Caroline follows the clues in a stranger’s email and finds a place to “hear Sinatra play live tonight” in Hoboken. But how will she make it past the bouncer?
This week’s episode features: Jim Walker as Nightclub Bouncer; MC, various gents and Frank Sinatras 1 and 2; Connor Magyar as NJ Guy, Jimmy Foss and Announcer; Nina Rolle as NJ Girl, “Shhh!” Club Lady and various dancers; and Sharon Glassman as Caroline/The Narrator.
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About Blame It On Hoboken
Sharon Glassman‘s serial fiction with original music brings you the story of quirky, modern optimists looking for love “Their Way” in Frank Sinatra’s hometown, and their beautiful, brainy discoveries along the way. KGNU will be featuring new episodes each week on news.kgnu.org.
The Longmont, CO author combines her East Coast background with Colorado actors and musicians to create audio fiction that’s timely for Sinatra’s 100th birthday year of 2015.
Meet the Performers
The cast of Blame It On Hoboken features funny, smart Boulder County performers, including: Nina Rolle (Truth Be Told), Connor Magyar (Don’t Yell at Me), Jim Walker (Playback Theater West), and Eryc Eyl (aka: DJ Savior Breath).
The songs, written by Sharon Glassman and produced by Eric Thorin (bass), feature musicians that might be familiar to front range residents and KGNU listeners alike, including: Rich Moore (guitar), Dexter Payne (sax and clarinet), Glenn Taylor (pedal steel), Eric Moon (pianos), Mark Dalio (percussion), and Paul Kiteck (mandolin/violin)
Plus: Guest vocals by Lauren Stovall (The Railsplitters), Wende Harton (Queen City Jazz Band), Nick Forster and more.
About the Author
Sharon Glassman was trained as a journalist in New York City. She found her true “beat” telling warmhearted non-fiction and fiction stories on stages, pages, digital media and radio nationwide. Sharon is also the author of Love, Santa (Grand Central Publishing). She lives in Longmont, Colorado. Sharon Glassman on facebook, Twitter.