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Fireside Mystery Theatre

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Fireside Mystery Theatre is original audio drama performed and recorded live. We're styled in the fashion of old-time radio theatre with a decidedly modern macabre sensibility!We perform once a month at The Slipper Room in NYC with a full cast, a live, improvised score, and musical acts that complement our anthology of stories. Join host Ms. Ali Silva and with her amazing company of actors and musicians for this varied series of thrilling and chilling tales!Also from Fireside Mystery Productions: The Midnight Reading, a special recurring series of dramatic readings of lost classics from the world of macabre fiction that have inspired our show.For more information, merchandise and upcoming live shows visit our website.http://www.firesidemysterytheatre.comConnect with us! @firesidemysteryhttps://twitter.com/firesidemystery

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Fireside Mystery Theatre is original audio drama performed and recorded live. We're styled in the fashion of old-time radio theatre with a decidedly modern macabre sensibility!We perform once a month at The Slipper Room in NYC with a full cast, a live, improvised score, and musical acts that complement our anthology of stories. Join host Ms. Ali Silva and with her amazing company of actors and musicians for this varied series of thrilling and chilling tales!Also from Fireside Mystery Productions: The Midnight Reading, a special recurring series of dramatic readings of lost classics from the world of macabre fiction that have inspired our show.For more information, merchandise and upcoming live shows visit our website.http://www.firesidemysterytheatre.comConnect with us! @firesidemysteryhttps://twitter.com/firesidemystery

iTunes Ratings

495 Ratings
Average Ratings
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Love it!

By racheljessie - Sep 12 2019
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One of my favorite podcasts. I love the Nellie Bly episodes

All into this

By lrj60 - Sep 12 2019
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This is intriguing love every bit of this podcast

iTunes Ratings

495 Ratings
Average Ratings
292
134
20
20
29

Love it!

By racheljessie - Sep 12 2019
Read more
One of my favorite podcasts. I love the Nellie Bly episodes

All into this

By lrj60 - Sep 12 2019
Read more
This is intriguing love every bit of this podcast
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Fireside Mystery Theatre

Latest release on May 11, 2020

All 163 episodes from oldest to newest

50.4 She's a Killer Queen: "The Interrogation of Ray Lamphere"

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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

May 11 2020

41mins

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Anita's Pandemic Advice: Astral Distancing

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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. . . .

Apr 26 2020

3mins

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50.3 She's a Killer Queen: "La Maupin: Mistress of the Sword"

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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

Apr 12 2020

42mins

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Anita's Pandemic Advice: How to Keep Hands Off Face

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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. . . .

Apr 05 2020

2mins

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50.2 She's a Killer Queen: "The Murder of Belle Gunness"

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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

Mar 22 2020

47mins

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50.1 She's a Killer Queen: "Never Explain"

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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

Mar 17 2020

29mins

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49.4 The Fortune Teller: "A Room with a Viewing"

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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

Mar 08 2020

45mins

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49.3 The Fortune Teller: "The Impossible Seeker"

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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

Feb 17 2020

26mins

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49.2 The Fortune Teller: "Anita, Alexandra, & the Weepy Little Sad Man"

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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 Lightfoot
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

Feb 09 2020

28mins

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49.1 The Fortune Teller: "The Rise and Fall of Peregrine"

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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

Feb 03 2020

25mins

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