast of Southern weird horror, for their generous support of Greater Boston. You can find them at AlexandriaArchives.com.

And thank you to all our Patreon supporters. You really help keep Greater Boston going.

Content Warnings at end of show notes.

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Episode 17: The Red Line Tea Party

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CHUCK OCTAGONJeff Van Dreason
What’s your favorite historical fact or story about Boston history?

Male Interview 1
The…Boston Tea Party I think it was? When they dumped the tea in the…in the uhh…ocean?

Chuck Octagon
Mmhmm.

Male Interview 1
So I like that one. And because why is because they relate it to a game? Assasin’s Creed?

[Charlie on the MTA begins playing]

So I…I they…they like you know kinda made — moderate it, kinda? So I kinda [indistinguishable] I really liked it, so. You know kinda I…I remembered it.

Chuck Octagon
Be honest with me. Is the first time you learned about the Boston Tea Party, was it through Assasin’s Creed?

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