39 episodes

Trigger Warning: Men in Peril!

In this audio dramedy, the world is shaken by the transformations of women into dragons who consume and immolate men.

Season 1: A tourist from afar tries to understand what, when any woman could literally eat you for lunch, is a guy supposed to do? Who can you trust?
Season 2: The tourist creates an international incident by bringing home a dragon.
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Written & directed by Emily Rainbow Davis
Sound design by Matt Powell
Dragoning Theme by Scott Ethier
Produced by Messenger Theatre Company, a 501c3, based in New York City.
Start with Episode 1, Season 1.

The Dragoning Messenger Theatre Company

    • Fiction
    • 5.0 • 28 Ratings

Trigger Warning: Men in Peril!

In this audio dramedy, the world is shaken by the transformations of women into dragons who consume and immolate men.

Season 1: A tourist from afar tries to understand what, when any woman could literally eat you for lunch, is a guy supposed to do? Who can you trust?
Season 2: The tourist creates an international incident by bringing home a dragon.
*
Written & directed by Emily Rainbow Davis
Sound design by Matt Powell
Dragoning Theme by Scott Ethier
Produced by Messenger Theatre Company, a 501c3, based in New York City.
Start with Episode 1, Season 1.

    Trailer for The Defense

    Trailer for The Defense

    Hungry for more dragons? It might be a little while but while you wait, why not try our other show, The Defense?

    Learn more about it on our website: https://www.messengertheatreco.org/#/the-defense/

    You'll also find links to the show on various podcast apps.

    • 2 min
    Introducing The Defense

    Introducing The Defense

    This is a taste of our new audio drama. You can help us out by subscribing to The Defense, giving it five stars and writing a review!

    If you've listened to The Dragoning, you'll hear some familiar names and some new ones!

    A live recording of an audio drama podcast about a group of women grappling with their defense, a seemingly magical power that protects them from harm.  Get a glimpse behind the curtain of live podcast drama. Come see the serio-comic podcast sauce get made, four episodes at a time. TW: Women laughing. Men dying.  

    We’ll be performing at Jalopy in Brooklyn at 7pm on January 21, February 11, March 10th and April 14.

    Tickets available for ⁠March 10th⁠ and ⁠April 14⁠.

    Don’t worry if you haven’t been to previous shows. We’ll catch you up at the top!

    The first episode of the podcast is available now on ⁠Spotify⁠, ⁠Apple⁠, ⁠Amazon⁠, ⁠Pocket Casts⁠, ⁠Radio Public⁠, ⁠Pandora⁠, ⁠Podchaser⁠, ⁠iHeart⁠, ⁠Deezer⁠, ⁠JioSaavn⁠ and ⁠YouTube⁠ or here on our ⁠website⁠.



    Performed by: Marcella Adams, Amber Jessie, Cosmic Kitty, Kristen Vaughan, Toni Watterson

    Written and Directed by Emily Rainbow Davis

    Sound Design - Matt Powell

    Sound Engineer - Daniel Massey

    Sound Assistant - Angela Santillo

    Stage Management by Ella Lieberman

    Produced by Melvin Yen

    A new audio drama about a support group of women with a unique set of powers. Recorded live, with an audience

    To help us make it, visit our⁠ Ko-fi page⁠ and donate. (We are a 501c3.)

    • 17 min
    The Chip

    The Chip

    A stand alone audio drama (outside the world of The Dragoning), The Chip takes place in a post Roe v Wade world where reproductive rights have eroded significantly but an experimental piece of tech is shifting the landscape. 

    Presented by Messenger Theatre Company

    Featuring Colista K. Turner and Ali Andre Ali

    Credits read by Max Arnaud

    Sound Design by Matt Powell

    Music by Scott Ethier

    Written and Directed by Emily Rainbow Davis

    To learn more about Messenger Theatre Company, please visit our website. https://www.messengertheatreco.org/

    We are a 501c3 and entirely reliant on audience support. 

    You can contribute to this and future audio dramas via Ko-fi, PayPal or Guidestar.

    And vote, please vote. 

    • 15 min
    Alice - Episode Ten

    Alice - Episode Ten

    This is the tenth episode of Season Two. To get up to speed, listen to the Season One Re-cap and then the previous nine episodes of this season.

    This episode features Clare Stevenson as Alice.

    Sound Design by Matt Powell

    Written and Directed by Emily Rainbow Davis

    The Dragoning theme is by Scott Ethier

    If you'd like to join our mailing list to stay up to date with developments, visit Messenger Theatre Company's website: https://www.messengertheatreco.org/contact

    To revisit Season One, just listen wherever you're listening now.
    Transcripts for Season One are available on our website. Season Two transcripts will become available not long after they're released.

    To hear future episodes, please follow and subscribe.

    To help us make Season Two, please donate to our Ko-fi page: https://ko-fi.com/messengertheatrecompany

    You can also donate on Facebook or via Guidestar or PayPal.

    Messenger Theatre Company is a 501c3 so all donations are tax deductible.

    The hub for all these fundraisers is: https://www.messengertheatreco.org/support

    We've got merch! If you like the show, you can get some cool stuff with Shannon Harvey's artwork on it here at Red Bubble.

    • 20 min
    Fiona and Ashley - Episode Nine

    Fiona and Ashley - Episode Nine

    This is the ninth episode of Season Two. To get up to speed, listen to the Season One Re-cap and then the previous eight episodes of this season.

    This episode features Mischa Ipp as Fiona and Emily Hartford as Ashley. 

    Sound Design by Matt Powell

    Written and Directed by Emily Rainbow Davis

    The Dragoning theme is by Scott Ethier

    If you'd like to join our mailing list to stay up to date with developments, visit Messenger Theatre Company's website: https://www.messengertheatreco.org/contact

    To revisit Season One, just listen wherever you're listening now.
    Transcripts for Season One are available on our website. Season Two transcripts will become available not long after they're released.

    To hear future episodes, please follow and subscribe.

    To help us make Season Two, please donate to our Ko-fi page: https://ko-fi.com/messengertheatrecompany

    You can also donate on Facebook or via Guidestar or PayPal.

    Messenger Theatre Company is a 501c3 so all donations are tax deductible.

    The hub for all these fundraisers is: https://www.messengertheatreco.org/support

    We've got merch! If you like the show, you can get some cool stuff with Shannon Harvey's artwork on it here at Red Bubble.

    • 16 min
    Amanda, Paul and Alice - Episode Eight

    Amanda, Paul and Alice - Episode Eight

    This is the eighth episode of Season Two. To get up to speed, listen to the Season One Re-cap and then the previous seven episodes of this season.

    This episode features Rhiannon Moushall as Amanda, Conrad Le Bron as Paul and Clare Stevenson as Alice.

    Sound Design by Matt Powell

    Written and Directed by Emily Rainbow Davis

    The Dragoning theme is by Scott Ethier

    If you'd like to join our mailing list to stay up to date with developments, visit Messenger Theatre Company's website: https://www.messengertheatreco.org/contact

    To revisit Season One, just listen wherever you're listening now.
    Transcripts for Season One are available on our website. Season Two transcripts will become available not long after they're released.

    To hear future episodes, please follow and subscribe.

    To help us make Season Two, please donate to our Ko-fi page: https://ko-fi.com/messengertheatrecompany

    You can also donate on Facebook or via Guidestar or PayPal.

    Messenger Theatre Company is a 501c3 so all donations are tax deductible.

    The hub for all these fundraisers is: https://www.messengertheatreco.org/support

    We've got merch! If you like the show, you can get some cool stuff with Shannon Harvey's artwork on it here at Red Bubble.

    • 16 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
28 Ratings

28 Ratings

Accesette ,

Amazing show!

I love how the premise really turns reality in its head.

Seabeast171 ,

Yes! Hilarious!

This is brilliant! I’m only on the first episode and I’m loving it! On point. Great concept!

nunnery man ,

Love this!

An amazing podcast!! Poignant and original

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