About Us

The Story Behind Script Shop

Who Makes the Magic Happen

Allyson West


Allyson West is an award-winning producer and director based in Cincinnati, Ohio. The latest narrative from Turn West Productions, TEXICAN, has attended 15 film festivals and won Best Drama Short, Best Director, Best Actress, as well as numerous other awards and nominations in 2017. Allyson also creates live performance work in Cincinnati, Ohio. She has a BFA in Acting from the Cincinnati-College Conservatory of Music and studied under Barbara Marchant at the William Esper Studio in Manhattan, New York.

Jack Crumley


Jack Crumley likes movies. He's a news anchor/reporter for 700WLW in Cincinnati. He graduated from Bowling Green State University with a BA in Telecommunications, focusing on radio and a minor in Theatre. Jack's an Aries with a passion for both tacos and hippos. In addition to reading scripts and watching movies, he also reviews local plays for the League of Cincinnati Theatres.

Frank Steele


Frank Steele is a mystery.

About the Script Shop Podcast

We believe all writers have a true human connection to their work. We highlight this connection by featuring a different script and talking shop with its screenwriter each week.

  • Discover the human nature beneath the script
  • Follow clear storylines and theme inspirations
  • Brainstorm possible plans for production
  • Bring screenwriters and producers together
  • Have a great time!

Share Your Script With the World!

Script Shop is committed to furthering the work of screenwriters. By conducting evocative interviews regarding the screenwriter, their background, and the screenplay in question, we are aiming to explore and highlight the experiences that lead writers to create the work we ultimately see on screen.

Want to talk shop with us? We want to hear from you!

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Running a free podcast is not "free". If you enjoy the show or believe in our mission, please consider giving a few bucks to help keep this alive.