FULL[PLAY]Wappin' Wharf by Charles S. Brooks - thw

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Post by silverquill » April 16th, 2018, 8:43 am

Well, I thought I might as well get Acts II and III in for you. They are much shorter than Patch's Act I lines. I did a final check and found a couple of missing lines at the end of Act II, so I think I've got them all this time. One can always hope, eh.

'Appy days!

https://librivox.org/uploads/toddhw/wappinwharf_patch_2_128kb.mp3
https://librivox.org/uploads/toddhw/wappinwharf_patch_3_128kb.mp3
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Post by Kitty » April 16th, 2018, 8:51 am

ToddHW wrote:
April 16th, 2018, 7:14 am
Maybe I should put something in the summary saying that the very interesting author's comments are in the intro section 0, but if you want to get right to the pirates and the blood, then go to act 1. If I do that, I'll move the cast list to the Act 1 file as well.
yes this would be an idea. Although one could still leave the Cast credits in section 0. Naming it: Dramatis Personae and Introduction, for example.

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Post by ToddHW » April 16th, 2018, 6:01 pm

Whew! I assembled most of Act 1 - and it is over an hour! I think to fit within our 72 minute limit I am going to have to cut it into two halves - though I will try to prevent that if I can. (I may have gaps bigger than I need for the parts I didn't place yet, or parts in series that eventually I will stack up to be simultaneous.)

(Sonia - could you please record "Act 1, Part 1 of", "End of Act 1, Part 1", "Act 1, Part 2 of", and "End of Act 1, Part 2" just in case?)

By the way, when I assemble, I normally only listen to a few words at the beginning and end of each line to make sure I am putting things in their proper places. But this time I just had to listen to more becuz you all sound so great! Arrg, yo be wonderful dreadful pirates all! (Except of course the lovely Betsy.)

Thanks, Todd

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Post by Kitty » April 17th, 2018, 1:22 am

silverquill wrote:
April 16th, 2018, 8:43 am
Well, I thought I might as well get Acts II and III in for you. They are much shorter than Patch's Act I lines. I did a final check and found a couple of missing lines at the end of Act II, so I think I've got them all this time. One can always hope, eh.
hehe, sorry, I still found some missing lines ;) I blame it on the eyepatch, definitely.

I loved when Patch was constantly egging on the Captain to deal with Joe, but he himself was keeping his safe distance :lol: And I agree with Todd, you all sound great as pirate gang.

Well, here are my notes:

for Act 2:

> at about 0:27: missing line: “Darlin' loves yer, Duke.”

> at about 3:09: missing line (Captain and Patch together): “What did yer see?

> at about 5:50: missing lines: [the pirates all together. You hear the voices of the pirates singing in the distance.]
I agrees ter this and ter give 'em bliss—
From Pew I learned the trick—
I push 'em wide o' the wessel's side,
And poke 'em down with a stick.


In fact I noticed this only just now… Leanne also missed those lines and I didn’t catch them, sorry. :oops: I need to be more careful with the singing, as the character doing it is not highlighted precisely. :?

Although, Todd, I wonder how easy or comprehensible it will be to merge 3 voices for a really big text, but maybe you’ll pick a line for each of them. Even though, I shouldn’t underestimate your merging qualities. I have sent a PM to Leanne to ask if she could insert hers as well. It would be at about 5:24 in Act 2 for the Captain

for Act 3:

> at 2:33: "I takes it mighty kind o' you, Captain. Yer has alers been a lovin' father ter me. Joey, I 'll tell yer what yer are." – you should make a pause before Joey (there is a full stop). Joe belongs to the next sentence, because Patch means that the Captain is like a father to him, not Joe. But you make it sound as if he meant Joe.

Thanks, Larry, super job !

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Post by silverquill » April 17th, 2018, 10:23 pm

(Out of pocket for a few days)

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Post by Kitty » April 18th, 2018, 12:07 am

silverquill wrote:
April 17th, 2018, 10:23 pm
Here are the patches for ole Patch.
and excellent patches they are :thumbs: all PL ok now. You can remove your eyepatch now and become an honourable citizen again. :mrgreen:

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Post by Kitty » April 18th, 2018, 12:10 am

ToddHW wrote:
April 16th, 2018, 6:01 pm
Whew! I assembled most of Act 1 - and it is over an hour! I think to fit within our 72 minute limit I am going to have to cut it into two halves - though I will try to prevent that if I can.
:shock: that long ?! It's probably because of the lengthy intro...
Sonia - could you please record "Act 1, Part 1 of", "End of Act 1, Part 1", "Act 1, Part 2 of", and "End of Act 1, Part 2" just in case?
yes I can do that this evening :)

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Post by Kitty » April 18th, 2018, 9:00 am

Todd, here are alternative versions for the intro of Act 1. I tried to speak them with the same pirate-oomph I used before, so it doesn't sound too patched in. :? I was wondering if we need it for acts 2 and 3 as well, but will wait until you tell me so.

https://librivox.org/uploads/toddhw/wappinwharf_alternative_opening_1_128kb.mp3

I'll put them in the MW underneath Act 1 :)

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