The Panel Jumper – Issue 007: Jack Kirby and the Lord of Light

Many people are familiar with Ben Affleck’s 2012 Oscar winning film Argo, but not many know the connection Argo has to the All-Father of American Comics – Jack Kirby. written by COLE HORNADAY directed by BEN LAURANCE produced by BEN & COLE starring manager mike MIKE GILSON jack kirby TROY… Continue reading

The Panel Jumper Live – Chapter VI

Join us for our sixth chapter of The Panel Jumper **LIVE** and celebrate the magic of sequential storytelling – comic books! Produced in collaboration with West of Lenin, this one-night gala of excruciatingly gifted Seattle-based talent will leave you grateful for all nerd culture has to offer. We are over… Continue reading

The Panel Jumper – Issue 006: EC Come, EC Go

What happened when a stuffy child psychologist decided comic books were an evil blight upon the landscape? In this episode of The Panel Jumper, we examine the impact Dr. Fredric Wertham and the Senate Subcommittee on Juvenile Delinquency had on the comics industry in general, and EC Comics in particular…. Continue reading

The Panel Jumper Live – Chapter V

Join us for our 5th chapter celebrating the magic of sequential storytelling – comic books! Produced in collaboration with West of Lenin, this one-night gala features STOP THIEF! a short play by Bret Fetzer and Juliet Waller Pruzan, a world-premiere screening of the latest episode of THE PANEL JUMPER detailing… Continue reading

The Panel Jumper – Issue 005: Boy Wonder Years

In the 1980s, DC held a phone campaign to let their readers determine whether or not Jason Todd, the second Robin to Bruce Wayne’s Batman, would live or die. This episode of The Panel Jumper takes a look behind the Bat-cave to examine why the readers made the decision that… Continue reading

The Panel Jumper Live – Chapter IV

Join us for our fourth episode celebrating the magic of sequential storytelling – comic books! Produced in collaboration with West of Lenin, this one-night gala features the talents of nerd-rock pioneer Kyle Stevens, better known as the internationally recognized singer/songwriter Kirby Krackle! Director/playwright Andrew Shanks (Ghost Light Theatricals Battle of… Continue reading

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles – A Panel Jumper Special

The Panel Jumper takes an in-depth look at the genesis and impact of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle phenomenon. Starring Cole Hornaday as The Panel Jumper Mike Gilson as Manager Mike Brandon Ryan as Kevin Eastman Shane Regan as Peter Laird Writer: Cole Hornaday Director: Ben Laurance Gaffer: Michael White… Continue reading

The Panel Jumper Live – Chapter III

Join us for the third episode of our celebration of the magic of sequential storytelling. Produced in collaboration with West of Lenin, this one-night gala event features the talents of composer-pianist Michael Owcharuk (The Bushwick Book Club, 14/48: The Worlds Quickest Theater Festival), a new short play by Scotto Moore… Continue reading

Perfect Bound Podcast Live – Episode 71

The Perfect Bound Podcast crew assemble on stage during The Panel Jumper **Live** and talk about comic book genres with special guest: Eisner Award winning cartoonist David Lasky. E-mail us: perfectboundpodcast@gmail.com The Panel Jumper: thepaneljumper.com Comics Dungeon: comicsdungeon.com Subscribe via iTunes!

The Human Fly – A Panel Jumper Special

In the late 70s, two Canadian sausage makers decided to get into the daredevil business to challenge Evel Knievel. This is their story. Starring Cole Hornaday as The Panel Jumper Mike Gilson as Manager Mike Written by Cole Hornaday Directed by Ben Laurance Gaffer: Michael White Hayes Boom Op: Webster… Continue reading