Wits

Wits is a conversation, comedy, songs and surprises, hosted by John Moe. Recorded live at the Fitzgerald Theater, Wits brings together world-class comedians, actors and musicians for a night they – and the audience – will never forget.

Recent Episodes

Episode 28: Hannibal Buress, with Open Mike Eagle

Stand-up comedian and 30 Rock/SNL veteran Hannibal Buress tells about the childhood of Alex Trebek. Hip hop artist Open Mike Eagle has a question for the Party People, and we find out what you really get at a deli when you place a certain lunch order.

Episode 27: Colin Hanks, with Jason Isbell

Actor Colin Hanks becomes Doug Bagelson, a man offering his services as a professional friend. Also, Jason Isbell plays songs from his latest album, Southeastern, and performs one of the most stunning covers of Pancho and Lefty ever.

Episode 26: Rob Delaney, with Neko Case and Kelly Hogan

Pop Song Correspondences features a customer befuddled by the process of buying a Little Red Corvette from a used car salesman named Prince. Plus, comedian Rob Delaney as a customer service representative, and Neko Case and Kelly Hogan.

Episode 26: Rob Delaney with Neko Case and Kelly Hogan

Pop Song Correspondences features a customer befuddled by the process of buying a Little Red Corvette from a used car salesman named Prince. Plus, comedian Rob Delaney as a customer service representative, and Neko Case and Kelly Hogan.

Episode 7: Julia Sweeney and Martha Wainwright

Martha Wainwright sings, Julia Sweeney tells stories. Listen up, and you will laugh. Hard. You will cry -- unless your heart is a blackened lump of coal, in which case you will at minimum have strong emotional stirrings. Snoopy might die. Or not.

Episode 14: New Fall Season, Paul F. Tompkins and Aimee Mann

This week: Comedian and actor Paul F. Tompkins (also host of the Pod F. Tompkast) with the Oscar and Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Aimee Mann, as well as an EMU ATTACK, and a visit from President James K. Polk the time-traveling repairman.