Episode 5: DOTUS - A US Election Special, Pt 2

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If you’re familiar with our usual podcast format, this episode is something a bit different.

It's the second of our three concept episodes, which take a surreal look at the personal politics of the US election, and the repercussions they may have for one particular individual - playwright Sarah Kosar. You can listen to part one here.

In this episode: As they’re waiting on the results of the 2020 election, Sarah's puppy, Meatball, persuades her to talk to her father about their opposing hopes for the outcome…

This episode was recorded before votes had been fully counted.

Part of The Traverse Podcast series.

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The Traverse is funded by Creative Scotland and The City of Edinburgh Council, with additional support from The Scottish Government Performing Arts Venues Relief Fund.

Design by everyonelovescake.co.uk


  • Created bySarah Kosar
  • Direction and dramaturgyDebbie Hannan
  • Sound designRichard Bell
  • MusicPatricia Panther
  • CastMeatball
  • With appearances fromSarah's dad

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