The Inner Ear

The Inner Ear

A showcase of stories and sound

Fable and Folly and the Staircase Studio Theatre are proud to present The Inner Ear: a night of stories for your ears, performed live on stage.

The Inner Ear launches in October, and will continue as a regular series in the new year, with pieces ranging from old-time radio-style stories to improvised comedy to storytelling with evocative sound design. Each performance will be recorded for release as an upcoming podcast series and for the use of the individual creators.

Upcoming shows:


Friday, October 21st – 8pm

The Staircase – 27 Dundurn St. N., Hamilton
$15 online, $20 at the door

Get your tickets now!

In October, things get scary with a tale from ancient Japan, and another from a far-future Hamilton.

Hannahpocalypse Presents: The McMaster Settlement

Two relic hunters explore the ruins of a far-future Hamilton in search of treasure and inspiration. A story from the world of Hannahpocalypse, a fourth wall-breaking serial comedy/horror audio drama podcast.

Written by Damian Szydlo
Starring Amanda Hufford as Hannah
Michelle Wade as Angie
Araina Nespiak as Emma

Mimi-nashi Hōichi

A young musician’s artistry leads him into mortal danger in this classic Japanese story of ghosts… and sound design?
From Kwaidan by Lafcadio Hearn
Narration and sound design by Eli Hamada McIlveen

Artists wanted!

We’re on the lookout for more featured acts – podcasters, storytellers, actors, writers, companies, musicians and sound designers. If you have an original piece in mind that combines story and sound, get in touch.