Colonial House Season 1
Colonial House Season 1
First Air Date: May 17, 2004
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1x09 Judgment Day (May 25, 2004)
It's September 29 and the Colonists decorate the village with husks of dried corn, fir boughs and ribbons in celebration of Michaelmas, the feast of St. Michael the Archangel. Finally, the Colonists prepare to depart for the 21st century after their performance is assessed by a panel of experts.
1x08 The Reckoning (May 25, 2004)
The Colonists feel that they're on the path to growth and prosperity but success doesn't come without a price. Meanwhile, tensions rise between Cape Merchant Lecza and Gov. Heinz.
1x07 Shake Up (May 24, 2004)
Cape merchant and treasurer Jack Lecza arrives on behalf of the sponsoring company to check up on the new venture causing feelings of pressure and unsettlement amongst the Colonists.
1x06 Regime Change (May 24, 2004)
As the colony loses faith in Gov. Wyers, he hands over his two indentured servants and household belongings to help pay for his family's passage home which causes a power shift resulting in lay preacher Don Heinz becoming the new governor.
1x05 The Outsiders (May 18, 2004)
11 new settlers arrive making the current living situations very cramped so the colonists must now work together to build a new house under orders from the governor.
1x04 City of God (May 18, 2004)
Governor Wyers returns only to find that that majority of the colonists must face punishments due to their modern-day behaviour which clashes with the laws of colonial times. The lucky ones get scarlet letters while the not-so-lucky ones are tied to stakes for being non-believers.
1x03 Harsh Reality (May 17, 2004)
Assistant governor and lay preacher Don Heinz has his hands full when he finds that the colonists don't all follow the same faith and he soon must take over the duties of governor after an emergency forces Governor Wyers to depart.
1x02 A New World (May 17, 2004)
Governor Wyers and the new colonists, which include three families and seven individuals, arrive in 1628 New England where they must build a colony using tools of the time. The participants of this project soon realize that Colonial House isn't going to be as fun as they hoped as the pains of hard work and the lack modern conveniences soon take their toll.
1x01 Back in Time (May 17, 2004)
Talk show host Oprah Winfrey visits the set of Colonial House, meets the Colonists and finds out what life was like back in 1628 by becoming a colonist herself.