In the future, explorers from Earth will travel to Saturn… but to what end and why? What awaits them could mean the end of all mankind… and how does this connect to ILLUSIONOID? Find out in the 4th episode: “Whither Saturn?”
It’s a busy holiday, so please enjoy this festive BEST OF episode of Illusionoid! Future Christmases will be marred by the arrival of the Platypodians! Can a few human survivors make it a happy holiday amongst the atomic waste and laser fire? Special guest star Sean Cullen (Last Comic Standing, The Producers, The Sean Cullen Show, & The Sean Pod Podcast) joins us for our eleventh transmission: SILENT NIGHT, HOLY SHIT!
It’s time for sports! Two basketball players celebrate their recent retirement with a drink… but what’s in that drink tastes like DOOM! Will their first game back be sudden death for us all? And is Illusionoid the mixologist in this cocktail of calamity? Check out the hang time as we go 100 YARDS OVER THE RIM!
Our first in-studio adventure of the season! Based on the title of a Twilight Zone episode, it’s high adventure in the skies! Two friends on a trans-continental flight find out their destination isn’t just delayed… it’s disappeared! Will they ever land? Will they ever get their beverages? Will Illusionoid make them miss their connections? Buckle up for a turbulent time as we bring you THE ODYSSEY OF FLIGHT 33!
We’re back! Live from The Social Capital Theatre in Toronto! First we’ll chat with special guest Ashley Botting about her work on Odd Squad and her upcoming tour with Second City’s Guide To The Symphony. THEN we create a title from audience suggestions and go on another unscripted adventure! Who truly understands a quasar… especially one that is oozing grey goo? Can that even be a thing! Strap in for adventure as we forage upstream into THE GREY GOO QUASAR!
Another live show at The Social Capital with TWO amazing guests! We’ve got the host of Food Network Canada’s You Gotta Eat Here, John Catucci AND Oprhan Black‘s Donnie, Kristian Bruun! Then we flip open the ACKERMANTHOLOGY to get a title for our latest adventure! An inventor shows off his newest creation… but he has no idea where it came from or how it got there! Can he and his colleagues uncover the origins of THE IMPOSSIBLE INVENTION??!!
It’s training day for the newest pledge of the Solar Knights! A routine mission to retrieve an orb and bring it back to it’s rightful place. But when someone within the sunny sentries isn’t what they seem the entire system goes squirrelly! Can order be restored? Can you use a stylus with an Apple Watch? Is Illusionoid about to eclipse all of humanity? Sundown, you better take care if I find you’re the… BETRAYER OF THE SOLAR KNIGHTS! Suggested by listener David Waters!
Recorded LIVE at The Social Capital Theatre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, it’s a brand new unscripted audio adventure! Henry’s son is “special”, but no one suspects just HOW special! A grand cosmic adventure awaits the whole family in HENRY AND HIS GOON CHILD! Featuring special guest star Nigel Downer (Second City) and guest musical director Jim Clayton!
Live from The Social Capital Theatre in Toronto, it’s ILLUSIONOID! And our special guest is Canadian comedy newsman and all-around awesome guy Gavin Crawford! We pull out an old sci-fi magazine and get a random title to start the madness! It the night of the big dance and the boys and girls are awkwardly flirting… but when one boy hits on a girl that’s spoken for there’s going to be trouble of the monolithic kind! Everyone head to Inspiration Point, turn up your radios, and start necking! But remember… MY BOYFRIEND’S NAME IS JELLO!
It’s the second live episode with special guest star Colin Mochrie! But before that, we interview University of Toronto astrophysicist Elliot Meyer! He answers questions about how the color of a planet can tell us what it’s made of, how dark matter works, and tries to endure Paul’s relentless goofy questions.
Then, using information from that interview, we improvise a brand new adventure! Through the Meyerscope there’s a newfound space object! But what is it? And what color is it? Have Illusionoid’s tendril’s reached as far as Pluto’s moon? Strap yourselves in and put your shades on to peer at the glory that is… INDIGO OF CHARON. Live from the Social Capitol Theatre in Toronto.