The Learning Curve


The Rise of Francis

What does it take to jump-start an economy? Why, consumers! So what do politicians do to jump-start an economy? They create millions of new consumers by emancipating creatures and monsters, real and fictional. But is the public ready to accept creature-made entertainment features? They're politicians, what do they care?

Featuring David Ossman of the Firesign Theatre, and popular Hollywood voice talent, Wally Wingert.

Available at Blackstone Audio’s Downpour site, and in the Great Northern Audio Theatre Collection.

Podcast by Midnight Audio Theater, Ep. 154.
Podcast by Moonlight Audio Theatre.
The Learning Curve


  • David Ossman - Major and Malder Hack
  • Wally Wingert - Big Jack, Francis, Ty
  • Tim Wick - Writer, Dad, Sid
  • Windy Bowlsby - Holiday, Katie Rumba, Mom
  • Preston Ossman - The Oracle
  • Eleanor Price - The Learning Curve
  • Jeffrey Adams - Lawyer, Zollie Thustra, Drunk
  • Applause sign - Rachel Adams

  • Sound effects by Brian Westley
  • Written by Brian Price and Jerry Stearns, with Eleanor Price
  • Directed by Brian Price
  • Produced by Jerry Stearns and Kris Markman
  • Performed at CONvergence 2007
  • Sponsored by MISFITS

A Great Northern Audio Double Header

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