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2 N.J. suburbanites launch podcast that satirizes life in the New Jersey suburbs -

Listen towards the very first 3 episodes here. 

"It's of a town which has any cultural clash - that old generation vs. follow her on Twitter @JessMazzola.

The idea for the comedy, writers Marcy Thompson and also Jenny Turner Hall said, had been inspired by simply controversies which have sprung up inside their hometown more than a plan for you to redevelop the mailbox constructing into condos. 

"It's this huge fight and that will we had been kind of involved," Thompson said. The initial a pair of episodes get recently been launched about iTunes along with YouTube, as well as the third became available Thursday. 

Turner Hall said the girl thinks it may catch on, since "people like to make enjoyable associated with Jersey." But, however the two say they will poke plenty associated with fun in their property state in the episodes, it isn't meant to become Jersey-bashing.

. the manufacturer new generation," Thompson said. It's a universal story." 

The satire furthermore touches in gentrification, and also redevelopment, Turner Hall added. 

Jessica Mazzola may become reached at "It's about a fresh group of people shifting in. "We tease it, however actually we enjoy living here."

So far, the first 2 episodes have had numerous hundred downloads about iTunes, plus a few hundred a lot more listens on YouTube. 

MAPLEWOOD -- Seeking to get a satire associated with lifestyle within suburban New Jersey? look no further as compared to Maplewood. 

The a pair of penned the initial 4 episodes of the podcast earlier this year, along with recorded all of them before any reside audience in the South Orange performing Arts Middle as a part of the particular South by simply South Orange festival in June. town of Milkwood that's embroiled in a major controversy - the fate associated with its library. 

Though the story has been depending on (and mocks) nearby politics, its creators say it includes a wider appeal. 

Thompson declared the two felt poking enjoyable at the controversy throughout Maplewood was "the just actually productive method to have this debate."

"It's by what happens when we start asking, 'is this truly what we should be doing?" 

More episodes in the serial podcast are actually within production, both said. "And we stepped again from this and also realized, 'this is funny.'" 

The cast boasts some Broadway along with voice over veterans such as David Josefsberg, that lately performed within "Honeymoon within Vegas" in Broadway.

The people whom just love Studio B, a company that creates and promotes various arts tasks within the township, has established "Milkwood: A New Lampoonery." The Particular podcast will take location in a fictional N.J. Find upon Facebook.

"It's kind of a enjoy letter," Turner Hall said

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