Project Description

 

The Folklorist: Deborah Sampson

Hear the incredible story of a woman who disguised herself as a man in order to fight for her country during the American Revolution.

A NEWTV ORIGINAL PROGRAM
Produced and Directed by: Andrew Eldridge & Angela Harrer
Written by: John Horrigan, Andrew Eldridge & Angela Harrer
Hosted by John Horrigan
Created by John Horrigan & NewTV
Executive Producer: Robert Kelly

SPECIAL THANKS
HistoryAtPlay.com
JudithKalora.com
The Freedom Trail Foundation
Boston Costume
Eric Propp
Ali Lydon
Cheryl Uttaro

FEATURING
Judith Kalora as “Deborah Sampson”
Doug Reed as “American Soldier”
Andrew Dell Isola as “American Soldier”
Billy Loftus as “American Soldier”
Wolfgang Schüler as “American Commander”
Jeff Weber as “American Soldier”
Francis Hauert as “Abraham Van Tassel”
Jennifer Small as “Van Tassel’s Daughter”
Michal Rabiej as “Robert Snow”
Ben Bocko as “Tory”
Terrance McFadden as “Tory”
Kirsten Grimes as “Tory”
Randy Morris as “Dr. Binney”
Colin James Fuller as “British Soldier”
Craig Capone as “British Soldier”
Wyndham Maxwell as “British Soldier”
Angel Connell as “British Soldier”
Aras Hachikian as “Crowd Member”
Frederick Wright as “Crowd Member”
Katie Rubino as “Crowd Member”
Joe Borg as “Crowd Member”
Eugene Foygelman as “Field Doctor”

PRODUCTION CREW
Writer’s Assistants: Alexa Johnson, Katie Rubino and Brianna Gershkowtiz
Cinematographers: Andrew Eldridge & Angela Harrer
Production Design: Andrew Eldridge & Angela Harrer
Editors: Andrew Eldridge & Andrew Zubatkin
Assistant Editors: Joe Borg
Sound Design: Andrew Eldridge
Music: Organic Music Library, Audioblocks
Production Coordinator: Katie Rubino
Production Assistants: Joe Borg, Victoria Chin, Eugene Foygelman & Brianna Gershkowitz

AVAILABLE ON NEWTV
NewTV’s local cable channels in Newton, MA
RCN: 3 | 13 | 15 | 613 (HD)
Comcast: 8 | 9 | 99
Verizon: 32 | 33 | 34

ORIGINAL AIR DATE
June 2015 on NewTV
For questions and inquires about the program, please email folklorist@newtv.org.
©2015 NewTV