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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.

Feb 12, 2019

Greater Boston is written and produced by Alexander Danner and Jeff Van Dreason, with recording and technical assistance from Marck Harmon.

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This episode featured:

  • Braden Lamb as Leon Stamatis (he/him)
  • Mike Linden as Oliver West (he/him) and Marlo (he/him)
  • Jordan Higgs as Ethan Bespin (he/him)
  • Rick Zieff as Manager, Sales, and Lawyer (he/him)
  • James Capobianco as Dipshit Poletti (he/him)
  • Lydia Anderson as Gemma Linzer-Coolidge (she/her)
  • Michael Melia as Phillip West (he/him)
  • Julia Propp as Louisa Alvarez (she/her)
  • Kelly McCabe as Nica Stamatis (she/her)
  • Mario Da Rosa Jr as Isaiah Powell (he/him)
  • Jessica Washington as Isabelle Powell (she/her)
  • James Oliva as Michael Tate (he/him)
  • Summer Unsinn as Charlotte Linzer-Coolidge (she/her)
  • And Sam Musher as Emily Bespin (she/her)

Also Featuring:

  • David Rheinstrom as the Legion Announcer


Iri Alexander
Cole Burkhardt
Fox Cooper
Tina Daniels
Christopher Dole
Todd Faulkner
Jack Pevyhouse
Alma Roda-Gil
Zane Sexton
and Alex Welch


So many wonderful friends with wonderful audio dramas included here, like Forrest Guide, Arden, Uncanny County, Jim Robbie and the Wanderers, Radio Drama Revival, and more. (sigh). Isn’t audio fiction the best?


  • Charlie on the MTA by Emily Peterson and Dirk Tiede. Blackberry Rag, Farewell to Nigg, and Tam Lin set by Adrienne Howard, Emily Petersen, and Dirk Tiede. 
  • Drums by Jim Johanson.

Transcripts available at 

Content Warnings

  • Kidnapping 
  • Forced Accidental Hypnosis
  • Capitalism
  • Political Anxiety and Political Unease
  • Incarceration and police interrogation
  • Excessive Marlo Monologuing
  • Expressions of hunger / lack of food
  • Threat of mass eviction