Join Expert Paul as he guides Newbies Darcy, Amy and Ben through an exploration of "Slings & Arrows." "Slings & Arrows" is a Canadian television series from the mid-2000's. It is about a major Shakespeare Festival in the small town of New Burbage (based on the real-life Stratford Festival). It was created in part by Mark McKinney of the sketch-comedy troupe "Kids in the Hall," and stars Paul Gross, McKinney, and Don McKellar among many others in an ensemble cast.
The Ghost Light Hosts:
Paul Maki, author of the "Really Big Things" experimental podcast novella, & writer/performer for Between the Lines Studios.
Darcy Zeppernick, professional costume and apparel designer (and Paul's wife)
Amy Bowen, author of "The Questors from Effpiem," a podcast serial.
Ben Pfeifer, also host of "The Enumeration Podcast.
Season Three Episode Six “The Promised End”
This week, it all comes down to this. Charles is out of the hospital, and wants to do the show. This is complicated by Geoffrey’s forced resignation and the full cancellation of “King Lear” at the festival. Can Geoffrey convince Ellen to return from the world of television acting? Can he put up the show […]
GhostLight Podcast Season Three Episode Five “All Blessed Secrets”
Anna knows cancer drugs. Richard says he knows where the line is. Sophie finds Paul with Megan, and Richard finds Charles with heroin. Ellen goes to TV and Lear goes to hell. Geoffrey gets hit in the face with a cancellation, and Jerry gets hit in the face with a bottle. Listen in as… Paul has […]
GhostLight Podcast Season Three Episode Four “Every Inch a King”
Look out for Big Dick, though you can’t see his nipples. (Apologies if that sentence gets this blocked on your work computer.) Richard is riding high on at very least the reviews of “East Hastings.” The buzz may get killed, however, as the Lear comes to its premiere. Charles is still very erratic, although the […]
Ghostlight Podcast Season Three, Episode Three “That Way Madness Lies”
This week in New Burbage, Charles continues to have performance difficulties, and continues to offend or insult pretty much everyone he acts with. Tensions continue between the dramatic and musical companies, but when Paul and Sophie attempt a prank, Paul has a potential change of heart. Inside the rehearsals of “East Hastings,” Richard tries to […]
Ghostlight Podcast Season Three, Episode Two “Vex Not His Ghost”
It’s time for another episode of the Ghostlight Podcast! The New Burbage Festival rehearsal season is in full swing. Charles Kingman fails to endear himself to the rest of the cast of King Lear, & Richard begins attending rehearsals of the new musical “East Hastings.” Meanwhile, Geoffrey seeks out professional counseling to get to the […]
Ghostlight Podcast Season Three, Episode One “Divided Kingdom”
It’s back to New Burbage for the third and final season of “Slings & Arrows!” Geoffrey, Richard, and the rest of our troupe should be basking in success. The festival has been saved from financial disaster. Geoffrey’s “Macbeth” has just wrapped a run on Broadway. There is a new and exciting season fast approaching, and […]
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