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Greater Boston is a bi-monthly full-cast audio drama set in the Boston metro area, blending the real and the unreal, the historical and the fantastical. It all begins with the death of Leon Stamatis, a man so enamored of predictability that the least hint of uncertainty makes life unbearable. But by leaving the world, he has irrevocably changed it.

The show is written and produced by Alexander Danner and Jeff Van Dreason.

Mar 15, 2016

This week in Greater Boston, we meet three siblings: baby brother Dimitri hunts the Sasquatch in "Part-Time Cryptozoologists;" middle child Nica rubs shoulders with celebrities in "The Famous Bobbin Winder;" and eldest brother Leon dies on a roller coaster in "Disaster Planning."

Content warnings at end of show notes. 

Production

Written and Produced by Alexander Danner and Jeff Van Dreason.

Recording and technical assistance from Marck Harmon.

You can support Greater Boston on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/GreaterBoston.

Cast

James Johnston as Dimitri Stamatis

Kelly McCabe as Nica Stamatis

Braden Lamb as Leon Stamatis

Alexander Danner as the narrator and the Singer pitch man

Jeff Van Dreason as BB Bosco and Someday Cafe MC

Interview clips gathered from greater Boston residents.

 

Music

Charlie on the MTA (intro/outro) is performed by Emily Peterson and Dirk Tiede

Tosa Waltz (Part-Time Crypto Zoologists) composed by Michael Cassidy and performed by Emily Peterson and Dirk Tiede.

Additional music (Big Book of Riddles) by David Fernandez.

 

Contact

Find us online at GreaterBostonShow.com.

E-mail us at info@GreaterBostonShow.com.

Follow us on Twitter @InGreaterBoston.

Follow us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/GreaterBostonShow

Greater Boston is written in part at The Writers' Room of Boston, a non-profit workspace for Boston-area writers. Find out more at www.WritersRoomofBoston.org.

Content warnings

  • Strong language
  • Death (Non-violent) (ambiguous suicide)