The Players by Samsara

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First released as part of International Podcast Month, Flora's Sweet 16: A Venetian Masque brings the story of the players to a controversial end. Whilst a few story arcs are resolved, a whole lot more open up to allow our listeners to continue to imagine just how this story continues to unfold. In this episode the role of Michael Bannister was played by Josh Hayes. FEATURING: Jaq Avery, Jo Boyd, Daniel Brasher, April Garreffa, Justin Groves, Axle Gunn, Malaynee Hayden, Scott Knight, Imbi Leili Ling, Jaclyn Lombardo, Maree Shefford, and Damian Vuleta. Theme music by MBRYO samsaradunston.blogspot.com Support The Players by Samsara by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/the-players-by-samsara Find out more at https://the-players-by-samsara.pinecast.co This podcast is powered by Pinecast.
Box Set 7 sees the Dramaticus team get a little bit tipsy at the opening night party and some surprising relationships emerge. Ruby also locks in the details for Flora's surprise but Sophia doesn't seem to be very happy about it. FEATURING: Jaq Avery, Jo Boyd, Daniel Brasher, April Garreffa, Justin Groves, Axle Gunn, Malaynee Hayden, Scott Knight, Imbi Leili Ling, Jaclyn Lombardo, Maree Shefford, and Damian Vuleta. Theme music by MBRYO samsaradunston.blogspot.com Support The Players by Samsara by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/the-players-by-samsara Find out more at https://the-players-by-samsara.pinecast.co This podcast is powered by Pinecast.
Box Set 6 sees the Dramaticus team on opening night of Richard III. Emerald, Sienna and Frank deal with a set malfunction, Ruby introduces Sophia to Henri, and Edward and Sienna find themselves getting a whole lot closer in the dressing rooms. FEATURING: Jaq Avery, Jo Boyd, Daniel Brasher, April Garreffa, Justin Groves, Axle Gunn, Malaynee Hayden, Scott Knight, Imbi Leili Ling, Jaclyn Lombardo, Maree Shefford, and Damian Vuleta. Theme music by MBRYO samsaradunston.blogspot.com Support The Players by Samsara by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/the-players-by-samsara Find out more at https://the-players-by-samsara.pinecast.co This podcast is powered by Pinecast.
We kicked off 2020 with a grand adventure for Flora where she meets a new friend, Sophia di Mondo. River and Frank get closer and so do Edward and Sienna... FEATURING: Jaq Avery, Jo Boyd, Daniel Brasher, April Garreffa, Justin Groves, Axle Gunn, Malaynee Hayden, Scott Knight, Imbi Leili Ling, Jaclyn Lombardo, Maree Shefford, and Damian Vuleta. Theme music is by MBRYO samsaradunston.blogspot.com Support The Players by Samsara by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/the-players-by-samsara Find out more at https://the-players-by-samsara.pinecast.co This podcast is powered by Pinecast.
This 2018 Christmas special was recorded in front of a live audience. Find out how the Drummonds and Bannisters behave when not at work. River and Frank deepen their relationship and Kirana tells the truth about her and Edward. FEATURING: Jaq Avery, Jo Boyd, Daniel Brasher, April Garreffa, Justin Groves, Axle Gunn, Scott Knight, Imbi Leili Ling, Jaclyn Lombardo, Maree Shefford, and Damian Vuleta. Theme Music by MBRYO samsaradunston.blogspot.com Support The Players by Samsara by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/the-players-by-samsara Find out more at https://the-players-by-samsara.pinecast.co This podcast is powered by Pinecast.
CONTENT WARNING: SEXUALLY EXPLICIT MATERIAL In Box Set #4 we meet a new character, Frank Medford, Kirana has a terrifying experience and Flora makes the biggest mistake of her life...so far. FEATURING: Jaq Avery, Daniel Brasher, April Garreffa, Justin Groves, Axle Gunn, Scott Knight, Imbi Leili Ling, Jaclyn Lombardo, Maree Shefford, and Damian Vuleta. Music by MBRYO samsaradunston.blogspot.com Support The Players by Samsara by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/the-players-by-samsara Find out more at https://the-players-by-samsara.pinecast.co This podcast is powered by Pinecast.
In Box Set 3 Ruby goes head to head with Edward and Emerald reconnects with Henri. FEATURING: Jaq Avery, Daniel Brasher, April Garreffa, Justin Groves, Axle Gunn, Scott Knight, Imbi Leili Ling, Jaclyn Lombardo, Gabrielle Reiher, Maree Shefford, and Damian Vuleta. Theme music is by MBRYO theplayerssoapopera.blogspot.com Support The Players by Samsara by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/the-players-by-samsara Find out more at https://the-players-by-samsara.pinecast.co This podcast is powered by Pinecast.
In Chapters 6 - 10 we meet the intriguing pianist Kirana and internationally renowned couturier, Henri. This box set is all about Flora, though, and we discover the lengths a business man has to go to in order to keep his customers satisfied. FEATURING: Jaq Avery, April Garreffa, Justin Groves, Axle Gunn, Scott Knight, Imbi Leili Ling, Jaclyn Lombardo, Maree Shefford, and Damian Vuleta http://www.theplayerssoapopera.com/ Support The Players by Samsara by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/the-players-by-samsara Find out more at https://the-players-by-samsara.pinecast.co This podcast is powered by Pinecast.
The Players by Samsara was a cult hit podcast soap opera which ran across 2018 and 2019. It followed the antics of the Bannister family and the Drummond clan as they try to get past family disfunction and work together to start a new theatre company. FEATURING: Jaq Avery, April Garreffa, Justin Groves, Axle Gunn, Scott Knight, Imbi Leili Ling, Jaclyn Lombardo, and Maree Shefford. Theme music by MBRYO theplayerssoapopera.blogspot.com Support The Players by Samsara by donating to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/the-players-by-samsara Find out more at https://the-players-by-samsara.pinecast.co This podcast is powered by Pinecast.
Ruby and Edward are on their way to Venice to celebrate Flora's 16th birthday with her. An entourage including Michael, Sienna, Henri and Sophia have found a way to join them. Love is in the air and deception is all around as secret trists and plots about but will everybody be found out?
Scene 1: Christmas Morning It's Christmas morning and Flora can't wait to open her presents. Scene 2: Cleaning Up Brick and River clean up the breakfast dishes. Scene 3: Santa's Here The Bannisters arrive baring gifts. Scene 4: French Cricket Frank turns up to join in the family tradition of Christmas Day french cricket. Scene 5: A Peaceful Interlude River and Frank enjoy some quiet alone time. Scene 6: A Conversation Ruby and Edward reveal a big surprise to Flora. Scene 7: The Truth Is Out Emerald and Kirana turn up for Christmas dinner and Ruby finds out the truth. Scene 8: Christmas Dinner The Christmas toasts.
CHAPTER 11: Emerald reaches out to Henri for help with Sienna's dress and Michael interrupts a planning session between River and Ruby. CHAPTER 12: Micheal confronts Ruby about Flora, Henri works with Emerald on Sienna's dress, and Edward invites Kirana out for dinner. CHAPTER 13: Ruby tries to mend her relationship with Flora, and Sienna and Brick run into Michael at the Bistro. CHAPTER 14: Ruby has harsh words with River, Brick's evening is soured when he catches sight of Edward and Kirana, and Frank takes River out for a drink. CHAPTER 15: Ruby finds Emerald crying about her mother and Edward takes a very drunk Kirana home.
CHAPTER 6: Brick meets the intriguing new repetiteur, Kirana, and Edward starts putting his evil plan into action by relentlessly manipulating Ruby. CHAPTER 7: Edward turns up for a rehearsal with Kirana but Flora is missing, and Ruby drops a bomb on Emerald and Sienna. CHAPTER 8: Flora visit's Ruby's favourite couturier, Henri, to try and find a costume and Brick gets a funny feeling about Kirana and Edward. CHAPTER 9: Henri continues his futile attempts to excite Flora with his collection and Michael reveals the role Edward will be playing in the premier production for Dramaticus. CHAPTER 10: Flora finally makes a decision about her gown and Emerald develops a plan of attack.
Another production meeting at Dramaticus, but Ruby wants to make plans for Flora's birthday rather than talk business, and Sophia finally manages to get hold of Flora to find out what she is up to.
Chapter 26: The Outrageous Compromises Dan and River call in Emerald and Henri for a design meeting to iron out some problems. Henri finally manages to convince Edward to wear his costume, and Sophia finally arrives in Australia. Chapter 27: The Nervous Welcome Edward suffers from opening night nerves and Henri comes to his rescue. Meanwhile, up in the Foyer Ruby introduces Sophia to Dramaticus. Chapter 28: The Snubbed Kiss Kirana finally bumps into Ruby face to face at opening night drinks for the first time since the Christmas debacle and sparks fly. Edward and Sienna discover there is a smouldering electricity between them and King Richard III opens to thundering applause. Chapter 29: The Explored Congratulations Henri convinces Ruby and Michael to make post show speeches before convincing Ruby to run away from the party with him. Meanwhile Emerald and Brick find themselves vying for Kirana's attention and Sophia finally meets Edward in the flesh. Chapter 30: The Consumated Operations Edward invites Sienna to his hotel for a drink after a long and tiring day. Ruby calls the family together for a production meeting about the next show at Dramaticus and finds herself pressured to bury the hatchett with Kirana. Chapter 31: Another production meeting takes place at Dramaticus and Ruby plans Flora's Sweet 16 birthday surprise.
In this chapter Edward invites Sienna to his hotel for a night cap after a long day. Ruby calls the family in for a production meeting and is then forced to swallow her pride in a meeting with Kirana. www.theplayerssoapopera.com
Henri convinces Ruby and Michael to make speeches at the Richard III post-show celebrations drinks and then invites Ruby to a greater intimacy. Emerald and Brick find themselves vying for Kirana's attention, and Sophia finally meets Edward face to face. www.theplayerssoapopera.com
In this chapter Kirana tries to mend fences with Ruby but is shooed away by Henri, Sienna helps Edward with his stage makeup, and after a successful opening night performance the cast of Richard III take a moment to celebrate. www.theplayerssoapopera.com
It is opening night for Richard III. Sienna and Henri calm down Edward who is suffering an attack of nerves, Kirana gets mixed messages from Michael, Sophia and Ruby catch up at pre-show drinks, and Frank calls an emergency meeting with River and Emerald to fix a staging problem.
In this chapter Henri comes up with a plan to keep Edward in line and Sophia arrives in Australia and sends instructions to Flora.
Samsara chats with Scott Knight who plays Edward Drummond about what he has been up to and how he has developed this character.
Chapter 21: The Friendly Constraints We kickstart the story for 2019 at the first production meeting for the Dramaticus inaugural production meeting for Richard III. Tensions are high as Ruby tries to lead the family into calmer waters for their first big show. Later, Edward gets a Skype call from Flora who is at the Swiss finishing school La Femme Rafinee and she introduces him to her new friend Sophia. Chapter 22: The Recovered Reading The cast of Richard III begin the round table first read through of the play and Brick and Michael debrief over a drink at the Bistro bar at the end of the day. Chapter 23: The Catchy Barrier Brick tries to build bridges with Kirana. Two weeks later Ruby pops in after rehearsals of Richard III to check in with Michael about how things are going. As a result of that chat, Ruby invites Edward to the Bistro to tell how things are going to be. Another week passes and Ruby and Edward prepare for a Skype call with Flora. Chapter 24: The Extended Understanding Flora begs for a favour from Ruby and Edward, Brick and Sienna relax at the Bistro after a gruelling rehearsal, and the frost begins to thaw between Sienna and Edward. Chapter 25: The Pleading Future Ruby takes an early morning Skype call from Flora and Sophia who have hatched a plan and Frank and River talk about the future.
Samsara interviews Justin Groves about his current endeavours and how his character Brick Murello has developed since they last spoke.
Ruby takes an early morning Skype call from Flora and Sophia who have hatched a plan and Frank and River talk about the future.
Flora begs for a favour from Ruby and Edward, Brick and Sienna relax at the Bistro after a gruelling rehearsal, and the frost begins to thaw between Sienna and Edward.
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Podcast Details

Created by
Samsara
Podcast Status
Hiatus/Finished
Started
Jan 29th, 2018
Latest Episode
Apr 15th, 2020
Release Period
Weekly
Episodes
70
Avg. Episode Length
35 minutes
Explicit
No
Language
English

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