31: 37.3 The Electric Chair: "Hope's Land of Candy"

08.05.2018 - By Fireside Mystery Theatre

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A tragic tale of a sweet woman whose sweetest dreams turn most deadly...

"Hope's Land of Candy" was recorded live on May 27th, 2018\. It was part of our show, **The Electric Chair**.

We at Fireside Mystery Theatre present these stories without prejudice or agenda. Our tales of the electric chair are not meant to condemn nor condone. Rather, they are meant as an expression of our persistent exploration of the dark and unsettling.

Featured in this episode:
Ali Silva as Hope Ridley
Kacie Laforest as Sister Prudence
Michael Pate as Marvin Ridley
Mary Murphy as Aunt Lil
Eirik Davey-Gislason as Alvin
James Kleinmann as Matthews
James Rieser as Robert Elms
Alain Laforest as Jessup, The Prison Guard
David Linton as Hope's Uncle Troy

Musical Performance:
"I Gotta Get a Message To You" by Barry, Maurice, and Robin Gibb
Performed by Karen Tennison accompanied by Noel Carey

Radio play by Silbin Sandovar

Directed by Ali Silva & Gustavo Rodriguez

Special research by Courtenay Gillean Cholovich with thanks to Kentucky Supreme Court Justice Bill Cunningham and the staff of the Kentucky State Penitentiary.

Musical score improvised by Noel Carey
Sound Effects Designer and Engineer: Greg Russ
Technical Director at The Slipper Room: Johnny Goddard
Production Coordinator: Brontis Shane Orengo
Theme music by Jason Graves

Post-production audio & podcast production by Ali Silva

Produced by Gustavo Rodriguez, Ali Silva, Daniel Graves, & Rebecca Graves for Fireside Mystery Productions

Copyright 2018 Fireside Mystery Productions

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