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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

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

Tami and Ed, Sharpie

3/18/2020
Tami is a sharpie, and Ed is her cap. After all these years, marriage has left an indelible mark. Featuring Tami Sagher and Ed Herbstman.

Duration:00:28:44

Season 3 Preview

3/11/2020
Season Three of Everything is Alive begins Wednesday, March 18th, 2020. Mark your calendar, unless your calendar objects.

Duration:00:01:21

Bonus Episode: The Magic 8 Ball

11/26/2019
The Magic 8 Ball can’t tell you his name. This bonus episode is part of Radiotopia’s 2019 Fundraising Drive. Make your mark. Go to radiotopia.fm to donate today.

Duration:00:08:04

Scott, Stethoscope

7/10/2019
Scott is always listening.

Duration:00:27:11

Charu, Satellite

6/26/2019
Charu is a satellite. Is she alone in the universe?

Duration:00:25:49

Jennifer, Newspaper

6/12/2019
Jennifer is a copy of The Canberra Times from October 24th, 1988. She might not be news anymore, but she’s still paper.

Duration:00:23:17

Chioke, Pane of Glass

5/22/2019
Note: this episode is a followup to “Chioke, Grain of Sand.” If you haven’t heard that episode, we suggest starting there. Chioke just wants to be transparent with you.

Duration:00:24:21

Sebastian, Alex, and Alex, Russian Dolls

5/8/2019
Sebastian, Alex, and Alex get to know each other, inside and out.

Duration:00:27:23

Connor, Painting

4/3/2019
Connor is a painting, but is anybody looking at him?

Duration:00:25:51

Petey, Baseball Cap

3/19/2019
Petey’s just trying to stay on top.

Duration:00:21:27

Emmy, Pregnancy Test

3/6/2019
Emmy is just trying to stay positive.

Duration:00:23:57