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Everything is Alive

Radiotopia

Everything is Alive is an unscripted interview show in which all the subjects are inanimate objects. In each episode, a different thing tells us its life story--and everything it says is true.

Everything is Alive is an unscripted interview show in which all the subjects are inanimate objects. In each episode, a different thing tells us its life story--and everything it says is true.

Location:

United States

Networks:

Radiotopia

PRX

Description:

Everything is Alive is an unscripted interview show in which all the subjects are inanimate objects. In each episode, a different thing tells us its life story--and everything it says is true.

Language:

English


Episodes

Making Trouble: Deleted Scenes from Sal the Sock

2/23/2022
This special episode of Everything is Alive is a part of Radiotopia’s winter fundraiser. Your support helps foster independent, artist-owned podcasts and award-winning stories. Donate today at https://on.prx.org/33dBINE. Thank you! We loved making our “Sal, Sock” episode. Trouble was, there was a lot more Sal than we could fit. So for this special fundraising edition of the show, we present some of his never before heard scenes.

Duration:00:10:47

Sal, Sock

12/15/2021
Sal is a sock. He’s had a good life, but it feels like something’s missing. Featuring Sebastian Conelli.

Duration:00:26:13

The Wait

12/1/2021
A special episode produced in conjunction with Pop-Up Magazine, this is the story of a bike locked to a bike rack a little too long. In June of this year, Pop-Up Magazine placed bicycles at bike racks in Brooklyn, Los Angeles, and San Francisco, and you could walk right up to them and hear what they had to say. Featuring Larry Owens.

Duration:00:16:17

Michael, Phone Booth

11/17/2021
Michael is a phone booth, and he’s been on hold for a while. Featuring Michael Kostroff. Additional credits for this episode can be found at everythingisalive.com.

Duration:00:20:19

Anonymous, Mousetrap

11/3/2021
What do you do when the thing you were made to do is the last thing you want to do? Featuring Mel Shimkovitz.

Duration:00:21:23

From the Archives: Annie, Jack O' Lantern

10/27/2021
Our Halloween special! This episode first aired in 2018 and since then it’s delighted and disturbed parents and children alike. If you’ve heard it before (or if you’re scared), you can skip it. Annie is a jack o’ lantern, but she doesn’t want to scare you. Featuring Ann Donley.

Duration:00:25:01

Atsuko, Bagpipes

10/20/2021
Atsuko is a set of bagpipes, and she’s looking for some peace and quiet. Featuring Atsuko Okatsuka. Find her on various socials, her handle is @atsukocomedy.

Duration:00:27:18

Dina, Pacifier

10/5/2021
Dina’s not in a good place, but maybe she’s headed to one. Featuring Dina Hashem. You can find more from Dina on the social media of your choice @dinahashem_.

Duration:00:22:30

Vinny, Vending Machine

9/21/2021
Vinny has been through a lot, and a lot has been through Vinny. Featuring Vinny Thomas. Find more from Vinny on Instagram and Twitter @vinn_ayy.

Duration:00:26:58

Season Four Preview

9/14/2021
A few of the inanimate objects you’ll meet on the new season of Everything is Alive, launching September 22nd.

Duration:00:01:24

Adam, Stool

5/27/2021
Adam has been the stool on stage at a comedy club for a long time. What do you do around standup when you were made for sitting? Adam is played by Adam Burke. Radiotopia is a network of creators who are able to follow their curiosity and tell the stories they care about the most. Show your support for my fellow Radiotopia shows during our Spring Fundraiser. Donate today at https://on.prx.org/3wl9pWn.

Duration:00:26:47

Martin, Paper Towel Dispenser

8/19/2020
Martin is a paper towel dispenser outside a hardware store, and he's wondering how he got there. Featuring Martin Morrow. Martin is a comedian, writer, and improviser in Los Angeles. Follow him on socials at @martinMmorrow and stream his album Magic of the City!

Duration:00:20:06

Maria and Joel

7/22/2020
Part one: Maria is a box of tissues, without much to cry about. Part two: Joel is a water fountain thirsting for more. Featuring Maria Bamford and Joel Kim Booster.

Duration:00:24:19

Lillian, Song

7/8/2020
Ian has a song stuck in his head. Imagine how the song feels. Featuring Lillian King.

Duration:00:15:54

Colin, Ten Dollar Bill

6/24/2020
Colin is a ten dollar bill, and he’s wondering what he’s worth. Featuring Colin Nissan.

Duration:00:21:46

Deleted Scenes II

6/10/2020
A few scenes that didn’t make the cut for one reason or another. Featuring the Russian Dolls, Emmy the Pregnancy Test, Josh the Chainsaw, and more.

Duration:00:17:00

Eugene, Tattoo

5/13/2020
Eugene is a tattoo, and for now, he’s staying right where he is. Featuring Eugene Cordero.

Duration:00:24:33

Mirror, Mirror

4/29/2020
A restaurant bathroom mirror takes a moment to reflect. Featuring Alex Song-Xia.

Duration:00:21:44

Louise & William, Shirt & Pants

4/15/2020
Louise is an oxford shirt and William is leather pants. They may hang in the same closet, but they’ve seen different worlds. Featuring Alexandra Dickson and Connor Ratliff.

Duration:00:28:33

Josh, Chainsaw

4/1/2020
Josh has a warning: don't get too close, but don't stay too far away either. Featuring Josh Gondelman.

Duration:00:29:17