Project Description

 

The Folklorist: The Grape Island Alarm

It’s the early stages of the American Revolution, and many colonists are figuring out which side to support. One man in particular tries to keep his loyalties to the British while also appeasing the American patriots.

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

SPECIAL THANKS
Boston Costume
Cheryl Uttaro

FEATURING
Yuval Bibi as “Elisha Leavitt”
Maureen Vlaco as “Mrs. Leavitt”
Jenn Adams as “Abigail Adams”
Andrew Wynne as “British Soldier”
Andrew Eldridge as “British Officer”
Paul Sears as “Militia Man 01”
Sam Thornley as “Militia Man 02”
Sam Stulin as “Militia Man 03”

PRODUCTION CREW
Contributing Writer: Katie Rubino
Editor: Angela Harrer
Music: Organic Music Library and Kevin MacLeod
Assistant Editor: Rachel Brown
Production Assistant: Sam Stulin

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
2014 on NewTV
For questions and inquires about the program, please email folklorist@newtv.org.
©2014 NEWTV