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Cautionary Tales – The Final Illusion of The Great Lafayette



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Golden sparks rained down on The Nice Lafayette’s well-known present, “The Lion’s Bride”. They regarded like they had been a part of the efficiency. They weren’t — and shortly the theatre was ablaze. How one can save the three thousand viewers members now trapped in a burning constructing?27 years beforehand the Brooklyn Theatre had gone up in flames too. The terrified spectators grew to become a frantic, trampling mass, and practically 300 folks perished within the flames and smoke. Panic in an emergency can kill. However maintaining calm will also be deadly…

Cautionary Tales is written by me, Tim Harford, with Andrew Wright. It’s produced by Alice Fiennes, with assist from Edith Rousselot.

The sound design and unique music is the work of Pascal Wyse. Julia Barton edited the scripts.

Because of the group at Pushkin Industries, together with Jacob Weisberg, Heather Fain, Jon Schnaars, Carly Migliori, Eric Sandler, Emily Rostek, Royston Beserve, Nicole Morano, Daniella Lakhan and Maya Koenig.

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