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Naughty or Nice

Thursday, December 18, 2014

An elf gets a new job in the Naughty or Nice division of Santa's workshop. This story was commissioned by NPR's All Things Considered. It was written by Jonathan Mitchell and Seth Lind, and directed & produced by Jonathan Mitchell.

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Sketchballs

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

At least you know where they're coming from. Performed by Rosie Whalen, Chris Dwane, and Louis Kornfeld. Written by Rosie Whalen. Directed by Louis Kornfeld & Jonathan Mitchell. Produced by Jonathan Mitchell.

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Return of the Extractor

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

This episode was recorded at Radiotopia's live event on October 21, 2014. In it, we revisit the sound extraction technology of David Luther, who was featured in our story "The Extractor" from earlier this year. Performed by Ed Herbstman and Elana...

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The Death of Poe

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Edgar Allen Poe's death has always been shrouded in mystery. In this episode, we imagine what may have happened. It was inspired by listener Matthew Mercier, who spent time as the caretaker of Poe's last home. Performed by Christian Paluck, Ed...

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Silvia's Blood

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Based on Philip K. Dick's short story "Upon the Dull Earth," originally published in 1954. Performed by Andy Moskowitz, Rebecca Robles, Diana McCorry, Ben Jones, and Al King. Produced and directed by Jonathan Mitchell.

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Cold Read

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

A psychic love story. Performed by Alex Marino, Christina Dabney, Blanche Ames, and T.J. Mannix. Written by Louis Kornfeld, and produced by Jonathan Mitchell.

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That's Democracy

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

A teacher gives his students lesson about democracy that they'll never forget. Performed by Peter McNerney, Russ Armstrong, Alexis Lambright, Fiona Bradford, Teddy Shivers, Oscar Montoya, and Ben Jones. Written by Louis Kornfeld, produced by Jonathan...

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Everything, Nothing, Harvey Keitel

Wednesday, August 06, 2014

Finding inner peace is difficult... especially when you're sitting next to Harvey Keitel. This story was produced by Pejk Malinovski as a Falling Tree production, and originally aired on BBC Radio 3.

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Moon Graffiti

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

45 years ago this week, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed on the Moon. To commemorate, we're sharing our pilot episode which asks the question: What if they crashed? This story is based on a real speech written for Richard Nixon in 1969 called "In...

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Audio Smut

Wednesday, July 02, 2014

This episode features a story made by Audio Smut, a podcast about "your body, your heart, and your junk." Directed and produced by Kaitlin Prest in collaboration with composer Shani Aviram, this story is about how your mind can deceive you when you're...

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Chaotic Neutral

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

A game of Dungeons and Dragons is thrown into chaos. Peformed by Elana Fishbein, Jon Bander, Justin Moran, and Matt Shafeek. Written by Alejandro Kolleeny, and produced by Jonathan Mitchell.

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The Penis Museum

Monday, June 02, 2014

It's not about disco. Performed by Phoebe Tyers and Damon Ketron. With Elana Fishbein, Alejandro Kolleeny, Kerry Kastin, and Ira Gamerman. Written by David Wilcox and Johanna Hyman. Produced by Jonathan Mitchell.

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Voyager Found

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

The Voyager spacecraft has landed: meet the aliens who found it. Performed by Chet Siegel and Peter McNerney. Produced by Jonathan Mitchell.

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Everybody SCREAM!!!

Monday, April 28, 2014

Keep your knees in, chest up, stay low, elbows soft... let's go, let's GO! Performed by Chet Siegel, Emily Tarver, and Ed Herbstman. Written by Chet Siegel, produced by Jonathan Mitchell.

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Interns

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Because someone has to get the coffee. Performed by Maggie Morris, Emily Shapiro, Willy Appelman, Dennis Pacheco, Elana Fishbien, and Louis Kornfeld. Written by Alejandro Kolleeny, produced by Jonathan Mitchell.

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Jeff Gets Towed

Sunday, March 30, 2014

Jeff gets his car towed, and a whole lot more. Performed by Andrew Yurman-Glaser, Sebastian Conelli, and Phoebe Tyers. Written by Elana Fishbein, and produced by Jonathan Mitchell.

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The Extractor

Sunday, March 09, 2014

The sounds we make don't just fade away; they're embedded in the wood around us. Performed by Ed Herbstman, Kevin Cragg, Annemarie Cullen, Dennis Pacheco, and Rebecca Robles, with Melanie Hoopes, Bea Herbstman, Alex Marino, and Kerry Kastin. Music...

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Eat Cake

Thursday, February 13, 2014

If you've ever been alone on Valentine's Day, this story is for you. It's performed by Eliza Skinner, Birch Harms, and Curtis Gwinn, who improvised all of the dialogue. It was originally produced in 2009 for Weekend Amercia, Hillary Frank was the...

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It's Your Funeral (part 2)

Thursday, February 06, 2014

Live the death you've always wanted. This is part 2 of a two-part story. Performed by Andy Moskowitz, Ben Jones, Amy Warren, Jackie Hoffman, Blanche Ames, and Damon Ketron. Written by David Wilcox, inspired by a segment from his podcast A Twilight...

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