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Serendipity

Serendipity is radio drama for the 21st century. Presented by your hosts Ann Heppermann and Martin Johnson who have their own story to tell. Serendipity is the podcast of The Sarah Awards, celebrating and rewarding the best audio fiction from around the world. Join the revolution at thesarahawards.com.
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Dec 15, 2015

In this episode of Serendipity, tragedy strikes a babysitter and Ann.

 

Featuring the story "Remember the Baby" by Jonathan Mitchell and The Truth. Performed by Ann Carr, Louis Kornfeld, and Amy Warren. Written by Louis Kornfeld and produced by Jonathan Mitchell.

 

Serendipity is the monthly podcast of The Sarah Awards, an initiative of Sarah Lawrence College, and is supported by KCRW’s Independent Producer Project.

 

The Sarah Awards celebrates radio drama for the 21st century. Check us out at thesarahawards.com. There, you can listen to inspiring works, learn how you can make audio fiction of your own and take part in the revolution. Follow us on Twitter @TheSarahAwards.

Nov 3, 2015

In this episode of Serendipity, a man accidentally tunes into a channel showing a closed circuit image of a lobby and then begins to obsess about a mysterious woman in a pill-box hat. Ann waits in a hotel lobby for Martin who never seems to appear.

 

Featuring the fiction piece "The Lobby" by Jonathan Goldstein. Jonathan Goldstein is an American-Canadian author, humorist and radio producer. He is a frequent contributor to This American Life. He is the former host of PRI’s Wiretap which he created and produced from 2002-2015. In 2015 he won the Prix Italia for Best Original Radio Drama. At present he is working on a new podcast for Gimlet Media.

 

Serendipity is the monthly podcast of The Sarah Awards, an initiative of Sarah Lawrence College, and is supported by KCRW’s Independent Producer Project. It is produced by Ann Heppermann and Martin Johnson. The music was by the bands Odori and Quiet Music for Tiny Robots.

 

The Sarah Awards celebrates radio drama for the 21st century. Check us out at thesarahawards.com. There, you can listen to inspiring works, learn how you can make audio fiction of your own and take part in the revolution. Follow us on Twitter @TheSarahAwards.

Sep 23, 2015

In this episode of Serendipity, a sleeping girl wakes up to a world dominated by youth, and Martin tries to stitch together his memories of Ann while imagining their future. Featuring the piece "Sleeping Girl" which was written and produced by Eliza Smith and Mark Ristich of NPR's Snap Judgment. Learn more about the show at snapjudgment.org  "Sleeping Girl"  was voiced by Katie Mingle and Eliza Smith. Leon Morimoto composed the score.

Serendipity and The Sarah Awards is an initiative of  Sarah Lawrence College.  "Sleeping Girl" was inspired by The Sarah Awards' Very, Very, Short, Short Stories Contest. You can make stories, too.  Find out how by going to thesarahawards.com. There, you can learn more about Serendipity, The Sarah Awards, and how to join the audio fiction revolution.

Aug 15, 2015

In this episode, our lives pass before our eyes and Ann struggles with what to reveal to her new long-distance lover, Martin. Featuring "I Blinked And I Was 30" by Andrea Silenzi. Check out more of her work at Whyohwhy.sexy. Music from Quiet Music for Tiny Robots by Andy Miccolis. Listen here on Soundcloud. 

 

Serendipity and The Sarah Awards is an initiative of  Sarah Lawrence College.  Learn more about Serendipity, The Sarah Awards, and how to join the audio fiction revolution at thesarahawards.com.

Jul 3, 2015

In this episode, a man and a woman meet on the streets of Brooklyn. Love is lost and found. Featuring "Every Heart Has a Limited Amount of Heartbeats" by Martin Johnson.

 

Learn more about Serendipity, The Sarah Awards, and join the audio fiction revolution at thesarahawards.com.

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