The Moth

Sat 2-3 pm, Fri 9-10 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.

Ways to Connect


  • Tuesday, June 18, 2019 1:00pm

    In this hour, stories of fear. From daily anxieties to earth-shattering moments of life-or-death terror. Hosted by The Moth's Senior Director, Meg Bowles. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison of Atlantic Public Media.

    Hosted by: Meg Bowles

    Storytellers: Jessica Pan, Nick Revell, Katie Houghton-Ward, Sudhesh Dahad 

  • Friday, June 14, 2019 7:00am

    This week, we're celebrating Father's Day with two stories from two sons, all about Dad.

    Hosted by: Dan Kennedy

    Storytellers: Majdy Fares, Adam Ellick

  • Tuesday, June 11, 2019 1:00pm

    Tales from The Moth StorySLAMS: Encyclopedia Brown in the courtroom; “bible bucks” at Sunday school; a corporate speech writer; an alpha big brother; an imaginary last meal; the Bad News Bears of high school Basketball; and the need for romantic decluttering.

    Hosted by: Jennifer Hixson

    Storytellers: Chris Rasheed, Kevin McAuliffe, Jennifer Lee, Kate Greathead, Alan Gordon, Karen Duffin, Alvin Lau

  • Friday, June 7, 2019 7:00am

    This week, we’re celebrating the legacy of legendary filmmaker, Warren Miller, and host Dan Kennedy shares his personal connection to Warren.

    Hosted by: Dan Kennedy

    Storytellers: Warren Miller

  • Tuesday, June 4, 2019 1:00pm

    An author writes a spoof “kids” book about going to sleep, a family’s obsessive love of a baseball team, a teenage girl discovers her crush is in a gang, and a presidential speech writer has a secret. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison and Viki Merrick of Atlantic Public Media.

    Hosted by: Sarah Austin Jenness

    Storytellers: Adam Mansbach, Marie Hershkowitz, Deborah Allen Carr, and Jon Lovett