A Prairie Home Companion

A Prairie Home Companion is a recorded live show featuring comedy sketches, music and more from host Chris Thile and company.

Recent Episodes

Ruth Harrison - Augut 12, 2017

From the hushed reading room of the Cook County Library: another chapter in the adventures of Ruth Harrison, Reference Librarian (originally from our January 14, 2017 show).

Memory Foam - August 5, 2017

A message from Memory Foam Mattresses -- the Mattress that contours not only to your body but to your mind -- a script originally from our January 7, 2017 broadcast.

A Mother Orders - July 29, 2017

"Petey! The raccoons have knocked over the garbage again. Would you be a dear and clean that up?" -- Download the "A Mother Orders" script, originally from our May 20, 2017 broadcast.

Gutenberg Pressed Juice - July 22, 2017

A visit to Gutenberg Pressed Juice, a locally sourced, farm-to-glass liquiteria for the literary set -- a script originally from our May 13, 2017 broadcast.

A.N.Y. - July 15, 2017

"If you have a spare bedroom, a basement, if you could take in a family and its pets, we'd like to hear from you..." -- A message from Adopt a New Yorker, originally from our December 3, 2016 broadcast

Animal Shelter - November 19, 2016

A look at some of the alternative choices available at your local animal shelter, a script originally from our November 19, 2016 broadcast.