THE 2016 SARAH AWARDS CEREMONY!
Thanks to all who came out for our first ever Sarah Awards Ceremony held on Friday, April 1 at WNYC's Jerome L. Greene Performance Space. The inestimable Glynn Washington of Snap Judgment was the Master of Ceremonies and featured performances by Batala NYC and Radiotopia's The Heart. The winners received $3750 in cash prizes. Academic Federal Credit Union provided the money for the winners and KCRW provided the award money for "Best New Artist" and travel money so winners who traveled from all over the world could join us. Special thanks also goes to: Public Radio Exchange (PRX), WNYC's Jerome L. Greene Performance Space, Catskill Brewery, Yonkers Brewing Co., Butter & Scotch, and many others who helped make the evening the best siren call to the latest audio revolution. All photos by Dana Maxson.
Serendipity Ep 17:
In this episode of Serendipity, we play 5 of the 10 finalists for our 2016 Very, Very, Short, Short Stories Contest. Featuring: "Bitterly Cold" by David Garland, "The Staging Area" by Jason Gots, "Noir" by Pa Ying Vang, "#blessed" by Jackie Heltz, and "Blinking" by La Cosa Preziosa. Read More
We're excited to announce the 2018 Sarah Awards Winners! This year is the most international yet, with winners from Belgium, UK, Canada, Croatia and the U.S. Find out who won what at our Sarah Awards Ceremony on Monday, April 23rd at The Players Club. That evening we will also be announcing the winner of The Brave+Bold Contest. Hope you can join us! Read More
James Urbaniak is the kind of podcaster that other producers love to hate. His show, Getting On with James Urbaniak, consists of nothing but a single voice reading a fictional soliloquy, often written by someone else. There is almost no elaborate soundscaping, no intricate plot development, little evidence of endless editing sessions to get the thing just right. Getting On sounds like Urbaniak cruised into the studio, an iced latte in hand, and finished recording before his drink grew tepid. None of this would be infuriating if the podcast in question wasn’t so good. Read More