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August 10, 2020
We apologize for the delay and appreciate your patience, but our train is now ready to leave the station. Please have your tickets ready. All Aboard! Join us for a cross-country locomotive journey as romantic as you can imagine — with just a touch of the diabolical in every car. We begin our journey in "The Sleeper Car" where espionage and intrigue take the top bunk. Settle in for the ride! All Aboard! was recorded live in NYC on January 26, 2020. Cast: Matt Roper as Max Rebecca Kopec as Helen Kacie Laforest as Jean Alain Laforest as Paul James Rieser as Frank James Scully as Eddie the Porter Ali Silva as Ethel David Linton as Harry Mary Murphy as Eva Michael Pate as Bob the Policeman Audio play written by Gabriella Miyares Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva Musical score improvised by Dan Crowley Additional music by Felix Slim Sound effects design: Greg Russ & Ali Silva Live show sound engineer: Evan Sachs Technical director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Theme music by Jason Graves Audio post-production: Ali Silva Copyright 2020 Fireside Mystery Productions Live show info, links, and more: https://firesidemysterytheatre.com Fuel the fires of our engines with your support at https://patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre Swag! (and masks!) http://tee.pub/lic/firesidemystery
July 20, 2020
The dark of night shrouds the face of a stranger in a lifeboat as he floats a few yards from a couple of becalmed sailors at sea. Across the still waters, he shares his eerie tale in a story by William Hope Hodgson. The Midnight Reading is a special series of dramatic readings of lost classics from the world of macabre fiction that have inspired our show, Fireside Mystery Theatre. We hope to encourage you, dear listeners, to embrace the joy of books and to build your own collection of dark literature. Hosted by Ali Silva "The Voice in The Night” by William Hope Hodgson — read and performed by James Rieser Music:"Sad Romance" by Ji Pyeongkeyon, Jackson Alexander Parodi“Sally Brown,” Traditional Sea Shanty Created and produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Written by Silbin Sandovar Post-production audio by Ali Silva Theme music by Martina DaSilva Audio recording engineered by Wayne Silver at The Ice Plant Studio in New York City Copyright 2020 Fireside Mystery Productions Support what we do! Become an FMT Patreon Patron. https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com @firesidemystery
June 28, 2020
An obsession with organically grown foods drives a couple toward a gruesome fate in this story by the English poet and novelist Robert Graves. The Midnight Reading is a special series of dramatic readings of lost classics from the world of macabre fiction that have inspired our show, Fireside Mystery Theatre. We hope to encourage you, dear listeners, to embrace the joy of books and to build your own collection of dark literature. Hosted by Ali Silva "Earth to Earth” by Robert Graves — read and performed by Mary Murphy Music: Teddy Stauffer — Hurry Home (1939) Emilie Mayer — String Quartet in E minor Created and produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Written by Silbin Sandovar Post-production audio by Ali Silva Theme music by Martina DaSilva Audio recording engineered by Wayne Silver at The Ice Plant Studio in New York City Copyright 2020 Fireside Mystery Productions Support what we do! Become an FMT Patreon Patron. https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com @firesidemystery
May 28, 2020
We all well know that our resident fortune teller Anita has her finger on the spectral pulse. But did you know that even *The New York Times* is highlighting a topic that Anita has been mumbling about to herself for months?!Here for your ears: Anita the soothsayer shares some sage solutions for managing isolation with unexpected spectral houseguests.Stay safe! We love you!NYT article:https://nyti.ms/2XAYBDVIf you are able to support your favorite indie creators, we'd be ever so grateful!https://patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre
May 11, 2020
The long-awaited part two of the nightmare fuel that is the story of Belle Gunness. Be sure you've caught up with episode 50.2 "The Murder of Belle Gunness." Then settle in and get up close and personal with her alleged murderer, Ray Lamphere, as his interrogation reveals the darkest chapter of this wildly true tale. "The Interrogation of Ray Lamphere" is the final installment from our first ever true-crime series. She's a Killer Queen was recorded live in NYC on 2/23/20. The cast featured in this episode: James Rieser as Sheriff Smutzer David Linton as Deputy Cobb Eirik Davey-Gislason as Ray Lamphere Ali Silva as Belle Gunness Rebecca Kopec as Myrtle Kacie Laforest as Liza James Kleinmann as Asle Helgelien and Andrew Helgelien Mary Murphy as Mrs. Lugendorf James Scully as Joe Maxon Song: “The Ballad of Belle Gunness” by T.J. McFarland performed by Martina DaSilva accompanied by Nico Slater Poem: "It's Her Turn" written and performed by David Linton accompanied by Nico Sleator Audio play written by Lizz Leiser and Kacie Laforest Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator Sound effects design: Greg Russ, Ricardo Delgado, Ali Silva, & Dan Naglia Live show sound engineers: Evan Sachs & Ricardo Delgado Technical director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Theme music by Jason Graves Audio post-production: Ali Silva Production manager: Lizz Leiser Copyright 2020 Fireside Mystery Productions Live show info, links, and more: https://firesidemysterytheatre.com Fan our flames with your support at https://patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre Swag! http://tee.pub/lic/firesidemystery
April 26, 2020
Your friendly neighborhood fortune teller Anita has some more, um, peculiar advice for you as we all continue to adjust to weathering a pandemic.Social distancing works! And it is so important to adhere to those guidelines as we battle the spread of the coronavirus. Anita is here to tell you what is also important: ASTRAL DISTANCING!We at Fireside Mystery Theatre are doing our very best to stay safe, sane, and adjust to these frightening times — and we hope you are too! We'll continue to have more new theatre of the mind for you to escape into soon. Please do your best to mind the shadows. . . .
April 12, 2020
Join us in the court of the Sun King where a young lad awaits punishment for a string of dastardly deeds. But GASP! This cunning swordsmith is no lad at all! What will befall our curious hero? "La Maupin: Mistress of the Sword" is the third installment from our first ever true-crime series. She's a Killer Queen was recorded live in NYC on 2/23/20. The cast featured in this episode: James Rieser as Alexandre Bontemps James Kleinmann as King Louis XIV of France Kacie Laforest as Julie D’Aubigny aka La Maupin James Scully as Gaston D'Aubigny Rebecca Kopec as Young Julie and the Innkeeper Mary Murphy as La Blonde Ali Silva as Maréchal Eirik Davey-Gislason as Joseph David Linton as Albert Song: “Killer Queen” by Freddie Mercury performed by Martina DaSilva accompanied by Nico Slater Audio play written by Courtenay Gillean Cholovich Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator Sound effects design: Greg Russ, Ricardo Delgado, Ali Silva, & Dan Naglia Live show sound engineers: Evan Sachs & Ricardo Delgado Technical director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Theme music by Jason Graves Audio post-production: Ali Silva Production manager: Lizz Leiser Copyright 2020 Fireside Mystery Productions Live show info, links, and more: https://firesidemysterytheatre.com Fan our flames with your support at https://patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre Swag! http://tee.pub/lic/firesidemystery
April 5, 2020
Your favorite fortune teller Anita shares her advice for weathering the pandemic. You just don't realize quite how much you do touch your face until you are told not to! Our very own Anita has her own peculiar but apparently effective way of mitigating the face-touch danger.We at Fireside Mystery Theatre are doing our very best to stay safe, sane, and adjust to these frightening times — and we hope you are too! We'll have more new theatre of the mind for you to escape into soon. . . .
March 22, 2020
A local widow fears for her life when a murderous farmhand threatens vengeance against her. But perhaps there’s more to this comely widow than meets the eye. . . . "The Murder of Belle Gunness" is the second episode from our fabulous true-crime series and the first of a two-part story. She's a Killer Queen was recorded live in NYC on 2/23/20. The cast featured in this episode: Rebecca Kopec as Daisy Littlefield and Myrtle Ali Silva as Belle Gunness James Reiser as Sheriff Smutzer David Linton as Deputy Cobb Eirik Davey-Gislason as Big Lon Townsend James Scully as Stash and Joe Maxson Mary Murphy as Tillie Kacie Laforest as Ruby James Kleinmann as Asle Helgelien Song: "Whatever Lola Wants" by Richard Adler & Jerry Ross performed by Martina DaSilva accompanied by Nico Slater Audio play written by Lizz Leiser & Kacie Laforest Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator Sound effects design: Greg Russ, Ricardo Delgado, Ali Silva, & Dan Naglia Live show sound engineers: Evan Sachs & Ricardo Delgado Technical director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Theme music by Jason Graves Audio post-production: Ali Silva Production manager: Lizz Leiser Copyright 2020 Fireside Mystery Productions Live show info, links, and more: https://firesidemysterytheatre.com Fan our flames with your support at https://patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre Swag! http://tee.pub/lic/firesidemystery
March 17, 2020
A sainted doctor sees her shadow self — the one she abandoned in the camps during the war —cast upon her good work in Kenya. Do her dark deeds deserve redemption? "Never Explain" is the first episode from our fabulous true-crime series, She's a Killer Queen. The show was recorded live in NYC on 2/23/20. The cast featured in this episode: Rebecca Kopec as Dr. Anne Spoerry James Rieser as François Spoerry and Charles Eirik Davey-Gislason as Henry Spoerry James Kleinmann as Theo David Linton as the Guard and Captain Besse Ali Silva as Dr. Louise Le Porz Mary Murphy as Carmen Mory James Scully as Achtorhof and Jack Kacie Laforest as Pauline and Odette Audio play written and directed by Holly Payne-Strange Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator Sound effects design: Greg Russ, Ricardo Delgado, Ali Silva, & Dan Naglia Live show sound engineers: Evan Sachs & Ricardo Delgado Technical director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Theme music by Jason Graves Audio post-production: Ali Silva Production manager: Lizz Leiser Copyright 2020 Fireside Mystery Productions Live show info, links, and more: https://firesidemysterytheatre.com Fan our flames with your support at https://patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre Swag! http://tee.pub/lic/firesidemystery
March 8, 2020
There is one card left that is yet to be turned in our reading with Anita the Fortune Teller. What might it reveal? "A Room with a Viewing" is our final adventure with Anita in this Fortune Teller series (for now). It was recorded live in NYC on 12/15/19. The cast featured in this episode: Ali Silva as Anita The Fortune Teller Michael Pate as Nate Eirik Davey-Gislason as the grocery store clerk Kacie Laforest as Theresa David Linton as Charon Alain Laforest as Graham The Moirai: James Kleinmann as Lachesis James Rieser as Clotho Rebecca Kopec as Atropos Audio play by Courtenay Gillean Cholovich Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Song: “Fortune Teller” by Alan Toussant Performed by Kat Reinhert accompanied by Nico Sleator Poem: "The Fortune Teller" written and performed by David Linton The Fortune Teller series is dedicated to the magical Joey Wilder Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator Sound effects designer & engineer: Greg Russ Technical director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production assistant: Evan Sachs Theme music by Jason Graves Audio post-production: Ali Silva Copyright 2020 Fireside Mystery Productions Live show info, links, and more: https://firesidemysterytheatre.com Fan our flames with your support at https://patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre Swag! http://tee.pub/lic/firesidemystery
February 17, 2020
Anita finds herself traveling on a journey with many bumps along the way. This fortune teller is pretty good at going with the flow as adventures often present themselves to her. But some inconveniences of modern travel are just too much for even her to bear. "The Impossible Seeker" is yet more adventure with Anita in our Fortune Teller series. It was recorded live in NYC on 12/15/19. The cast featured in this episode: Ali Silva as Anita The Fortune Teller Eirik Davey-Gislason as Ricky Rebecca Kopec as Billie James Kleinmann as Todd Michael Pate as Melvin David Linton as Captain Darius Darnwell Alain Laforest as Neil Kacie Laforest as Faye James Rieser as Detective Hansen Audio play by Silbin Sandovar Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Song: “The Gypsy” by Billy Reid Performed by Kat Reinhert accompanied by Nico Sleator The Fortune Teller is dedicated to the magical Joey Wilder Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator Sound effects designer & engineer: Greg Russ Technical director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production assistant: Evan Sachs Theme music by Jason Graves Audio post-production: Ali Silva Copyright 2020 Fireside Mystery Productions Live show info, links, and more: https://firesidemysterytheatre.com Fan our flames with your support at https://patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre Swag! http://tee.pub/lic/firesidemystery
February 9, 2020
Meet Anita's sister! They are super tight. Even though they live on different spectral planes. "Anita, Alexandra, & the Weepy Little Sad Man" is another adventure with Anita in our Fortune Teller series. It was recorded live in NYC on 12/15/19. The cast featured in this episode: Ali Silva as Anita The Fortune Teller Michael Pate as Mr. Schmitt Kacie Laforest as Alexandra James Rieser as Marius Alain Laforest as Mr. Stanley Rebecca Kopec as The Mystery Women James Kleinmann as the waiter David Linton as the dentist Dr. Littlefield Eirik Davey-Gislason as Marius’s father Adam Audio play by Lizz Leiser and Kacie Laforest Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Song: “If You Could Read My Mind” by Gordon LightfootPerformed by Kat Reinhert accompanied by Nico SleatorThe Fortune Teller is dedicated to the magical Joey Wilder Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator Sound effects designer & engineer: Greg Russ Technical director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production assistant: Evan Sachs Theme music by Jason Graves Audio post-production: Ali Silva Copyright 2020 Fireside Mystery Productions Live show info, links, and more: https://firesidemysterytheatre.com Fan our flames with your support at https://patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre Swag! http://tee.pub/lic/firesidemystery
February 3, 2020
Meet Anita. She's a fortune teller finding herself on hard times in a modern age. But she's certainly not one to shrink from a challenge. "The Rise and Fall of Peregrine" is the first of Anita's many adventures in our Fortune Teller series. It was recorded live in NYC on 12/15/19. The cast featured in this episode: Ali Silva as Anita, The Fortune Teller Michael Pate as Nate Kacie Laforest as Alejandra James Kleinmann as Peregrine David Linton as Simon Alain Laforest as Alan Rebecca Kopec as Jules Eirik Davey-Gislason as Tim James Rieser as Bill Audio play by Gabriella Miyares Directed by Holly Payne-Strange The Fortune Teller is dedicated to the magical Joey Wilder Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator Sound effects designer & engineer: Greg Russ Technical director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production assistant: Evan Sachs Theme music by Jason Graves Audio post-production: Ali Silva Copyright 2020 Fireside Mystery Productions Live show info, links, and more: https://firesidemysterytheatre.com Fan our flames with your support at https://patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre Swag! http://tee.pub/lic/firesidemystery
January 5, 2020
A couple of spoiled hipster brats get a new babysitter for the holidays. "Gryla & The Yule Lads" is another of our Holiday Haunts for 2019. It was recorded live in NYC on 11/17/19. We wish for all of our listeners a very happy and healthy new year! The cast featured in this episode: Kacie Laforest as Janine Brenner James Rieser as Everett Brenner III Alain Laforest as Ayden Brenner James Kleinmann as Asher Brenner Ali Silva as Gretta/Gryla THE YULE LADS: Eirik Davey-Gislason as HURðASKELLIR, The Door-Slammer James Scully as GÁTTAþEFUR, The Doorway-Sniffer David Linton as ÞVӦRUSLEIKIR, The Spoon-Licker Audio play written by Lizz Leiser and Kacie Laforest Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Song: “The Holly & The Ivy” performed by Caitlin McKechney accompanied by Nico Sleator Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator Sound effects designer & engineer: Greg Russ Technical director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Theme music by Jason Graves Audio post-production: Ali Silva Copyright 2020 Fireside Mystery Productions Live show info, links, and more: https://firesidemysterytheatre.com Fan our flames with your support at https://patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre Swag! http://tee.pub/lic/firesidemystery
December 26, 2019
Sometimes fairy tales are real. And sometimes a sweet tooth can get you into trouble. "The Gingerbread Man" is the first of our freshly baked Holiday Haunts for 2019. It was recorded live in NYC on 11/17/19. We wish all of our listeners a happy holiday season! The cast featured in this episode: Alain Laforest as Father James Scully as the street Santa James Rieser as the policeman Ali Silva as Gretta Eirik Davey-Gislason as Henry David Linton as The Baker James Kleinmann as Hansel Kacie Laforest as Gretel Audio play written by Courtenay Gillean Cholovich and directed by Holly Payne-Strange Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator Sound effects designer & engineer: Greg Russ Technical director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Theme music by Jason Graves Audio post-production: Ali Silva Copyright 2019 Fireside Mystery Productions Live show info, links, and more: https://firesidemysterytheatre.com Fan our flames with your support at https://patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre Swag! http://tee.pub/lic/firesidemystery
December 9, 2019
Woe to those who seek the enigma of "the golden glow" in these backwoods. "The Golden Glow" is the third episode in a series grown from the little plot of land that was our 2019/2020 season premiere, In the Garden. It was recorded live 9/29/19. The cast featured in this episode: Mary Murphy as Beth Michael Pate as Charles Eirik Davey-Gislason as Buck Kacie Laforest as Rosie David Linton as Frank Ali Silva as Miss Rutherford James Kleinmann as Richard James Rieser as Jack Alain Laforest as Finagan Audio play written and directed by Holly Payne-Strange Song: “(I’ll be with You in) Apple Blossom Time” by Albert Von Tilzer and Neville Fleeson performed by Martina DaSilva accompanied by Nico Sleator Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator Sound effects designer & engineer: Andrew Hammond Technical director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Theme music by Jason Graves Audio post-production: Ali Silva Copyright 2019 Fireside Mystery Productions Live show info, links, and more: https://firesidemysterytheatre.com Fan our flames with your support at https://patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre Swag! http://tee.pub/lic/firesidemystery
November 24, 2019
An elderly lady's enthusiasm for plant life has become a source of frustration and contention for certain folks in the neighborhood. "The Occupiers" is the second episode in a series sprouted from our 2019/2020 season premiere, In the Garden. It was recorded live 9/29/19. NOTE: A special Patreon bonus will soon be released that is a companion to this very episode! You can access this and all FMT Patreon Playlet exclusive content when you become a Patron at the $5 monthly sustainer level! https://patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre The cast featured in this episode: Eirik Davey-Gislason as Hopman Ali Silva as Jackie Joyce Mary Murphy as Lilly Goldenrod David Linton as Mr. Tolley Michael Pate as Sal Alain Laforest as Jeff Kacie Laforest as Beatrice the Plant Audio play by Silbin Sandovar Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Song: “Flower/Weed” written and performed by Emily Frembgen Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator Sound effects designer & engineer: Andrew Hammond Technical director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Theme music by Jason Graves Audio post-production: Ali Silva Copyright 2019 Fireside Mystery Productions Live show info, links, and more: https://firesidemysterytheatre.com Fan our flames with your support at https://patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre Swag! http://tee.pub/lic/firesidemystery
November 10, 2019
What lies in the murk of a desolate Floridian beach bayou? Yes, loves. We're back! "The Scenic Root" is the first seeded episode in a series sprouted from our 2019/2020 season premiere, In the Garden. It was recorded live 9/29/19. The cast featured in this episode: Mary Murphy as Cindy Eirik Davey-Gislason as Roger James Kleinmann as Ryan Ali Silva as Dr. Rebecca Morley Kacie Laforest as Dr. Linda Emmanuel James Rieser as Agent Clifton David Linton as Sheriff Hines Alain Laforest at Agent Yates Michael Pate as Volman Audio play by Silbin Sandovar Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator Sound effects designer & engineer: Andrew Hammond Technical director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Theme music by Jason Graves Audio post-production: Ali Silva Copyright 2019 Fireside Mystery Productions Live show info, links, swag, and more: https://firesidemysterytheatre.com Fan our flames with your support at https://patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre
October 27, 2019
Sarah struggles to be believed in her efforts to get the care she needs when suddenly afflicted by a strange illness. "Inside Knowledge" is the final episode in a series from our 2018/2019 season finale, Trapped: Tales of Body Horror and Betrayal. It was recorded live 6/30/19. The cast featured in this episode: Ali Silva as Sarah Eirik Davey-Gislason as Devon Alain Laforest as Ranger Martin David Linton as Dr. Campbell Michael Pate as Dr. Wren and The Receptionist Kacie Laforest as Dr. Lacy Worser James Rieser as Dr. Adam Worser Song: “Where Is My Mind” by Black Francis Performed by Martina DaSilva accompanied by Nico Sleator Audio play written and directed by Holly Payne-Strange Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva Musical score improvised by Steve Blanco Sound effects designer & engineer: Greg Russ Technical director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production assistant: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Audio post-production: Ali Silva Copyright 2019 Fireside Mystery Productions Live show info, links, swag, and more: https://firesidemysterytheatre.com Fan our flames with your support at https://patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre Hey. This is a fantastic podcast, and we think you should check it out: http://thewallbreakers.com — get in the spooky spirit with episode 96 "Halloween on the Air"
October 14, 2019
Two sisters share a special gift — a gift so special, it hinges on life and death. "Sense of Touch" is the third of four episodes in a series from our 2018/2019 season finale, Trapped: Tales of Body Horror and Betrayal. It was recorded live 6/30/19. In NYC? Get your Halloween vibe on by coming to one of two special performances — LIVE from the historic Morris-Jumel Mansion! Did You Hear Her Voice? Eliza Jumel & Nellie Bly: Grand Dames and the Mysteries of Old New York. We'll be conjuring the spirits of two amazing ladies in Manhattan's oldest residence. 10/18 & 10/19 at 8pm. Get your tix! http://http://bit.ly/2p5mUfz The cast featured in this episode: Michael Pate as Robert Barnes David Linton as David Cook Ali Silva as Alice Cook Kacie Laforest as Evie Cook Eirik Davey-Gislason as Dr. Eric Bell James Rieser as Jimmy Rowan Alain Laforest as Dr. Aaron Levenson Song: “I’ve Got You Under My Skin” by Cole Porter Performed by Martina DaSilva accompanied by Nico Sleator Audio play by Gabriella Miyares Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva Musical score improvised by Steve Blanco Sound effects designer & engineer: Greg Russ Technical director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production assistant: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Audio post-production: Ali Silva Copyright 2019 Fireside Mystery Productions Live show info, links, swag, and more: https://firesidemysterytheatre.com Fan our flames with your support at https://patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre Hey. This is a fantastic podcast, and we think you should check it out: http://thewallbreakers.com — get in the spooky spirit with episode 96 "Halloween on the Air"
October 6, 2019
When you’re a teenager, everything can seem like it’s the end of the world. In this case, it may not actually be an exaggeration."Marked" is the second of four episodes in a series from our 2018/2019 season finale, Trapped: Tales of Body Horror and Betrayal. It was recorded live 6/30/19.Hey. These are cool podcasts, and we think you should check them out:https://oddballpodcast.com — a fascinating real-life mystery; episode 1 drops 10/7/19http://thewallbreakers.com — get in the spooky spirit with episode 96 "Halloween on the Air"The cast featured in this episode:James Rieser as DylanAli Silva as PaigeKacie Laforest as MollyAlain Laforest as DamoneMichael Pate as CameronEirik Davey-Gislason as Paige’s DadDavid Linton as Mr. MucklichnikSong:“Run That Body Down” by Paul SimonPerformed by Martina DaSilva accompanied by Nico SleatorAudio play by Brian WallaceDirected by Holly Payne-StrangeProduced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali SilvaMusical score improvised by Steve BlancoSound effects designer & engineer: Greg RussTechnical director at The Slipper Room: Johnny GoddardProduction assistant: Brontis Shane OrengoTheme music by Jason GravesAudio post-production: Ali SilvaCopyright 2019 Fireside Mystery ProductionsLive show info, links, swag, and more:https://firesidemysterytheatre.comFan our flames with your support athttps://patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre
September 22, 2019
A woman must stand alone as her very understanding of reality is put on trial."Dark Without, Dark Within" is the first of four episodes in a series from our 2018/2019 season finale, Trapped: Tales of Body Horror and Betrayal.The cast featured in this episode includes:Kacie Laforest as The Female ProtagonistEirik Davey-Gislason as the Jury ChairpersonAli Silva as The JudgeDavid LintonAlain LaforestJames RieserMichael PateAudio play by Courtenay Gillean CholovichDirected by Holly Payne-StrangeProduced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali SilvaMusical score improvised by Steve BlancoSound effects designer and engineer: Greg RussTechnical director at The Slipper Room: Johnny GoddardProduction assistant: Brontis Shane OrengoTheme music by Jason GravesPost-production audio by Ali SilvaCopyright 2019 Fireside Mystery ProductionsLive show info, links, swag, and more: https://firesidemysterytheatre.comFan our flames with your support at https://patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre
September 8, 2019
A lost soul new to Hades must prove himself worthy of the fires of hell in this original satire inspired by the fairy tale "The Imp and The Crust" by Leo Tolstoy. "Clarence" is the final installment in our Fireside Fairy Tales series recorded live on May 26th, 2019. This episode is sponsored by TodayTix! Go to https://todaytix.com/FIRESIDE and use code FIRESIDE for $10 off your first ticket purchase! Cast featured in this episode: Alain Laforest as Clarence James Rieser as Mr. Gwynne Ali Silva as Madame Demornay Michael Pate as Jacob Kacie Laforest as Old Prue David Linton as Grigory Mary Murphy as Zelda and young Misha Audio play by Brian Wallace Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Song: “Once Upon a Time” by Charles Strouse and Lee Adams performed by Martina DaSilva accompanied by Nico Sleator Poem: Written and performed by David Linton Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production Assistant: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2019 Fireside Mystery Productions Help fan the flames of Fireside Mystery Theatre — become a Patreon Patron! https://patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre https://firesidemysterytheatre.com @firesidemystery
August 25, 2019
The dwindling fortunes of a small town suddenly reverse when a mysterious stranger enters the picture. This original audio play is inspired by the fairy tale "Bluebeard" by Charles Perrault. "Something Blue" is the third of four Fireside Fairy Tales recorded live on May 26th, 2019. Cast featured in this episode: James Rieser as Matt Strong Michael Pate as Craig Willis Kacie Laforest as Jennifer Foster Alain Laforest as Sheriff Bob Carter Mary Murphy as Linda Murphy James Kleinmann as Charles Gorman David Linton as Mayor Albright Ali Silva as Constance Murphy Radio play by Gabriella Miyares Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production Assistant: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2019 Fireside Mystery Productions Help fan the flames of Fireside Mystery Theatre — become a Patreon Patron! firesidemysterytheatre.com @firesidemystery Snag some FMT swag!
August 18, 2019
A jazz pianist survives a terrible shipwreck only to find a new and mysterious presence in his life. This original audio play is inspired by the fairy tale, "The Little Mermaid," by Hans Christian Andersen. "Just a Quiet Girl" is the second of four Fireside Fairy Tales recorded live on May 26th, 2019.  Cast featured in this episode: James Rieser as Ari Kessler Kacie Laforest as Erica James Kleinmann as Sebastian Michael Pate as Scott Alain Laforest as the French Waiter and the Intercom Voice Ali Silva as Ari’s mother, Mrs. Kessler Mary Murphy as Ursula David Linton as the neighbor Tony and Ella was played by Kacie Laforest and Ali Silva Radio play by Lizz Leiser & Kacie Laforest Directed by Holly Payne-Strange  Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production Assistant: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva  Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2019 Fireside Mystery Productions Help fan the flames of Fireside Mystery Theatre — become a Patreon Patron! (https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre) firesidemysterytheatre.com (http://firesidemysterytheatre.com/) @firesidemystery (https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social) Snag some FMT swag! (http://tee.pub/lic/firesidemystery) #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #audiofiction #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #podcast #podernfamily #podcastlife #voiceacting #theatreofthemind #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #audiofictionsunday #livetaping #voiceover #hanschristianandersen #fairytales #thelittlemermaid #satire #jazz #piano #musician #shipwreck #fairytale #littlemermaid #macabre #murder
August 11, 2019
Fairy-tale stepmothers: truly evil or just given a bum rap? This original play is inspired by "The Juniper Tree" by the Brothers Grimm.  "Lorna Tree" is one of four Fireside Fairy Tales recorded live on May 26th, 2019.  Cast featured in this episode: Mary Murphy as Marley David Linton as Grampa James Rieser as Dennis Ali Silva as Elizabeth Michael Pate as Marcus Kacie Laforest as Lorna James Kleinmann as The Policeman Alain Laforest as The Baker Radio play by Courtenay Gillean Cholovich  Directed by Holly Payne-Strange  Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production Assistant: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva  Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2019 Fireside Mystery Productions Help fan the flames of Fireside Mystery Theatre — become a Patreon Patron! (https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre) firesidemysterytheatre.com (https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/) @firesidemystery (https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social) Snag some FMT swag! (http://tee.pub/lic/firesidemystery) #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #audiofiction #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #podcast #podernfamily #podcastlife #voiceacting #theatreofthemind #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #audiofictionsunday #livetaping #voiceover #brothersgrimm #fairytales #fairytale #junipertree #macabre #matricide #allergies #murder #revenge #ghosts
July 29, 2019
The drama in old Sunken Harbor reaches a thrilling conclusion (for now) in the final episode of this series!
July 21, 2019
The drama continues with Part 3 of our latest saga in Sunken Harbor. . . .
July 14, 2019
Without further delay: Our Sunken Harbor saga continues!
June 9, 2019
Welcome back to Sunken Harbor! First of a four-part series, Sunken Harbor: K-I-S-S-I-N-G.
May 29, 2019
Heroes, villains, action . . . all set in a galaxy far, far away. Join Inside Star Wars and go behind the camera and find out how one of the most iconic series in film history came to be. Listen now at: http://wondery.fm/boom
May 20, 2019
Who will survive after a grim moment of truth at the little radio station of WXRQ? The final episode from our four-part series, **ALL NIGHT RADIO**. "The Reckoning Bell" was recorded live on March 31st, 2019.  This episode is sponsored by **[Wix](http://wix.com/podcast)**! Wix has the tools you need to make the website you need! Get started now with 10% off when you go to [**wix.com/podcast**](http://wix.com/podcast). Digging our homage to old time radio? Check out [**Breaking Walls**](https://thewallbreakers.com)!  It's a fascinating long-form documentary podcast that does deep dives into the History of American Radio Drama. In this episode, The WXRQ radio station cast includes:  Eirik Davey-Gislason as Rex Arnold Kacie Laforest as Georgette Beverly Michael Pate as Frank the Engineer “The Cavern of the Three Crones” cast includes:  The Three Crones played by Ali Silva, Mary Murphy, & Kacie Laforest James Kleinmann as the announcer Ted Fortescue Mary Murphy as Julia Brett; Ali Silva as Mrs. Brett; Alain Laforest as Colonel Brett; David Linton as Mr. Spence; James Kleinmann as Todd. Song: “With My Eyes Wide Open, I’m Dreaming” by Harry Revel & Mack Gordon Performed by Martina DaSilva  accompanied by Nico Sleator Radio play by Silbin Sandovar  Directed by Ali Silva & Gustavo Rodriguez Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator 
Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ 
Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard 
Production Assistant: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva
 Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2019 Fireside Mystery Productions **[Help fan the flames of Fireside Mystery Theatre — become a Patreon Patron!](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre)** **[firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)** [**Snag some FMT swag!**](http://tee.pub/lic/firesidemystery) #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #podcast #podernfamily #podcastlife #voiceacting #theatreofthemind #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #audiofictionsunday #livetaping #voiceover #radio #oldtimeradio #otr #suspense #murder #supernatural #drama #radiostation #radioshows #witches #crones
May 7, 2019
Check out this trailer for a new scripted series from Skylark. **Earth Break** starring Jenny Slate is out now.  Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or wherever you like to listen!
May 5, 2019
During yet another late night broadcast of a strange old time radio show, tensions begin to mount between radio announcer Rex Arnold, his old flame Georgette, and Frank the engineer. The third in our four-part series, **ALL NIGHT RADIO**. "Now You See Her . . ." was recorded live on March 31st, 2019.  Treat your mama right this Mother's Day with a **Skylight Frame**! Skylight is a touch-screen photo frame that you can email photos to — at any time and from anywhere. **Get $10 off when you text FIRESIDE to 48-48-48.** You know what else? **Wix**has the tools you need to make the website you need! Get started now with 10% off when you go to [**wix.com/podcast**](https://wix.com/podcast). In this episode, The WXRQ radio station cast includes:  Eirik Davey-Gislason as Rex Arnold Kacie Laforest as Georgette Beverly Michael Pate as Frank the Engineer “The Cavern of the Three Crones” cast includes:  The Three Crones played by Ali Silva, Mary Murphy, & Kacie Laforest James Kleinmann as the announcer Ted Fortescue Alain Laforest as Majestro David Linton as Avery James Kleinmann as Ceswick Mary Murphy as Lucinda Ali Silva as Rosemary Song: “Oh, What a Beautiful Morning” by Richard Rodgers & Oscar Hammerstein Performed by Martina DaSilva  accompanied by Nico Sleator Radio play by Silbin Sandovar  Directed by Ali Silva & Gustavo Rodriguez Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator 
Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ 
Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard 
Production Assistant: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva
 Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2019 Fireside Mystery Productions **[Help fan the flames of Fireside Mystery Theatre — become a Patreon Patron!](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre)** [**firesidemysterytheatre.com**](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) **[@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)** [**Snag some FMT swag!**](http://tee.pub/lic/firesidemystery) #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #podcast #podernfamily #podcastlife #voiceacting #theatreofthemind #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #audiofictionsunday #livetaping #voiceover #radio #oldtimeradio #otr #suspense #murder #supernatural #drama #radiostation #radioshows #witches #crones #magic #magicact
April 28, 2019
Washed up radio announcer Rex Arnold encounters an old flame while a creepy old horror show is broadcast over the late-night airwaves. The second in our four-part series, **ALL NIGHT RADIO**. "An Entrée to Murder" was recorded live on March 31st, 2019.  Looking for the perfect Mother's Day gift? Treat your ma with a **Skylight Frame**! Skylight is a touch-screen photo frame that you can email photos to — at any time and from anywhere. **Get $10 off when you text FIRESIDE to 48-48-48.** In this episode, The WXRQ radio station cast includes:  Kacie Laforest as Georgette Beverly Michael Pate as Frank the Engineer Eirik Davey-Gislason as Rex Arnold “The Cavern of the Three Crones” cast includes:  The Three Crones played by Ali Silva, Mary Murphy, & Kacie Laforest James Kleinmann as the announcer Ted Fortescue Alain Laforest as Michael Jones Ali Silva as Catherine Beaumont David Linton as Harrison J. Blair Mary Murphy as Mrs. Peat James Kleinmann as Mr. Good Song: “Midnight” by Boudleaux Bryant & Chet Atkins Performed by Martina DaSilva  accompanied by Nico Sleator Radio play by Silbin Sandovar  Directed by Ali Silva & Gustavo Rodriguez Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator 
Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ 
Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard 
Production Assistant: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva
 Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2019 Fireside Mystery Productions **[Help fan the flames of Fireside Mystery Theatre — become a Patreon Patron!](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre)** **[firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)** [**Snag some FMT swag!**](http://tee.pub/lic/firesidemystery) #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #podcast #podernfamily #podcastlife #voiceacting #theatreofthemind #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #audiofictionsunday #livetaping #voiceover #radio #oldtimeradio #otr #suspense #murder #supernatural #drama #radiostation #radioshows #witches #crones
April 22, 2019
A creaky, old time radio horror show provides the background for the real-life drama set in a small town radio station. The first of a four-part series, **ALL NIGHT RADIO**. "Down in the Caves" was recorded live on March 31st, 2019.  This episode is sponsored by **WIX**! Go on and get 10% off when you create a stunning website with Wix — go to [**wix.com/podcast**](https://wix.com/podcast). In this episode, “The Cavern of the Three Crones” cast includes:  David Linton as Professor Ballard; Ali Silva as Becky Ballard Mary Murphy as Joan Foster James Kleinmann as Don Miller Alain Laforest as Gabon The Three Crones are played by Ali Silva, Mary Murphy, and Kacie Laforest. It is announced by James Kleinmann as Ted Fortescue.  The WXRQ radio station cast includes:  Eirik Davey-Gislason as Rex Arnold Michael Pate as Frank the Engineer And Kacie Laforest as Georgette Beverly  Radio play by Silbin Sandovar  Directed by Ali Silva & Gustavo Rodriguez Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator 
Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ 
Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard 
Production Assistant: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva
 Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2019 Fireside Mystery Productions [**Help fan the flames of Fireside Mystery Theatre — become a Patreon Patron!**](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre) **[firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)** [**Snag some FMT swag!**](http://tee.pub/lic/firesidemystery) #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #podcast #podernfamily #podcastlife #voiceacting #theatreofthemind #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #audiofictionsunday #livetaping #voiceover #radio #oldtimeradio #otr #suspense #murder #supernatural #drama #radiostation #radioshows #witches #crones
April 14, 2019
Who is slaughtering hundreds of cats each night in the slums of New York City — and why? It’s up to Nellie Bly to find out! "The Band of Mercy" was recorded live on February 24th, 2019\. It's our final tale from this series of **MORE from The Secret Files of Nellie Bly**. This episode is sponsored by HelloFresh! Get $80 off your first month of HelloFresh meals when you go to [**HelloFresh.com/FIRESIDE80**](https://hellofresh.com/fireside80) and use the code **FIRESIDE80**! Featured in this episode: David Linton as Arthur Brisbane Mary Murphy as Mrs. Devide Michael Pate as Officer Joseph Connelly James Rieser as Adamson Ali Silva as Nellie Bly Kacie Laforest as Mrs. Ewen Eirik Davey-Gislason as Ben Van Orden Alain Laforest as Joseph Pulitzer James Kleinmann as Governor Roswell P. Flower Song: “Wait Till the Sun Shines, Nelly” by Andrew B. Sterling Performed by Martina DaSilva  accompanied by Nico Sleator Poem: "Just the Facts, Ma'am" Written and performed by David Linton Radio play by Silbin Sandovar  Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator 
Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Joe Jung 
Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard 
Production Assistant: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva
 Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2019 Fireside Mystery Productions **[Help fan the flames of Fireside Mystery Theatre — become a Patreon Patron!](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre)** **[firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)** [**Snag some FMT swag!**](http://tee.pub/lic/firesidemystery) #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #audiofiction #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #podcast #podernfamily #podcastlife #voiceacting #theatreofthemind #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #audiofictionsunday #livetaping #voiceover #nelliebly #journalism #interview #investigativejournalism #history #historicalfiction #newspapers #reporter #women #josephpulitzer #greatwomeninhistory #action #adventure #mystery #cults #religion #cats #catkillers
April 8, 2019
Nellie Bly is on the hunt for a scoop in a quaint old Pennsylvania enclave that is the home of a strange religious sect. What is it about this mysterious town called Economy? "The Eighteen Who Survive" was recorded live on February 24th, 2019\. It continues our adventures from the archives of **MORE from The Secret Files of Nellie Bly**. This episode is sponsored by **WIX**! Go on and get 10% off when you create a stunning website with Wix — go to [**wix.com/podcast**](http://wix.com/podcast). Featured in this episode: David Linton as Arthur Brisbane Eirik Davey-Gislason as Tudor Ali Silva as Nellie Bly Alain Laforest as Joseph Pulitzer Michael Pate as George Saunders Mary Murphy as Gertrude Rapp James Rieser as Henrici Kacie Laforest as Vera James Kleinmann as Tobias Song: “She May Have Seen Better Days” by James Thornton Performed by Martina DaSilva  accompanied by Nico Sleator Radio play by Courtenay Gillean Cholovich  Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator 
Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Joe Jung 
Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard 
Production Assistant: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva
 Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2019 Fireside Mystery Productions [Help fan the flames of Fireside Mystery Theatre — become a Patreon Patron!](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre) [firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social) [Snag some FMT swag!](http://tee.pub/lic/firesidemystery) #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #podcast #podernfamily #podcastlife #voiceacting #theatreofthemind #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #audiofictionsunday #livetaping #voiceover #nelliebly #journalism #interview #investigativejournalism #history #historicalfiction #newspapers #reporter #women #josephpulitzer #greatwomeninhistory #action #adventure #mystery #cults #religion #smalltown
March 24, 2019
Nellie Bly has a very memorable visit with author Jules Verne as she makes her own record journey around the world. "The Meeting at Amiens" was recorded live on February 24th, 2019\. It continues our adventures from the archives of **MORE from The Secret Files of Nellie Bly**. This episode is sponsored by **WIX**! Go on and get 10% off when you create a stunning website with Wix — go to **[wix.com/podcast](http://wix.com/podcast)**. Featured in this episode: David Linton as Arthur Brisbane Ali Silva as Nellie Bly Michael Pate as Professor Gebhard & Timon Alain Laforest as Joseph Pulitzer James Kleinmann as Pete Garvey Kacie Laforest as Elizabeth Bisland Eirik Davey-Gislason as Albert James Rieser at Jules Verne Mary Murphy as Honorine Verne Song: “A Hot Time in the Old Town Tonight” by Joe Hayden Performed by Martina DaSilva  accompanied by Nico Sleator Radio play by Silbin Sandovar
  Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator 
Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Joe Jung 
Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard 
Production Assistant: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva
 Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2019 Fireside Mystery Productions **[Help fan the flames of Fireside Mystery Theatre — become a Patreon Patron!](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre)** **[firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)** [**Snag some FMT swag!**](http://tee.pub/lic/firesidemystery) #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #podcast #podernfamily #podcastlife #voiceacting #theatreofthemind #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #audiofictionsunday #livetaping #voiceover #nelliebly #journalism #interview #investigativejournalism #history #historicalfiction #newspapers #reporter #women #josephpulitzer #greatwomeninhistory #action #adventure #mystery #julesverne #aroundtheworldineightydays #competition #fencing #ladiesthatfence
March 18, 2019
Intrepid reporter Nellie Bly faces down a notorious serial killer for an exclusive one-on-one interview. "Lizzie Halliday" was recorded live on February 24th, 2019\. It’s the first of our adventures from the archives of **MORE from The Secret Files of Nellie Bly**. Featured in this episode: David Linton as Arthur Brisbane Alain Laforest as Joseph Pulitzer Ali Silva as Nellie Bly James Rieser as Edwin Atell Eirik Davey-Gislason as Arlo Michael Pate as Andy Mary Murphy as Lizzie Halliday James Kleinmann as Dr. Wright Kacie Laforest as Nurse Nellie Wicks Song: “Nelly Bly” by Stephen Foster Performed by Martina DaSilva & Nico Sleator Radio play by Silbin Sandovar
  Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator 
Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Joe Jung 
Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard 
Production Assistant: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva
 Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2019 Fireside Mystery Productions **[Help fan the flames of Fireside Mystery Theatre — become a Patreon Patron!](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre)** **[firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)** **[Snag some FMT swag!](http://tee.pub/lic/firesidemystery)** #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #podcast #podernfamily #podcastlife #voiceacting #theatreofthemind #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #audiofictionsunday #livetaping #voiceover #nelliebly #journalism #interview #investigativejournalism #history #historicalfiction #newspapers #reporter #women #josephpulitzer #greatwomeninhistory #action #adventure #mystery #serialkillers #lizziehalliday
March 10, 2019
Good Mayor Cobb learns that some memories never die — no matter how hard we try to bury them. "The Admired" was recorded live on January 27th, 2019\. It’s the final tale from our racy audio romp, **Secret Lovers**. This episode is brought to you by **Wix**! Easily build and maintain beautiful, stunning websites with Wix. Get started now with 10% off when you go to **[wix.com/podcast](https://wix.com/podcast)**. Featured in this episode: James Rieser as Dr. Bennett David Linton as Mayor Tyrus Cobb Kacie Laforest as Taylor Cobb Ali Silva as Karen the Artist Michael Pate as Ted James the Architect Alain Laforest as Mayor Fred Comstock James Kleinmann as Reverend Schilling Eirik Davey-Gislason as Tim the Bouncer Mary Murphy as Eve Song: “Almost Persuaded” by Billy Sherrill and Glenn Sutton Performed by Martina DaSilva accompanied by Nico Sleator Poem: "What Makes a Couple Couple?" written and performed by David Linton Radio play by Silbin Sandovar
  Directed by Ali Silva & Gustavo Rodriguez Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator 
Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ 
Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard 
Production Assistant: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva
 Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2019 Fireside Mystery Productions **[Help fan the flames of Fireside Mystery Theatre — become a Patreon Patron!](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre)** **[firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)** **[Snag some FMT swag!](http://tee.pub/lic/firesidemystery)** #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #podcast #podernfamily #podcastlife #voiceacting #theatreofthemind #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #audiofictionsunday #livetaping #voiceover #lovers #secretlovers #secrets #loveaffairs #infidelity #smalltown #romance #brothel #madam #prostitute #mayor #politics #dying #death #fire #flames
March 3, 2019
Why is it that to her best and closest friends, Monica's strange new girlfriend seems awfully familiar? "To Thine Own Self Be True" was recorded live on January 27th, 2019\. It’s the third tale from our racy audio romp, **Secret Lovers**. This episode is brought to you by Wix! Easily build and maintain beautiful, stunning websites with Wix. Get started now with 10% off when you go to **[wix.com/podcast](http://wix.com/podcast)**. Featured in this episode: James Kleinmann as Terry David Linton as George The Barista Kacie Laforest as Leigha Mary Murphy as Monica Ali Silva as Anne James Rieser as Dr. Edwards Alain Laforest as Gary Michael Pate as Ryan Eirik Davey-Gislason as Greg Song: “Some Kind of Love” by Lou Reed Performed by Martina DaSilva accompanied by Nico Sleator Radio play by Courtenay Gillean Cholovich
  Directed by Ali Silva & Gustavo Rodriguez Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator 
Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ 
Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard 
Production Assistant: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva
 Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2019 Fireside Mystery Productions **[Help fan the flames of Fireside Mystery Theatre — become a Patreon Patron!](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre)** **[firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)
** **[Snag some FMT swag!](https://www.teepublic.com/stores/firesidemysterytheatre?ref_id=2979)** #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #podcast #podernfamily #podcastlife #voiceacting #theatreofthemind #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #audiofictionsunday #lovers #secretlovers #secrets #mystery #romance #romantic #couples #selflove #lovers #loveaffair #thegreatestloveofall #future #mystery #strange #lesbian #lesbians #lbgt #lgbtq #tothineownselfbetrue
February 24, 2019
In old man Hagastag's amusement park, there's one place off the beaten path that's meant especially for lovers. "A Place of Love" was recorded live on January 27th, 2019\. It’s the second episode from our racy audio romp, **Secret Lovers**. This episode is brought to you by Wix! Easily build and maintain beautiful, stunning websites with Wix. Get started now with 10% off when you go to [**wix.com/podcast**](https://www.wix.com/podcast). Featured in this episode: Alain Laforest as Jonathan Kacie Laforest as Emmy David Linton as Mr. Hagastag James Rieser as Stewart Mary Murphy as Alice Eirik Davey-Gislason as Crayton Lee Michael Pate as Dayton Lee Ali Silva as Kate James Kleinmann as Ronnie Song: “I Take The Chance” by Ira & Charlie Louvin Performed by Martina DaSilva accompanied by Nico Sleator Radio play by Silbin Sandovar
 Directed by Ali Silva & Gustavo Rodriguez Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator 
Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ 
Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard 
Production Assistant: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva
 Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2019 Fireside Mystery Productions **[Help fan the flames of Fireside Mystery Theatre — become a Patreon Patron!](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre)** **[firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)
** **[Snag some FMT swag!](http://tee.pub/lic/firesidemystery)** #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #podcast #podernfamily #podcastlife #voiceacting #theatreofthemind #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #audiofictionsunday #lovers #secretlovers #lovers #uppermanagement #affairs #indiscretions #cheating #secrets #tunneloflove #amusementparks #rides #darkrides #affairs #loveaffairs #infidelity #unfaithful #murder #mystery #romance #romantic #deformity #couples #anniversary
February 17, 2019
Thrill to a trio of bite-sized tales of deceit, deception, & indiscretion. "Three Little Secrets" was recorded live on January 27th, 2019\. It’s the first episode from our racy audio romp, **Secret Lovers**. This episode is brought to you by Wix! Easily build and maintain beautiful, stunning websites with Wix. Get started now with 10% off when you go to [](https://www.wix.com/promo-code/podcast)[**wix.com/podcast**](https://www.wix.com/podcast). Featured in this episode: Ali Silva as The Narrator Kacie Laforest as Mel Alain Laforest as Richard Michael Pate as Art James Kleinmann as Ethan Eirik Davey-Gislason as Trip David Linton as The Bartender Mary Murphy as Ellen James Rieser as Dr. Ryan Morse Radio play by Silbin Sandovar
 Directed by Ali Silva & Gustavo Rodriguez Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator 
Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ 
Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard 
Production Assistant: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva
 Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2019 Fireside Mystery Productions [**Help fan the flames of Fireside Mystery Theatre — become a Patreon Patron!**](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre) **[firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)
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January 6, 2019
The holidays are a time to open our homes and welcome guests with love in our hearts. But not all are welcoming or bearing peace and good will to all… "The Foreign Boarder" was recorded live on November 25th, 2018\. It’s the final part of our annual Yuletide celebration, **Holiday Haunts**. Featured in this episode: Ali Silva as Mrs. Alice Tolp Alain Laforest as Mr. Geller David Linton as Pa Morton Kacie Laforest as Mrs. Hortense Mary Murphy as Edward Eirik Davey-Gislason as Mr. Eastings Michael Pate as Mr. Mackery James Rieser as Mr. Thompson Musical Performance:
  "Scarlet Ribbons" by Evelyn Danzig & Jack Segal
 Performed by Nicole Zuraitis Accompanied by Russell Kranes Poem: “Holiday Reflections” Written and performed by David Linton Radio play by Silbin Sandovar
 Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Russell Kranes 
Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ 
Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard 
Production Assistant: Luis Paulino Extra support thanks to Heather Donohue
 Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva
 Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions Like what we do? **[Become a patron](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre)** and help us keep doing it! **[firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)
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December 30, 2018
Many of us eagerly await the excitement of Christmas morning each year. But, what if, rather than waking to the sight of coveted presents beneath the tree, we woke to visions of our darkest fears? "The List" was recorded live on November 25th, 2018\. It was part of our annual Yuletide fare, **Holiday Haunts**. Featured in this episode: 
Ali Silva as The Narrator Mary Murphy as Child 1 Eirik Davey-Gislason as Child 2 Kacie Laforest as Mom Michael Pate as Dad James Rieser as Nick Alain Laforest as Dasher David Linton as Dancer Musical Performance:
 "Christmas in Prison" by John Prine 
Performed by Nicole Zuraitis Accompanied by Russell Kranes Radio play by Courtenay Gillean Cholovich
 Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Russell Kranes
 Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ
 Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard
 Production Assistant: Luis Paulino Extra support thanks to Heather Donohue
 Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva
 Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions Like what we do? **[Become a patron and help us keep doing it!](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre)** **[firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com)** **[@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)** **[Snag some FMT swag!](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch)** #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #podcast #podernfamily #podcastlife #actors #voiceactors #voiceover #voiceartists #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #christmas #xmas #holiday #holidays #santa #story #tradition #nightbeforechristmas #list #surprise #gift #haunts #haunted 9amset2v
December 23, 2018
Each day of the advent calendar reveals a secret and sometimes sweet holiday treat in anticipation of Christmas. But what if it brought you closer and closer to a far less welcome treat, one day at a time… "The Twenty-Fourth Door" was recorded live on November 25th, 2018\. It was part of our annual celebration of **Holiday Haunts**. Featured in this episode: 
Michael Pate as Mr. Lepsig  Ali Silva as Kenneth Mary Murphy as Gwendolyn Eirik Davey-Gislason as Father Kacie Laforest as Stepmother David Linton as Reverend Smart Alain Laforest as Salvation Army Santa James Rieser as Mr. LeRoi Prince Musical Performance:
 "Christmas Eve Can Kill You" by Dennis Linde
 Performed by Nicole Zuraitis Accompanied by Russell Kranes Radio play by Silbin Sandovar 
Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Russell Kranes 
Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ
 Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard 
Production Assistant: Luis Paulino Extra support thanks to Heather Donohue
 Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva
 Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions Like what we do? [**Become a patron**](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre) and help us keep doing it! [**firesidemysterytheatre.com**](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) **[@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)
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December 9, 2018
Perhaps they really are St. Nick’s special helpers and deserve their share of holiday recognition — the hoards of SantaCon-ers, bringing their version of Yuletide cheer to the streets… "Winter Revels" was recorded live on November 25th, 2018\. It was part of our annual **Holiday Haunts** celebration. Featured in this episode: Ali Silva as Narrator
  Michael Pate as Bartender Kacie Laforest, Eirik Davey-Gislason, Alain Laforest, & James Rieser as Santa Revelers David Linton as Ray 
Mary Murphy as Bella Radio play by Silbin Sandovar 
Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Russell Kranes 
Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ
  Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard
  Production Assistant: Luis Paulino Extra support for the live show thanks to Heather Donohue 
Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva
 Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions Like what we do? **[Become a patron](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre)** and help us keep doing it! **[firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com)** **[@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)**
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December 2, 2018
Sam and Henry just bought their first home. But they soon find that their purchase comes with something extra that was definitely not mentioned in the listing. "Blue Spruce Drive" was recorded live at The Slipper Room in NYC on October 21st, 2018\. It's the final part of our 5th podcast season premiere performance, **Shapeshifters**! Cast: Eirik Davey-Gislason as Mr. Hutch Alain Laforest as Henry Sales James Rieser as Sam Duplais Ali Silva as Mary Van Eddel Michael Pate as Ben Fine Mary Murphy as Joanne Lyman Kacie Laforest as Karen David Linton as Don Priest Song: "Our House" by Graham Nash Performed by Karen Tennison accompanied by Nico Sleator Poem: "Who Are You????" Written and performed by David Linton Radio play by Silbin Sandovar Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production Assistant: Luis Paulino Additional support thanks to Heather Donohue Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio & podcast production by Ali Silva Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions Enjoy what we do? **[Become a Patreon Patron](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre)** to help us keep doing it! **[firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com)** **[@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)** [**Snag some FMT swag!**](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch) #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #strange #spooky #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #liveperformance #voiceactors #sfx #music #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #podernfamily #podcastlife #voiceactors #voiceacting #shapeshifters #shapeshifter  #sprucetrees #bluespruce #hudsonvalley #upstatenewyork #newyork #newyorkstate #autumn #oldhouses #firsthome #homebuyers #smalltown #artists #artistcolony #sculptor #writer #farmersmarket
November 25, 2018
Look out for this gal: Harriet has a lot going on inside lately — even more than she knows. This episode is supported by **[Robinhood](https://FIRESIDE.robinhood.com)**, a new investing app that lets you buy and sell stocks, ETFs, options, and cryptos — all commission free! Robinhood is giving Fireside listeners a FREE stock like Apple, Ford, or Sprint to help jump-start your portfolio! Just sign up at **[FIRESIDE.robinhood.com](https://FIRESIDE.robinhood.com)**. "Hide" was recorded live at The Slipper Room in NYC on October 21st, 2018\. It was part of our 5th podcast season premiere performance, **Shapeshifters**! Cast: Mary Murphy as Harriet Kacie Laforest as Hide David Linton as John Michael Pate as Bishop James Rieser as Mr. Savage Alain Laforest as Mr. Poole Ali Silva as Edie Eirik Davey-Gislason as Emmott Song: "I’m Changing All Those Changes" by Buddy Holly Performed by Karen Tennison accompanied by Nico Sleator Radio play by Courtenay Gillean Cholovich Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production Assistant: Luis Paulino Additional support thanks to Heather Donohue Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio & podcast production by Ali Silva Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions Enjoy what we do? **[Become a Patreon Patron to help us keep doing it!](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre)** **[firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com)** **[@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)** **[Snag some FMT swag!](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch)** #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #strange #spooky #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #liveperformance #voiceactors #sfx #music #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #podernfamily #shapeshifters #shapeshifter #robinhood #ad #innerdemons #feminism #identity #workplace #workplaces #demons
November 11, 2018
Horribly noisy and disrespectful neighbors are not an uncommon plight of city life. One beleaguered couple finds that the answer to their ongoing headache just so happens to be lying around in their very cluttered apartment. This episode is supported by **[Audible](https://www.audible.com/fireside)**! With the largest selection of audiobooks on the planet and new Audible Originals, there's no better time than now to become an Audible subscriber. Get a free audiobook, 2 Audible Originals and access to exclusive fitness programs with a 30-day trial. Just go to **[audible.com/FIRESIDE](https://www.audible.com/fireside)** or text FIRESIDE to 500500! "The Sacrifice of Frowzy" was recorded live at The Slipper Room in NYC on October 21st, 2018\. It was part of our 5th podcast season premiere performance, **Shapeshifters**! Cast: Kacie Laforest as Becky Broccoli James Rieser as Carmichael Alain Laforest as Buddy the Super Eirik Davey-Gislason as Officer Bright Michael Pate as Les Ali Silva as Lesley David Linton as Kankata Mary Murphy as Frowzy Song: "Dark Moon" by Ned Miller Performed by Karen Tennison accompanied by Nico Sleator Radio play by Silbin Sandovar Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production Assistant: Louis Paulino Additional support thanks to Heather Donohue Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio & podcast production by Ali Silva Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions Enjoy what we do? **[Become a Patreon Patron to help us keep doing it!](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre)** **[firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)** **[Snag some FMT swag!](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch)** #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #strange #spooky #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #liveperformance #voiceactors #sfx #music #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #podernfamily #shapeshifters #shapeshifter #apartmentlife #neighbors #neighbours #noisyneighbors #noisyneighbours #unhappycouple #apology #clutteredapartment #estatesale #cat #pooka #audible #ad
November 5, 2018
Why do the spirits of the forest sense that there is “murder in the air?” The dreadful answer waits at the end of their nocturnal journey to the darkest edge of the woods... "A Moonlight Flight" was recorded live at The Slipper Room in NYC on October 21st, 2018\. It's the first part of our 5th podcast season premiere performance, **Shapeshifters**! Cast: David Linton as The Falcon Ali Silva as The Cat Eirik Davey-Gislason as The Serpent Kacie Laforest as The Rabbit Mary Murphy as The Doe Michael Pate as The Kit Fox Alain Laforest as The Bear James Rieser as The Wolf Radio play by Silbin Sandovar Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production Assistant: Louis Paulino Additional support thanks to Heather Donohue Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio & podcast production by Ali Silva Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions Enjoy what we do? **[Become a Patreon Patron to help us keep doing it!](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre)** **[firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)** **[Snag some FMT swag!](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch)** #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #strange #spooky #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #liveperformance #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #podernfamily #shapeshifters #shapeshifter #lycanthrope #spiritanimal #darkforest #intothewoods #howl #growl
October 28, 2018
A man encounters a mysterious young boy on a walk around his woodland property. The strange child makes some very morbid boasts about his life in the woods. How seriously should his words be taken? The Midnight Reading is a special series of dramatic readings of lost classics from the world of macabre fiction that have inspired our show, [**Fireside Mystery Theatre**](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com). We hope to encourage you, dear listeners, to embrace the joy of books and to build your own collection of dark literature. Hosted by James Rieser "Gabriel-Ernest" by Saki — read and performed by Ali Silva This episode is sponsored by **[Robinhood](https://fireside.robinhood.com)**, an investing app that lets you buy and sell stocks, ETFs, options, and cryptos - all commission-free. FMT listeners get a FREE stock like Apple, Ford, or Sprint to help build your portfolio! Go to **[fireside.robinhood.com](https://fireside.robinhood.com)**! Created and produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Written by Silbin Sandovar Post-production audio by Ali Silva Theme music by Martina DaSilva Audio recording engineered by Wayne Silver at The Ice Plant Studio in New York City Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions **Support what we do! [Become an FMT Patreon Patron.](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatrep)** **For upcoming live shows go to [firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) /// [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)** #shortstories #darkfiction #weirdfiction #books #literature #reading #fiction #greatauthors #horror #mystery #macabre #unexpected #library #wolves #werewolf #lycanthropy #weird #supernatural #shapeshifters #murder #terror #howling #saki
September 30, 2018
A bizarre sighting upends the lives of the locals who reside in the fishing village of Peter's Pot… "Cakes and Flowers" was recorded live at The Slipper Room in NYC on January 28th, 2018\. It's the final part of our series of nautical nightmares, **Lost at Sea**. This episode is brought to you by **[](https://GreenChef.us/THEATRE)[Green Chef](https://GreenChef.us/THEATRE)**! Green Chef is a USDA-certified organic company that includes everything you need to easily cook delicious meals that you can feel good about too. Get $50 off your first box when you go to **[GreenChef.us/THEATRE](https://GreenChef.us/THEATRE)**! And we wish everyone a happy **#InternationalPodcastDay** with a special **[FMT merch sale](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch)**! Use code **FIRESIDE30** for 30% off everything! Cast: Kacie Laforest as Luke Topham Mary Murphy as Marigold Molly Alain Laforest as Edward Topham Ali Silva as Peri Fentwick David Linton as Mr. Larder Eirik Davey-Gislason as Pembroke James Rieser as Leonard Druskett Michael Pate as Nathan Proud Song: “I Cover The Waterfront” by Johnny Green and Edward Heyman Performed by Susan O’Dea accompanied by Jason Yeager Poem: "Ocean Home" Written and performed by David Linton Radio play by Silbin Sandovar Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Steve Blanco Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio & podcast production by Ali Silva Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions **[Enjoy what we do? Become a patron to help us keep doing it!](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre)** [firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social) [Snag some FMT swag!](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch) #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #podernfamily #nautical #ocean #sea #lostatsea #ships #vessel #sailors #newengland #maritime #fishingvillage #monsters #seamonster #drama #murder #lighthouse #lighthousekeeper #sailor #harpoon #flowers #cakes #whaling #tavern
September 23, 2018
Tensions escalate as a dysfunctional family takes their problems to the high seas for a cryptic cruise... "True North" was recorded live at The Slipper Room in NYC on January 28th, 2018\. It's the 3rd part of our series of nautical nightmares, **Lost at Sea**. Cast: David Linton as Charles Wilcox Eirik Davey-Gislason as Junior Wilcox Michael Pate as Lenny Lawrence Ali Silva as Lily Lawrence Wilcox Mary Murphy as Candy Wilcox Kacie Laforest as Clarissa Wilcox James Rieser as The Captain Alain Laforest as The First Mate Gustavo Rodriguez as Pavel Wilcox Song: “Harbor Lights” by Jimmy Kennedy & Wilhelm Grosz Performed by Susan O’Dea accompanied by Jason Yeager Radio play by Courtenay Gillean Cholovich Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Steve Blanco Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio & podcast production by Ali Silva Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions Enjoy what we do? **[Become a patron to help us keep doing it!](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre)** **[firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)** **[Snag some FMT swag!](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch)** #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #podernfamily #nautical #ocean #sea #lostatsea #ghosts #ships #vessel #sailors #ships #seacruise #family #familyvacation #ghosts #betrayal #dysfunctionalfamily #mysterious #stars #northstar #truenorth #polaris
September 16, 2018
A grieving lover makes a startling and tragic discovery on a visit to a graveyard in this chillingly atmospheric sketch by the master of the short story, Guy de Maupassant. The Midnight Reading is a special series of dramatic readings of lost classics from the world of macabre fiction that have inspired our show, **[Fireside Mystery Theatre](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com)**. We hope to encourage you, dear listeners, to embrace the joy of books and to build your own collection of dark literature. Hosted by Ali Silva "Was It a Dream?" by Guy de Maupassant — read and performed by James Rieser Created and produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Written by Silbin Sandovar Post-production audio by Ali Silva Theme music by Martina DaSilva Audio recording engineered by Wayne Silver at The Ice Plant Studio in New York City Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions Support what we do! **[Become an FMT Patreon Patron](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre)**. For upcoming live shows go to: **[firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com)** /// **[@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)** #shortstories #darkfiction #weirdfiction #books #literature #reading #fiction #greatauthors #horror #mystery #macabre #unexpected #library #frenchliterature #graveyards #tombs #ghosts #ghoststories #twist #lovers #tombstones #undead #cemetery #supernatural #paranormal #guydemaupassant
September 9, 2018
A sizeable inheritance threatens to come between a man and his wife. Perhaps a nice trip to explore strange and distant lands might help settle things? From the mordant pen of John Collier. The Midnight Reading is a special series of dramatic readings of lost classics from the world of macabre fiction that have inspired our show, **[Fireside Mystery Theatre](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com)**. We hope to encourage you, dear listeners, to embrace the joy of books and to build your own collection of dark literature. Hosted by Ali Silva "Incident on a Lake” by John Collier — read and performed by Mary Murphy Created and produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Written by Silbin Sandovar Post-production audio by Ali Silva Theme music by Martina DaSilva Audio recording engineered by Wayne Silver at The Ice Plant Studio in New York City Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions Support what we do! **[Become an FMT Patreon Patron](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatrep)**. For upcoming live shows go to: **[firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com)** /// **[@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)** #shortstories #darkfiction #weirdfiction #books #literature #reading #fiction #greatauthors #horror #mystery #macabre #unexpected #library #marriage #travel #exotic #jungle #mysterious #ripleysbelieveitornot #weird #strangecreatures #humor #darkcomedy #satire #johncollier
August 26, 2018
Settle in for the tortured tale of the good ship Mary Clare and the ill-fated woman who was her namesake… Take it from FMT Co-Captain Gus Rodriguez, [**Mack Weldon**](https://www.mackweldon.com) is better than whatever you're wearing right now! Go to [**mackweldon.com**](https://www.mackweldon.com) and use promo code [**FIRESIDE**](https://www.mackweldon.com) to get 20% off your first order! "Becalmed" was recorded live at The Slipper Room in NYC on January 28th, 2018\. It's part of our series of nautical nightmares, **Lost at Sea**. Cast: James Rieser as Bosun Hardy Alain Laforest as Mr. Fleck Ali Silva as The Cabin Boy and Rebecca Kacie Laforest as Mary Clare Eirik Davey-Gislason as Thomas Fain Michael Pate as Captain Meek Mary Murphy as Mrs. Villiers David Linton as Mr. Wright Song: “Old Cape Cod” by Milton Yakus, Claire Rothrock & Irwin Pincus Performed by Susan O’Dea accompanied by Jason Yeager Radio play by Silbin Sandovar Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Steve Blanco Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio & podcast production by Ali Silva Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions [**Enjoy what we do? Become a patron to help us keep doing it!**](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre) [firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social) [Snag some FMT swag!](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch) #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #podernfamily #weird #nautical #ocean #sea #lostatsea #ghosts #ships #vessel #sailors #ships #boatswain #bosun #captain #ghostship #lovestory #becalmed #murder
August 19, 2018
When a disaster occurs at sea, it brings out the best in some, the absolute worst in others... "The Open Boat" was recorded live at The Slipper Room in NYC on January 28th, 2018\. It's the first part of our great nautical nightmare, **Lost at Sea**. Cast: James Rieser as Yardley Betters David Linton as Horace Kacie Laforest as Lilah Gustavo Rodriguez as Father Moretti Alain Laforest as Hanson Eirik Davey-Gislason as Ike Mary Murphy as Mrs. Hellerman Michael Pate Dr. Hellerman Ali Silva as The Narrator Poem: “The Yarn of The Nancy Bell” by William S. Gilbert Performed by David Linton Radio play by Silbin Sandovar Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Steve Blanco Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio & podcast production by Ali Silva Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions **[Enjoy what we do? Become a patron to help us keep doing it!](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre)** **[firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)** [**Snag some FMT swag!**](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch) #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #podernfamily #weird #nautical #ocean #sea #lostatsea #ghosts #shipwreck #disaster #sinking #ships #vessel #nightmare
August 12, 2018
A timid man is persuaded to take a chance and chooses a path quite different from the one he comfortably walks — a path that could lead him into some serious danger... "The Usual" was recorded live on May 27th, 2018\. It was part of our show, **The Electric Chair**. We at Fireside Mystery Theatre present these stories without prejudice or agenda. Our tales of the electric chair are not meant to condemn nor condone. Rather, they are meant as an expression of our persistent exploration of the dark and unsettling. Featured in this episode: Alain Laforest as Jack Henry Lester Ali Silva as Judy James Kleinmann as Mr. Sutton Eirik Davey-Gislason as Stu and Tip Kacie Laforest as Irma Michael Pate as Rollo Mary Murphy as Mae Kelly David Linton as Harold Carlton Gustavo Rodriguez as The Guard Musical Performance: "I Shall Be Released" by Bob Dylan Performed by Karen Tennison accompanied by Noel Carey Poem: "A Prayer from Death Row" Written and performed by David Linton Radio play by Silbin Sandovar Directed by Ali Silva & Gustavo Rodriguez Special research by Courtenay Gillean Cholovich with thanks to Kentucky Supreme Court Justice Bill Cunningham and the staff of the Kentucky State Penitentiary. Musical score improvised by Noel Carey Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production Coordinator: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio & podcast production by Ali Silva Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves, & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions [**Like what we do? Become a patron and help us keep doing it!**](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre) [firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social) [Snag some FMT swag!](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch) #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #podernfamily #macabre #weird #kentucky #electricchair #executions #murder #noir #deathrow #deathpenalty #crime #twistoffate #femmefatale #gangsters #timid #electricchair #death #reverend #advice #sermon #bureaucrat #prison #courts #lawyer #underworld #mob #mobsters
August 5, 2018
A tragic tale of a sweet woman whose sweetest dreams turn most deadly... "Hope's Land of Candy" was recorded live on May 27th, 2018\. It was part of our show, **The Electric Chair**. We at Fireside Mystery Theatre present these stories without prejudice or agenda. Our tales of the electric chair are not meant to condemn nor condone. Rather, they are meant as an expression of our persistent exploration of the dark and unsettling. Featured in this episode: Ali Silva as Hope Ridley Kacie Laforest as Sister Prudence Michael Pate as Marvin Ridley Mary Murphy as Aunt Lil Eirik Davey-Gislason as Alvin James Kleinmann as Matthews James Rieser as Robert Elms Alain Laforest as Jessup, The Prison Guard David Linton as Hope's Uncle Troy Musical Performance: "I Gotta Get a Message To You" by Barry, Maurice, and Robin Gibb Performed by Karen Tennison accompanied by Noel Carey Radio play by Silbin Sandovar Directed by Ali Silva & Gustavo Rodriguez Special research by Courtenay Gillean Cholovich with thanks to Kentucky Supreme Court Justice Bill Cunningham and the staff of the Kentucky State Penitentiary. Musical score improvised by Noel Carey Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production Coordinator: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio & podcast production by Ali Silva Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves, & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions **[Like what we do? Become a patron and help us keep doing it!](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre)** [firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social) [Snag some FMT swag!](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch) #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #podernfamily #macabre #weird #kentucky #electricchair #executions #murder #noir #crimesofpassion #crimeofpassion #candystore #confectionary #candy #sweets #mystery #nuns #deathrow #deathpenalty #domesticabuse #marriage #affairs #loveaffair #infidelity #lovetriangle #twist #crime
July 15, 2018
The tale of Tan Jacobs' path to the electric chair is quite a shocker. Even though it was written for him at birth… "Guilty as Charged" was recorded live on May 27th, 2018\. It was part of our show, **The Electric Chair**. We at Fireside Mystery Theatre present these stories without prejudice or agenda. Our tales of the electric chair are not meant to condemn nor condone. Rather, they are meant as an expression of our persistent exploration of the dark and unsettling. Featured in this episode: James Rieser as The Warden David Linton as The Judge James Kleinmann as Tan Jacobs Ali Silva as Ma Jacobs Mary Murphy as Young Tan Jacobs Michael Pate as Father Jacobs Eirik Davey-Gislason as The Doctor Kacie Laforest as The Nurse and The Victim Alain Laforest as The Announcer Musical Performance: "Sing Me Back Home" by Merle Haggard Performed by Karen Tennison accompanied by Noel Carey Radio play by Courtenay Gillean Cholovich Directed by Ali Silva & Gustavo Rodriguez Special research by Courtenay Gillean Cholovich with thanks to Kentucky Supreme Court Justice Bill Cunningham and the staff of the Kentucky State Penitentiary. Musical score improvised by Noel Carey Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production Coordinator: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves, & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions [**Like what we do? Become a patron and help us keep doing it!**](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre) [firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social) [Snag some FMT swag!](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch) #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #podernfamily #macabre #weird #kentucky #electricchair #executions #electricity #electricshocks #murder #pyschopath #murderer #homicide #deathrow #killer #warden #supernatural #paranormal #immortality
July 1, 2018
A motley group of the condemned are unable to leave the place where they each met their fate… "Seven In The Picture" was recorded live on May 27th, 2018\. It was part of our show, **The Electric Chair**. This episode is brought to you by [ForHims.com](https://www.forhims.com/fireside), a one-stop shop for hair loss, skin care, and sexual wellness for men. FMT listeners can get a trial month of Hims for just $5 at [**ForHims.com/fireside**](https://www.forhims.com/fireside)! Hims. Prescription solutions backed by science. Special thanks to Kentucky Supreme Court Justice Bill Cunningham and the staff of the Kentucky State Penitentiary. ***Please be warned: This episode includes an audio clip of frank discussion of the grisly details of true events. It may not be suitable for all of our listeners. We at Fireside Mystery Theatre present these stories without prejudice or agenda. Our tales of the electric chair are not meant to condemn nor condone. Rather, they are meant as an expression of our persistent exploration of the dark and unsettling. Featured in this episode: James Rieser as Orlando "Red" Seymour Alain Laforest as Hascue Dockery Eirik Davey-Gislason as Charles Mitra James Kleinmann as Milford Lawson Michael Pate as William Moore David Linton as James Howard Gustavo Rodriguez as Clarence McQueen Mary Murphy & Kacie Laforest as the True Crime Podcasters Ali Silva as the Narrator Radio play by Silbin Sandovar & Courtenay Gillean Cholovich Special research by Courtenay Gillean Cholovich Directed by Ali Silva & Gustavo Rodriguez Musical score improvised by Noel Carey Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production Coordinator: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves, & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 **Fireside Mystery Productions** **[Like what we do? Become a patron and help us keep doing it!](https://www.patreon.com/firesidemysterytheatre)** [firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social) [Snag some FMT swag!](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch) #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #podernfamily #macabre #weird #kentucky #electricchair #executions #murder #ghosts #podcasters #podcast #truecrime #truecrimepodcast #photography #deathpenalty #capitalpunishment #deathhouse #deathrow #historicalfiction
June 18, 2018
A mysterious menace lurks on the carnival grounds of the Sunken Harbor Strawberry Festival. Will Mr. Sheldon and Rabbi Berman be able to stop a potential disaster? "The Scrambler" is the thrilling finale to our four-part saga that is **Sunken Harbor: The Strawberry Festival**. Featured in this episode: James Rieser as Mr. Sheldon Kacie Laforest as Rabbi Rachel Berman Alain Laforest as Simon Perdido Eirik Davey-Gislason as Sheriff Ulster David Linton as Derek Hobney Ali Silva as Mayor Diana Belfair Mary Murphy as Lynne Belfair & Annie Michael Pate as Robbie "Cobra" Kleinman & The One Who Asks Gustavo Rodriguez as The One Who Tells Song: “If You Gotta Make a Fool of Somebody” by Rudy Clark performed by Martina DaSilva accompanied by Nico Sleator Poem: "Praise Be" written and performed by David Linton Radio play by Silbin Sandovar Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator Sound Effects Designer & Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production Coordinator: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves, & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 **Fireside Mystery Productions** **[firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)** **[Snag some FMT swag!](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch)** #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #podernfamily #sunkenharbor #strawberries #strawberry #festival #strawberryfestival #longisland #mystery #macabre #sculptor #sculpture #fire #smalltown #murder #fridge #farms #harvest #rabbi #northfork #weird #strange #odd #golem #clay #murdermystery #macabre #carnival #carnivalrides #scramblerride #visions #psychic #dreams #premonitions #funhouse
June 10, 2018
Mr. Sheldon and Rabbi Berman go snooping around an off-limits area of town only to find something most sinister... "Sheldon's Glove" is the third of a four-part saga that is **Sunken Harbor: The Strawberry Festival**. Be sure to check out the fantastic new audio drama mini-series by the makers of the Breaking Walls podcast: **[A Man Named Marlowe](http://thewallbreakers.com)**. You're sure to enjoy it! Find it in the Breaking Walls podcast feed or at **[thewallbreakers.com](http://thewallbreakers.com).** Featured in this episode: James Rieser as Mr. Sheldon Kacie Laforest as Rabbi Rachel Berman Ali Silva as Mayor Diana Belfair Eirik Davey-Gislason as Sheriff Ulster David Linton as Derek Hobney Mary Murphy as Lynne Belfair & Annie Michael Pate as Robbie "Cobra" Kleinman Alain Laforest as Simon Perdido Song: “Have Thine Own Way Lord” by Adelaide A. Pollard & George C. Stebbins performed by Martina DaSilva accompanied by Nico Sleator Radio play by Silbin Sandovar Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production Coordinator: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves, & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 **Fireside Mystery Productions** **[firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com)** **[@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)** [**Snag some FMT swag!**](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch) [](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch) #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #podernfamily #sunkenharbor #strawberries #strawberry #festival #strawberryfestival #longisland #mystery #macabre #sculptor #sculpture #fire #smalltown #murder #fridge #farms #harvest #rabbi #northfork #weird #strange #odd #rabbi #golem #clay #murdermystery #macabre #farmstand #farmer #sideshow #sideshowperformer #gloves #whitecottongloves
June 3, 2018
Don't ever fail to return a phone call from Simon Perdido. It could be worse… He could call on you in person. "Cool Heads" is the second of a four-part saga that is **Sunken Harbor: The Strawberry Festival**. This episode is brought to you by [**ForHims.com**](https://www.forhims.com/fireside), a one-stop shop for hair loss, skincare, and sexual wellness for men. FMT listeners can get a trial month of Hims for just $5 at [**ForHims.com/fireside**](https://www.forhims.com/fireside)! Hims. Prescription solutions backed by science. Featured in this episode: Alain Laforest as Simon Perdido Eirik Davey-Gislason as Sheriff Ulster David Linton as Derek Hobney Mary Murphy as Lynne Belfair & Annie Michael Pate as Robbie "Cobra" Kleinman & Bill Nocelli James Rieser as Mr. Sheldon Kacie Laforest as Rabbi Rachel Berman Ali Silva as Mayor Diana Belfair Song: “You Showed Me” by Roger McGuinn & Gene Clark performed by Martina DaSilva accompanied by Nico Sleator Radio play by Silbin Sandovar Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production Coordinator: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves, & Rebecca Graves for **Fireside Mystery Productions** Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions **[firesidemysterytheatre.com](http://firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](http://firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)** [**Snag some FMT swag!**](http://firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch) #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #podernfamily #sunkenharbor #strawberries #strawberry #festival #strawberryfestival #longisland #mystery #macabre #sculptor #sculpture #weird #fire #smalltown #murder #fridge #farms #harvest #rabbi #northfork
May 21, 2018
A pitiful strawberry harvest could spell trouble for small-town Sunken Harbor’s most popular, beloved, and relied-upon summer festival. "Cistern Cissy" is the first of a four-part saga that is **Sunken Harbor: The Strawberry Festival**. Help us help the Starkey Hearing Foundation and audioBoom give the gift of hearing to millions worldwide. Go to [ListenInCampaign.org](http://listenincampaign.org). Featured in this episode: Ali Silva as Mayor Diana Belfair and Cissy James Rieser as Mr. Sheldon Alain Laforest as Simon Perdido Eirik Davey-Gislason as Sheriff Ulster Mary Murphy as Lynne Belfair and Annie David Linton as Derek Hobney Michael Pate as The One Who Asks Gustavo Rodriguez as The One Who Tells Radio play by Silbin Sandovar Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Nico Sleator Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production Coordinator: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves, & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions [firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social) [Snag some FMT swag!](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch) #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #podernfamily #sunkenharbor #strawberries #strawberry #festival #strawberryfestival #gardening #longisland #english #mystery #macabre #sculptor #sculpture #weird #youtube #youtuber #socialmedia #fire #smalltown
May 13, 2018
Nellie Bly goes up against her greatest rival yet: the cunning and mysterious Mrs. Allie Clemishere… This episode is brought to you by [ForHims.com](https://www.forhims.com/fireside), a one-stop shop for hair loss, skincare, and sexual wellness for men. FMT listeners can get a trial month of Hims for just $5 at [**ForHims.com/fireside**](https://www.forhims.com/fireside)! Hims. Prescription solutions backed by science. "February 18th, 1894: The Siren of The Coleman House" is our final installment from **The Secret Files of Nellie Bly**. Recorded live at The Slipper Room on March 25th, 2018. Featured in this episode: Ali Silva as Nellie Bly David Linton as Arthur Brisbane Alain Laforest as Joseph Pulitzer Mary Murphy as Mrs. Clemishere & Mrs. Kilcuddy Eirik Davey-Gislason as Pat Sheedy Kacie Laforest as Elizabeth Bisland Musical performance: “Nelly Bly” by Stephen Foster performed by Martina DaSilva accompanied by Nico Sleator Radio play by Silbin Sandovar Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Steve Blanco Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production Coordinator: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves, & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 **Fireside Mystery Productions** [firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social) [Snag some FMT swag!](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch) #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #podernfamily #nelliebly #greatwomen #journalist #writer #newspapers #reporter #expose #history #nineteenthcentury #journalism #newspaper #mystery #womenshistory #equality #newyorkcity #NYChistory #josephpulitzer #newyorkworld #expose #undercoverreporter #disguises #gambling #poker #gamesofchance #josephpulitzer #gamblingden
April 23, 2018
Nellie Bly will do anything and go anywhere to get a story — even if it means spending a night in a "haunted" house... To celebrate World Book Day, all of our FMT merch is on sale from 4/23 to 4/25! [Click here](https://www.teepublic.com/c/_wl5Hnx2mMPRxKD55t3Zqg?redirect=/stores/firesidemysterytheatre) or use code **READ30** at check out. [firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch) "February 4th, 1894: Nellie Bly & The Ghost" is the third of four installments from **The Secret Files of Nellie Bly**. Recorded live at The Slipper Room on March 25th, 2018. Featured in this episode: Ali Silva as Nellie Bly David Linton as Arthur Brisbane Alain Laforest as Joseph Pulitzer Mary Murphy as Mrs. Kilcuddy Eirik Davey-Gislason as Ben Wilkins Kacie Laforest as Joy Wilkins Musical performance: “Put That Knife Away, Nelly” by Maxwell, Herrick, Haynes, & Burns performed by Martina DaSilva accompanied by Nico Sleator Radio play by Silbin Sandovar Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Steve Blanco Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production Coordinator: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves, & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions **[firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)** **[Snag some FMT swag!](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch)** #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #podernfamily #nelliebly #greatwomen #journalist #writer #newspapers #reporter #expose #suffrage #history #nineteenthcentury #journalism #paranormal #interview #newspaper #mystery #womenshistory #womensrights #equality #ghosts #ghoststory #hauntedhouse #newyorkcity #NYChistory #newjersey #josephpulitzer #newyorkworld
April 15, 2018
Many of you may know the famous story by Nellie Bly, "Ten Days in a Mad-House," her groundbreaking exposé of the insane asylum on Blackwell's Island… But do you really? This episode is brought to you by [ForHims.com](https://www.forhims.com/fireside), a one-stop shop for hair loss, skincare, and sexual wellness for men. FMT listeners can get a trial month of Hims for just $5 at [**ForHims.com/fireside**](https://www.forhims.com/fireside)! Hims. Prescription solutions backed by science. "The Eleventh Day" is the second of four installments from **The Secret Files of Nellie Bly**. Recorded live at The Slipper Room on March 25th, 2018. Featured in this episode: David Linton as Arthur Brisbane Ali Silva as Nellie Bly Alain Laforest as Joseph Pulitzer and The Police Officer Mary Murphy as The Matron and The Girl Eirik Davey-Gislason as The Doctor and The Guard Kacie Laforest as The Patient Musical performance: “Frankie and Johnny” is a traditional arrangement performed by Martina DaSilva accompanied by Nico Sleator Radio play by Courtenay Gillean Cholovich Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Steve Blanco Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production Coordinator: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves, & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions **[firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social)** [**Snag some FMT swag!**](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch) #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #podernfamily #nelliebly #greatwomen #journalist #writer #newspapers #reporter #blackwellsisland #tendaysinamadhouse #asylum #mentalinstitution #undercover #expose #suffrage #history #nineteenthcentury #journalism #psychic #paranormal #interview #newspaper #mystery #womenshistory #newyorkcity #NYChistory #womensrights #equality
April 8, 2018
Nellie Bly lands the interview of a lifetime. But the juiciest bits of it are stated off the record... The first of four installments from **The Secret Files of Nellie Bly**. Recorded live at The Slipper Room on March 25th, 2018. Featured in this episode: David Linton as Arthur Brisbane Ali Silva as Nellie Bly Mary Murphy as Susan B. Anthony Eirik Davey-Gislason as The Newspaper Barker & Seller Mary Murphy, Alain Laforest, Kacie Laforest & Gustavo Rodriguez as The Newspaper Readers Musical performance: “Nelly Bly” written by Stephen Foster performed by Martina DaSilva accompanied by Nico Sleator Radio play by Silbin Sandovar Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Steve Blanco Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production Coordinator: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves, & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions [firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social) [Snag some FMT swag!](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch) #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #weird #radio #audiodramasunday #podernfamily #nelliebly #greatwomen #susanbanthony #suffrage #history #journalism #psychic #paranormal #interview #newspaper #journalist #reporter #mystery #womenshistory #newyorkcity #NYChistory #womensrights #equality
April 1, 2018
Perpetual slouch Phil Bowers hopes to make his good fortune by trying to unravel the mystery of an enigmatic door. Based on the short story by Charlotte Riddell. "The Open Door" is a radio play from our live show, **The Female of The Species**, recorded 2/25/18 at The Slipper Room in NYC. Featured in the cast: Michael Pate as Phil Bowers Kacie Laforest at Jackie James Rieser as Fryer Alain Laforest as Mr. Carrison Rashmi Singh as Patty James Kleinmann as Mr. Ladlow Ali Silva as Evelyn David Linton as Dr. Mattox Lauren Elder as Mrs. Ladlow Radio play by Gabriella Miyares adapted from the short story by Charlotte Riddell Musical performance: “I'm a Woman”  written by Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller sung by Martina DaSilva accompanied by Brad Whiteley Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Brad Whiteley Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Sean Hagerty Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Theme music by Jason Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves, & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions [firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social) [Snag some FMT swag!](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch) #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #weird #radio #creepy #eerie #strange  #ghosts #ghoststories #betrayal #secrets #charlotteriddell #theopendoor #door #hauntedhouses #womenauthors #mystery #ghost #weirdstories #weird #comedy #suspense #womenwriter #womenwriters #femalewriter #femalewriters #womenshistorymonth #audiodramasunday #podernfamily
March 25, 2018
There is no love lost between the Duke and Duchess Ercole.  A sinner's cruel fate is set in stone. Based on the short story by Edith Wharton. This episode (our 100th!) is brought to you by **Audible**, provider of an amazing and unmatched selection of audiobooks and audio products available to listen on any device. FMT listeners can get a free audiobook with a 30-day trial membership! Just go to [**audible.com/fireside**](https://www.audible.com/fireside) or **text FIRESIDE to 500-500**! "The Duchess at Prayer" is a radio play from our live show, **The Female of The Species**, recorded 2/25/18 at The Slipper Room in NYC. Featured in the cast: Kacie Laforest as The Traveler Michael Pate as The Old Man Lauren Elder as The Duchess James Rieser as The Duke Ali Silva as Nencia Rashmi Singh as Ursula James Kleinmann as Ascanio Alain Laforest as The Chaplain Radio play by Rebecca Graves adapted from the short story by Edith Wharton Musical performance: “The Kiss” written by Judee Sill sung by Martina DaSilva accompanied by Brad Whiteley Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Brad Whiteley Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Sean Hagerty Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Theme music by Jason Graves Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves, & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions [firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social) [Snag some FMT swag!](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch) #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #weird #radio #creepy #eerie #strange #edithwharton #ghosts #ghoststories #nobility #italy #classic #womenauthors #womanauthor #crypt #statue #saintblandina #relic #servants #betrayal #secrets #womenwriter #womenwriters #femalewriter #femalewriters #womenshistorymonth #audiodramasunday #podernfamily
March 18, 2018
"If you hear me once…then you'll hear me again…" The words of a strange song haunt the waking thoughts of a woman. Based on the short story by Vernon Lee. This episode is brought to you by [ForHims.com](https://www.forhims.com/fireside), a one-stop shop for hair loss, skincare, and sexual wellness for men. FMT listeners can get a trial month of Hims for just $5 at [ForHims.com/fireside](https://www.forhims.com/fireside)! Hims. Prescription solutions backed by science. "Encore in the East Village" is a radio play from our live show, **The Female of The Species**, recorded 2/25/18 at The Slipper Room in NYC. Featured in the cast: Kacie Laforest as Monica Lauren Elder as The Ghostly Singer/Songwriter Rashmi Singh as Tera Michael Pate as Barry James Kleinmann as Alex Ali Silva as Myrna James Rieser as Myron Alain Laforest as Von Chessum David Linton as The Barber Radio play by Courtenay Gillean Cholovich adapted from the short story, "A Culture-Ghost," by Vernon Lee Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Brad Whiteley Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Sean Hagerty Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Theme music by Jason Graves Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves, & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions [firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social) [Snag some FMT swag!](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch) #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #weird #radio #creepy #eerie #strange #eastvillage #newyorkcity #music #songs #mystery #ghost #ghoststories #tunes #haunting #vernonlee #womenwriter #womenwriters #femalewriter #femalewriters #womenshistorymonth #audiodramasunday #podernfamily
March 11, 2018
It seems there is only one man who can locate one of the world's greatest writers when she's gone missing… "Hercule Meets His Maker" is a radio play from our live show, **The Female of The Species**, recorded 2/25/18 at The Slipper Room in NYC. Featured in the cast: Ali Silva as Agatha Christie James Kleinmann as Hercule Poirot Rashmi Singh as Miss Marple Alain Laforest as Tommy Beresford Kacie Laforest as Tuppence Beresford Michael Pate as Parker Pyne James Rieser as Captain Hastings Lauren Elder as The Maid David Linton as The Narrator Original story and radio play by Mary Rodriguez based on a concept by Ali Silva Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Brad Whiteley Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Sean Hagerty Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Theme music by Jason Graves Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves, & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions [firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) [@firesidemystery](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/social) Snag some FMT swag from [our merch store](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch)! #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #radioplay #weird #radio #creepy #eerie #strange #agathachristie #herculepoirot #missmarple #mystery #writer #author #imagination #vanishing #disappearance #womenwriters #femalewriter #womenshistorymonth #audiodramasunday #podernfamily
March 4, 2018
Our saga at Sunken Harbor continues from our last outing in the creepy town: ["The Cradle of Aviation" (ep 28.2)](https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/28-2-sunken-harbor-the-cradle-of-aviation/id931302188?i=1000389441261&mt=2). A retired wax sculptor is drawn into a very curious assignment. Meanwhile, our usual motley crew of locals muddles through the aftermath of a tragedy… "Sunken Harbor: We are the Clay" is a radio play from our live show, The Master's Hand, recorded 12/10/17 at The Slipper Room in NYC. Featured in the cast: James Rieser as Mr. Sheldon Alain Laforest as Simon Perdido Eirik Davey-Gislason as Sheriff Ulster Michael Pate as Cobra Kleinman & The One Who Asks Mary Murphy as Lynne Belfair Ali Silva as Mayor Diana Belfair David Linton as Derek Hobney Kacie Laforest as Rabbi Rachel Berman Gustavo Rodriguez as The One Who Tells and Delivery Guy The song, “One Hundred Pounds of Clay,” by Kay Rogers, Luther Dixon, and Bob Elgin, was performed by Susan O’Dea accompanied by Nico Sleator. Original story and radioplay by Silbin Sandovar Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Steve Blanco Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production coordinator: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves, & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions **Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions** **[firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) @firesidemystery** [Snag some FMT swag from our merch store!](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch) #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #weird #radio #creepy #eerie #strange #sunkenharbor #clay #mrsheldon #mayorbelfair #simonperdido #sculptor #weird #rabbi #golem #statues #strange #mysterious #schubert #somewheremylove #audiodramasunday #podernfamily
February 11, 2018
How about a truly twisted take on a much loved fairy tale? In our version, Geppetto has much to answer for… "Another Pinocchio" is a radio play from our live show, **The Master's Hand**, recorded 12/10/17 at The Slipper Room in NYC. Featured in the cast: David Linton as The Woodcutter Michael Pate as Salvatore Eirik Davey-Gislason as Geppetto Ali Silva as Pinocchio James Rieser as The Mayor Alain Laforest as Alonzo Mary Murphy as Bella Kacie Laforest as Lizabeta Gustavo Rodriguez as The Farmer The song, “Wooden Heart” by Fred Wise, Ben Weisman, Kay Twomey and Bert Kaempfert, was performed by Susan O’Dea accompanied by Nico Sleator. Original story and radioplay by Brian Wallace Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Steve Blanco Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production coordinator: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions [firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) @firesidemystery Snag some FMT swag from our [merch store](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch)! #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #weird #radio #creepy #eerie #strange #pinocchio #carlocollodi #fairytales #geppetto #murder #childmurder #filicide #sculptor #predators #puppets #marionettes #fire #wood #woodwork #audiodramasunday #podernfamily
February 4, 2018
In Ancient Greece, two brothers stand at the center of a drama that will affect the very nature of life, art, and humanity… "The Divine Gift" is a radio play from our live show, **The Master's Hand**, recorded 12/10/17 at The Slipper Room in NYC. Featured in the cast: Eirik Davey-Gislason as Mendacius, Marcus & Urania Mary Murphy as Beatus, Bonnie & Terpsichore Ali Silva as Calliope & The Stranger Kacie Laforest as Erato & Apate David Linton as The Tour Guide, Clio & Odysseus Michael Pate as Euterpe, Heracles & The Messenger Alain Laforest as Thalia & Perseus James Rieser as Melpomene, Achilles & The Father The song, “Portrait of my Love” by Norman Newell and Cyril Omadel, was performed by Susan O’Dea accompanied by Nico Sleator. Original story and radioplay by Courtenay Gillean Cholovich Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Musical score improvised by Steve Blanco Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production coordinator: Brontis Shane Orengo Theme music by Jason Graves Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions [](http://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com)[firesidemysterytheatre.com](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) @firesidemystery Snag some swag from our [FMT merch store](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch)! #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #weird #radio #creepy #eerie #strange #ancientgreece #greekgods #mythology #muses #divinemuses #tragedy #comedy #fratricide #rivalry #art #divinity #curses
January 18, 2018
A formidable presence distracts a gathering of grey-haired painters… "Tuesday Art Group" is our first episode of 2018 and a small taste of what's to come from a show where we muse on the creepier side of artists and their art, creators and their creations. The Master's Hand was recorded live 12/10/17 at The Slipper Room in NYC. Featured in the cast: Eirik Davey-Gislason as Stu Kacie Laforest as Dorothy Mary Murphy as Liz David Linton as Ian Michael Pate as Berto Alain Laforest as Jimbo James Rieser as Ethery Original story and radioplay by Silbin Sandovar Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Musical score improvised by Steve Blanco Theme music by Jason Graves Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production coordinator: Brontis Shane Orengo Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions [firesidemysterytheatre.com](http://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com) @firesidemystery Check out our [FMT merch](https://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch)! #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #weird #radio #creepy #eerie #strange #painting #artgroup #portraits #paintings #artists #seniors #death #premonitions
December 30, 2017
Vicky Simsbury embarks on a journey through loneliness and loss to find love and self-discovery with the help of someone from beyond. FMT New Year's swag sale 12/30-1/2! **Everything** is 30% off when you go to [](http://firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch)[our merch page](http://firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch "FMT merch page") and use coupon code LASTSAVE'17 Holiday Haunts 2017 was recorded live 11/26/17 at The Slipper Room in NYC. Featured in the cast: Ali Silva as Vicky David Linton as Fred the Postman Eirik Davey-Gislason as Stan Kacie Laforest as Anne-Marie Michael Pate as Kevin Alain Laforest as Dr. Vincent James Kleinmann as Harold Original story and radioplay by Silbin Sandovar Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Musical score improvised by Steve Blanco Theme music by Jason Graves Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production coordinator: Dalia Morali Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2017 Fireside Mystery Productions [](http://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com)[firesidemysterytheatre.com](http://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com "FMT website") @firesidemystery #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #weird #radio #creepy #eerie #strange #christmas #holidays #ghoststories #heartwarming #friends #friendship #afterlife #mail #letters #christmascards #tistheseason #love #christmasdecorations #horseracing #journey #bestfriends
December 22, 2017
Sherri Dawes is the new software engineer at Spry Industries, and she's arrived just in time for the company's epic holiday party… This episode is sponsored by Fifth and Maiden! Check out the official jeweler of FMT on Instagram @fifthandmaiden and fifthandmaiden.com. Get 15% off plus free tax and shipping in the 48 states when you request "a bit of shimmer…" Holiday Haunts 2017 was recorded live 11/26/17 at The Slipper Room in NYC. Featured in the cast: Kacie Laforest as Sherri Dawes Ali Silva as Kay David Linton as Cliff Gardner Michael Pate as Tucker Alain Laforest as Drake Eirik Davey-Gislason as Devlin James Kleinmann as Mr. Spry Original story and radioplay by Silbin Sandovar Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Musical score improvised by Steve Blanco Theme music by Jason Graves Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production coordinator: Dalia Morali Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2017 Fireside Mystery Productions http://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com @firesidemystery #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #weird #radio #creepy #eerie #strange #officeholidayparty #holidays #christmas #creepychristmas #startups #tech #startupworld #sexism #feminism #women #predator #fun #monsters #humanresources #equality
December 14, 2017
Door to door they go to sing songs of holiday cheer… But has this cranky crew of carolers stayed out a bit too late? This episode is sponsored by Design My Soap! Create your very own all-natural bar soaps that are just right for you! Choose from different formulas, scents, and exfoliants that work best for you and your skin type. Go to https://www.DesignMySoap.com and get a free Fireside Mystery Theatre-branded vegan lip balm when you use the coupon code FIRESIDE at checkout! Holiday Haunts 2017 was recorded live 11/26/17 at The Slipper Room in NYC. Featured in the cast:  Alain Laforest as Dean  David Linton as Phil  Michael Pate as Doug  Eirik Davey-Gislason as Mick  Kacie Laforest & James Kleinmann as The Young Couple Musical performance: “This Time of Year” by Brook Benton & Clyde Otis, performed by Martina DaSilva and accompanied by Nico Sleator Original story and radioplay by Silbin Sandovar Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Musical score improvised by Steve Blanco Theme music by Jason Graves Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production coordinator: Dalia Morali Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2017 Fireside Mystery Productions http://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com @firesidemystery #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #weird #radio #creepy #eerie #strange #carolers #caroling #christmassongs #christmascarols #holidayseason #creepychristmas #charity #doortodoor #barflies #conmen #shortcons #jinglebells #christmascheer
December 7, 2017
Sometimes no matter how hard you try to be good for Santa, there's always someone…or something…there to lead you astray. This episode is sponsored by BarkBox! Treat your furry BFF to new and exciting treats and toys every month! Go to http://barkbox.com/mystery and get a FREE EXTRA MONTH of BarkBox, when you subscribe to a 6 or 12 month plan! FMT merch sale! All tees on sale for $14 through 12/13\. Get them Xmas prezzies for yourself or your beloved FMT fan at http://firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch. Holiday Haunts 2017 was recorded live 11/26/17 at The Slipper Room in NYC. Featured in the cast: Kacie Laforest as Kendall  Alain Laforest as Jonathan  David Linton as The Grandpa  Michael Pate as Uncle Dale  Ali Silva as Charlie  Eirik Davey-Gislason as The Elf  James Kleinmann as Dr. Christian Musical performance: “The Little Boy That Santa Claus Forgot” by Michael Carr and Tommie Connor, performed by Martina DaSilva and accompanied by Nico Sleator Poem: "The Boy Who Laughed at Santa Claus," by Ogden Nash, performed by David Linton Original story and radioplay by Silbin Sandovar Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Musical score improvised by Steve Blanco Theme music by Jason Graves Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production coordinator: Dalia Morali Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2017 Fireside Mystery Productions http://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com @firesidemystery #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #weird #radio #creepy #eerie #strange #theelfontheshelf #christmas #holidays #holidayseason #nightmares #creepychristmas #holidayhaunts #voices #elf
November 30, 2017
An eccentric professor and his reluctant grad student enter into a secret society to play a strange card game with perilously high stakes. Adapted from a story by Robert Louis Stevenson... This episode is sponsored by BarkBox! Treat your furry BFF to new and exciting treats and toys every month! Go to http://barkbox.com/mystery and get a FREE EXTRA MONTH of BarkBox, when you subscribe to a 6 or 12 month plan! FMT merch is 25% off through 12/2 with coupon code GIVEME25! Go to http://firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch. "Games of Chance" was recorded live at The Slipper Room in NYC 10/29/17. Featured in the cast: David Linton as Professor Florizel Ali Silva as Geraldine James Kleinmann as The Young Man with the Cannolis James Rieser as The President Mary Murphy as Sister Mary Gustavo Rodriguez as A Club Member Michael Pate as Malthus Kacie Laforest as Jones Musical performance: “From a Jack to a King” by Ned Miller, performed by Martina DaSilva and accompanied by Arcoiris Sandoval Poem: "Take a Chance," written and performed by David Linton Original story by Robert Louis Stevenson adapted for radioplay by Brian Wallace Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Musical score improvised by ArcoIris Sandoval Theme music by Jason Graves Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production coordinator: Dalia Morali Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2017 Fireside Mystery Productions http://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com @firesidemystery #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #weird #radio #creepy #eerie #strange #robertlouisstevenson #adaptation #classic #suicide #ace #aceofspades #aceofclubs #aceofdeath #cards #cardgames #gamesofchance #club #secretsocieties
November 24, 2017
In the days of the Old West, a colorful group of characters find their fates intertwine upon a Mississippi riverboat casino... This episode is sponsored by Fifth and Maiden! Check out the official jeweler of FMT on Instagram @fifthandmaiden and fifthandmaiden.com. Get 15% off plus free tax and shipping in the 48 states when you request "a bit of shimmer..." Black Friday merch sale today (11/24) and Cyber Monday sale (11/26-11/28)! http://firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch: All FMT logo T-shirts are $14 plus many more deals! "Games of Chance" was recorded live at The Slipper Room in NYC on Sunday, October 29th, 2017. Featured in the cast: James Rieser as Clinton Quarry Michael Pate as Dudley Fargo Kacie Laforest as Edith Wrightson Mary Murphy as Faye Ali Silva as Connie November David Linton as Arthur the Bartender James Kleinmann as Brighton Barry Musical performance: “The Moonlight Gambler,” by Bob Hilliard and Phillip Springer, was performed by Martina DaSilva accompanied by Arcoiris Sandoval. Original story and radioplay written by Silbin Sandovar Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Musical score improvised by ArcoIris Sandoval Theme music by Jason Graves Production SFX Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production coordinator: Dalia Morali Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2017 Fireside Mystery Productions http://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com @firesidemystery #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #weird #radio #creepy #eerie #strange #gambling #gunslingers #gunfighters #wildwest #mississippiriver #riverboat #riverboatcasino #gamblers #cards #poker #psychic #esp #medium #roulette #gamesofchance #western #highstakes #odds
November 16, 2017
The bright lights of the carnival and the shadows they conceal lure a man into a fevered nightmare... This episode is sponsored by BarkBox! Treat your furry best friend to new and exciting treats and toys every month! Go to http://barkbox.com/mystery and get a FREE EXTRA MONTH of BarkBox, when you subscribe to a 6 or 12 month plan! Check out our Black Friday merch sale next week (11/22 to 11/24) at http://firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch: All FMT logo T-shirts are $14 plus many more deals! "Games of Chance" was recorded live at The Slipper Room in NYC on Sunday, October 29th, 2017. Featured in the cast: James Rieser as Mark Kacie LaForest as Robin James Kleinmann as The Barker Michael Pate as Randall David Linton as Mark's Father Ali Silva as Mark's Mother Mary Murphy as Diane Musical performance: “Wheel of Fortune” by Bennie Benjamin and George David Weiss, was performed by Martina DaSilva and accompanied by Arcoiris Sandoval. Original story and radioplay written by Courtenay Gillean Cholovich Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Musical score improvised by ArcoIris Sandoval Theme music by Jason Graves Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production coordinator: Dalia Morali Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2017 Fireside Mystery Productions http://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com @firesidemystery #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #weird #radio #creepy #eerie #strange #winning #carnival #statefair #midway #carnies #barker #gamesofchance #carnivalgames #winners #losers #bully #steprightup
November 9, 2017
For some, all they need to work out a gambling addiction is just a little scratch... This episode is sponsored by ZipRecruiter! Try it for free at ZipRecruiter.com/FIRESIDE. ZipRecruiter. The smartest way to hire. Check out our PRE-Black Friday merch sale next week (Monday 11/13 to Friday 11/17) at http://firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch: All FMT logo T-shirts are $14 plus many more deals! "Games of Chance" was recorded live at The Slipper Room in NYC on Sunday, October 29th 2017. Featured in the cast: Mary Murphy as the counselor James Rieser as Lance Michael Pate as Ted Kacie LaForest as Fran James Kleinmann as Henry David Linton as Abe Original story and radioplay written by Silbin Sandovar Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Post-production audio by Ali Silva Musical score improvised by ArcoIris Sandoval Theme music by Jason Graves Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard Production coordinator: Dalia Morali Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2017 Fireside Mystery Productions http://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com @firesidemystery #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #weird #radio #creepy #eerie #strange #gambling #gamblersanonymous #scratchofftickets #scratchoff #scratch #addiction #winningticket #winning
November 2, 2017
Miss Ebbet has a sinister plot of her own and weaves it into her school production of the tragic play “The Duchess of Malfi.” “The Field House” is the fourth and final part of our original tale, “Sing The Old Alma Mater.” Check out our special merch sale at http://firesidemysterytheatre.com/merch: All T-shirts are $14 through Monday, November 6th! Musical performance: “One More Try” by George Michael, performed by Nicole Zuraitis accompanied by Jason Teborek. Poem: “The Core Curriculum” by Dr. David Linton was read by the author. Recorded live at The Bickford Theatre at The Morris Museum in Morristown, New Jersey on Sunday, October 1st 2017. Featured in the cast: Mary Murphy as Miss Ebbet Alain LaForest as Eric Michael Pate as Jack Bill Heidrich as Chas James Rieser as Dean Hubble Kacie LaForest as Amanda Gardot David Linton as Mr. Holst Ali Silva as Polly Mansfield Original story and radioplay written by Silbin Sandovar Direction and post-production audio by Ali Silva Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Musical score improvised by Jason Teborek Theme music by Jason Graves Sound Effects Designer: Joe Jung Audio Recording Engineer: Ray Lanuza Technical Director for the Bickford Theatre: Lewis Perlmutter Production coordinators: Dalia Morali & Brontis Shane Orengo Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2017 Fireside Mystery Productions http://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com @firesidemystery #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #weird #radio #school #creepy #eerie #strange #supernatural #privateschool #boardingschool #ghosts #almamater
October 26, 2017
A strange and secretive society, The Red Line Club, threatens to come between a group of good friends. The peculiar tale of the Cathedral School of St. Thaddeus continues in this third part of our original story, “Sing The Old Alma Mater.” Recorded live at The Bickford Theatre at The Morris Museum in Morristown, New Jersey on Sunday, October 1st 2017. This episode is sponsored by ZipRecruiter! Find out today why ZipRecruiter has been used by businesses of ALL sizes to find the most qualified job candidates with immediate results. Try it for free at ZipRecruiter.com/FIRESIDE. ZipRecruiter. The smartest way to hire. Musical performance: “Oh Baby Doll” written by Chuck Berry, performed by Nicole Zuraitis accompanied by Jason Teborek. Featured in the cast: Mary Murphy as Miss Ebbet Alain LaForest as Eric Michael Pate as Jack Bill Heidrich as Chas James Rieser as Dean Hubble Kacie LaForest as Amanda Gardot David Linton as Mr. Holst Ali Silva as Polly Mansfield Original story and radioplay written by Silbin Sandovar Direction and post-production audio by Ali Silva Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Musical score improvised by Jason Teborek Theme music by Jason Graves Sound Effects Designer: Joe Jung Audio Recording Engineer: Ray Lanuza Technical Director for the Bickford Theatre: Lewis Perlmutter Production coordinators: Dalia Morali & Brontis Shane Orengo Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2017 Fireside Mystery Productions http://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com @firesidemystery #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #weird #radio #school #creepy #eerie #strange #supernatural #privateschool #boardingschool #ghosts #almamater
October 18, 2017
The past blurs with the present as we explore the strange and tragic past of the Cathedral School of St. Thaddeus. “Curious,” “odd,” and “peculiar” are words that come to mind as we dive into Part 2 of “Sing The Old Alma Mater.” This episode is sponsored by Fifth and Maiden, the official jeweler of Fireside Mystery Theatre. For "a bit of shimmer" go to: http://fifthandmaiden.com and Instagram @fifthandmaiden Musical performance: “My Old School” written by Donald Fagen and Walter Becker, performed by Nicole Zuraitis accompanied by Jason Teborek. Poem: “Education Lament” by Dr. David Linton, read by the author. Recorded live at The Bickford Theatre at The Morris Museum in Morristown, New Jersey Sunday, October 1st 2017. Featured in the cast: Alain LaForest as Eric Michael Pate as Jack Bill Heidrich as Chas James Rieser as Dean Hubble David Linton as Mr. Holst Ali Silva as Polly Mansfield Original story and radioplay written by Silbin Sandovar Direction and post-production audio by Ali Silva Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Musical score improvised by Jason Teborek Theme music by Jason Graves Sound Effects Designer: Joe Jung Audio Recording Engineer: Ray Lanuza Technical Director for the Bickford Theatre: Lewis Perlmutter Production coordinators: Dalia Morali & Brontis Shane Orengo Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2017 Fireside Mystery Productions http://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com @firesidemystery #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #weird #radio #school #creepy #eerie #strange #supernatural #privateschool #boardingschool #ghosts #almamater
October 11, 2017
Our 4th season premiere is a four-part series about the ill-fated Cathedral School of St. Thaddeus. It's a sinister after-school special we call “Sing The Old Alma Mater.” Recorded live at The Bickford Theatre at The Morris Museum in Morristown, New Jersey on Sunday, October 1st 2017. This episode is sponsored by ZipRecruiter! Find out today why ZipRecruiter has been used by businesses of ALL sizes to find the most qualified job candidates with immediate results. Try it for free at ZipRecruiter.com/FIRESIDE. ZipRecruiter. The smartest way to hire. Featured in the cast: Kacie LaForest as Amanda Michael Pate as Jack Mary Murphy as Miss Ebbet Hosted by Ali Silva Original story and radioplay written by Silbin Sandovar Direction and post-production audio by Ali Silva Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Musical score improvised by Jason Teborek Theme music by Jason Graves Sound Effects Designer: Joe Jung Audio Recording Engineer: Ray Lanuza Technical Director for the Bickford Theatre: Lewis Perlmutter Production coordinators: Dalia Morali & Brontis Shane Orengo Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2017 Fireside Mystery Productions http://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com @firesidemystery #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #weird #radio #school #creepy #eerie #strange #supernatural #privateschool #boardingschool #ghosts #almamater
September 28, 2017
Three startling vignettes by Ambrose Bierce convincingly draw us into the greater depths of the supernatural. Recorded live at the New York Public Library 53rd Street on March 9, 2017. This episode is sponsored by ZipRecruiter! Find out today why ZipRecruiter has been used by businesses of ALL sizes to find the most qualified job candidates with immediate results. FMT listeners can try it for free by going to ZipRecruiter.com/FIRESIDE. 3 by Ambrose Bierce Read and performed by Ali Silva, Mary Murphy, and James Rieser. The Midnight Reading Theme by Martina DaSilva. Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Musical score improvised by Steve Blanco Theme music by Jason Graves Production Sound Designer: Greg Russ Production Sound Engineer: Wayne Silver Production Coordinator: Dalia Morali Audio Post-production: Ali Silva Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2017 Fireside Mystery Productions http://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com @firesidemystery #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #weird #supernatural #nypl #newyorkpubliclibrary #library #AmbroseBierce #shortstory #TheMidnightReading #disappearance #vanishing #macabrefiction #withoutatrace
September 20, 2017
Norbert Pearlroth, the head researcher for Ripley's Believe It or Not, finds himself at the center of a mystery too strange, too sinister, too dangerous... ...too dangerous to be true. Thrill to this revivification of a classic Fireside chiller. Recorded live at the New York Public Library 53rd Street on March 9, 2017. Please take a minute to check out http://podcastlistener.com/fireside to fill out a quick survey. It will help the brands that support our podcast deliver the best ads for you. And that helps us! Head to http://podcastlistener.com/fireside. We’d really appreciate it! This episode is sponsored by Fifth and Maiden. The official jeweler of Fireside Mystery Theatre. http://fifthandmaiden.com and Instagram @fifthandmaiden Mention you’re a Fireside listener and that you’d like your order with “a bit of shimmer,” and receive 15% off plus free tax and shipping in the 48 states! Featured in the cast: James Rieser as Norbert Pearlroth Michael Pate as Robert Ripley and Jonathan Headley Mary Murphy as Louise Ali Silva as Thelma Astor Allison Guinn as Christine Eirik Davey-Gislason as Everett Goodstone “Pearlroth” was written by Silbin Sandovar Musical Performance: “My Heart is an Open Book” by Hal David and Lee Pockriss, was performed by Martina DaSilva accompanied by Jason Yeager. Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Musical score improvised by Steve Blanco Theme music by Jason Graves Production Sound Designer: Greg Russ Production Sound Engineer: Wayne Silver Production Coordinator: Dalia Morali Audio Post-production: Ali Silva Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2017 Fireside Mystery Productions http://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com @firesidemystery #spooky #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #weird #supernatural #nypl #newyorkpubliclibrary #library #norbertpearlroth #yaphank #longisland #thelmaastor #strange #odd #unusual #believeitornot #ripley #anthology
September 13, 2017
Fact meets fantasy in this original radio play where we celebrate the artist, entrepreneur and fascinating character that is Madame Marie Tussaud. We venture beyond the tourist attraction in this historical fiction inspired by the colorful life and career of this captivating woman. Recorded live at the New York Public Library 53rd Street on March 9, 2017. Featured in the cast: Ali Silva as Madame Marie Tussaud Eirik Davey-Gislason as Francis Tussaud Allison Guinn as Fanny James Rieser as Charles Dickens Michael Pate as Lord Westerly Mary Murphy as Lady Westerly “The Madame's Fancy” was written by Silbin Sandovar Musical Performance: “I Read a Lot” by Nick Lowe, performed by Martina DaSilva accompanied by Jason Yeager. Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Musical score improvised by Steve Blanco Theme music by Jason Graves Production Sound Designer: Greg Russ Production Sound Engineer: Wayne Silver Production Coordinator: Dalia Morali Audio Post-production: Ali Silva Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2017 Fireside Mystery Productions http://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com @firesidemystery #spooky #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #weird #supernatural #nypl #newyorkpubliclibrary #library #madametussaud #marietussaud #waxmuseum #waxworks #charlesdickens #jeremybentham #strangetales #historicfigures #ireadalot
September 6, 2017
A short prologue from our special live show recorded at the New York Public Library at 53rd Street this past spring, it's a small taste of fascinating and spooky though little known New York City lore and history. Stay tuned for upcoming episodes from FMT Live at the NYPL! Recorded March 9, 2017. Featured in the cast: Eirik Davey-Gislason as John Mary Murphy as Maribel Allison Guinn as Betsy “The Secret Apartment” was written by Rebecca Graves Podcast production by Ali Silva & Daniel Graves Musical score improvised by Steve Blanco Theme music by Jason Graves Production Sound Designer: Greg Russ Production Sound Engineer: Wayne Silver Production Coordinator: Dalia Morali Audio Post-production: Ali Silva Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions Copyright 2017 Fireside Mystery Productions http://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com @firesidemystery #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #radiotheater #weird #supernatural #ghoststory #ghosts #nypl #newyorkpubliclibrary #library #libraryapartment #haunting
September 1, 2017
For our final installment: an elegiac tale of summer's end that slyly reveals a creeping, inevitable menace. A master stroke penned by the great Shirley Jackson. The Midnight Reading is a special summer series of dramatic readings of lost classics from the world of macabre fiction that have inspired our show, Fireside Mystery Theatre. We hope to encourage you, dear listeners, to embrace the joy of books and to build your own collection of dark literature. This episode is sponsored by BarkBox. Hosted by Ali Silva "The Summer People" by Shirley Jackson — read and performed by Mary Murphy Created and produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions. Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Written by Silbin Sandovar Theme music by Martina DaSilva Audio engineered by Bill & Delaney Hafener Recorded at The Silo Studio in Shirley, NY Additional music: "Symphony no. 4 in G" by Gustav Mahler (European Archive Music Recordings) For upcoming live shows go to: http://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com Follow us on social media: @firesidemystery Copyright 2017 Fireside Mystery Productions #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #anthology #literature #drama #shortstories #darkliterature #shirley jackson #summer #smalltown #creepy #menace #weird #country #countryside #summerhome #lake #thunder
August 23, 2017
Two startling pieces of supernatural non-fiction by Arthur Conan Doyle: "The Ghost of The Moat" & "A London Ghost." The Midnight Reading is a special summer series of dramatic readings of lost classics from the world of macabre fiction that have inspired our show, Fireside Mystery Theatre. We hope to encourage you, dear listeners, to embrace the joy of books and to build your own collection of dark literature. Hosted by Ali Silva   "The Ghost of The Moat" & "A London Ghost" by Arthur Conan Doyle — read and performed by James Rieser Created and produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions. Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Written by Silbin Sandovar Theme music by Martina DaSilva Audio engineered by Bill & Delaney Hafener Recorded at The Silo Studio in Shirley, NY Additional music: "Violin Sonata in Dm, T.So 26" by Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni, performed by Michel Rodeau "Danse Sacrée et Danse Profane" by Claude Debussy, performed by United States Marine Band Traditional hymn: "Lead, Kindly Light" by John Henry Newman For upcoming live shows go to: http://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com  Follow us on social media: @firesidemystery Copyright 2017 Fireside Mystery Productions #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #arthurconandoyle #anthology #literature #drama #shortstories #ghosts #supernatural #paranormal #trueghoststories #darkliterature
August 16, 2017
Perhaps the most bizarre aspect of this strange tale of the supernatural, is the fact that it was written by none other than the "giant of American letters," John Steinbeck. It's a true hidden gem. "The Affair at 7, Rue de M," read by Ali Silva, will delight and terrify in equal measure. The Midnight Reading is a special summer series of dramatic readings of lost classics from the world of macabre fiction that have inspired our show, Fireside Mystery Theatre. We hope to encourage you, dear listeners, to embrace the joy of books and to build your own collection of dark literature. Hosted by James Rieser   "The Affair at 7, Rue de M" — read and performed by Ali Silva Created and produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Written by Silbin Sandovar Theme music by Martina DaSilva Audio engineered by Bill & Delaney Hafener Recorded at The Silo Studio in Shirley, NY Additional music: "Sous Le Ciel de Paris" "Suite Gothique, Op. 25" by Léon Boëllmann performed by Accordion Orchestra Avanti Children's Album, Op. 39 "The Sick Doll" & "The Doll's Burial" by Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky performed by Louis Sauter Oboe Concerto in D minor by Alessandro Marcello performed by Accordion Orchestra Avanti For upcoming live shows go to: http://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com /// @firesidemystery Copyright 2017 Fireside Mystery Productions #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #johnsteinbeck #anthology #literature #drama #shortstories #supernatural #paranormal #chewinggum #bubbles #weird #strange
August 9, 2017
A sweltering summer day heralds ominous premonitions for a struggling artist in William Fryer Harvey's eerie short story. The Midnight Reading is a special summer series of dramatic readings of lost classics from the world of macabre fiction that have inspired our show, Fireside Mystery Theatre. We hope to encourage you, dear listeners, to embrace the joy of books and to build your own collection of dark literature. Hosted by Ali Silva "August Heat" by William Fryer Harvey — read and performed by James Rieser Created and produced by Gustavo Rodriguez & Ali Silva for Fireside Mystery Productions Directed by Holly Payne-Strange Written by Silbin Sandovar Theme music by Martina DaSilva Audio engineered by Bill & Delaney Hafener Recorded at The Silo Studio in Shirley, NY Additional music: Flute Sonata in A minor, H. 562 by Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach performed by Mario Granados For upcoming live shows go to: http://www.firesidemysterytheatre.com /// @firesidemystery Copyright 2017 Fireside Mystery Productions #horror #macabre #mystery #thriller #suspense #audiodrama #radiodrama #radiotheatre #anthology #literature #drama #shortstories #august #heat #premonition #supernatural #paranormal
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