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

Fine Dining - June 24, 2017

"For our specials tonight, the chef has prepared a hand-sslapped salmon fillet." Download the "Fine Dining" script, originally from our November 12, 2017 broadcast.

Mower - June 17, 2017

Raking takes forever, and environmentally friendly leaf blowers just don't cut it -- a message from Albert's Implements originally from our October 22, 2017 broadcast

History - June 3, 2017

St. Paul, 1855: the story of how the arts arrived in Minnesota's capital city --na script originally from our February 6, 2016 broadcast.

Catchup - May 27, 2017

A word from the Catchup Advisory Board: Catchup has natural mellowing agents that foster teamwork and tamp down old resentments -- a script originally from our January 30, 2016 broadcast.

Feedback Loop - May 20, 2017

Chris Thile's Song Of The Week, "Feedback Loop," from our May 20, 2017 broadcast, with Sara Watkins, Jerry Douglas, Rich Dworsky, Chris Eldridge, Alan Hampton, and Ted Poor