In the “Offseason”

Meet the cast of the 14-episode miniseries filmed in Provincetown

Compiled by producer Frank Vasello

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Blake (Stephan Piscatelli) and Chord (Robert Keary) have a winter picnic at Herring Cove.

“Offseason,” a 14-episode miniseries, is about a fictitious murder set in Provincetown in the dead of winter.

The miniseries features local actors, writers and more than 100 locals as extras. “It truly was a community project,” says producer Frank Vasello, who says they filmed at 88 locations in Provincetown. Each episode is between 35 and 45 minutes long.

The trailer can be viewed at offseasontv.com and the entire miniseries is available at Amazon.com at no charge for Amazon Prime members. It is 99 cents per episode without Prime membership.


ROBERT KEARYchord

Character: Chord O’Cleary

Lives in: Provincetown

Favorite thing to do in the offseason: Cook and host dinner parties for friends

Favorite line: When Dana threatens Maya: “I’m afraid female bodies dangling over Commercial Street may become something of an epidemic.”

Memorable scene: When Chord is being interrogated at the police station.


chris2BRIAN CARLSON

Character: Chris Christofferson

Lives in: Provincetown

Favorite thing to do in the offseason: Go to the gym and catch up with friends

Favorite line: “We should be safe from the coyotes tonight …”

Memorable scene: Dune shack scene with Ivan


olgaDIAN HAMILTON

Character: Olga Woods

Lives in: Provincetown

Favorite thing to do in the offseason: Walking the National Seashore and hosting the Writer’s Voice Café.

Favorite line: “I see you!”

Memorable scene: Olga and Chord outside the Good Egg


BRAUNWYN KRIST JACKETTdoris

Character: Doris Dempsey

Lives in: Truro

Favorite thing to do in the offseason: Going to the theater and seeing/listening to live music

Favorite line: “She had an affair with my father.” “What?” “All right, all right, she had an affair with your father!”

Memorable scene: Chord alone on his phone to his mom.


doryGWEN KAZLOUSKAS-NOYES

Character: Dory Pearl Souza, Ph.D.

Lives in: Truro

Favorite thing to do in the offseason: I cherish the ability to replenish the chi spent during the hectic summer months. The privilege of living near the sea is so restoring.

Memorable scene:  When my character Dory pushes Joe and Tony into the harbor.


R.F. GRIFF GRIFFITHgusty

Character: Gusty Silva

Lives in: Truro

Favorite thing to do in the offseason: Volunteering

Favorite line: “You’re a hairdresser, don’t you listen to gossip for a living?”

Memorable scene: The funeral scene, where I got to lie in a coffin.


ALEXANDRA FOUCARDmaya

Character: Maya Wholly

Lives in: Brooklyn, N.Y., and part-time in Provincetown

Favorite thing to do in the offseason: Attend salons and play readings

Favorite Line:  That’s your great-great-great granny’s wig.”


joeNATHAN BUTERA

Character: Joe Silva

Lives in: Provincetown

Favorite thing to do in the offseason: Make more work

Favorite line: “Why didn’t you call the police? I don’t get any reception at Race Point!”

Memorable scene: When Olga confronts Dana.


margaritaMELISSA NUSSBAUM FREEMAN

Character: Margarita Rosa Flores Maldonado

Lives in: Boston

Favorite thing to do in the offseason: 24-hour theater event, sunset at Herring Cove

Memorable scene: Olga in the Dunes


JODY O’NEILivan

Character: Ivan Zamir

Lives in: Provincetown

Favorite thing to do in the offseason: Embrace the hard-earned quietude by sitting at the bow of the Rose Dorothea on the third floor of the public library some gray Sunday or other.

Memorable scene: The scene between Olga Woods and Chord O’Cleary at Stop & Shop. Olga is relating her visions while Chord fears their lives might be terribly intertwined. It is beautifully played by Dian Hamilton and Bob Keary. The scene, set among the mundane detail of shopping cart commerce, makes for a compelling intimacy.


dianne2JUDITH PARTELOW

Character: Diane Delroy

Lives in: Dennis

Favorite thing to do in the offseason: I wish I lived in Provincetown to participate in all the great things going on—especially the free programs offered at the Provincetown Library.

Favorite line: “Which one was she?” in reference to a dead woman.

Memorable scene: When I am trying to seduce Ivan with a plateful of oysters.


FRANK VASELLOtony

Character:  Tony Gouveia

Lives in: Provincetown

Favorite thing to do in the offseason: Work on our next project!

Favorite line: “Chord, Iris makes prettier cookies and she’s only 4!” “Well she’s worked here longer than I have!”

Memorable scene:  Dean, Tony’s boyfriend, comes to visit him at the bakery. I think it is very sweet.

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