Harlem Queen

By Yhane Smith

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"Harlem Queen" an audio drama based on the life and times of "Numbers Queen" Madame Stephanie St. Clair during the Harlem Renaissance.

Episode Date
S2 EP4 - Discovered! (Season Finale)
00:21:03

CONTENT WARNING: Physical abuse.

Jul 14, 2020
S2 EP3 - Bailed!
00:16:20

CONTENT WARNING: This episode includes references to sex-trafficking and racial slurs.


THANK YOU! To our new patrons: Amara! Donald! Morris! Fran S.! Chris M.! Danielle C.! Sara N.! Your support is invaluable and helps to keep us going.


Michele has to make her way back home. Eugene questions Holstein's motives. Wallace Thurman asks for Madame St. Clair's patronage.

 

Gabrielle Adkins - Madame Stephanie St. Clair

Ukachi Arinzeh - Countee Cullen, Announcer

Ian Bell - Dutch Schultz, Charles DuPont, Reynolds

Journey Brown-Saintel - Shirley

D. Rubin Green - Floyd J. Calvin, WEB DuBois, Holstein

Melissa Green - Ruby Washington

Special Guest Appearance by Brandon Micheal Hall as Wallace Thurman

Steven Hylton - Bunky

Peter Killy - Lucky Luciano

Isaiah Mueller - Eugene Washington

Jocelyn O'Toole - Ida

Andrietta Sims - Mrs. Glover

Luke Slattery - Manos

Nina Smith - Yolande DuBois, Michele

Errickson Wilcox - Mayor Jimmy Walker

Special thanks to Emerald Toller

Harlem Queen's theme music was composed by Jason Moran

Sound Designer - Peter Kohl

Created, Produced and Written by Yhane Smith

HarlemQueen.org

Instagram: @HarlemQueenAudioDrama

Twitter: @AudioHarlem

Jul 07, 2020
S2 EP2 - Busted!
00:10:39

THANK YOU! To our new patrons: Chris! Danielle! Sara! Your support is invaluable and helps to keep us going.


CONTENT WARNING: This episode includes a reference to rape, lynching and racial slurs.

 

Madame Stephanie St. Clair continues to pay a heavy price to search for Michele.

 

Gabrielle Adkins - Madame Stephanie St. Clair

Ukachi Arinzeh - Countee Cullen

Ian Bell - Dutch Schultz, Charles DuPont

Journey Brown-Saintel - Shirley

D. Rubin Green - Floyd J. Calvin, WEB DuBois, Holstein

Melissa Green - Ruby Washington

Steven Hylton - Bunky

Peter Killy - Lucky Luciano

Jocelyn O'Toole - Ida

Andrietta Sims - Mrs. Glover

Luke Slattery - Manos

Nina Smith - Yolande DuBois 

Emerald Toller - Michele

Harlem Queen's theme music was composed by Jason Moran

Sound Designer - Peter Kohl

Created, Produced and Written by Yhane Smith

HarlemQueen.org

Instagram: @HarlemQueenAudioDrama

Twitter: @AudioHarlem

Jun 16, 2020
S2 EP1 - Kidnapped!
00:14:21

Thank you for listening!

 

CONTENT WARNING: This episode includes a reference to rape, lynching and racial slurs.

 

Madame Stephanie St. Clair searches for Michele.

 

Gabrielle Adkins - Madame Stephanie St. Clair

Ukachi Arinzeh - Countee Cullen

Ian Bell - Dutch Schultz, Fella

D. Rubin Green - Floyd J. Calvin, WEB DuBois, Holstein

Melissa Green - Ruby Washington

Steven Hylton - Bunky

Peter Killy - Lucky Luciano

Jocelyn O'Toole - Ida

Andrietta Sims - Mrs. Glover

Luke Slattery - Manos

Nina Smith - Yolande DuBois 

Emerald Toller - Michele

Harlem Queen's theme music was composed by Jason Moran

Sound Designer - Peter Kohl

Created, Produced and Written by Yhane Smith

HarlemQueen.org

Instagram: @HarlemQueenAudioDrama

Twitter: @AudioHarlem

 

May 25, 2020
S2 EP1 - Kidnapped!
15:43

Thank you for listening!

 

CONTENT WARNING: This episode includes a reference to rape, lynching and racial slurs.

 

Madame Stephanie St. Clair searches for Michele.

 

Gabrielle Adkins - Madame Stephanie St. Clair

Ukachi Arinzeh - Countee Cullen

Ian Bell - Dutch Schultz, Fella

D. Rubin Green - Floyd J. Calvin, WEB DuBois, Holstein

Melissa Green - Ruby Washington

Steven Hylton - Bunky

Peter Killy - Lucky Luciano

Jocelyn O'Toole - Ida

Andrietta Sims - Mrs. Glover

Luke Slattery - Manos

Nina Smith - Yolande DuBois 

Emerald Toller - Michele

Harlem Queen's theme music was composed by Jason Moran

Sound Designer - Peter Kohl

Created, Produced and Written by Yhane Smith

HarlemQueen.org

Instagram: @HarlemQueenAudioDrama

Twitter: @AudioHarlem

 

 

 

May 07, 2020
Harlem Queen Season Two Trailer
00:03:07

We are excited to present to you season two of Harlem Queen!

 

In a few more weeks we will have more episodes!

In the meantime, be sure to subscribe on Apple Podcasts so that you don't miss out!

Check out our Instagram for a fun "Tour of the Harlem Renaissance".

Instagram @HarlemQueenAudioDrama

Twitter @AudioHarlem 

You can also listen to episode on our Web site: HarlemQueen.org

Apr 02, 2020
Bonus Episode Two - Inspired
15:10

Bonus Episode Two

 

Inspired

 

Yhane talks to her daughter, Nina, about what inspired her to create Harlem Queen.

 

"Harlem Queen" features: Gabrielle Adkins, Ian Bell, Journey Brown-Saintel, Nia Calloway, D. Rubin Green, Melissa Green, Steven Hylton, Peter Killy, Isaiah James Mueller,  Jocelyne O'Toole, Damien Paris, Luke Slattery, Emerald Toller.

 

Created and Written by Yhane Smith

Directed by Shawn Regruto

Theme music by Jason Moran

Sound Design by Peter Kohl

Recorded at The Buddy Project

 

Production Assistants: Emely Perez and Nina Smith

 

Please join us in making this series by contributing to our Patreon account. 

 

Here is our fundraising link: https://www.patreon.com/harlemqueen

 

Follow us - 

Instagram: HarlemQueenAudioDrama

Twitter: @AudioHarlem

FB: @HarlemQueenAudioDrama

Aug 06, 2019
S1 EP4 - Opportunity (Season Finale)
00:16:47

Stephanie strikes back.

"Harlem Queen" features: Gabrielle Adkins, Ian Bell, Journey Brown-Saintel, Nia Calloway, D. Rubin Green, Melissa Green, Steven Hylton, Peter Killy, Isaiah James Mueller,  Jocelyne O'Toole, Damien Paris, Luke Slattery, Emerald Toller.

Created and Written by Yhane Smith

Directed by Shawn Regruto

Theme music by Jason Moran

Sound Design by Peter Kohl

Recorded at The Buddy Project

Production Assistants: Emely Perez and Nina Smith

Special thanks: Julie Atwell

Follow us on Instagram @harlemqueenaudiodrama to get your Madame St. Clair fix! Check out the hot spots Madame St. Clair frequented in her day as they are today.

Special "Hotsy Totsy" shoutout to Andrietta for being a patron!

Thank you for listening!  Please contribute to our Patreon page so that we can sustain this series.

https://www.patreon.com/harlemqueen

Apr 05, 2019
S1 EP3 - You'd Have to Do More than Spit a Bullet Against My Hip to Get Rid of Me.
00:12:49

Stephanie plans her retaliation.

 

"Harlem Queen" features: Gabrielle Adkins, Ian Bell, Journey Brown-Saintel, Nia Calloway, D. Rubin Green, Melissa Green, Steven Hylton, Peter Killy, Isaiah James Mueller, Damien Paris, Luke Slattery

Created and Written by Yhane Smith

Directed by Shawn Regruto

Theme music by Jason Moran

Sound Design by Peter Kohl

Recorded at The Buddy Project

Thank you for listening!  Please contribute to our Patreon page so that we can sustain this series.

https://www.patreon.com/harlemqueen

Mar 26, 2019
Bonus Episode One - No Rest for the Weary Ma Cherie.
06:56

A behind the scenes talk with Gabrielle Adkins about creating the character Madame Stephanie St. Clair. And a sneak peek of our next episode!

"Harlem Queen" features: Gabrielle Adkins, Ian Bell, Journey Brown-Saintel, Nia Calloway, D. Rubin Green, Melissa Green, Steven Hylton, Isaiah James Mueller, Damien Paris, Luke Slattery

Written by Yhane Smith

Directed by Shawn Regruto

Theme music by Jason Moran

Sound Design by Peter Kohl

Recorded at The Buddy Project

Thank you for listening!  Please contribute to our Patreon page so that we can sustain this series.

https://www.patreon.com/harlemqueen

Mar 21, 2019
S1 EP2 - Know Your Onions.
00:09:59

 

Stephanie demands the respect she deserves.

Featuring: Gabrielle Adkins, Ian Bell, Journey Brown-Saintel, Nia Calloway, D. Rubin Green, Steven Hylton, Isaiah James Mueller, Damien Paris, Luke Slattery

Created and Written by Yhane Smith

Directed by Shawn Regruto

Edited by Chris Manley

Sound Design by Peter Kohl

Recorded at The Buddy Project

Thank you for listening!  Please contribute to our Patreon page so that we can sustain this series.

https://www.patreon.com/harlemqueen

Mar 05, 2019
S1 EP1 - You Know Who I Work For?
00:13:03

 

A numbers war begins in 1920s Harlem.

Featuring:

Gabrielle Adkins

Ian Bell

Journey Brown-Saintel

Nia Calloway

D. Rubin Green

Steven Hylton

Isaiah James Mueller

Damien Paris

Luke Slattery

Created and Written by Yhane Smith

Directed by Shawn Regruto

Edited by Chris Manley

Sound Design by Peter Kohl

Recorded at The Buddy Project

Thank you for listening!  Please contribute to our Patreon page so that we can sustain this series.

https://www.patreon.com/harlemqueen

Feb 24, 2019
Harlem Queen Season One - Trailer
00:02:10

"Harlem Queen" an audio drama based on Madame Stephanie St. Clair, top gangster in Harlem during the 1920s.

Featuring:

Gabrielle Adkins

Ian Bell

Journey Brown-Saintel

Nia Calloway

D. Rubin Green

Steven Hylton

Isaiah James Mueller

Damien Paris

Luke Slattery

Created and Written by Yhane Smith

Directed by Shawn Regruto

Feb 10, 2019