​Featuring 10 episodes of four distinct genres that will run bi-weekly throughout the summer!

Four different story lines – told in the style of detective noir, adventure, horror, sci-fi – will culminate in a finale where all the narratives converge. The show will be in our signature style which includes – political comedy, biting satire, and catchy original music.

But you can also access all the episodes as they air right here!

Each episode will be brought to you for a price everyone can afford, FREE. But a suggested donation of $10 an episode is appreciated! Click here to donate.

Visit our Resource Page to learn more about the issues presented in Tales of the Resistance!

The series will air on local radio stations, including the following.
 

KSFP 102.5FM San Francisco
Saturday, Oct. 31st - Episode 10 5PM

( Followed by Episode 8 @ 5:30PM )

Sunday, Nov. 4th - Episode 10 9AM

( Followed by Episode 8 @ 9:30AM )


KALW 91.7FM San Francisco
Thursday, Nov. 5th - Episode 10 @ 1PM
On Corona Radio Theater


KTDE 100.5FM Mendocino County

Saturday, Oct. 31st - Episode 10 @ 7PM
Wednesday, Nov. 4th - Episode 10 @ 7PM


KZYX Mendocino County

Wednesday, Nov. 4th - Episode 10

( Episode will appear on Radiogram )

Radiogram runs from 8:00PM-10:00PM


KMUD Redwood Community Radio

Saturday, Oct. 31st - Episode 10 @ 7:30PM


KPOV 88.9FM Central Oregon

Friday, Nov. 6th - Episode 10 @ 11:00AM

WPFW 89.3 FM Washington, DC

Thursday, Nov. 5th - Episode 10 @ 1:30PM EDT
On Your Rights at Work

KNYO 107.7FM Fort Bragg

Friday, Nov. 6th - Episode 10 @ 9:30PM

 

KKUP 91.5 Cupertino, CA

Sunday, Nov. 8th - Episode 5 @ 5PM

Sunday, Nov. 29th - Episode 6 @ 5PM

Sunday, Dec. 13th - Episode 7 @ 5PM

Sunday, Dec. 20th - Episode 8 @ 5PM

Sunday, Dec. 27th - Episode 9 @ 5PM

 

KKRN 88.5FM Round Mountain, CA

Tuesdays @ 8PM

KDRT 95.7 FM Davis, CA

Thursdays @ 11:30AM and 11:30PM

Sundays @ 7:30PM

KWMR Homegrown Radio

Mondays @ 2PM

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October 31th, 2020 - Episode 10

Tales of the Resistance

"The End of the Beginning (Part Two)"

This final episode will bring us through all of the tales so far! Will Jade be able to take down Jamazon.com? Will Susie deliver the key that could cure Covid-19? Will Primo shine a light on the true darkness? Will Greg and Clya discover their true calling in this world?

The End of the Beginning is written by Michael Gene Sullivan, directed by Velina Brown. Commercials written by Marie Cartier. Music & lyrics by Daniel Savio with additional Music & lyrics by Jeremy Mage, production by Dred Scott, Woodwinds by Dylan Jennings, Brass by Deborah Del Mastro, Guitar by Liberty Ellman. Audio engineering and sound design by Taylor Gonzalez. Stage Managed by Karen Runk.

 

Featuring Andre Amarotico, Velina Brown, Lizzie Calogero, Hugo E Carbajal, Marie Cartier, Marissa Ellison, Amos Glick, Cassie Grilley, Lisa Hori-Garcia, Brian Rivera, Keiko Shimosato Carreiro, Michael Gene Sullivan. Additional singers: Michael J. Asberry, Elizabeth Carter, Gillian Eichenberger, Jarion Monroe, Daniel Savio.

Please join us for a special final episode talk back and celebration following the release of episode 10 at 3 PM PST on  Saturday, October 31st!, presented by the San Francisco Public Library!

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October 24th, 2020 - Episode 9

Tales of the Resistance

"The Beginning of the End (Part One)"

This episode will bring us through all of the tales so far, culminating in one last hour long adventure, in two parts! Will the Resistance become a Revolution? Or will the fascist corporate overlords maintain their control over the workers? Tune in again on October 31st for Part Two: The End of the Beginning!!!

The Beginning of the End is written by Michael Gene Sullivan, directed by Velina Brown. Commercials written by Marie Cartier. Music & lyrics by Daniel Savio. Music production by Dred Scott, Woodwinds by Dylan Jennings, Brass by Deborah Del Mastro. Audio engineering and sound design by Taylor Gonzalez. 

Featuring  Andre Amarotico, Michael J. Asberry, Velina Brown, Keiko Shimosato Carreiro, Lizzie Calogero, Ellen Callas,  Gillian Eichenberger, Lisa Hori-Garcia, Cassie Grilley, Brian Rivera, Michael Gene Sullivan.

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October 10th, 2020 - Episode 8 (Sci-Fi)

Dimension 2020!

"Nibbling the Leaves in the Tree of Amazing"

The continuing story of “Dimension 2020" - No one could predict that Greg and Clya could either save democracy, or lock the country into an endless cycle of tyranny and oppression, but now they have a hard choice to make...

Nibbling the Leaves in the Tree of Amazing is written by Michael Gene Sullivan, directed Velina Brown. Commercials written by Marie Cartier. Music & lyrics by Daniel Savio. Music production by Dred Scott, Woodwinds by Dylan Jennings. Audio engineering and sound design by Taylor Gonzalez.

This episode of "Dimension 2020!” features Elizabeth Carter, Jarion Monroe, Hugo Carbajal, Michael Gene Sullivan, Marie Cartier, Lizzie Calogero, Brian Rivera, Ellen Callas, Velina Brown, Gillian Eichenberger, with Cassie Grilley as Clya, Andre Amarotico as Greg, and Keiko Shimosato Carreiro, as The Woman With no Name.

Click Here to Watch a panel discussing the issues in Dimension 2020!. Made possible by the San Francisco Public Library!

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Spetember 26th, 2020 - Episode 7 (Horror)

Fear of the Dark
"The Rotten Orchard"

The continuing story of "Fear of the Dark" - Can Primo come to grips with his haunted past? Will he be able to be more than just a good cop?

The Rotten Orchard is written by Michael Gene Sullivan, directed by Velina Brown. Commercials written by Marie Cartier. Music & lyrics by Daniel Savio. Music production by Dred Scott, Woodwinds by Dylan Jennings, Jarion Monroe. Audio engineering and sound design by Taylor Gonzalez.

This episode of The Rotten Orchard features Andre Amarotico, Velina Brown, Lisa Hori-Garcia, Michael Gene Sullivan, Marilet Martinez, Gillian Eichenberger, Keiko Shimosato Carreiro, Cassie Grilley and starring Brian Rivera as Primo, and Michael J. Asberry as The Gravekeeper.

Click Here to Watch a panel discussing the issues in Episode 2 "The Good Cop" Made possible by the San Francisco Public Library! And on Saturday Oct. 3rd join them for a new panel discussing the issues in Episode 7!

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September 12th, 2020 - Episode 6 (Adventure)

Novice Nurse: Susie Terse!
"Diagnosis Capitalism"

The continuing story of "Novice Nurse: Susie Terse!" - Can she continue to fight off the bureaucracy while fending off the corrupt Capitalist Healthcare Conspiracy? Or will she be locked up as a Cop hating Commie forever? Find out this week in, Novice Nurse: Susie Terse!

Diagnosis Capitalism is written by Ellen Callas with Michael Gene Sullivan, directed by Velina Brown and Michael Gene Sullivan. Commercials written by Marie Cartier. Music & lyrics by Daniel Savio. Music production by Dred Scott, Woodwinds by Dylan Jennings. Audio engineering and sound design by Taylor Gonzalez.

 

This episode of Novice Nurse Susie Terse! featured Andre Amarotico, Lizzie Calogero, Keiko Shimosato Carreiro, Brian Rivera,Marissa Ellison with Daniel Savio, Marie Cartier, Gillian Eichenberger, Michael Gene Sullivan as your announcer and starring Lisa Hori-Garcia as Susie Terse!

 

Click Here to Watch a panel discussing the issues in NOVICE NURSE: SUSIE TERSE! Made possible by the San Francisco Public Library!

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August 29th, 2020 - Episode 5 (Detective Noir)

Jade, For Hire!
"The Case of the Wrinkled Egg"

The continuing story of "Jade, For Hire!" - Looking for work during a race and class war ain’t easy, But why was "Derrick" fired in the first place? And what is the secret of... Jamazon.com? Find out this week in... Jade for Hire!

The Case of the Wrinkled Egg is written by Michael Gene Sullivan, directed by Velina Brown. Commercials written by Marie Cartier. Music & lyrics by Daniel Savio. Music production by Dred Scott, Woodwinds by Dylan Jennings. Audio engineering and sound design by Taylor Gonzalez.

This episode of Jade, For Hire! featured Andre Amarotico, Lizzie Calogero, Hugo Carbajal, Keiko Shimosato Carreiro, Jarion Monroe, Brian Rivera, Amos Glick as your announcer and starring Michael Gene Sullivan.

HugMe jingle written and produced by Jeremy Mage and Daniel Savio, and sung by Jeremy Mage, Keiko Shimosato-Carreiro, Dima Pacaud, and Elio Nikola Wenger Mage.

 

Click Here to Watch a panel discussing the issues in JADE, FOR HIRE! Made possible by the San Francisco Public Library!

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August 15st, 2020 - Episode 4 (Sci-Fi)

Dimension 2020!

It Came from R&D!

Greg seemed to everyone like a mild mannered software developer. No one could predict that his invention could either save democracy, or lock the country into an endless cycle of tyranny and oppression...

It Came from R&D! is written by Michael Gene Sullivan, directed by Velina Brown. Commercials written by Marie Cartier. Music & lyrics by Daniel Savio. Music production by Dred Scott, Woodwinds by Dylan Jennings. Audio engineering and sound design by Taylor Gonzalez.

This episode of "Dimension 2020!” features Jarion Monroe as the Head of R&D at Jamazon, Lisa Hori-Garcia as The Intern at Kumquat Computers, Hugo Carbajal as the Man at Teenysoft, Michael Gene Sullivan as Derrick Jade, Keiko Shimosato Carreiro as The Woman in the Car, and starring Cassie Grilley as Clya and Andre Amarotico as Greg Wittgenstein. The protest song is sung by Velina Brown. Commercials for Uber Alles narrated by Rotimi Agbabiaka with jingle sung by Lisa Hori-Garcia.

Click Here to Watch a panel discussing the issues in Dimension 2020!. Made possible by the San Francisco Public Library!

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August 1st, 2020 - Episode 3 (Horror)

Fear of the Dark
"The Good Cop."

“The Good Cop.” MAGA hat wearing, right-wing immigrant Primo is tormented by his racist fears, and haunted by his hate when he’s as caught in a protest for justice turned riot.

Fear of the Dark is written by Michael Gene Sullivan, directed by Velina Brown. Commercials written by Marie Cartier. Music & lyrics by Daniel Savio. Music production by Dred Scott, Woodwinds by Dylan Jennings, Brass by Adam Theis. Audio engineering and sound design by Taylor Gonzalez.

This episode of "Fear of the Dark” features Bob Ernst, Marissa Ellison, Andre Amarotico, Velina Brown, Lisa Hori-Garcia, Michael Gene Sullivan, Elizabeth Carter, Milo Carter-Daniels, Marilet Martinez, Gillian Eichenberger, and starring Brian Rivera as Primo, and Michael J. Asberry as The Gravekeeper.

Click Here to Watch a panel discussing the issues in FEAR OF THE DARK. Made possible by the San Francisco Public Library!

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July 18th, 2020 - Episode 2 (Adventure)

Novice Nurse: Susie Terse!
"The Price of Infection."

Can Nurse Susie find a way to deliver vital antiviral medicine while navigating hospital bureaucracy while fending off the corrupt Capitalist Healthcare Conspiracy?

Novice Nurse: Susie Terse! is written by Michael Gene Sullivan, directed by Velina Brown. Commercials written by Marie Cartier. Music and lyrics by Daniel Savio. Music production by Dred Scott. Audio engineering and sound design by Taylor Gonzalez.

This episode of Novice Nurse: Susie Terse! featured Velina Brown, Andre Amarotico, Lizzie Calogero, Keiko Shimosato Carreiro, Brian Rivera, with Daniel Savio, Marie Cartier, Marissa Ellison, Michael Gene Sullivan as your announcer and starring Lisa Hori-Garcia.

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July 4th, 2020 - Episode 1 (Detective Noir)

Jade, For Hire!
"The Mystery of the Missing Worker."

Looking for work during a race and class war ain’t easy, its hard enough already - why were they fired in the first place from… Jamazon.com! Find out this week in... Jade for Hire!

Jade, For Hire! is written by Michael Gene Sullivan, directed by Velina Brown. Commercials written by Marie Cartier. Music and lyrics by Daniel Savio. Music production by Dred Scott. Audio engineering and sound design by Taylor Gonzalez.

This episode of Jade, For Hire! featured Velina Brown, Andre Amarotico, Lizzie Calogero, Keiko Shimosato Carreiro, Brian Rivera, with Daniel Savio, Marie Cartier, Marissa Ellison, Amos Glick as your announcer and starring Michael Gene Sullivan.

 

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