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The Lift, an Audio Drama

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Rank #76 in Drama category

Fiction
Drama
Science Fiction
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Part Twilight Zone but wholly unique, The Lift is an ongoing audio drama featuring a mysterious girl who guides visitors to their transformations. A dark place whose original luster is now lost to time, the unlikely, old Victorian building sits overlooked by most on the edge of Pittsburgh. Originally built as a luxury residence for some of the city’s most well to do residents, it now serves a different purpose. Within its dilapidated walls sits The Lift. Step inside and ride it to the floor chosen for your transformation.

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Part Twilight Zone but wholly unique, The Lift is an ongoing audio drama featuring a mysterious girl who guides visitors to their transformations. A dark place whose original luster is now lost to time, the unlikely, old Victorian building sits overlooked by most on the edge of Pittsburgh. Originally built as a luxury residence for some of the city’s most well to do residents, it now serves a different purpose. Within its dilapidated walls sits The Lift. Step inside and ride it to the floor chosen for your transformation.

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643 Ratings
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Best show!!

By NHDanielle - Oct 30 2019
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If I could give more than 5 stars I would!! My favorite podcast of all time!!

5 gold stars

By Goldensandcrab - Oct 22 2019
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I love these stories I listen to them every chance I get and can’t wait for the new episode

iTunes Ratings

643 Ratings
Average Ratings
559
33
22
10
19

Best show!!

By NHDanielle - Oct 30 2019
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If I could give more than 5 stars I would!! My favorite podcast of all time!!

5 gold stars

By Goldensandcrab - Oct 22 2019
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I love these stories I listen to them every chance I get and can’t wait for the new episode
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The Lift, an Audio Drama

Latest release on Apr 05, 2020

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: S1E2: Emotional Eaters

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Welcome to The Lift. If you find yourself here, there are choices to be made. Your past has lead you here, but what happens when when you choose poorly? Is there ever a second chance, or will you be lost here with the others. In this week’s story, Victoria meets a woman celebrating Thanksgiving in a…nontraditional way. What will it take to make her realize the importance of family?   If you like what we create and would like to support the show, please visit support.victoriaslift.com. Show Notes and more info at http://victoriaslift.com.

Nov 28 2015

29mins

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Rank #2: S1E3: Broken

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You’ve already met Victoria, but why is she trapped in this place? What happened to make her what she is? In this week’s story, we meet Victoria near the beginning of her story in 1901. She called out to Nikola Tesla for help in the Season One Teaser, and this week, he responds. Find out more about the building, the entities who reside there, and get some clues as to what set these things in motion.   If you like what we create and would like to support the show, please visit support.victoriaslift.com. Show Notes and more info at http://victoriaslift.com.

Dec 17 2015

46mins

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Rank #3: S3E1: Bombshell

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The Lift returns for Season 3 with a tale by returning author, Scarlett R. Algee. Caught stealing from his boss, Harry’s in big trouble, and one thing he doesn’t have is time on his hands. But someone’s willing to help save him from himself. Victoria Bigglesworth-Hayes: Amber Collins Main Narration / Harry: Mike DelGaudio Conrad: Nelson W. Pyles Tom: Daniel FoytikArt: Jeanette AndromedaScore: Nico Vettese Now more than ever, we need your support to keep the episodes coming – the more support we receive, the more episodes we can make. Support the show on Patreon to help keep Victoria’s Lift in working order. A 9th Story Studios Production | Foytik, Lowman, Collins

Feb 20 2018

28mins

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Rank #4: S1E20: Plummet

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Before Victoria began to use her lift to take visitors to strange realities, she was a nine-year-old girl living in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania at the end of the Victorian era. Find out, in her own words, what befell her that fateful day in 1901 to forever change her and her destiny. This tale marks the end of Season One.

Aug 12 2016

42mins

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Rank #5: S2E1: The Lost Library

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An Edwardian era writer must decide whether to marry a good man she doesn’t truly love or pursue her writing dream, helped by a visit to Victoria’s mysterious library of books from the past, present, and possible futures. A 9th Story Studios Production | Foytik, Lowman, Collins

Nov 15 2016

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Rank #6: S1E5: The Dance

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It’s New Year’s Eve and time for a ride on the Lift. Tommy has committed a terrible crime against his childhood tormentors at a New Year’s Eve party. He stumbles upon The Lift in his escape from prosecution and meets Victoria. Can he redeem himself, or will he be lost in The Building forever?   If you like what we create and would like to support the show, please visit support.victoriaslift.com. Show Notes and more info at http://victoriaslift.com

Jan 01 2016

27mins

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Rank #7: S1E19: The Storm

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For years, Rachel has suffered at the hands of her abusive boyfriend, a boxer named Tony ‘The Storm’ Matroni. When she decides she's finally had enough, and the opportunity presents itself, she makes a choice she regrets. A trip on The Lift to the 6th Story offers her a second chance to choose.

Jul 29 2016

38mins

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Rank #8: S1E6: Girl Alone at Play

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After a childhood tragedy steals her sister, Anna withdraws into her own world, cruelly rebuffing anyone who tries to get close to her. But when she discovers an unusual building, what should be a quick photo shoot for her upcoming exhibit turns into a moment for Anna to face her demons at last—or perish trying.   If you like what we create and would like to support the show, please visit support.victoriaslift.com. Show Notes and more info at http://victoriaslift.com

Jan 19 2016

29mins

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Rank #9: S2E2: Nine Ways to Die

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Picking up after "Plummet" and "Broken", we follow Victoria as she adapts to her new role, and explores the contents of her mysterious library. When she is led by her music box to a special collection of journals, she finds a way to reconnect with her father who was lost when The Building fractured reality. A 9th Story Studios Production | Foytik, Lowman, Collins

Dec 07 2016

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Rank #10: S1E7: No Such Thing

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A young woman visits The Building to retrieve something special for her friend. A ride on The Lift opens doors to the future and something dark from the past. Some doors are harder to open than others, and there is often a very good reason for them to remain closed.   If you like what we create and would like to support the show, please visit support.victoriaslift.com. Show Notes and more info at http://victoriaslift.com

Feb 01 2016

31mins

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Rank #11: S3E11: Five Years

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It’s been five years since Ava last left her house. It’s the one place, on Earth, she feels safe. But everything changes when a ride on Victoria’s Lift forces her to confront her past - and with it - herself.

Get your copy of The Lift, 9 Stories of Transformation Volume One - now available on Amazon.

A 9th Story Studios Production | Foytik, Lowman, Collins

Victoria Bigglesworth-Hayes: Amber Collins

Main Narration and Ava: Heather Thomas
Art: Jeanette Andromeda
Score: Nico Vettese, We Talk of Dreams

Mar 24 2019

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Rank #12: S1E10: Dark Music

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A man who robs from the blind finds his way into The Building and The Lift. There, he gets a chance to change. When he’s forced to face his deepest fear will he learn from it, or go back to his old ways? And, remember, if you ever find yourself on The Lift, don’t test Victoria’s patience.   If you like what we create and would like to support the show, please visit support.victoriaslift.com. Show Notes and more info at http://victoriaslift.com

Mar 14 2016

30mins

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Rank #13: S3E2: Moving Day

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Moving Day - by Gwendolyn Kiste   We're back with another fantastic story by listener favorite and Stoker Award Nominated author, Gwendolyn Kiste. This story features the voice talents of Jessica McEvoy, Nichole Goodnight, Andy James, and, of course, Amber Collins! Custom score by We Talk of Dreams. An aging widow prepares to move from her beloved home, but after a fight with her only daughter, she reaches a crossroads where she must decide not only if she’ll stay or go, but if she’ll finally let someone in, now that she’s all alone. Victoria Bigglesworth-Hayes: Amber Collins Main Narration / Gabriella: Jessica McEvoy Maria: Nichole Goodnight James: Andy James Art: Jeanette Andromeda Score: Nico Vettese Now more than ever, we need your support to keep the episodes coming - the more support we receive, the more episodes we can make. Support the show on Patreon to help keep Victoria's Lift in working order. A 9th Story Studios Production | Foytik, Lowman, Collins

Mar 19 2018

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Rank #14: S1E18: The Wet Man

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Skip Hudson is one of the best Wet Man in the business, and he just got a new contract. When Victoria lures this "no limits" contract killer to the building, it's all business

Jul 13 2016

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Rank #15: S2E3: Raison D'etre

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Victoria begins to question not only her existence but her purpose. Fortunately for her, there is someone else who can not only sympathize, but can help guide her through this particularly rough time in her unlife. In this first ever crossover, the worlds of The Lift and The Wicked Library collide in a surprisingly uplifting episode about choices. This episode is simulcast as episode 707 of The Wicked Library. The version found on The Wicked Library also includes an interview with the author. A 9th Story Studios Production | Foytik, Lowman, Collins

Dec 15 2016

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Rank #16: S1E12: Objects for Objects

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Retired porn star, Mandy Stroyer, uses her allure and online prowess to lure countless fans to buy her gifts while she offers nothing in return. A run in with Victoria Bigglesworth-Hayes leads Mandy to an evaluation and exploration of greed, gratitude, and hope.   If you like what we create and would like to support the show, please visit support.victoriaslift.com. Show Notes and more info at http://victoriaslift.com

Apr 11 2016

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Rank #17: S1E16: Dandelion Tea

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A young woman wracked with addiction wakes to find herself in a strange place. She is greeted by Victoria, a strange and ghostly child who will lead her through her darkest secrets to face the fear she has buried deep within herself. Will Virginia face what she has done and the chaos she has caused or will she remain on the 6th floor haunted by her ghosts forever?   If you like what we create and would like to support the show, please visit support.victoriaslift.com. Show Notes and more info at http://victoriaslift.com

Jun 10 2016

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Rank #18: S1E8: The Exchange

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Sonny pulls a bank heist, but takes off with the money, leaving his crew unpaid, and his brother set up to take the fall for the robbery. During his escape, he’s chased by his associates and hides in The Building. He’s led into The Lift by his curiosity to a strange dark hallway, a confrontation he wasn’t expecting, and chance to make a choice that will seal his fate. Will he do the right thing?   If you like what we create and would like to support the show, please visit support.victoriaslift.com. Show Notes and more info at http://victoriaslift.com

Feb 23 2016

24mins

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Rank #19: S1E17: Today is the Day

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A man known for being a chronic liar is called to The Lift thinking it’s a business meeting, where Victoria awaits his arrival. Has his fate been sealed already?   If you like what we create and would like to support the show, please visit support.victoriaslift.com. Show Notes and more info at http://victoriaslift.com

Jun 24 2016

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Rank #20: S2E16: The Tin Heart

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Today’s episode of the Lift is written by returning author, Brooke Warra. On a lonely night when she’s unable to sleep, Victoria’s Music box reveals a secret story of another music box similar to her own. Hear the story of a man whose name meant sadness. A 9th Story Studios Production | Foytik, Lowman, Collins, Niespodzianski

Oct 01 2017

37mins

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