October 12th, 2016
The Official Podcast logo when the show launched in 2006
It’s time to turn the tables! Andrew, JD, and Roy from Audio Theatre Central interview our hosts Bob Smithouser and Jesse Florea about their stories. It starts with coming to Focus and leads to their experiences with Adventures in Odyssey and reflections on doing more than 260 Official Podcasts.
September 27th, 2016
Stuart Allen, voice of Buddy Norman
Buddy Norman just moved to Odyssey Middle School and imagines all sorts of terrible things that could happen there – from encounters with gangsters to a journey back to the Old West. Hear from Stuart Allen who plays Buddy in his Odyssey debut. Plus, get a sneak peek of a scene from the adventure.
Album 61: Without a Hitch
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Wedding bells are finally ringing for Penny Wise and Wooton Bassett, but the journey to the altar takes several unexpected side roads. Meanwhile, the Jones and Parker Detective Agency faces its most perplexing case yet, Olivia and Matthew compete against each other for student body president, and Whit finds himself in the middle of a feud between two warring clans. Celebrate marriage, family and friends in Odyssey with this hilarious six-episode collection!
- A The Feud of Mason County
- Parker for President
- Old Tricks
- The Key Suspect
- A Very Bassett Wedding, Parts 1 & 2
September 14th, 2016
Sage and Erin Bolte, 1992
Sage and Erin Bolte argued and fought as siblings Robyn and Melanie Jacobs on Adventures in Odyssey, modeling their performances after their real-life squabbles. As daughters of then-executive producer Chuck Bolte, they saw the inside story of Odyssey and of Chuck himself.
August 31st, 2016
Alan Young and Janet Waldo, 1998
Alan Young, 2007
Janet Waldo, 2006
The Adventures in Odyssey cast and crew remember our friends Alan Young (voice of Jack Allen) and Janet Waldo (voice of Joanne Allen), who passed away this year. Featuring: Dave Arnold (executive producer), Paul McCusker (former executive producer), Phil Lollar (writer/director), Chuck Bolte (former executive producer), Katie Leigh (voice of Connie), Will Ryan (voice of Eugene), Townsend Coleman (voice of Jason), Mark Drury (sound designer), Marshal Younger (writer/director), Bob Luttrell (sound designer), Rob Jorgensen (sound designer), Nathan Hoobler (writer/director), and John Fornof (writer/director)
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August 17th, 2016
Landon Arnold hangs out with Hal Smith (the original voice of Whit) in 1992. Hal puts on the face of his character from The Andy Griffith Show.
Landon Arnold played Scrubb Moseley — Rodney Rathbone’s cousin — as well as the role of Cody Carper. And he is the son of now executive producer (then sound designer) Dave Arnold. So Landon grew up in the midst of Odyssey production. Hear about those days years ago, plus a few secrets about Dave Arnold himself. Plus, hear a preview of “A Very Bassett Wedding, Part 2.”
Album 61: Without a Hitch is in the Odyssey Adventure Club!
The finale episode releases this week. Here’s the schedule:
July 14: The Feud of Mason County
July 21: Parker for President
July 28: Old Tricks
August 4: The Key Suspect
August 11: A Very Bassett Wedding, Part 1
August 18: A Very Bassett Wedding, Part 2
Listen now on the Adventure Club.