The Moth Radio Hour

The Moth Radio Hour features true stories told live on stage without scripts, notes, props, or accompaniment.

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Recent Episodes

Find Your Park: Ian McGregor & Gary Brenen

This week, two stories in celebration of National Parks Week. A tour guide is put through his paces on a trip through Yellowstone & Grand Teton, and a park ranger welcomes more than just visitors to Biscayne National Park’s shores. Go adventure, and find your park. Storytellers: Ian McGregor, and Gary Brenen.

Find Your Park: Ian McGregor & Gary Bremen

This week, two stories in celebration of National Parks Week. A tour guide is put through his paces on a trip through Yellowstone & Grand Teton, and a park ranger welcomes more than just visitors to Biscayne National Park’s shores. Go adventure, and find your park. Storytellers: Ian McGregor, and Gary Bremen.

The Moth Radio Hour: Sword Fight, Hip Hop, Amnesia, Berlin

A heartbroken woman has a wish come true; a homeowner gets an unwanted surprise; a struggling temp remembers his glory days; a foreigner witnesses history. 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. Storytellers: Cole Kazdin, Simon Bill, Chenjerai Kumanyika, […]

The Moth Radio Hour: Facing The Dark

In this hour, a chaplain guides a family through death and goodbyes; a man wanders New York City during the black of 2003; and a daughter tries to break her father’s silence about the Holocaust. Hosted by The Moth’s founder, George Dawes Green. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison […]

The Moth Radio Hour: Bible Salesmen, Ghosts and Strippers

A young woman in Southern California describes her unconventional upbringing with a very free-spirited mother, a door-to-door bible salesman-circa 1953-shares sales tactics, an actor from the golden age of Hollywood reaches out from beyond the grave, and a little boy gets through a hospital stay by pretending he’s a superhero. Hosted by The Moth’s Senior Producer, […]

Andrew Forsthoefel: Deluded in the Desert

In this episode, a young man sets out on a 4,000 mile journey and becomes a magnet for stories along the way. Storytellers: Andrew Forsthoefel