Public Domain Players
“Treasure Island”, Episode 5

“Treasure Island”, Episode 5

July 10, 2020

With danger quickly rising to the surface, the Hispaniola's arrival at Treasure Island is now fraught with peril, and Jim finds himself face to face with a stranger...

Treasure Island  is adapted from the original novel by Robert Louis Stevenson. Written and directed by James Weippert

Treasure Island is produced by James Weippert and David Coonan.

The cast, in order of appearance:

Larry Oblander as Adult Jim (larryoblander.com, Twitter/Instagram: @larryoblander) 

Conrad Bear as Captain Smollett (ConradBear.com)  

Jerry Schultz as Long John Silver (jerryschultzvoiceactor.com)  

Caroline Hertz as Arrow (CarolineHertz.com, Instagram: Hertz_sogood) 

The Pirate Crew was voiced by William Barretto  (Twitter: @TrueWillBarreto, Instagram: @will_barreto_experience), Joe Azzari  (Twitter: @voicesbyjoe, Instagram: @voicesbyjoe), Emily Buza  (Twitter: @emilyofarden), Tim Simpson, and Michelle Stahl

Tiffany Renee Bear as Dr. Livesey (TiffanyReneeBear.com, Instagram: @tiffanyreneebear)   

Michael Curry as Squire Trelawney  

Kyra McFarland as Young Jim (kyramcfarland.com, Twitter/Instagram: @kfmcf)  

Austin Schumacher as Black Dog (Instagram: @awesome_schu)

Cormac Joyce as Ben Gunn (CormacJoyce.com, Instagram: @cormacajoyce)

You can find PDP on Twitter at @PublicPlayers and on Instagram at PublicDomainPlayers.  

Both the Treasure Island and Public Domain Players logos were created by Bad Otter Design House, who you can find on Instagram at bad.otter

You can support PDP on Patreon at Patreon.com/PublicDomainPlayers.

There were two songs used in this episode, both created by Kevin MacLeod and used under a Creative Commons license:

Achaidh Cheide by Kevin MacLeod
Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3338-achaidh-cheide
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Celtic Impulse by Kevin MacLeod
Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3484-celtic-impulse
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Treasure Island, Episode 4

Treasure Island, Episode 4

June 26, 2020

The Hispaniola sets off for the journey to Treasure Island, but worries abound, and a dangerous threat is brewing...

Treasure Island  is adapted from the original novel by Robert Louis Stevenson. Written and directed by James Weippert

Treasure Island is produced by James Weippert and David Coonan.

The cast, in order of appearance:

Larry Oblander as Adult Jim (larryoblander.com, Twitter/Instagram: @larryoblander) 

Tiffany Renee Bear as Dr. Livesey (TiffanyReneeBear.com, Instagram: @tiffanyreneebear)   

Michael Curry as Trelawney 

Ethan Jesse as Sailor

Conrad Bear as Captain Smollett (ConradBear.com) 

Kyra McFarland as Young Jim (kyramcfarland.com, Twitter/Instagram: @kfmcf) 

Jerry Schultz as Long John Silver (jerryschultzvoiceactor.com) 

Evelyn Dumont as Morgan (evelyndumont.com, Instagram: dumontevie) 

Andrew Parrella as Israel Hands

Caroline Hertz as Arrow (CarolineHertz.com, Instagram: Hertz_sogood) 

The Pirate Crew was voiced by William Barretto  (Twitter: @TrueWillBarreto, Instagram: @will_barreto_experience), Joe Azzari  (Twitter: @voicesbyjoe, Instagram: @voicesbyjoe), Emily Buza  (Twitter: @emilyofarden), Tim Simpson, and Michelle Stahl.

You can find PDP on Twitter at @PublicPlayers and on Instagram at PublicDomainPlayers.  

Both the Treasure Island and Public Domain Players logos were created by Bad Otter Design House, who you can find on Instagram at bad.otter

You can support PDP on Patreon at Patreon.com/PublicDomainPlayers.

There were two songs used in this episode, both created by Kevin MacLeod and used under a Creative Commons license:

Achaidh Cheide by Kevin MacLeod
Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3338-achaidh-cheide
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Celtic Impulse by Kevin MacLeod
Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3484-celtic-impulse
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

“Treasure Island”, Episode 3

“Treasure Island”, Episode 3

June 12, 2020

Jim and Dr. Livesey set off for Bristol, where they meet a colorful cast of characters, including one rather remarkable sailor.

Treasure Island is adapted from the original novel by Robert Louis Stevenson. Written and directed by James Weippert

Treasure Island is produced by James Weippert and David Coonan.

The cast, in order of appearance:

 Larry Oblander as Adult Jim (larryoblander.com, Twitter/Instagram: @larryoblander) 

Michael Curry as Trelawney

 Tiffany Renee Bear as Dr. Livesey (TiffanyReneeBear.com, Instagram: @tiffanyreneebear) 

 Kyra McFarland as Young Jim (kyramcfarland.com, Twitter/Instagram: @kfmcf) 

 Kate Fallon as Mrs. Hawkins (Twitter: @KateMFallon6, Instagram: Kate_M_Fallon_6) 

 Emily Buza as Pirate 3 (Twitter: @emilyofarden) 

Conrad Bear as Captain Smollett (ConradBear.com)

Caroline Hertz as Arrow (CarolineHertz.com, Instagram: Hertz_sogood)

Michelle Stahl as Pirate 5

Jerry Schultz as Long John Silver (jerryschultzvoiceactor.com)

Evelyn Dumont as Morgan (evelyndumont.com, Instagram: dumontevie)

 You can find PDP on Twitter at @PublicPlayers and on Instagram at PublicDomainPlayers

 

Both the Treasure Island and Public Domain Players logos were created by Bad Otter Design House, who you can find on Instagram at bad.otter.

There were three songs used in this episode, both created by Kevin MacLeod and used under a Creative Commons license:

Sonata 17 by Kevin MacLeod
Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4392-sonata-17
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Achaidh Cheide by Kevin MacLeod
Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3338-achaidh-cheide
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Celtic Impulse by Kevin MacLeod
Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3484-celtic-impulse
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

“Treasure Island” - Episode 2

“Treasure Island” - Episode 2

May 29, 2020

Jim's life has been unsteady since the Captain arrived, but things aren't about to get any easier. Smooth seas never made a skilled sailor...

Treasure Island is adapted from the original novel by Robert Louis Stevenson. Written and directed by James Weippert

Treasure Island is produced by James Weippert and David Coonan.

The cast, in order of appearance:

Larry Oblander as Adult Jim (larryoblander.com, Twitter/Instagram: @larryoblander)

Michael Bradley as Billy Bones (Twitter: @MichaelLBradley)

Kyra McFarland as Young Jim (kyramcfarland.com, Twitter/Instagram: @kfmcf)

Matt Creason as Pew (Mattyseesvoices.com, Twitter: @Mattyseesvoices, Instagram: @mattcreason)

Kate Fallon as Mrs. Hawkins (Twitter: @KateMFallon6, Instagram: Kate_M_Fallon_6)

William Barreto as Pirate 1 (Twitter: @TrueWillBarreto, Instagram: @will_barreto_experience)

Tim Simpson as Pirate 4

Emily Buza as Pirate 3 (Twitter: @emilyofarden)

Joe Azzari as Pirate 2 (Twitter: @voicesbyjoe, Instagram: @voicesbyjoe)

Tiffany Renee Bear as Dr. Livesey (TiffanyReneeBear.com, Instagram: @tiffanyreneebear)

Patrick Cogan as Mr. Dance (patcogan.net)

You can find PDP on Twitter at @PublicPlayers and on Instagram at PublicDomainPlayers.

Both the Treasure Island and Public Domain Players logos were created by Bad Otter Design House, who you can find on Instagram at bad.otter.

There were two songs used in this episode, both created by Kevin MacLeod and used under a Creative Commons license:

Achaidh Cheide by Kevin MacLeod
Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3338-achaidh-cheide
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Celtic Impulse by Kevin MacLeod
Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3484-celtic-impulse
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

“Treasure Island” - Episode 1

“Treasure Island” - Episode 1

May 15, 2020
Please enjoy the first episode of Treasure Island! Hear Jim Hawkins begin to tell you his tale of adventure, beginning when he was just a boy and an old pirate showed up at the Admiral Benbow Inn...
 
This episode was directed by James Weippert, and adapted from the original novel by Robert Louis Stevenson.
 
Treasure Island is produced by both James Weippert and David Coonan.
 
This episode stars, in order of appearance:
Larry Oblander as Adult Jim
Michael Bradley as Billy Bones
Kate Fallon as Mrs. Hawkins
Kyra McFarland as Young Jim
Tiffany Renee Bear as Dr. Livesey
Austin Schumacher as Black Dog
 
You can learn more about all our actors by visiting our Instagram page, publicdomainplayers, or our Twitter page, @PublicPlayers.
 
The Public Domain Players logo, as well as the Treasure Island logo, was created by Bad Otter Design House, who you can find on Instagram at bad.otter.
 
You can support PDP on Patreon at Patreon.com/PublicDomainPlayers.
“Treasure Island” - Teaser

“Treasure Island” - Teaser

May 12, 2020

Get excited for the newest production from Public Domain Players...Treasure Island! Coming to a podcast platform near you, very soon.

A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol

December 20, 2019

Hello, everyone!

For this holiday season, we're bringing you a very special production of "A Christmas Carol," which was first produced and aired two years ago. This was prior to the creation of Public Domain Players, but in a way, this production was the impetus that created this very show! We hope you enjoy, and share with your friends, and we will see you with BRAND NEW WORK in 2020!

Adapted by James Weippert

Direction by James Weippert

Produced by James Weippert and Dave Coonan

JOHN MADDALONI as Scrooge/Young Scrooge

CHRISTOPHER TRINDADE as Grandpa and Belle's Husband

LAUREN MELORO as Child

EVELYN DUMONT as Christmas Present and Martha Cratchit

ALEX AUG as Christmas Past and Niece

TIM SIMPSON as Cratchit

KYRA MCFARLAND as Marley and Fan

STEVE ZUCCARO as Fred

KAILA GALINAT as Collector, Belle, and Tiny Tim

MICHAEL BRADLEY as Fezziwig and Man 1

NICOLE SHAW as Mrs. Cratchit and Belinda Cratchit

ARMAND LANE as Peter Cratchit and Man 2

ERICA LANCE as Young Boy

Our logo was created by Bad Otter Design House, who you can find on Instagram at @bad.otter.

All sounds either recorded specifically for this production or used freely under a Creative Commons license from FreeSound.com with no changes made.

Washington Irving’s Legend of Sleepy Hollow

Washington Irving’s Legend of Sleepy Hollow

October 23, 2019

Direction by James Weippert

Adapted by James Weippert

Produced by James Weippert and Lauren Meloro

CAST:

The Narrator - Caroline Aimetti

Caroline can be found at: CarolineAimetti.com or @carolaim on Instagram

Ichabod Crane - Kyra McFarland 

Kyra can be found at: KyraMcFarland.com or @kfmcf on twitter

Brom Bones - Ethan Jesse

Katrina van Tassel - Samantha Bowen

Samantha can be found at: SamanthaBowen.com or @itssambowen on all social media platforms

Baltus van Tassel - Lucas Iverson

Children - Nicole Elyse Shaw, Rebecca English, Joanna Georghiou

Nicole can be found at: @nicole_shaw22 on Instagram

Rebecca can be found at: @beccalynne94 on Instagram

Joanna can be found at: Adelphi University's "The Importance of Being Earnest" running from 10/29-11/3

Public Domain Players was founded and is run by James Weippert. 

The show can be found at:

Instagram: @PublicDomainPlayers

Twitter: @PublicPlayers

Patreon: patreon.com/PublicDomainPlayers

All sound effects created by James Weippert, except for the following used with permission from Freesound users:
InspectorJ, Foxen10, dobroide, swiftoid, Herbert Boland, brunobeslli, asalferov, ecfike, JohnsonBrandEditing, truflabart

 

TRAILER - “Washington Irving’s Legend of Sleepy Hollow”

TRAILER - “Washington Irving’s Legend of Sleepy Hollow”

October 7, 2019

Public Domain Players is proud to announce our very first audio production - Washington Irving's Legend of Sleepy Hollow!

Produced from a brand new script adapted straight from the original short story, this audio play will be premiering very soon...just in time for Halloween!