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, KZYX, KSFP, and many more!
But you can also access all the episodes as they air right here!
Premiering September 12th
NOVICE NURSE: SUSIE TERSE!
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?
Catch up on Episode 2: "The Price of Infection"
In a world of corrupt corporate connivers and Covid contagion can Nurse Susie save the day?
Premiering September 26th
FEAR OF THE DARK
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?
Catch up on Episode 3: "The Good Cop"
A MAGA hat wearing, right-wing immigrant Primo is tormented by his racist fears, and haunted by his hate when he’s caught in a protest for justice turned riot.
Premiering October 10th
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...
Catch up on Episode 4: "It Came From R&D!"
Greg seemed to everyone like a mild mannered software developer.
No one could predict the power his new invention, not even himself!
Premiering October 24th
THE FINALE OF TALES OF THE RESISTANCE!
This epic will bring us through all of the tales so far, culminating in one last last adventure! Will the Resistance become a Revolution? Or will the fascist corporate overlords maintain their control over the workers? Tune in to find out on October 24th!!!
PREVIOUSLY ON TALES OF THE RESISTANCE
Did you miss, "JADE FOR HIRE!"? Catch up now!
Episode 1: "The Mystery of the Missing Worker"
With the deck stacked against him can Jade find the worker who seems to have slipped through the cracks?
Episode 5: "The Case of the Wrinkled Egg"
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?
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
Featured performers will include Rotimi Agbabiaka, Andre Amarotico, Michael J. Asberry, Velina Brown, Ellen Callas, Lizzie Calogero, Hugo Carbajal, Keiko Shimosato Carreiro, Elizabeth Carter, Milo Carter-Daniels, Marie Cartier, Marissa Ellison, Bob Ernst, Gillian Eichenberger, Amos Glick, Lisa Hori-Garcia, Marilet Martinez, Jarion Monroe, Brian Rivera, Michael Gene Sullivan, and many more!
Flute, Clarinet, Baritone & Tenor Saxophone : Dylan Jennings
Drums, Percussion, Guitar, Bass, Keyboards : Dred Scott
Additional Keyboards : Daniel Savio
Join us for post listening show topic discussions
every other Saturday, presented by:
San Francisco Public Library
Please join us Saturday, September 19th at 3:00pm - 4:15pm
We will be further exploring the themes presented in:
NOVICE NURSE: SUSIE TERSE!
Click here for more Information!
Tales of The Resistance will also be broadcast on your favorite local radio stations!
KSFP 102.5FM San Francisco
Saturday, Sept. 26th - Episode 7 5PM, followed by Episode 6 @ 5:30PM
Sunday, Sept. 27th - Episode 7 9AM, followed by Episode 6 @ 9:30AM
Thursday, Oct. 1st - Episode 7 @ 1PM on Corona Radio Theater
Saturday, Sept. 26th - Episode 7 @ 7PM
Wednesday, Sept. 30th - Episode 7 @ 7PM
Wednesday, Sept. 130h - Episode 7 on Radiogram
Radiogram runs from 8:00PM-10:00PM
Saturday, Sept. 26th - Episode 7 @ 7:30PM
Friday, Oct. 2nd - Episode 7 @ 11AM
Thursday, Oct. 1st - Episode 7 @ 1:30PM EDT on Your Rights at Work
Friday, Oct. 2nd - Episode 7 @ 9:30PM
Tuesdays @ 8PM
Sunday, Sept 27th - Episode 3 @ 5PM
Thursdays @ 11:30AM and 11:30PM
Sundays @ 7:30PM
Mondays @ 2PM
Or listen on these websites!