NewTV is proud to present the eighth episode of The Folklorist. Host John Horrigan tells the story of an infamous financial schemer in Boston, an American hero who was saved from a poisonous plot, a tragic snowstorm that took Midwesterns by surprise, and an unsolved case of a mysterious creature alarming residents in a small town. Also featuring Campfire segments on Albert Einstein, Jane Goodall, and President Barack Obama.

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A NewTV Original Program

Produced & Directed by Angela Harrer & Andrew Eldridge
Hosted by John Horrigan
Created by John Horrigan & NewTV
Executive Producer: Robert Kelly

FEATURING

THE PONZI SCHEME
Joe Chambrello appearing as “Charles Ponzi"
Paul Lussier appearing as “Boston Post Owner"
Robert Hanes appearing as “Clarence Barron"
Frank Stewart appearing as “William McMasters"
Keith Phillip Upham appearing as “Investor 1"
Eric Jonathan Boles appearing as “Investor 2"
Eugene Foygelman appearing as “Investor 3"
Janet Waldman appearing as “Restaurant Patron 01"
Lin Hultgren appearing as “Restaurant Patron 02"
Michael McCloskey appearing as “Bank Manager"
Mike Weiner appearing as “FBI Agent 01"
Jon Shulman appearing as “FBI Agent 02"
Steven Lee appearing as “FBI Agent 03"

THE PONZI SCHEME CREW
Edited by: Angela Harrer and Andrew Eldridge
Associate Producer: Melinda Garfield
Writers: Angela Harrer, John Horrigan, and Andrew Eldridge
Contributing Writer: Shelby Levinson
Cinematographers: Andrew Eldridge and Angela Harrer
Assistant Editors: Shelby Levinson and Rachel Brown
Production Assistants: Shelby Levinson, Rachel Brown, and Eugene Foygelman

GEORGE WASHINGTON AND THE POISONED PEAS
Paul Head appearing as “George Washington"
Shane "Rudy" Rudolph appearing as “Thomas Hickey"
Chanelle Lansley appearing as “Phoebe Fraunces"
James McGruder appearing as “Samuel Fraunces"
Alessandro Zanet appearing as “Soldier"
Joe Plouffe appearing as “Soldier"
Sam Stulin appearing as “Bar Patron"

GEORGE WASHINGTON AND THE POISONED PEAS CREW
Writers: John Horrigan, Angela Harrer, Andrew Eldridge
Edited by: Angela Harrer and Andrew Eldridge
Contributing Writer: Anastasia Bogomolov
Casting Director: Shelby Levinson
Associate Producer: Melinda Garfield
Cinematographers: Andrew Eldridge and Angela Harrer
Production Assistants: Katie Rubino, Eugene Foygelman, Sam Stulin, Shelby Levinson

THE CHILDREN'S BLIZZARD
Jennifer Fillingame appearing as “Minnie Freeman"
Jonathan Kaplan appearing as “Samuel Glenn"
Eugene Foygelman appearing as “Seymour Dopp"
Josh Dolan appearing as “Man 01"
Herbert Fuchs appearing as “Man 02"
Kelly Young appearing as “Parent 01"
Holly Stanford appearing as “Parent 02"

CHILDREN
Connor Schofield
John Fumia
Gavin Montiero
Aiden McLaughlin
Liam Hennessy
Nicole Sarmiento
Haley Pine
Casey Monteiro
Marissa Plasse
Avery Markle
Sammy Silverwatch
Jauslin Mensah

THE CHILDREN'S BLIZZARD CREW
Producers: Andrew Eldridge and Angela Harrer
Directors: Andrew Eldridge and Angela Harrer
Writers: Andrew Eldridge, John Horrigan and Angela Harrer
Edited by: Angela Harrer and Andrew Eldridge
Contributing Writer: Shelby Levinson
Cinematographers: Andrew Eldridge and Angela Harrer
Editor: Angela Harrer
Production Assistants: Sam Stulin, Katie Rubino, Shelby Levinson, and Eugene Foygelman

THE DOVER DEMON
Trevor Frederick appearing as “Bill Bartlett"
Liz Flemke appearing as “Bill's Friend"
Alexi Reibman appearing as “John Baxter"
Rachel Brown appearing as “Abbey Brabham"
Sam Melnick appearing as “Will Tainter"

THE DOVER DEMON CREW
Edited by: Angela Harrer and Andrew Eldridge
Writers: John Horrigan, Angela Harrer, Andrew Eldridge
Associate Producer: Melinda Garfield
Production Assistants: Rachel Brown, Liz Flemke, Sam Melnick, Melissa Moriarty, Alexi Reibman and Trevor Frederick

CAMPFIRE
Maryellen as “Jane Goodall”
Sydney as “Albert Einstein
Ralf as “Barack Obama”

SPECIAL THANKS
Circa Vintage Wear
Boston Costume
New England Salvage and Demolition
Mad Props
Newton Public Schools

ORIGINAL AIR DATE
Tuesday, December 10th, 2013 on NewTV

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

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