CHAPTER 25The Pleading FutureLISTEN HERE SCENE 1: The Future (part 1) Frank wakes up in the early hours of the morning and decides to wake River up too. FEATURING: Daniel Brasher and Samsara SCENE 2: The Pleading Ruby takes an early morning Skype call from Flora who has hatched a plan with Sophia. FEATURING: Jaq Avery, Malaynee Hayden and Maree Shefford SCENE 3: The Future (part 2) The alarm wakes Frank and River again and as they get ready for work they talk about the future.
CHAPTER 24The Extended UnderstandingLISTEN HEREScene 1: The Extension (Part 2) Flora begs Ruby and Edward for a favour. FEATURING: Jaq Avery, Scott Knight, and Maree Shefford Scene 2: The Understanding (Part 1) Brick and Sienna relax at the Bistro after a gruelling rehearsal. FEATURING: Justin Groves and Jaclyn Lombardo Scene 3: The Understanding (Part 2) Sienna tries to catch a ride with Ruby but misses her and ends up in an unexpected discussion with Edward. FEATURING: Scott Knight and Jaclyn Lombardo
CHAPTER 23The Catchy BarrierLISTEN HEREScene 1: The Recovery (Part 2) Brick goes over to build bridges with Kirana who has just finished her set at the Bistro. FEATURING: Jo Boyd and Justin Groves Scene 2: The Catch Up It is two weeks later and Ruby drops in at the end of rehearsal to check in with Michael about how rehearsals are going. FEATURING: Axle Gunn and Maree Shefford Scene 3: The Barriers Ruby has invited Edward to the Bistro to explain to him how things are going to be. FEATURING: Scott Knight and Maree Shefford Scene 4: The Extension Ruby and Edward meet up in Ruby's office to have Skype call with Flora FEATURING: Scott Knight and Maree Shefford
CHAPTER 22THE RECOVERED READINGLISTEN HERE Scene 1: The Reading The cast of Richard III prepare for the round table script reading FEATURING: Justin Groves, Axle Gunn, Scott Knight, Imbi Leili Ling, and Jaclyn Lombardo. Scene 2: The Reading (cont.) The script read through continues FEATURING: Justin Groves, Axle Gunn, Scott Knight, Imbi Leili Ling, and Jaclyn Lombardo. Scene 3: The Recovery Brick and Michael get together for a drink at the Bistro bar after a very long day. FEATURING: Justin Groves and Axle Gunn
PLAYING ON SERIES 2MBRYOLISTEN HERE MBRYO is the genius behind the theme music for The Players and also writes some very special compositions for us such as the runway music created for Henri's fashion show for Flora. In this, our first episode of Playing On for 2019 Samsara has sits down for a chat with him at The Ambitious Act Cafe to talk about their collaboration and also his background and other artistic projects. MUSICAL COMPOSITION BY MBRYO In 2018 mbryo (Matt Brown) worked with the Horrendus team with an original score inspired by Byzantine chant, medieval instrumentation and a splash of distortion. Also at the Comedy Festival last year, his music featured in Rod Lara’s Banjo at the Spiegeltent. 2017 saw mbryo working with Illumi-Nation Theatre on Sarah Kane’s 4.48 Psychosis, Daniel Keene’s Lost: 5 , and with Owl and Cat Theatre for Erasers, INT, A Very Modern Marriage, Asylum and A Matter Of Life And Death, amongst others. For the screen his credits include Black Death (Gl…
In 2019 the role of Kirana has been taken over by Jo Boyd as we sadly had to say goodbye to Gabrielle Reiher at Christmas. Gabrielle has gone on to focus on other exciting opportunities. You may remember Jo from filling in the role of Ruby Drummond when Maree Shefford was a bit poorly. When we realised we needed a new Kirana we didn't have to look far at all. Welcome to the team Jo!!!
Jo Boyd is playing the role of Kirana Jo is a mother, a grandmother and a small business owner and also really enjoys modelling and creative photography. She has a real passion for acting which has steered her toward film and podcasting and in all of this she relishes a good challenge! Jo's films include The Last Hope, To Love Somebody, Dark Night of the Zomboogies, Blue, Faberge Black, and The Faceless Man. She is currently filming Of Course God Is Italian. Jo also featured in the music video Which Witch is Which. Jo would love to take on more featured speaking roles and extras work.
CHAPTER 21THE FRIENDLY CONSTRAINTSLISTEN HERE Scene 1: The Constraints Ruby leads the team in their first production meeting for the Dramaticus inaugural production of Richard III FEATURING: Justin Groves, Axle Gunn,, Scott Knight, Imbi Leili Ling, Jaclyn Lombardo, and Maree Shefford Scene 2: The Constraints (cont.) Ruby continues the production meeting whilst River goes in search of Emerald FEATURING: April Garreffa, Justin Groves, Axle Gunn,, Scott Knight, Imbi Leili Ling, Jaclyn Lombardo, and Maree Shefford Scene 3: The Friend Edward receives a Skype call from Flora who is at the Swiss finishing school La Femme Rafinee FEATURING: Jaq Avery and Scott Knight Scene 4: The Friend (cont.) Flora introduces Edward to her new friend Sophia FEATURING: Jaq Avery, Malaynee Hayden, and Scott Knight
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.
Jaq Avery as Flora Drummond Daniel Brasher as Frank Medford April Garreffa as Emerald Bannister Justin Groves as Brick Murello Axle Gunn as Michael Bannister Scott Knight as Edward Drummond Imbi Leili Ling as River Murello Jaclyn Lombardo as Sienna Bannister Gabrielle Reiher as Kirana Maree Shefford …