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Modern Audio Drama

Modern Audio Drama. Home of 'The Behemoth', 'Bryar Lane', 'Scotch', and many others! Brought to you by Rick Coste Productions.

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Warning: This podcast is a series podcast

This means episodes are recommended to be heard in order from the very start. Here's the 10 best episodes of the series anyway though!

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Pixie - Episode 01

Pixie's pictures get her into trouble with her father Louie, who sees them as a waste of time and forbids her from drawing more. Cast Information: Starring Nichole Goodnight & Owen McCuen Visit PixieShow.com for cast information, merchandise, and more! Credits: Written and Produced by Rick Coste.  Past projects include Inhale, The Behemoth, Bryar Lane, Is There Anybody Out There? ,Carbon Dreams,Scotch, Charlie's Mailbox, The Fiona Potts Interview , Izzy, and Waterguns & Rainbows.  Artwork by Cotton Valent Music by Tangent Music, LLC Learn more at ModernAudioDrama.com. ©2018 Rick Coste Productions

11mins

10 Apr 2018

Rank #1

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The Behemoth - Episode 01

Something large has emerged from the waters off of Cape Cod, Massachusetts. Over six stories tall and called 'The Behemoth' by the media, it begins a slow trek across the country.  The eyes of the world are on the events, especially the eyes of fourteen year old Madyson.  As the Behemoth walks across the country Madyson sees a chance to change her life. The Behemoth stars Lizbeth Liu as Madyson and Jennifer M. Dixon as Madyson's mother. Rick Coste is a writer and producer.  Projects include The Behemoth, Bryar Lane, Scotch, Charlie's Mailbox, The Fiona Potts Interview , and Waterguns & Rainbows. Learn more at Modernaudiodrama.com.

5mins

23 Jul 2017

Rank #2

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Pixie - Episode 03

Following Grissel's directions, Pixie and Waine must find a way across the Lake of Fire. In the meantime, Louie wants to know where his daughter has gone. Cast Information: Starring Nichole Goodnight & Owen McCuen Visit PixieShow.com for cast information, merchandise, and more! Credits: Written and Produced by Rick Coste.  Past projects include Inhale, The Behemoth, Bryar Lane, Is There Anybody Out There? ,Carbon Dreams,Scotch, Charlie's Mailbox, The Fiona Potts Interview , Izzy, and Waterguns & Rainbows.  Artwork by Cotton Valent Music by Tangent Music, LLC Learn more at ModernAudioDrama.com. ©2018 Rick Coste Productions

10mins

24 Apr 2018

Rank #3

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Pixie - Episode 02

Pixie and Waine take a long walk to visit Grissel, the eternally grumpy keeper of Hel's incinerators. They come away with secret knowledge that excites Pixie. Cast Information: Starring Nichole Goodnight & Owen McCuen Visit PixieShow.com for cast information, merchandise, and more! Credits: Written and Produced by Rick Coste.  Past projects include Inhale, The Behemoth, Bryar Lane, Is There Anybody Out There? ,Carbon Dreams,Scotch, Charlie's Mailbox, The Fiona Potts Interview , Izzy, and Waterguns & Rainbows.  Artwork by Cotton Valent Music by Tangent Music, LLC Learn more at ModernAudioDrama.com. ©2018 Rick Coste Productions

10mins

17 Apr 2018

Rank #4

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Waterguns & Rainbows - Episode 01

Episode 1 - Crystal and Jordan take the stage to tell an odd and fantastic tale of rainbows and self-discovery. Waterguns & Rainbows stars Jessica Rainville as Crystal, Brent Davidson as Jordan, Mark Coutu as Harry, and Faraz Iqbal as the taxi driver. Rick Coste is a writer and producer.  Projects include The Behemoth, Bryar Lane, Scotch, Charlie's Mailbox, The Fiona Potts Interview , and Waterguns & Rainbows. Learn more at Modernaudiodrama.com.

8mins

23 Jul 2017

Rank #5

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The Behemoth - Episode 02

Madyson resolves to see the Behemoth as it approaches the neighboring town of Sharon, Connecticut.  But first she has to get there without her parents knowing... and it's a school day.  Today is as good a day as any to see what a taxi ride is like. The Behemoth stars Lizbeth Liu as Madyson and Jennifer M. Dixon as Madyson's mother. Rick Coste is a writer and producer.  Projects include The Behemoth, Bryar Lane, Scotch, Charlie's Mailbox, The Fiona Potts Interview , and Waterguns & Rainbows. Learn more at Modernaudiodrama.com.

7mins

23 Jul 2017

Rank #6

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Scotch - Episode 01

EXCERPT FROM TAPE 1 TRANSCRIPT: "I’m going to start from the beginning.  The beginning being three days ago.  But first, let’s make this a true audio diary.  I guess that’s what we can call this.  An audio diary. I’m doing this is because of what’s been happening over the last couple of days.  It’s weird.  No… weird isn’t the right word. It’s… Well, it’s scary." END EXCERPT. Scotch stars Mackenzie Bryant as Bobbi and Eric Molinsky as Jake. Rick Coste is a writer and producer.  Projects include The Behemoth, Bryar Lane, Scotch, Charlie's Mailbox, The Fiona Potts Interview , and Waterguns & Rainbows. Learn more at Modernaudiodrama.com.

9mins

23 Jul 2017

Rank #7

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Charlie's Mailbox - Episode 01

Episode 1 begins a lyrical and poetic tale told through the eyes of Charlie, a lonely girl who stumbles upon a mailbox and the power of dreams. Charlie's Mailbox stars Jessica Rainville as Charlie and William Williams as Charlie's Grandfather. Rick Coste is a writer and producer.  Projects include The Behemoth, Bryar Lane, Scotch, Charlie's Mailbox, The Fiona Potts Interview , and Waterguns & Rainbows. Learn more at Modernaudiodrama.com.

6mins

23 Jul 2017

Rank #8

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Izzy - Episode 01

After 14 years Izzy receives a tip that could bring her closer to seeing Max - from the Sololon Islands.  Izzy stars Kelly McCabe and Lizbeth Liu with special guest star (and host of The Gralien Report) Micah Hanks. Rick Coste is a writer and producer.  Past projects include The Behemoth, Bryar Lane, Scotch, Charlie's Mailbox, The Fiona Potts Interview , and Waterguns & Rainbows. Learn more at Modernaudiodrama.com.

8mins

1 Aug 2017

Rank #9

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Is There Anybody Out There - Ep.8

With the Zimerians at her doorstep, Zoey reveals more information to Ryan.  Some of which create more questions than answers. Starring Mackenzie Bryant & Mark Coutu Rick Coste is a writer and producer.  Past projects include Inhale, The Behemoth, Bryar Lane, Scotch, Charlie's Mailbox, The Fiona Potts Interview , Izzy, and Waterguns & Rainbows. Learn more at ModernAudioFiction.com.

6mins

6 Feb 2018

Rank #10

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Is There Anybody Out There - Ep.7

As Zoey and Ryan continue to question the reality of their situation a unwelcome circumstance interrupts their conversation. Starring Mackenzie Bryant & Mark Coutu Rick Coste is a writer and producer.  Past projects include Inhale, The Behemoth, Bryar Lane, Scotch, Charlie's Mailbox, The Fiona Potts Interview , Izzy, and Waterguns & Rainbows. Learn more at ModernAudioFiction.com.

8mins

30 Jan 2018

Rank #11

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The Fiona Potts Interview - Episode 01

Fiona ‘Fee’ Potts has a strange story to tell and Dennis Milton, host of the paranormal podcast The Undiscovered is eager to hear it.  What he doesn’t know is that, according to Fee, there are others listening. The Fiona Potts Interview is an 8 episode mini-series and stars Meredith Hama-Brown as Fee, Dan Zappulla as Dennis Milton, DanPowell as James Allen, Robert Cudmore as Tam, and Kevin Kolack as Baker. Rick Coste is a writer and producer.  Projects include The Behemoth, Bryar Lane, Scotch, Charlie's Mailbox, The Fiona Potts Interview , and Waterguns & Rainbows. Learn more at Modernaudiodrama.com.

10mins

23 Jul 2017

Rank #12

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Is There Anybody out There - Ep.1

Ryan fires up his grandfather’s old ham radio set.  His frustration with learning how it works will soon unlock a strange and exciting mystery.  Starring Mackenzie Bryant & Mark Coutu Rick Coste is a writer and producer.  Past projects include Inhale, The Behemoth, Bryar Lane, Scotch, Charlie's Mailbox, The Fiona Potts Interview , Izzy, and Waterguns & Rainbows. Learn more at ModernAudioFiction.com.

7mins

1 Jan 2018

Rank #13

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Izzy - Episode 02

Izzy recounts everything that has happened over the past 14 years. In some ways she is still the same scared, little girl who was afraid to step outside to see Max. Izzy stars Kelly McCabe and Lizbeth Liu with special guest star (and host of The Gralien Report) Micah Hanks. Rick Coste is a writer and producer.  Past projects include The Behemoth, Bryar Lane, Scotch, Charlie's Mailbox, The Fiona Potts Interview , and Waterguns & Rainbows. Learn more at ModernAudioDrama.com.

8mins

1 Aug 2017

Rank #14

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The Behemoth - Episode 03

People are trying to either get in, or out, of Sharon Connecticut.  Madyson is trying to get in.  What begins as a small adventure to see a monster is soon to turn into a big one.  But first she has to see it.  So she follows a wave of people towards the center of town... The Behemoth stars Lizbeth Liu as Madyson and Jennifer M. Dixon as Madyson's mother. Rick Coste is a writer and producer.  Projects include The Behemoth, Bryar Lane, Scotch, Charlie's Mailbox, The Fiona Potts Interview , and Waterguns & Rainbows. Learn more at Modernaudiodrama.com.

7mins

23 Jul 2017

Rank #15

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Inhale - Episode 05

Everyone has that moment that changes the course they are taking in life.  For Tammy, that moment involved a fire. Inhale stars Carrie Olsen. Rick Coste is a writer and producer.  Past projects include The Behemoth, Bryar Lane, Scotch, Charlie's Mailbox, The Fiona Potts Interview , Izzy, and Waterguns & Rainbows. Learn more at Modernaudiodrama.com.

8mins

10 Oct 2017

Rank #16

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Is There Anybody Out There - Ep.6

"How am I taking to you?" Zoey asks Ryan.  He has the same question.  Especially when he considers the great distance that separates them. Starring Mackenzie Bryant & Mark Coutu Rick Coste is a writer and producer.  Past projects include Inhale, The Behemoth, Bryar Lane, Scotch, Charlie's Mailbox, The Fiona Potts Interview , Izzy, and Waterguns & Rainbows. Learn more at ModernAudioFiction.com.

7mins

23 Jan 2018

Rank #17

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The Behemoth - Episode 04

Madyson sees the Behemoth for the first time.  She also sees something that nobody else does.  Armed with this knowledge Madyson's next action surprises even herself. It's time to make a stand. The Behemoth stars Lizbeth Liu as Madyson and Jennifer M. Dixon as Madyson's mother. Rick Coste is a writer and producer.  Projects include The Behemoth, Bryar Lane, Scotch, Charlie's Mailbox, The Fiona Potts Interview , and Waterguns & Rainbows. Learn more at Modernaudiodrama.com.

10mins

23 Jul 2017

Rank #18

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Scotch - Episode 02

EXCERPT FROM TAPE 2 TRANSCRIPT: "I didn’t even think about the scotch smell. It was, after all, just an odor.  It was explainable and unimportant.  At that moment my mind was focused on getting to work.  Looking back… I should have stayed in bed." END EXCERPT. Scotch stars Mackenzie Bryant as Bobbi and Eric Molinsky as Jake. Rick Coste is a writer and producer.  Projects include The Behemoth, Bryar Lane, Scotch, Charlie's Mailbox, The Fiona Potts Interview , and Waterguns & Rainbows. Learn more at Modernaudiodrama.com.

10mins

23 Jul 2017

Rank #19

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Inhale - Episode 01

Tamara Tracer has a past she is hoping to hide.  She is known as ‘Tracy Tanner’ to the residents of Hemlock. They have no idea who she really is or what she has done.  Their quiet librarian is, in fact, a woman with very incredible powers. Inhale stars Carrie Olsen. Rick Coste is a writer and producer.  Past projects include The Behemoth, Bryar Lane, Scotch, Charlie's Mailbox, The Fiona Potts Interview , Izzy, and Waterguns & Rainbows. Learn more at Modernaudiodrama.com.

7mins

14 Sep 2017

Rank #20