Theatre of the Electric Mouth (ThEM) is a global 
theatre collective,
collaborating remotely to create absurd and literary audio dramas.

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Crawfish Jesus

Your favorite savior's back, and this time he's a crustacean. That's right, Crawfish Jesus has descended to the mortal plane to save us from our sins... That is, if he can avoid being eaten first! Join CJ, his smarmy manager Stan Simmons, and his devoted confidante Susan as they struggle to make The Church of Crawfish Jesus the 21st Century's hottest religion.

written by Andrew Clark
directed by Zach Trebino
sound & video design by Zach Trebino
mastered by Will Koch

Andrew Clark as Stan
Eric Fleising as Crawfish Jesus
Ali Rojek as Susan

Plan C

Nora was certain that 2020 would be her best year yet. But when the pandemic hits, her plans for intrauterine insemination take an unexpected turn. As it does, Nora 's lonely world crumbles in on itself, leaving her yearning to be a mother more than ever before.

written and directed by Molly Cohen
sound design by Lauren Kriel
with music composed by the Mysterious Mac
and a song performed by Matt Purpora

video by Zach Trebino

Samantha Turret as Nora
Helen Laser as Narrator
Saalika Khan as Tanya
Admiral Grey as Dr. Chizek
Cory Ringdahl as Sperm Donor
Cara Dodge as Shelly / Ensemble
Lauren Kriel as Newscaster / Ensemble

The Study of Ancient Human Culture with Dr. Balthazar Finneus

Journey through the archives of famed anthropologist Doctor Balthazar Finneus as he searches the detritus of the 21st Century for answers to burning questions about the history of human civilization. Is it true that anacondas want none without buns? How do conference calls function as mating rituals? Why did our ancestors live in trailers and watch them on screens? The answers may surprise you.

written and directed by Andrew Clark
sound and mastering by Will Koch

video by Zach Trebino

Jake Regensburg as Dr. Balthazar Finneus
with Cara Dodge, Eric Fleising, Cory Ringdahl, Ali Rojek, and Zach Trebino

Stories of Origin

Stories of Origin is a collaborative exploration of our beginnings. It's composed of individual pieces, conceived and created by Theatre of the Electric Mouth's members.

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Stories of Origin is a co-production with Owls At Noon Radio and was released, in a slightly different form, on their website.

produced by Molly Cohen
mixing and mastering by Zach Trebino

illustration by Helen Laser
video by Zach Trebino

It features:
Funny Little Stories About Mother's Day from Reddit by Ali Rojek & Jake Regensburg, Box by Rachel Thomas-Levy, Advice from Early 20th Century Parenting Guides by Davis Alianiello, My Mother Reads Poetry by Lyubomir Parushev, It Would Have Been Enough by Molly Cohen, Excerpts from Plan C by Molly Cohen, The River Took Her by Kristen Aldrich & Justin Evans, Pinoy Market Shuffle by Steve Barroga, Mommy is Dead by Cara Dodge, Sauce Talk by Zach Trebino, You're Going to Be the Worse by Eric Fleising, and A Planting by Tessara Morgan

The Truth

In a post-mortem letter to his daughter, a mysterious man reveals a life-long secret he’s maintained for the safety of humanity. Will she be able to handle The Truth?

written by Eric Fleising
directed by Andrew Clark
sound & video by Zach Trebino
mastered by Will Koch
Lyubomir Parushev as Jason
Cory Ringdahl as Cornelius
Samantha Turret as Beth