Wed, 24 August 2016
This week's news:
Many thanks to the Chicago Nerd Comedy festival and all of the folks who came to see our show there this year!
We are now a finalist in the Parsec Awards!
Check out Eric Scull talking about one of his favorite movies, Frequency, on the Cinescope podcast.
Join us at NerdCon Stories in Minneapolis this October, where we'll be doing a show, panels, a workshop, and more!
Mon, 16 May 2016
This week's bonus is a chat with Eric Scull, Chris Rathjen and Nick Wagner about the making of IST's first episode.
Full chat is on YouTube
Check out the Televerse podcast to hear Sean Kelley's Star Trek Fantasy Draft!
Thanks to the following folks for great iTunes reviews:
OkieLane, Robertt364, RichardBowenCPA, Manabizzle,Spiritpotato
Wed, 20 April 2016
Captain Baxter and Fritz meet in the ready room to discuss their big news, so as not to crash Corbomite's special journey.
Improvised as a warm-up scene on February 14, 2016, from a suggestion by Mike Medina via Facebook.
Edited by Eric Scull
Direct download: ISTBonus_042016_Sigh_Its_a_Corbomite_Episode_Folks.mp3
Category:extras -- posted at: 7:13pm CDT
Sun, 27 March 2016
The Captain Baxter is looking for a doctor, Lt. King is looking to lose one.
Weeping with the Enemy was recorded as a warmup February 7th, 2016, from a suggestion by Joel Svensson.
Eleanor Hollingsworth as Counselor Rayvek
Mary Cait Walthall as Zarlene Zonalzon
Julia Weiss as Lt. Rita King
Matt Young as Captain Julius Valentine Baxter
This Weeks News:
"Gravity of Love" (M/S/BH) Fritz finally fulfils his dream of a 3-way between him, the Sisyphus, and a black hole. "
“Holodeck Gordon Ramsey starts a new season of Hells Kitchen; all the contestants just use replicators to get it perfect every time"
Thanks for listening.
Background music for News was the theme for Star Trek IV:The Voyage Home; Smooth Federation by Andrew Allen
Sun, 21 February 2016
Who are you gonna believe? Me, or your lying lips?
- We’ve got Free Tickets to Star Trek the Ultimate Voyage Saturday March 19th. To enter to win tweet us your IST Fan Fiction with hashtag #ISTFF. Chicago entries will be entered to win two Free tickets to The Ultimate Voyage, entries from listeners who won’t be in Chicago on March 19 can win a Mast System Display Schematic of the USS Sisyphus, designed by LCARS Artist Alexander Richardson.
- We’ve been getting a lot of new listeners making title suggestions, so let us remind you the best time to send suggestions our way is a Friday or Saturday before recordings. You can submit via twitter or Facebook.
- IST Editor/Producer Eric Scull has a new Star WARS podcast: "Resistance Radio," via Hypable.com, a Star Wars all-news all-fan podcast featuring veteran podcasters talking the latest in the SW universe. Twitter: @RRadioPodcast
Mon, 25 January 2016
News for Jan 25th, 2016:
You can catch improvised Star Trek cast members on other podcasts this week! Listen to Sean Kelly talk about Violence and video games on the Nerdologues Talking Games podcast.
You can also catch Sean discussing the TNG episode The Naked Now on a new podcast project called Pat Trek!
And finally, Matt Young appears with the rest of his Magic Tavern cohorts on the One Shot podcast.
Tue, 22 December 2015
Did somebody say wish?
Improvised November 8th, 2015 from a suggestion by Paul Nichols via Facebook.
Edited by Chris Rathjen
Griffen Eckstein as Lt. Cdr. Fritz Fassbinder, Lt. Leopold Lackey
Mon, 14 December 2015
Zarlene teaches Baxter and Corbo about the Nerds and the Knees.
Chris Rathjen as Corbomite Hayes
Mary Cait Walthall as Dr. Zarlene Zonalzon
Matt Young as Captain Julius V. Baxter
-One final week of our Live run at iO Chicago.
--With openers Our Fair City;
--And special guest SAND, New City's Best Chicago Improv team of 2015.
--Speaking of guests, check out this live performance of klingon Somewhere Over the Rainbow.
Tue, 1 December 2015
Inadvertent cruelty is rampant in this bonus scene.
News of the week: there are three more live shows left for 2015! Join us December 4th, 11th, and 18th at 10:30pm.
Improvised Star Trek won the 2015 Audioverse award for best Fan/Adaptation Comedy! Many thanks to all who voted for us.
Thanks also to Dat_Woona for a new iTunes review!
And check out the latest episodes of Your Stories and Taylor Talk for more podcast goodness from IST cast and crew.
Mon, 16 November 2015
Just the worst.
Improvised November 8, 2015 from a suggestion by Joel Svensson
Sean Kelly as Crick Watson
Eli Mandel as Alien Mayor, Alien
Mary Cait Walthall as Alien Ambassador, Dr. Zarlene Zonalzon
Nick Wagner as Alien Child
Matt Young as Cpt. Julius V. Baxter
Edited by Christopher Rathjen