During the pandemic, the LAND OF SMILES creative team worked on adapting the musical to a podcast format. With the director in Hawaii, the actors in California and New York, the writer-composer, musicians, and sound engineer in Thailand, the music supervisor in Michigan, and the sound designer in Chicago, the team recorded the prototype of two songs/scenes:


Podcast Prototype Creative Team: 

Director: Seema Sueko
Music Supervisor: David O
Sound Designer: Andre Pluess
Sound Engineer (Thailand): Thomas Van Ness

Podcast Cast: 

Cathy Ang as Lipoh
Melody Butiu as Soon Nu