The Moth Radio Hour
Sundays, 6:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M.
The Moth Radio Hour is a weekly series featuring true stories told live on stage without scripts, notes, props, or accompaniment. Each Moth Radio Hour mixes humorous, heartbreaking, and poignant tales that captivate, surprise, and delight audiences with their honesty, bravery and humor. Brought to you by PRX and Jay Allison of Atlantic Public Media.
Friday, September 21, 2018 5:00am
In this second podcast episode featuring stories all about transformative travel, we'll hear from Reza Jalali and Emily Matuzek.
Reza Jalali *returns to an unfamiliar home that's been ravaged by war.
*Emily Matuzek gets ready to leave the nest, but not before she gets a few test runs in first.
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 10:33am
Comic Tig Notaro details her complicated relationship with her step-father; a New York City cop on a bust discovers the value of a mug shot; and a teenager rebels after her brother is disowned. Hosted by The Moth’s Executive Producer, Sarah Austin Jenness. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison of Atlantic Public Media.
Friday, September 14, 2018 5:00am
In this special podcast episode, stories all about the transformative qualities of travel. This is the first episode of a two-part series, and this week we'll hear from Emma John and T. Richard Corcoran.
Emma John brings a friend's young daughter on a trip to rekindle the magic of Venice.
T. Richard Corcoran undergoes a test physical and courageous fortitude while cycling to raise funds for AIDS.
Hosted by: Dan Kennedy
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 11:28am
A young doctor is whisked halfway across the globe to care for an ailing international religious icon, a daughter discovers her father’s painstakingly kept secret, and an oncologist raised in India describes the way death is handled in his native country. Hosted by The Moth’s Artistic Director, Catherine Burns. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison of Atlantic Public Media.
Originally podcasted: 1/15/2013
Storytellers: Bliss Broyard, Siddhartha Mukherjee, and George Lombardi.
Tuesday, September 4, 2018 12:43pm
In this episode, we present four stories all about coming to the precipice of catastrophe. A vicious rumor shakes the foundations of family and home, a potential romance takes a dark turn, and a woman’s heritage dangles over oblivion by a thread. Hosted by Tara Clancy in front of a live audience in Jackson, Wyoming, with additional hosting by Jay Allison. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison of Atlantic Public Media.
Storytellers: Cristina Briones, Terrance Flynn, and Nina McConigley.