Within the Wires

Narrated Science Fiction Series

Stories told through found audio from an alternate universe.

Season One, “Relaxation Cassettes,” takes the form of an audio course in full body relaxation issued by The Institute to you, (the listener) a nameless medical inmate. Is the narrator relaying something more than just relaxation techniques? As listeners move through the relaxation curriculum a deeper and more personal story unravels. (narrated by Janina Matthewson)

Season Two, “Museum Audio Tours,” tells its story in the guise of ten audio museum guides. Over the course of a decade of worldwide exhibitions, artist and scholar Roimata Mangakahia's walkthroughs unravel the complex story of a mysterious disappearance of famous artist, and Roimata's friend, Claudia Atieno. (narrated by Rima Te Wiata)

Season Three, “Dictation,” is a political thriller set in 1950s Chicago told exclusively through dictated letters and notes from a bureaucrat to his secretary. Michael Witten is committed to the building of a New Society, after the global destruction caused by the Great Reckoning. But a political rival with a suspicious past reappears in Europe. Alliances are delicate and intricate, and Michael doesn't know whom he can trust. (narrated by Lee LeBreton)

Season Four, “The Cradle,” is a story about a mother and daughter as they attempt to lead a family-centric commune surviving on the fringes of society. The leader of The Cradle – an anti-government commune hidden deep in a Scandinavian forest – escapes arrest and travels the globe attempting to build her following. This 10-episode season is told via tape recorded letters home to her daughter and sermons to the commune. (narrated by Mona Grenne)


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