Project Description

 

The Folklorist: The Great Boston Molasses Flood

It’s one of history’s most unfortunate — and stickiest — disasters.

A NEWTV ORIGINAL PROGRAM
Produced & Directed by Jesse Kreitzer
Written by John Horrigan
Hosted by John Horrigan
Created by John Horrigan & NewTV
Executive Producer: Robert Kelly

SPECIAL THANKS
Steve Puleo, “Dark Tide”
Woodland Scenics
O.K. Toys, INC.
Malt Products Corporation
Be Amazing! Toys
Cheryl Uttaro

BOSTON MOLASSES FLOOD CAST
Jack Goldman as “Arthur Gell”
David McDivitt as “Contractor”
Petey Bouras as “Isaac Gonzalez”
Jason Lucas as “Child 1”
Aingealica Venuto as “Child 2”
Olivia Venuto as “Child 3”
Denise Lawrence as “Misses Cloherty”
Mary Wexler as “Misses O’Brien”
Ava Caiola as “Maria”
Gerry Marrocco as “Lawyer”
Gusto as “Peter the Cat”

PRODUCTION CREW
Production Manager: Andrew Eldridge
Cinematographers: Jesse Kreitzer and Andrew Eldridge
Editor: Jesse Kreitzer
Sound Design: Jesse Kreitzer
Music: Kevin MacLeod

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
Thursday, March 23rd, 2012 on NewTV
For questions and inquires about the program, please email folklorist@newtv.org.
©2012 NewTV