TALES OF THE RESISTANCE

Featuring 9 parts in 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.written and performed by Mime Troupe veterans and newcomers. The show will be in our signature style which includes – political comedy, biting satire, and catchy original music.

The series will air on local radio stations, including KALW, KMUD, KTDE, KZXY, and KZFP.

 

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

July 4th 

JADE, FOR HIRE! 

Detective Noir 

 

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?


July 18th 

NOVICE NURSE: SUSIE TERSE! 

Adventure

 

"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?


 August 1st 

FEAR OF THE DARK

 Horror

 

“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.


August 15th

 DIMENSION 2020! 

Science Fiction

 

“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...

Production

 

Written by : Michael Gene Sullivan, Ellen Callas, and Marie Cartier

Music and Lyrics : Daniel Savio, additional lyrics by Marie Cartier

Director : Velina Brown

Music Production : Dred Scott

Sound Design & Audio Engineering : Taylor Gonzalez

Stage Manager : Karen Runk

CAST

 

Andre Amarotico, Velina Brown, Lizzie Calogero, Keiko Shimosato Carreiro, Marie Cartier, Marissa Ellison, Amos Glick, Lisa Hori-Garcia, Brian Rivera, Michael Gene Sullivan and many more!

SFMT BAND

Flute, Clarinet, Baritone & Tenor Saxophone : Dylan Jennings

Drums, Percussion, Guitar, Bass, Keyboards : Dred Scott

Additional Keyboards : Daniel Savio

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Tales of The Resistance will also be broadcast on your favorite local radio stations!

KSFP 102.5FM San Francisco
"Civic" Podcast - Tune in at 4PM on July 4th for chats with fellow Troupers followed by Episode 1 at 5PM!


KALW 91.7FM San Francisco
Corona Radio Theater 1-2PM - Episode 1 airing July 9th


KTDE 100.5FM Mendocino County
Episode 1 airing July 4th 7PM, rerun July 8th 7PM


KZYX Mendocino County
Radiogram 8-10PM - Episode 1 airing July 8th


KMUD Redwood Community Radio
Episode 1 airing July 4th 7:30PM


KPOV 88.9FM Central Oregon
Episode 1 airing July 10th 11:00AM


Or listen on these websites beginning July 4th:

 

Labor Radio Network

LaborFest

San Francisco Public Library
With related show topic discussions every other Saturday beginning July 11th 3:00-4:15PM!

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