Show Notes 13 - 18

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RELEASE THE CLOWNS EPISODE 18. 

INTRO – Improvised by Phil Nice and Martin Hyder

Music – ‘My Adventures’, purchased from SoundDogs.

 

SKETCH 1 – The Accused

Written by: Alex Marion

Performed by: Kasper Michaels (The Accused), Phil Whelans (Prosecutor), Nick Hildred (Judge), Alex Marion (Defence)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com, lwdickens__room-tone-large-room-library, quattrostagii__crowd-on-stairs (both from Freesound.org)

 

SKETCH 2 – Interview

Written by: Phil Nice and Martin Hyder

Performed by: Karen Morden (Boss), Holly Meechan (Head of HR), Phil Nice (Harris)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

SKETCH 3 – Maladies 3

Written by: Nick Hildred

Performed by: Amy Holmes (Gwendoline), Leni Pikrodafnis (Cecily)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

Music: Dance of the Reed Pipes from http://freesfx.co.uk

 

SKETCH 4 – Equestrian Detox

Written by: Karen Morden

Performed by: Kasper Michaels (assistant), Holly Meechan (patient), Karen Morden (Lizzie)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com, and from Freesound.org - weejee-vdh__aerosol-spray, btherad2000__15-aerosol-can, 13gpanska-stanek-vojtech__hair-brushing

 

SKETCH 5 – Why did the chicken?

Written by: Jo Tilley

Performed by: Nick Hildred (shop manager), Joe Clegg (chicken)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com, and from Freesound.org - klangfabrik__autoslidingdoors

 

SKETCH 6 – Charity Concert

Written by: Jonathan Thake

Performed by: Jonathan Thake (interviewer), Tim Keeling (Bono)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

RELEASE THE CLOWNS EPISODE 17. 

INTRO – Improvised by Nick Hildred

Music – ‘My Adventures’, purchased from SoundDogs.

 

SKETCH 1 – Pun Handover

Written by: Phil Whelans

Performed by: Holly Meechan (Angela), Phil Whelans (He is Glen Burns), Phil Nice (Keith)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com,

 

SKETCH 2 – Serious Feminist

Written by: Marco Chiu

Performed by: Amy Holmes (Patricia), Marco Chiu (Jimmy), Nick Hildred (Station Announcer)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com, Tube train atmos by Emanuele Correani from Freesound.com

 

SKETCH 3 – Epic Sketch

Written by: Simon Littlefield

Performed by: Alex Marion (Grand Alf the Wizard), Leni Pikrodafnis (Anastasia the shopper), Marco Chiu (Jerry the shelf stacker), Nick Hildred (Bob the tannoi announcer)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

SKETCH 4 – Ideas That Don’t Work As Podcasts 3

Written by: Nick Hildred

Performed by: Jonathan Thake

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

SKETCH 5 – In The Actor’s Studio

Written by: Alex Marion

Performed by: Kasper Michaels (The Actor), Holly Meechan (The shop assistant), Nick Hildred (The Shop tannoi announcer – no typecasting here), Phil Whelans (The Cop)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com, Jannitch2 (clothes hangers), Klangfabrik (autosliding doors) both from Freesound.com

 

END CREDITS -

Written by: Nick Hildred

Performed by: Nick Hildred

SFX from: Music as start

 

POST CREDITS

Written by: Nick Hildred

Performed by: Alex Marion (PC Barnes), Amy Holmes (DCI Timpson)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

RELEASE THE CLOWNS EPISODE 16.

 

INTRO – Receiving a Letter

Written by: Simon Littlefield

Performed by:

SFX from: SoundDogs.com,

Music – ‘My Adventures’, purchased from SoundDogs.

 

SKETCH 1 – Oedipal Plagiarism

Written by: Phil Whelans

Performed by: Phil Whelans (Hepburn), Alex Marion (Lord Chiselhurst), Nick Hildred (Sigmund Freud)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

SKETCH 2 – Maladies 2

Written by: Nick Hildred

Performed by: Amy Holmes (Gwendoline), Leni Pikrodafnis (Cecily)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

SKETCH 3 – I’ve Seen It

Written by: Tim Keeling

Performed by: Nick Hildred (Sam), Marco Chiu (Drew)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com, Full drunken atmos by Cheeseheadburger from Freesound.com

 

SKETCH 4 – Poem 2

Written by: Simon Littlefield

Performed by: Alex Marion

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

SKETCH 5 – Ask The Question

Written by: Alex Marion

Performed by: Nick Hildred (interviewer), Amy Homes (Minister), Alex Marion (Shadow Minister)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com, Door slam – Haustuer 1 by Baujar66 from Freesound.org

 

SKETCH 6 – Spring Vampires

Written by: Karen Morden

Performed by: Marco Chiu (Bill), Karen Morden (Jessica), Amy Holmes (Pam), Nick Hildred (Truck driver victim)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com. Foley Zoom H1 for straw sucking

 

END CREDITS -

Written by: Nick Hildred

Performed by: Nick Hildred

SFX from: Music as start

 

 

Release The Clowns Episode 15.
 

INTRO – Improvised by Phil Nice (The Colonel) & Martin Hyder (Schmidt)

Music – ‘My Adventures’, purchased from SoundDogs.

 

SKETCH 1 – Theatre Sketch

Written by: Phil Nice and Martin Hyder

Performed by: Phil Nice (son), Holly Meechan (Mum), Karen Morden (angry posh lady), Alex Marion (Mr Shut Up!), Phil Whelans (Duke Orsino), Nick Hildred (Curio), Joe Clegg (Valentine), all the above (Theatre goers being trodden on)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com, Eguobyte (Large crowd medium distance) and Muses 212 couch quick rise up, both from Freesound.org

 

SKETCH 2 – Ideas That Don’t Work As Podcasts 2

Written by: Nick Hildred

Performed by: Tim Keeling (Rip Grizzle)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

SKETCH 3 – Maladies 1

Written by: Nick Hildred

Performed by: Amy Holmes (Gwendolin), Leni Pikrodafnis (Cecily)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com + Taking Tea (Foley Zoom H1)

Music: Dance of the Reed Pipes (Nutcracker Suite) from http://freesfx.co.uk

 

SKETCH 4 – 10% off

Written by: Jonathan Thake

Performed by: Jonathan Thake (customer), Leni Pikrodafnis (shop assistant)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

SKETCH 5 – Poem 1

Written by: Simon Littlefield

Performed by: Amy Holmes

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

SKETCH 6 – Bill and Ted

Written by: Karen Morden

Performed by: Tim Keeling (Voice Over guy), Alex Marion (Bill), Marco Chiu (Ted), Leni Pikrodafnis (Boss)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com, and Tamlija (photocopier) from Freesound.org

Music: Fast Lane from http://freesfx.co.uk

 

SKETCH 7 – Nostalgia

Written by: Alex Marion

Performed by: Karen Morden (Tina), Holly Meechan (Audrey)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com + Tea making (Foley using Zoom H1), Office ambience by Nightwatcher98 from Freesound.org

 

END CREDITS -

Written by: Nick Hildred

Performed by: Nick Hildred

SFX from: Music as start

 

 

 

RELEASE THE CLOWNS EPISODE 14.

 

INTRO – Improvised by Nick Hildred

Music – ‘My Adventures’, purchased from SoundDogs.

 

SKETCH 1 – Gerbil Maternity Ward

Written by: Phil Whelans

Performed by: Phil Whelans (Dr Gerbil), Alex Marion (Mr Gerbil), Holly Meechan (Mrs Gerbil), Phil Nice (Mr Fluffles)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com,

 

SKETCH 2 – The Power of Me 1

Written by: Simon Littlefield

Performed by: Nick Hildred (Announcer), Kasper Michaels (Bobby Heister)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com. Music: Downtown Rain from http://freesfx.co.uk

 

SKETCH 3 – Car Repair

Written by: Karen Morden

Performed by: Karen Morden (customer), Marco Chiu (mechanic)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

SKETCH 4 – The Power of Me 2

Written by: Simon Littlefield

Performed by: Kasper Michaels (Bobby Heister)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com. Music: Downtown Rain from http://freesfx.co.uk

 

SKETCH 5 – Ideas That Don’t Work As Podcasts #17

Written by: Nick Hildred

Performed by: Nick Hildred (Announcer), Leni Pikrodafnis (Chloe), Marco Chiu (Charlie)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com (incs music)

 

SKETCH 6 – The Power of Me 3

Written by: Simon Littlefield

Performed by: Kasper Michaels (Bobby Heister)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com. Music: Downtown Rain from http://freesfx.co.uk

 

SKETCH 7 – Trapped

Written by: Alex Marion

Performed by: Emily Sargent (Trappee), Alex Marion (Rescuer 1), Tim Keeling (Rescuer 2), Nick Hildred (Rescuer 3) and Alex Marion again, because everyone else had gone home (Rescuer 4).

SFX from: SoundDogs.com, soundscalpel-com__water-splash, ppweiss__waterflosh, blaukreuz__avl03, oneirophile__swamp-gas-bubbling, tjoppie__small-rocks-falling, inspectorj__water-swirl-small-20, turchinoa__rubble, dheming__plywood-prying-01… all from Freesound.org

 

END CREDITS -

Written by: Nick Hildred

Performed by: Nick Hildred

SFX from: Music as start

 

RELEASE THE CLOWNS EPISODE 13 (The ‘Best Of’ episode).

 

INTRO – Improvised by Alex Marion and Nick Hildred

Music – ‘My Adventures’, purchased from SoundDogs.

 

SKETCH 1 – The Correspondents

Written by: Phil Whelans

Performed by: Amy Holmes (Emily), Phil Whelans (Jasper), Alex Marion (Thompson)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com, Foley Zoom H1

 

SKETCH 2 – Braveheart Health and Safety

Written by: Phil Whelans

Performed by: Nick Hildred (William Wallace), Phil Whelans (Angus)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

SKETCH 3 – CatEnders

Written by: Simon Littlefield

Performed by: Martin Hyder (miserable East End male cat), Verity Softly (Angry East End female cat). Singing cat ensemble: Martin, Verity, Nick Hildred, Alex Marion (also supplied woofs), Simon, all as main singers, Phil Nice (cat without portfolio – i.e. random cat noises)

SFX from: Nick, foley with Zoom H1

 

SKETCH 4 – Taking Over The World

Written by: Nick Hildred

Performed by: Phil Nice (Number 5), Nick Hildred (Number 1), Verity Softly (Number 4), Simon Edwards (Number 3)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com

 

SKETCH 5 – Role Play

Written by: Alex Marion

Performed by: Holly Meechan (Anne), Phil Whelans (Malcolm)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com, Foley Zoom H1.

 

SKETCH 6 – Marketing Lovers

Written by: Karen Morden

Performed by: Karen Morden (Lucy), Jonathan Thake (Simon)

SFX from: Foley Zoom H1.

 

SKETCH 7 – Medieval Emojis

Written by: Alex Marion

Performed by: Alex (Buckingham), Nick (Messenger), Marco Chiu (Salisbury)

SFX from: SoundDogs, foley Zoom H1

 

SKETCH 8 – No, It’s Gone

Written by: Simon Littlefield

Performed by: Alex (Cashier), Verity (Aileen)

SFX from: SoundDogs

 

 

SKETCH 9 – Garden of Eden

Written by: Jonathan Thake

Performed by: Phil Whelans (Adam), Jonathan Thake (God)

SFX from: SoundDogs.com, Music: Mozart Piano Concerto #21, from http://freesfx.co.uk

 

SKETCH 10 - No It’s Gone 2

Written by: Simon Littlefield

Performed by: Alex (Chairman), Verity (Aileen)

SFX from: SoundDogs. Running people - FreeSound.org

 

SKETCH 11 - The Godfather Part 1

Written by: Nick Hildred

Performed by: Phil Whelans (Tony), Nick Hildred (Godfather), Kasper Michaels (Consiglieri)

SFX from: Music – Napoli Authentic from SoundDogs, Zoom H1.

 

END CREDITS

Written by: Nick Hildred

Performed by: Nick Hildred

SFX from: Music same as intro

 

POST CREDITS – No, It’s Gone 3

Written by: Simon Littlefield

Performed by: Verity Softly (Aileen)

SFX from: SoundDogs. Atmos Big Ben, Pigeons, Rifle Bolt, FreeSound.org