Listen and enjoy this first installment of The Encyclopedia Show's second season -Series 2, Volume 1: Dinosaurs.
Featuring (Contributor – Topic): An interview with World-Class Paleontologist Paul Sereno; Roger Bonair-Agard (National Poetry Slam Champion) – Cretaceous–Tertiary Extinction Event; Ken Green (Chicago Slam Elder) – The Le Brea Tar Pits; Rachel Claff (BoyGirlBoyGirl) – Sue, Chicago's Sweetheart; Asia Calcagno (Louder Than A Bomb All Star) – The Deinonychus; Lindsay Miller (Tucson Slam Team) – The Utahraptor; Anthony Ladson (Word Wizard) – The Troodon; David Kodeski (True Life Tales) – Sir Richard Owen; Billy Tuggle (Chicago Slam Elder) – The Archaeopteryx; Stacy Fox (Vox Ferus) – The Brontosaurus; Dan O'Dwyer (Big Dog Eat Child) – The Ankylosaurus; Lauren Herrmann – Pterosaur.
With cast regulars: Kurt Heinz (E-Poets.net) – Fact Checker; Tim Stafford (HBO Def Poet); Joel Chmara (HBO Def Poet); Mike Slefinger (Actor); Evan Chung (Musician)- House Band Leader "The Encartagans"; and Jilted Emily Rose (Poetry Vet and House Manager) – As Jilted Emily Rose.
About The Encyclopedia Show
The Encyclopedia Show, brought to you from the quirky minds of poets and producers Robbie Q Telfer and Shanny Jean Maney. The Encyclopedia Show showcases visual art, comedy, music and spoken word on a wide variety of subjects related to a chosen topic. Each month a new topic is picked at random from the encyclopedia and assignments are sent to a diverse group of writers, artists, poets and performers.
Recorded Wednesday, September 02, 2009 at Chopin Theatre.