Yale Daily News Podcasts · Attune: Memento Vivere

This episode of Attune features two audio dramas. The first is In the Cards, written by Kara O’Rourke and co-directed by Slaveya Zaharieva and Cassandra Hsiao. It is voiced by Michaela Jill Murphy and Lia Eggleston. The second is High Spirits, which was written and directed by Cassandra Hsiao. It is voiced by Sydney Bryant and Hubert Pach. You can read transcripts of these plays at this link.

This episode was produced by Christine Yang, Slaveya Zaharieva, Kadiatou Keita and Emilia Fernández, as well as Sydney Bryant, Sophia Lee and Eileen Peng. Original music by Bobby Cronin, intro and outro composed by Sharon Ahn. Additional scoring with music from Blue Dot Sessions. Sound engineered by Christine Yang, Sophia Lee, Kadiatou Keita, Emilia Fernandez, Slaveya Zaharieva and Sydney Bryant. Poster art by Ashley Anthony.

Attune is an audio narrative anthology showcasing student-written short stories, plays, and poetry, as well as voice talent and original soundtracks by both Yale students and alumni.

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Slaveya Zaharieva is a senior in Branford College. She is an international student from Bulgaria and is double-majoring in Economics and Global Affairs. She is interested in social issues such as climate change and public health, and loves writing fantasy and science fiction stories.