Saturday 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Moth storytellers stand alone, under a spotlight, with only a microphone and a roomful of strangers. The storyteller and the audience embark on a high-wire act of shared experience which is both terrifying and exhilarating.
Marie Hershkowitz & Matthew McGough: Baseball Stories
The Moth goes to the ballpark! This week as the weather starts to get colder and the baseball playoffs begin, we have the story of a young girl who falls in love with the New York Mets and a young Yankees fan lands a job as batboy. Storytellers: Marie Hershkowitz and Matthew McGough.
The Moth Radio Hour: Boyhood
A writer makes his dad proud, a preacher’s kid takes money from his grandfather, a high schooler chases his dog out onto the Grand Concourse, and a former child soldier negotiates high school in New York City. Storytellers: Neil Gaiman, Christian Garland, Wilson Portorreal, and Ishmael Beah.
Holly Hughes & Tara Clancy
Two stories about fighting back: Against the U.S. Congress and against a school bus bully. Storytellers: Holly Hughes and Tara Clancy.
The Moth Radio Hour: Dog Mother, Tour Guide, and Milli Vanilli
A woman becomes a stepmother to a dog, a tour guide in Toronto confronts racism, a mother learns the meaning of “Little pitchers have big ears”, and one half of the pop duo Milli Vanilli tells his side of the story. Storytellers: Sara Barron, Falen Johnson, Catherine Palmer, and Fabrice Morvan.
The Moth Radio Hour: Oreos, Heaven, and America’s Most Wanted
A mother gets surprising news in the maternity ward, a man is addicted to cookies, an elderly woman gets a “ticket to heaven”, and a musician helps the FBI capture America’s Most Wanted. Storytellers: Bethany Van Delft, Bill Bernat, Breeda Miller, and Josh Bond.