First, you’ll a quiet
place away from traffic noise, kids, etc. where you can record the show.
You’ll need a laptop or desktop computer. Something from the last few years, capable of quickly running current browser software.
You’ll need a solid broadband internet connection, and it’s also important to make sure that no one in your household is streaming video, etc. while we’re recording, as this will definitely affect the quality of the connection.
Very important - you’ll need the latest version of Google’s Chrome browser. It can be downloaded here
A pair of headphones. Could be as simple as earbuds, or as fancy as studio headphones. Whatever you have.
A microphone. A USB mic attached to your computer, or even the little mic on a pair of earbuds works quite well. Headsets with boom mics or microphones build into a laptop often don’t give very good results.
We currently use Google Hangouts to collaborate on plays. You’ll need a Google or Gmail account to log in.
As a backup we’ll also have you record your audio on your computer and send it to us after the session. We’ll send you a small audio recording program along with instructions to make this easy.
I'll also ask you to email me a picture and bio to be included in the show notes on this website