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CHAPTER 5: The Relieved Cajoling

CHAPTER 5: The Relieved Cajoling
Scene 1: The Relief The Bannister Cottage Michael takes an evening off to sit down to dinner with Sienna and Emerald and see how they are coping in the lead up to the launch.
FEATURING: Jaclyn Lombardo, April Gareffa, and Axle Gunn
Scene 2: The Cajoling The Bannister Cottage Michael and Sienna try to convince Emerald to work past her fears and come to the launch of Dramaticus.
FEATURING: Jaclyn Lombardo, April Gareffa and Axle Gunn
PLAYING ON Samsara sits down with Axle Gunn, Jaclyn Lombardo and April Gareffa to welcome April to the cast and talk about the family history and dynamics of the Bannister clan.


We finally get to meet Emerald Bannister, youngest daughter of Michael and treasured sister of Sienna. A young designer, Emerald is struggling to find her way in the world after experiencing extreme trauma.

April Gareffa is playing the role of Emerald Bannister

Bright eyed and bushy haired, April is currently in her third and final year of study at Federation University Arts Academy, Musical Theatre and is delighted to be joining the cast of The Players. While dabbling in the mainstream working as an extra, the indi arts culture is where April belongs. She is unafraid and eager to tell stories about human nature, drugs, relationships, sex, survival and anything else society labels as 'taboo'. Did I mention she was unafraid? She also loves to take her clothes off and work as a life model for local drawing classes when she's not singing Amy Winehouse or doing laundry.   April's most notable involvements have been performing in 'Don't Bring Lulu' (2013) written …

CHAPTER 4: The Manipulated Tantrum

CHAPTER 4:  The Manipulated Tantrum
LISTEN HERE Scene 1: The Manipulation (part 2) Ruby's Office Edward continues to play with Ruby's emotions as he manipulates her into overriding Michael's decision.
FEATURING: Scott Knight and Maree Shefford
Scene 2: The Tantrum The Dramaticus Dressing Rooms River puts Flora and Edward in their place about perceived favoritism and Edward hatches an evil plan for revenge.
FEATURING: Jaq Avery, Scott Knight and Imbi Leili Ling
PLAYING ON In this episode of Playing on Samsara sits down to talk with Scott Knight about his career and all things Edward Drummond.

CHAPTER 3: The Consoling Allocation

CHAPTER 3 The Consoling Allocation
LISTEN HERE Scene 1: The Consoling The Drummond House Edward consoles Flora after having been kicked out of the launch and comes up with a plan to reinstate them.
FEATURING: Jaq Avery and Scott Knight
Scene 2: The Allocation The Dramaticus Dressing Rooms River shows Sienna her new dressing room and they commiserate with each other about Flora
FEATURING: Justin Groves, Imbi Leili Ling, and Jaclyn Lombardo
Scene 3: The Manipulation (part 1) Ruby's Office Edward takes the first step in his plan to get Flora and himself back in the show and it begins with getting Ruby on board.
FEATURING: Scott Knight and Maree Shefford
PLAYING ON In this episode of Playing On Samsara sits with Maree Shefford and talks about Maree's experience as an actor and her thoughts about Ruby Drummond.