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Amputation, Al Gore, And Heroin20160124|True stories told live in the USA.
Gang Initiations, My Way And The Kkk20151129|True stories told live in the USA. Catherine Burns introduces tales about caring, confrontation and comedic calamity.
Tattoos And Two Southern Gothics20151227|True stories told live in the USA: Catherine Burns introduces tales about family history, growing up and surprises in prison.|The Moth is an acclaimed not-for-profit organisation dedicated to the art and craft of storytelling based in the USA. Since 1997, it has celebrated both the raconteur and the storytelling novice, who has lived through something extraordinary and yearns to share it. Originally formed by the writer George Dawes Green as an intimate gathering of friends on a porch in Georgia (where moths would flutter in through a hole in the screen), and then recreated in a New York City living room, The Moth quickly grew to produce immensely popular events at theatres and clubs around New York City and later around the USA, the UK and other parts of the world.|The Moth has presented more than 15,000 stories, told live and without notes, to standing-room-only crowds worldwide. The Moth podcast is downloaded over 27 million times a year.|Featuring true stories told live on stage without scripts, from the humorous to the heart-breaking.|The Moth Radio Hour is produced by Jay Allison and Atlantic Public Media in Woods Hole, Massachusetts and is distributed by the Public Radio Exchange.
0203London Calling - With Crossfire, And A Vampire20160320
0208Taxidermy, Orderlies and Spinal Tap2016042420160501 (R4)True stories told live in the USA: The Moth's founder, George Dawes Green, with tales of inheritance, hospitals and Spinal Tap. ||The Moth is an acclaimed not-for-profit organisation dedicated to the art and craft of storytelling based in the USA. Since 1997, it has celebrated both the raconteur and the storytelling novice, who has lived through something extraordinary and yearns to share it. Originally formed by the writer George Dawes Green as an intimate gathering of friends on a porch in Georgia (where moths would flutter in through a hole in the screen), and then recreated in a New York City living room, The Moth quickly grew to produce immensely popular events at theatres and clubs around New York City and later around the USA, the UK and other parts of the world.||The Moth has presented more than 15,000 stories, told live and without notes, to standing-room-only crowds worldwide. The Moth podcast is downloaded over 27 million times a year.||Featuring true stories told live on stage without scripts, from the humorous to the heart-breaking. ||The Moth Radio Hour is produced by Jay Allison and Atlantic Public Media in Woods Hole, Massachusetts and is distributed by the Public Radio Exchange.
0208Taxidermy, Orderlies and Spinal Tap20160424
0212Adoption, a Plane Crash, and a Busload of Lutherans2016052220160529 (R4)True stories told live in the USA: Peter Aguero introduces a special show from New York, with stories about the ties the bind. ||The Moth is an acclaimed not-for-profit organisation dedicated to the art and craft of storytelling based in the USA. Since 1997, it has celebrated both the raconteur and the storytelling novice, who has lived through something extraordinary and yearns to share it. Originally formed by the writer George Dawes Green as an intimate gathering of friends on a porch in Georgia (where moths would flutter in through a hole in the screen), and then recreated in a New York City living room, The Moth quickly grew to produce immensely popular events at theatres and clubs around New York City and later around the USA, the UK and other parts of the world.||The Moth has presented more than 15,000 stories, told live and without notes, to standing-room-only crowds worldwide. The Moth podcast is downloaded over 27 million times a year.||Featuring true stories told live on stage without scripts, from the humorous to the heart-breaking. ||The Moth Radio Hour is produced by Jay Allison and Atlantic Public Media in Woods Hole, Massachusetts and is distributed by the Public Radio Exchange.
0212Adoption, a Plane Crash, and a Busload of Lutherans20160522