2020 WEBBY AWARD WINNER
Rookie doesn't know much about his family business--but then again neither does the American Public. Nevertheless, he is tasked with suddenly leading the secret government agency in charge of covering up all political scandals, and his first assignment is the biggest scandal since watergate! With a clever idea, Rookie must come into his own and fight off the evil Agent X in order to save the bureau and protect the country from ruin! With a score teeming with energetic pop and jazzy elements, brought to life by a Tony Award winning - star studded cast, Propaganda the Podcast Musical is the antidote we need now.
Rookie - Dale Sampson
Tary - Katie Rose Clarke
Agent X - Christina Sajous
Barbara Joblove - Karen Ziemba
Nicky - Jackie Hoffman
Grandpa - Austin Pendleton
Bonnie - Betsy Wolfe
Ted - Kyle McIntire
Number 1 - Rodney Ingram
Number 2 - Jillian Jarrett
Number 3 - Shaun Repetto
Beth and Belinda - Mary Joanna Grisso
British Grandpa - Mark Ferrera
Newscasters - Mark Ferrera, John Pelkey, Tyson Kelly and Taylor Ferrera
Wellington - Rodney Ingram
Ensemble Singers - Miranda Gelch, David Rowen, Brit West
Trailer Narration - Matthew Hsing
Drums - Uri Zelig
Guitar - Tomer Rabinowitz
Bass Guitar - Yoni Marianer
Piano - Assaf Gleizner
Written by Taylor Ferrera and Matt Webster
Directed by Nathan Brewer
Orchestrations and Musical Direction by Assaf Gleizer
Assistant Musical Director - Kevin Lynch
Musical Mixing - Neil Candelora
Editing and Sound Design - Levi Sharpe
Assistant Audio Editing and Narration - Cadence Hira
Production Intern - Camryn Bolkin
Produced by David Treatman Creative
Associate Produced by - Nicole and Ethan Steimel
Associate Produced by - Melissa Edelblum
Episode 1: Not Your Normal Family Business
Rookie takes over the family business following an unexpected loss. Now he has to learn how to navigate the fast paced lifestyle that comes with running a secret government agency dedicated to covering up political scandals. Just your typical, normal family business, right?
Episode 2: The Song Inside
Frustrated by always being stuck in the shadow of others, Agent X schemes to overtake the Bureau. Plus, Rookie learns there’s a lot more to adult life than he originally thought.
Episode 3: The Bureau and Broadway
Rookie learns about an unexpected connection between the Bureau and Broadway musicals. Tary wishes Rookie would notice her and her romantic feelings for him. Plus, Rookie hatches a plan for how to cover up the new scandal.
Episode 4: The Love Interest
The Bureau holds a casting call for their new musical about Watergate. Tary misinterprets signals of friendliness from Rookie as romantic while working on the musical together. Agent X plans to use a secret about Rookie’s parents against him.
Episode 5: The Button Heard Around the World
Rookie throws his 10 year plan out the window in order to save the Bureau. Plus, news spreads around the world about America’s political scandals.
Propaganda is the timely and witty story of a secret government agency tasked with covering up the messiest of political scandals - and boy are they busy these days! Through a sinister turn of events Rookie takes up the mantle as head of the agency and is immediately challenged by the worst scandal since Watergate. Rookie must act fast to protect the country from ruin and save the Bureau from the evil Agent X.
Really strong performances and hilariously engaging! It was so much fun and I recommend it for everyone.
Love the songs!
Love the music!!! It’s also funny and clever and fun. But the songs are the best!
Timely and hilarious
The songs are amazing and what a great cast!