Monday, November 14, 2016

Episode 151: Planet of the Dongs

Rip and Lorem find themselves in a real pickle. By which we mean penis.
Improvised on October 9, 2016 from a suggestion by Tyson Thorp via Facebook.

Eli Mandel as Rip Stipley
Rayna Caskey as Kelly the Intern
Chris Rathjen as Cdr. Corbomite Hayes
Nick Wagner as Lt. Ch'arles Lorem
Mary Cait Walthall as Dong Oligarch, Dr. Zarlene Zonalzon
Julia Weiss as Dong Oligarch, Lt. Rita King, Ashley, En. Spot
Matt Young as Cpt. Julius Valentine Baxter

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Ep 150: Oh the Places You'll Boldly Go!

When a career counselor drops by, the crew begins to contemplate their sunny futures.

Improvised August 28, 2016 from a suggestion by Joel Svenson via Facebook.

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Eleanor Hollingsworth as Counselor Rayvek
Sean Kelly as Lt. Cdr. Crick Watson
Eli Mandel as Rip Stiply
Nick Wagner as Lt. Ch'arles Lorem
Lauren Walker as Psydkick the PsychicMary Cait Walthall as En. Operator, Dr. Zarlene Zonalzon
Julia Weiss as Lt. Rita King, En. Spot, En. Engineering

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Bonus: You Get a Spirit Animal! You Get a Spirit Animal! Everyone Gets a Spirit Animal!

Lorem hears of a Salamander.

  • Many thanks to NerdCon for inviting us to participate and perform in their wonderful convention this year.
  • Eli Mandel is performing his solo comedy show "Crownin' Around" on Wednesdays in November at the iO theater. It is sure to be hilarious, and more details can be found in the link.
  • Check out Eric Scull chatting with Pats in PatTrek, discussing the Season 2 TNG episode The Royale.
  • And many thanks to all of our recent iTunes reviewers! Your reviews warm our hearts and our worms.

Monday, October 31, 2016

Episode 149: Guess Who's Coming to Flok'Narr?

A promising invitation finds its way to the Sisyphus. Rip makes preparations for his future. The people of Flok'Narr may not be *quite* what they seem... or are they?
Improvised on December 13, 2015 from a suggestion by Dillon Lee via Facebook.
Edited by Eric Scull

Sean Kelley as Lt. Cdr. Crick Watson, Blagnar the Magnificent, Smart Babe
Shad Kunkle as The Admiral
Eli Mandel as Rip Stipley, Emmanuel Hounini, Babe #2, Hunk, Lt. Jeremy Swanson
Christopher Rathen as Cdr. Corbomite B. Hayes, Von Bronson
Nick Wagner as Lt. Ch'arles Lorem, The Absolver
Mary Cait Walthall as Dr. Zarlene Zonalzon, David Coppervell, Christiana Angel, Talamia
Matt Young as Captain Julius V. Baxter, Damien, Lt. Greg, Babe #3

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Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Live from NerdCon: Stories, "Bowl of Soup"

Performed live at NerdCon Stories 2016! 

Dan Granata as Computer, Sound Wizard, Klingon Navigator
Matt Young as Captain Julius Valentine Baxter
Chris Rathjen as Cmdr. Corbomite Hayes
Sean Kelley as Cmdr. Crick Watson, Klingon Sub-Sub-Commander
Nick Wagner as Lt. Ch'arles Lorem, Klingon Commander
Eleanor Hollingsworth as Rayvek
Julia Weiss as Lt. Rita King
Eli Mandel as Acting Doctor Rip Stipley