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Since its launch in 1997, The Moth has presented thousands of true stories, told live and without notes, to standing-room-only crowds worldwide. Moth storytellers stand alone, under a spotlight, with only a microphone and a roomful of strangers. The storyteller and the audience embark on a high-wire… read more

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The Moth Radio Hour: Second Chances

January 31st, 2023

53:26

In this hour, we present four stories of getting another shot. Tales of tenacity, unexpected fortune, and redemption in moments both great and small. Hosted by The Moth's Executive Producer, Sarah Austin Jenness. The …

The Moth Radio Hour: Driven

January 24th, 2023

53:27

Start your engines! In this hour, stories of being driven -- bound, determined, or literally in the passenger seat of a car. This episode is hosted by Moth Director, Jenifer Hixson. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by …

Rooftops in Tehran: Mojdeh Rezaeipour

January 20th, 2023

26:13

On this episode, we talk to Mojdeh Rezaeipour about the situation in Iran, and hear a story from her. This episode is hosted by Jenifer Hixson.

If …

The Moth Radio Hour: Guts! Courage.

January 17th, 2023

53:26

In this hour, stories about guts and courage. This episode is 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.

Hosted by: …

The Moth Radio Hour: Taking Risks

January 10th, 2023

53:26

In this hour, stories of diving in head first and putting it all on the line. Unconventional gifts, apex predators, and stock car racing. This episode is hosted by Moth producer and director Jodi Powell. The Moth Radio …

New Beginnings: Dan Kennedy and Ophira Eisenberg

January 6th, 2023

21:43

On this episode, we hear two stories about new years and new beginnings. This episode is hosted by Michelle Jalowski.

Storytellers:

Dan Kennedy tries to make his new years’… explosive.

Ophira Eisenberg has a magical …

The Moth Radio Hour: The Moth's 20th Anniversary Special

January 3rd, 2023

53:34

This episode, we revisit our 20th anniversary special, playing some of our favorite stories from The Moth’s history. This episode is hosted by Sarah Austin Jenness. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay …

The Moth Radio Hour: Eyewitness

December 27th, 2022

53:27

This week, we bear witness. From a Soviet labor camp, to a school desegregation, to a fight over books. This episode is hosted by Meg Bowles. The …

The Moth Radio Hour: All Dressed Up

December 20th, 2022

53:29

Don your finest duds! This week, The Moth Radio Hour is all about clothes -- from DIY threads to silk blouses, from a prison visiting room to a runway in France. This episode is hosted by Moth producer and director …

25 Years of Stories: All The Way Back

December 16th, 2022

31:50

On this episode, we take a look back at the beginning of The Moth, and hear a story from our founder - George Dawes Green. This episode is hosted by Melvin Estrella and Pegi Vail.

Storyteller

George Dawes Green …

The Moth Radio Hour: Unexpected Gifts of December

December 13th, 2022

53:28

A special Holiday Hour from The Moth. The unexpected gifts of December: holiday customs, brand new traditions, flying cows, fruit, luminaries and a …

The Moth Radio Hour: Fabricated, Forged and Forgotten

December 6th, 2022

53:27

In this episode, stories of who we are and what we present to the world. White lies, falsified documents, playing dress up, and big transformations. This show is hosted by Jay Allison of Atlantic Public Media, producer …

25 Years of Stories: Searching for Direction

December 2nd, 2022

28:45

On this episode, we get in the holiday spirit with a tale about a very special Xmas. Then, we discuss how directors can shape Moth stories. This …

The Moth Radio Hour: Live from the Cowboy Poetry Gathering

November 29th, 2022

53:28

In this hour, stories from the Elko Cowboy Poetry Gathering. Hosted by Dame Wilburn, with additional hosting from Jay Allison. A woman says goodbye to her childhood ranch; a young girl finally gets her wish to own a …

The Moth Radio Hour: You Can't Go Back

November 22nd, 2022

53:29

In this episode, bold attempts to revisit the past. A quarterback makes a trip back home, a wife attempts to understand her husband's past, a young …

25 Years of Stories: Finding Community

November 18th, 2022

28:17

On this week’s episode, we take a look back at 1999, to the origins of the Moth’s community program. We’ll have a story about The Mets, and one about life after prison. This episode is hosted by Larry Rosen.

The Moth Radio Hour: The Vietnam War

November 15th, 2022

53:29

In this special hour, three stories from the Vietnam War Era. A troop comes under attack deep in the Vietnamese jungle; a triage nurse does her best …

25 Years of Stories: One Plus One Plus One Plus…

November 11th, 2022

23:15

On this week’s episode, we take a look back at 2000, the origin of the Moth StorySLAMs. In lieu of bringing you to an actual show, we’ll be playing ten abbreviated versions of GrandSLAM-winning stories. This episode is …

The Moth Radio Hours: Thrill Seekers, Wanderlust, and an Italian Stallion

November 8th, 2022

53:30

This week, stories about adventures and thrills. Hosted by Sarah Austin Jenness. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison of Atlantic Public Media.

Hosted by: Sarah Austin Jenness

Storytellers:

The Moth Radio Hour: Guiding Lights

November 1st, 2022

53:27

In this episode, stories of the voices that inspire us, comfort us, and help us navigate the world--sometimes in defiance of science or logic. This episode is hosted by Moth Artistic Director, Catherine Burns. The Moth …

25 Years of Stories: A Look Back at 2001

October 28th, 2022

25:06

On this week’s episode, we take a look back at 2001. We’ll hear a story from a firefighter who worked on 9/11, and we’ll explore how stories helped people connect to each other in the weeks after the tragedy. This …

The Moth Radio Hour: Domestic Affairs

October 25th, 2022

53:31

This week, we take a look at how we make our families, from a foster family to finding a family in prison. Hosted by Jenifer Hixson. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison of Atlantic Public Media.

The Moth Radio Hour: Girls!

October 18th, 2022

53:30

This week, an episode in honor of the International Day of the Girl Child, observed October 11. Stories from across continents and across generations -- about the challenges, the adventures, and the joys of girlhood. …

25 Years of Stories: The Moth... Works

October 14th, 2022

22:33

On this week’s episode, we hear a story from a Ukranian refugee. And we take a look at one of the coolest programs at The Moth... MothWorks. This …

The Moth Radio Hour: Live from Jackson

October 11th, 2022

53:18

In this episode, we present four stories all about coming to the precipice of catastrophe. A vicious rumor shakes the foundations of family and home, a potential romance takes a dark turn, and a woman’s heritage dangles …

The Moth Radio Hour: Culture Clash

October 4th, 2022

53:32

In this hour, stories of exposure to unexpected worlds, new traditions, and traversing boundaries. This episode is hosted by Jay Allison of Atlantic Public Media, producer of this show.

Hosted by: Jay Allison

Jason …

25 Years of Stories: Funny Ha Ha

September 30th, 2022

26:02

This week, we hear standup and a story from Meg Ferrill. Plus, we examine the links between comedy and storytelling. If you want to learn more about storytelling, pick up our book “How to Tell a Story: The Essential …

The Moth Radio Hour: Young Adults

September 27th, 2022

53:31

This week on The Moth Radio Hour, stories about being young. Hosted by Jenifer Hixson. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison of Atlantic Public Media.

Hosted by: Jenifer Hixson

Storytellers:

The Moth Radio Hour: Like Cats and Dogs

September 20th, 2022

53:27

In this hour, stories about our fuzzy little friends. Hosted by Alastair Bane. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison of …

25 Years of Stories: A Love Note to Salman Rushdie

September 16th, 2022

18:33

This week, we play a story from Salman Rushdie, a treasured member of The Moth family. This episode is hosted by Jon Goode.

Host: Jon Goode

Storyteller: Salman Rushdie

The Moth Radio Hour: You Say Goodbye

September 13th, 2022

53:29

In this hour, four stories on saying farewell to family, the past, or sometimes the very earth we stand on. Hosted by Meg Bowles, The Moth’s Senior Director. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison …

The Moth Radio Hour: P. Diddy, Traditional Tattoos, and Biking in Yemen

September 6th, 2022

53:29

In this hour, stories of curiosity and the unfamiliar: sharing food, the art of tattoo, rebellion on wheels, and Puff Daddy. This episode is hosted by Moth Executive Producer, Sarah Austin Jenness. The Moth Radio Hour …

25 Years of Stories: Love and Art

September 2nd, 2022

22:14

This week, we play a story about motherhood from Joyce Maynard. This episode is hosted by Jodi Powell.

Host: Jodi Powell

Storyteller: Joyce Maynard

The Moth Radio Hour: Live from New York City

August 30th, 2022

53:28

In this hour, we present audio from a great live show. This episode is hosted by Jay Allison, and the live event was hosted by CJ Hunt. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison of Atlantic Public …

The Moth Radio Hour: Facing Off and Facing Up

August 23rd, 2022

53:28

In this hour, stories about standing up for yourself. This episode is hosted by Jodi Powell. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison of Atlantic Public Media.

Hosted by: Jodi Powell

Storytellers:

25 Years of Stories: Seven Deadly Sins

August 19th, 2022

24:44

This week, we take a look back at a magical Moth live show. This episode is hosted by Sarah Austin Jenness.

Host: Sarah Austin Jenness

Live Host: Andy Borowitz

Storytellers:

Zeroboy explores gluttony in audio.

The Moth Radio Hour: Confidence - Too Much, Too Little?

August 16th, 2022

53:31

In this hour, stories about puffing yourself up. This episode is hosted by Catherine Burns. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison of Atlantic Public Media.

Hosted by: Catherine Burns

Storytellers:

The Moth Radio Hour: Facing the Music - Stories About Coming to Terms

August 9th, 2022

53:27

In this hour, storytellers have to face the music. This episode is hosted by Suzanne Rust. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison of Atlantic Public Media.

Hosted by: Suzanne Rust

Storytellers:

25 Years of Stories: Detroit and Chicago

August 5th, 2022

16:52

This week, we take a look back at our Detroit and Chicago StorySLAMs, and play two of our favorite stories from those events. This episode is hosted by Dame Wilburn.

Host: Dame Wilburn

Storytellers:

Grace Topinka …

The Moth Radio Hour: The Kindness of Strangers

August 2nd, 2022

53:23

In this hour, six stories about finding kindness from an unexpected source. This episode is hosted by Moth’s Artistic Director Catherine Burns. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison of Atlantic …

The Moth Radio Hour: In Control, Or Not

July 26th, 2022

53:27

In this hour, four storytellers attempt to control the outcome. (As the universe laughs!) This episode is hosted by Moth Senior Director Jenifer …

25 Years of Stories: When The Podcast Started

July 22nd, 2022

28:28

This week, we learn about how this podcast got started, and play one of our favorite stories from our early days. This episode is hosted by Dan Kennedy.

Host: Dan Kennedy.

Storytellers: Dan Kennedy.

The Moth Radio Hour: Surviving Being Human

July 19th, 2022

53:29

In this hour, we lean into the moments of rejection, failure, embarrassment, and other stories of the human soul. Hosted by The Moth’s Senior …

The Moth Radio Hour: Growing Pains

July 12th, 2022

53:30

In this episode, stories about the pains of growing up. Hosted by Chloe Salmon. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison of Atlantic Public Media.

Hosted by: Chloe Salmon

Storytellers:

Jennifer …

25 Years of Stories: A Look Back At The Moth Radio Hour

July 8th, 2022

40:51

This week, we take a look at the origins of The Moth Radio Hour. This episode is hosted by Jay Allison and Viki Merrick.

Host: Jay Allison and Viki Merrick

Storytellers: Michaela Murphy and Buddy Vanderhoop

The Moth Radio Hour: Inner Compass

July 5th, 2022

53:26

In this episode, we have stories about people fighting for what they believe in, and finding their inner compass. Hosted by Jenifer Hixson. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison of Atlantic Public …

Resilience in the Face of Adversity

July 1st, 2022

27:31

This week, we feature two stories about people finding power within themselves. This episode is hosted by Sarah Haberman.

Host: Sarah Haberman

Storytellers:

Sheila Calloway

Susanne Schmidt

The Moth Radio Hour: Punks, Blessings, Burlesque and Lotus Flowers

June 28th, 2022

53:29

In this episode, five strangers redefine themselves and family in the face of their past. This episode is hosted by Moth Senior Curatorial Producer, Suzanne Rust. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay …

25 Years of Stories: Pride

June 24th, 2022

22:55

This week, we celebrate Pride. This episode is hosted by Larry Rosen.

Host: Larry Rosen

Storytellers: Donald Harrison, Tara Clancy

The Moth Radio Hour - Fathers: Daddy, Dad, Paw-Paw, Pops

June 21st, 2022

53:29

In this special episode celebrating fathers, a man embraces his father's music; a new dad has a breakdown in the grocery store; a young father struggles with his emotions; a son flies to Ghana for his father's funeral, …

25 Years of Stories: Joy and Juneteenth

June 17th, 2022

18:22

This week, a special Juneteenth episode. This episode is hosted by Suzanne Rust.

Host: Suzanne Rust

Storyteller: Alvin Hall

The Moth Radio Hour: Something Borrowed, Something New

June 14th, 2022

53:02

In this hour, we focus on the uncommon denominators and wildly unexpected situations of life. Hosted by Jenifer Hixson, The Moth’s Senior Director. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison of Atlantic …

25 Years of Stories: Truth

June 10th, 2022

31:02

This week, we hear a discussion about truth in storytelling. This episode is hosted by Kate Tellers.

Host: Kate Tellers

Storyteller: Dorothy Storck

Discussion: Kate Tellers, Sarah Austin Jenness, Jenifer Hixson

The Moth Radio Hour: Celebrating The Moth's 25th Anniversary

June 7th, 2022

53:28

A special episode in honor of The Moth's 25th Anniversary! Five stories spanning a quarter century, each focusing on landmark moments -- from Moth history to global events. This episode is hosted by Moth Artistic …

Bodily Autonomy

June 3rd, 2022

27:10

This week, we feature two stories about women forced to make tough choices about their health. This episode is hosted by Sarah Austin Jenness.

Host: …

The Moth Radio Hour: Squeaky Wheels

May 31st, 2022

53:29

In this episode, we take a look into the people and things that flash into our lives, and the indelible mark they leave behind. Hosted by Jenifer Hixson, The Moth’s Senior Director. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by …

The Moth Radio Hour: When the World Shifts

May 24th, 2022

53:30

In this hour, stories of seismic changes and subtle shifts—and the aftershocks left in their path. New perspectives on faith, family, and one's self. This episode is hosted by Brandon Grant, Director of Marketing at The …

25 Years of Stories: Storytelling with Neil Gaiman

May 20th, 2022

23:32

This week, we learn about storytelling from Neil Gaiman. This episode is hosted by Michelle Jalowski.

Host: Michelle Jalowski

Storyteller: Neil Gaiman

Interviewer: Catherine Burns

The Moth Radio Hour: Sailing on an Alien Sea

May 17th, 2022

53:27

In this hour we explore stories relating to STEM (Science/Technology/Engineering and MATH): we travel from the laboratories of the Antarctic to the …

The Moth Radio Hour: You Gone Learn

May 10th, 2022

53:29

In this hour, stories of education, illumination, or just being schooled. The lessons learned from communities new and old, on top of a glacier, and …

25 Years of Stories: The UK and Ireland

May 6th, 2022

20:13

This week, we celebrate The Moth’s launch in the UK and Ireland with stories about an eventful vacation in Greece and a positive pregnancy test. This …

The Moth Radio Hour: Camouflage - Stories of Hidden Selves

May 3rd, 2022

53:28

In this hour, four stories about secret identities and true selves. A secular man immerses himself in a Christian world; a young woman pledges …

The Moth Radio Hour: Remembering Our Loved Ones Through Story

April 26th, 2022

53:30

In this hour, the people we've loved and lost, their memories preserved in these stories. Mothers, partners, and the colorful residents of a nursing …

25 Years of Stories: Community

April 22nd, 2022

24:53

This week, we feature a story about an eventful party conference in Australia. Plus, we take a look at our new book: “How to Tell a Story: The …

The Moth Radio Hour: Under The Gun

April 19th, 2022

53:27

In this hour, three stories about times we come across guns in our lives. An aspiring writer tries to land a job with Hunter S. Thompson; a dental …

The Moth Radio Hour: The Wisdom of Elders

April 12th, 2022

53:30

In this hour, stories of learning from our elders. A mechanic, a teacher, a patriarchy-busting grandmother, and Star Wars in translation. This hour …

25 Years of Stories: Giving and Receiving Love

April 8th, 2022

19:13

This week, we feature two stories about love. This episode is hosted by Dame Wilburn.

Host: Dame Wilburn

Storytellers: Kimberly Gotches, Alex Campbell

The Moth Radio Hour: Shocks and Surprises

April 5th, 2022

53:30

In this hour, a woman gets a call in the middle of the night; a young boy discovers the truth about his idol; a girl does her best to prepare for a …

The Moth Radio Hour: Keep Calm and Carry On

March 29th, 2022

53:26

In this hour, challenges that reveal one's truest self. The insatiable needs of an electronic pet, being forced to face one's fears, and the dogged pursuit of one's dreams. This episode is hosted by Moth Senior Director …

25 Years of Stories: Finding Power

March 25th, 2022

22:57

This week, we feature two stories about power - who gets it, who wields it, and what it takes to find it. This episode is hosted by Jodi Powell.

Host: Jodi Powell

Storytellers: Lyralen Kaye, Phyllis Omido

To find out …

The Moth Radio Hour: The Places We Tell Our Stories

March 22nd, 2022

53:24

In this hour, stories of protections and curses, love and war, and straying from both convention and home. Hosted by George Dawes Green, founder of The Moth. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison …

The Moth Radio Hour: Attitude Adjustments

March 15th, 2022

53:26

In this hour, new purposes, shifting perspectives, and fresh takes. At work, at home, and on the streets of Harlem. This episode is hosted by Moth Senior Curatorial Producer, Suzanne Rust. The Moth Radio Hour is …

25 Years of Stories: Critical Crash

March 11th, 2022

18:28

This week, remembering a very special storyteller. This episode is hosted by Sarah Austin Jenness.

Host: Sarah Austin Jenness

Storyteller: T. Dixon

The Moth Radio Hour: Global Stories of Women and Girls

March 8th, 2022

53:26

In this hour, Global Stories of Women and Girls -- hosted by Moth Storyteller, Fatou Wurie. A Kenyan student aspires to be beautiful while her mother …

The Moth Radio Hour: If the Shoe Fits

March 1st, 2022

53:28

In this hour devoted to stories about footwear, walk a mile in another person's shoes. Every journey begins with a single step, and hopefully, some …

25 Years of Stories: Lost in Their Eyes

February 25th, 2022

16:41

This week, discovering your inner beauty. Plus, a conversation with some very special guests This episode is hosted by Devan Sandiford.

Host: Devan Sandiford

Storyteller: Devan Sandiford

The Moth Radio Hour: Live from Portsmouth

February 22nd, 2022

53:29

A special episode live from Portsmouth. This episode is hosted by Dame Wilburn, with additional hosting by Jay Allison, producer of The Moth Radio Hour.

Hosted by: Dame Wilburn and Jay Allison

Storytellers: Catherine …

25 Years of Stories: All About Perspective

February 18th, 2022

18:41

This week, we’re going to keep pretty quiet about the theme. This episode is hosted by Phyllis Bowdwin.

Host: Phyllis Bowdwin

Storytellers: Cathy Gasiorowicz, Janet Clarke:

The Moth Radio Hour: In The Name of Love

February 15th, 2022

53:31

In this hour, stories about everyone’s favorite subject - love. Hosted by The Moth's Senior Producer, Meg Bowles. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison of Atlantic Public Media.

Host: Meg Bowles

The Moth Radio Hour: Lost and Found

February 8th, 2022

53:27

In this hour, stories of disappearance and reappearance. Losing and finding home, family, and sacred objects -- or making space for something new. This episode is hosted by Moth Executive Producer, Sarah Austin Jenness. …

The Moth Radio Hour: A Place at the Family Table

February 1st, 2022

53:24

In this hour, finding one's place among family. Caregivers, care recipients, and stewards of cremains. This episode is hosted by Moth Artistic Director Catherine Burns. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and …

25 Years of Stories: A Family Legacy

January 28th, 2022

20:58

This week, connecting with your faith, and going to prom. This episode is hosted by Jon Goode.

Host: Jon Goode

Storytellers: Tia Valeria, Eddy Laughter

The Moth Radio Hour: The Universe of Impossible Things

January 25th, 2022

53:21

In this hour, stories of doing the seemingly impossible; taking a risk for a chance at love, trusting a gut instinct, believing in a message from beyond and shooting (literally) for the stars. Hosted by The Moth's …

The Moth Radio Hour: When Time Slows Down

January 18th, 2022

53:29

In this hour, stories about places frozen in time, memories preserved, and seemingly interminable moments. A small town, public transportation, an …

25 Years of Stories: New Year, New Goals

January 14th, 2022

12:35

This week, finding yourself in a CATastrophic situation. This episode is hosted by Moth Producer Chloe Salmon.

Hosted by: Chloe Salmon

Storyteller: Sarah Bunger

The Moth Radio Hour: Where We Belong

January 11th, 2022

53:32

In this hour, stories about looking for home. A homeless child lives under a tree; a woman finds her birth mother; an activist fights against home foreclosures; a science project goes haywire; and finding peace at a …

The Moth Radio Hour: Underpinning

January 4th, 2022

53:31

In this hour, stories of tradition, codes, regulations — and breaking them wide open. A foul-mouthed boater, a long-forgotten toy car, and a foray to …

Some Kind of Wonderful: Jessica Ribera and Dean Rudoy

December 31st, 2021

17:04

This week, two stories about searching and finding. This episode is hosted by Moth Producer Jodi Powell.

Hosted by: Jodi Powell

Storytellers: Jessica Ribera, Dean Rudoy

The Moth Radio Hour Holiday Special 2014: Monkeys, Megachurches, and First Elves

December 28th, 2021

53:46

A special holiday edition of The Moth Radio Hour: Simon Doonan encounters challenges when called on to decorate the White House for Christmas, a man …

The Moth Radio Hour: Mirror Mirror on the Wall

December 21st, 2021

53:30

In this hour, stories of reflection and recognition. The army, dance class, and family reunions. This episode is hosted by Moth Senior Director Jenifer Hixson. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison …

The Grinch Rides Again: Mary Gaitskill

December 17th, 2021

22:01

This week, a story for everyone who might feel just a little grinchy around the holidays. This episode is hosted by Moth Producer Michelle Jalowski.

The Moth Radio Hour: The Moth StorySLAM

December 14th, 2021

53:02

In this hour we’ll travel around the country to hear stories from our live open mic StorySLAM events: Louisville, Kentucky; San Francisco; Burlington, Vermont; Portland, Oregon; as well as the birthplace of the Moth …

The Moth Radio Hour: Grit and Gumption

December 7th, 2021

53:27

In this hour, courage, tenacity, spunk! New opportunities, self-confidence, and parents going the extra mile (or rollercoaster) for their kids. This …

Walking Right Behind Them: Iman Ahmed & William Nour

December 3rd, 2021

22:55

This week, two stories about holding onto departed family members. This episode is hosted by Director of MothWorks Kate Tellers. To see the extras …

The Moth Radio Hour: Pole Vaulting, Comedy, and the Congo

November 30th, 2021

53:28

A mother struggles with her son's choice to have a religious wedding, a high schooler with a funny name becomes a pole vaulter, a social scientist …

The Moth Radio Hour: All the World’s a Stage

November 23rd, 2021

53:29

Ready the spotlight and raise the curtains! In this hour, performers, sour notes, tough critics, and a unique take on Mary Poppins. This episode is hosted by Moth Senior Director Meg Bowles. The Moth Radio Hour is …

The Moth Radio Hour: Live from the United Palace

November 16th, 2021

53:29

A special episode live from the United Palace in Washington Heights, New York. Subway station romance, lost names, and buried truths. This episode is hosted by CJ Hunt, with additional hosting by Jay Allison, producer …

Veterans Day: Scott Young & Tom Sitter

November 11th, 2021

27:07

This week, two stories honoring Veterans, and a can’t-miss interview with 98-year-old WWII Vet Tom Sitter. This episode is hosted by Jon Goode. To …

The Moth Radio Hour: Veterans Day 2016: Iraq, Aircraft Carriers & Candy

November 9th, 2021

53:26

A special Veterans Day episode of The Moth. A soldier trains to land his plane on an aircraft carrier, a future marine rebels against her abusive …

Give Peace A Chance: Jan Stapleman & Frank Chalmers

November 5th, 2021

19:03

This week, two stories of standing up and being heard. This episode is hosted by Moth Producer Chloe Salmon. To see the extras for this episode, head to our website: themoth.org/extras

Hosted by: Chloe Salmon

The Moth Radio Hour: Wedding Dress, Prison Choir, and Hot Dogs

November 2nd, 2021

53:25

A feminist searches for the perfect wedding dress, a playwright visits a prison in Malawi, a man spends a lifetime regretting a single moment, and a new mother struggles with her prosthetic arm. Hosted by The Moth's …

The Moth Radio Hour: Afraid to Look

October 26th, 2021

53:28

In this hour, stories of nerves, anxiety, fear! And the courage and support that allow us to overcome. A phone call, a taxi ride, and a stranger's generosity of spirit. This episode is hosted by The Moth's Artistic …

Halloween: Bruce McCulloch & Amir Baghdadchi

October 22nd, 2021

25:57

It’s our Halloween Episode! This episode is hosted by Dame Wilburn. To see the extras for this episode, head to our website: themoth.org/extras

The Moth Radio Hour: Red Sox, Jerusalem, and Coming Home

October 19th, 2021

52:59

A father bonds with his son over baseball, a boy realizes that his single father is not a superhero, a worker gets a knife pulled on her at a …

The Moth Radio Hour: Relative Silence

October 12th, 2021

53:25

In this episode, the truths we keep from our family, and the lies we tell for them. Sibling mayhem, multigenerational secrets, and a surprise while …

Looking The Part: Jennifer Leahy & Sivan Schondorf

October 8th, 2021

17:43

This week, we have two stories about looking the part. This episode is hosted by Moth Producer Michelle Jalowski. To see the extras for this episode, head to our website: themoth.org/extras

Hosted by: Michelle Jalowski

The Moth Radio Hour: Misfits, The MET, and a Nursing Home Switcheroo

October 5th, 2021

53:26

An hour devoted to misfits! An awkward teenager finds his place at a museum, a child is given a sense of structure and order in life, a woman worries she isn't "Korean enough," and a daughter does her best to soothe her …

The Moth Radio Hour: Oh, Brother

September 28th, 2021

53:27

In this hour, an ode to brothers. Family ties and secrets, fraternal bonds and sibling pranks. This episode is hosted by Moth Senior Director Jenifer Hixson.

To see photos from this week’s episode, visit: TheMoth.org

Man's Best Friend: Linda Fontanilla & Beth Bradley

September 24th, 2021

20:05

This week, we have two stories about man’s best friend. This episode is hosted by The Moth’s Director of Marketing, Brandon Grant. To see the extras for this episode, head to our website: themoth.org/extras

Hosted by: …

The Moth Radio Hour: Boyhood

September 21st, 2021

53:35

A writer makes his dad proud, a preacher’s kid takes money from his grandfather, a high schooler chases his dog out onto the Grand Concourse, and a …

The Moth Radio Hour: Life's a Mystery

September 14th, 2021

53:38

This episode of The Moth Radio Hour explores the many mysteries of life: A tree that bears a magical harvest, a hunt for apartment justice, a journalist undercover in North Korea, and more. This episode is hosted by …

20 Years Later: Nancy Mahl

September 10th, 2021

16:09

This week, we're observing the 20th anniversary of 9/11 with a touching story from our archive. Hear how our storyteller, Nancy Mahl, reflects on this story 20 years later. This episode is hosted by The Moth’s Senior …

The Moth Radio Hour: Live from Tarrytown

September 7th, 2021

53:27

A special live edition of The Moth from Tarrytown, New York. Hosted by Ophira Eisenberg, with additional hosting by Jay Allison. A man faces his fear …

The Moth Radio Hour: Lemon Pepper Wings All Flats Wet

August 31st, 2021

53:28

Join our storytellers on this week's Moth Radio Hour as they experience the unexpected twists and turns of life. From a Russian bathhouse in New York City to a lonely road in West Virginia, these stories go places you …

Fashion Forward: Jonathan Mannheim & Evan Watts

August 27th, 2021

16:13

This week, two stories about style. This episode is hosted by Michelle Jalowski.

Storytellers: Jonathan Mannheim, Evan Watts

The Moth Radio Hour: Dog Mother, Tour Guide, and Milli Vanilli

August 24th, 2021

53:29

A woman becomes a stepmother to a dog, a tour guide in Toronto confronts racism, a mother learns the meaning of “Little pitchers have big ears”, and one half of the pop duo Milli Vanilli tells his side of the story. …

The Moth Radio Hour: Late Night

August 17th, 2021

53:27

Join The Moth Radio Hour for a night out -- with this week’s stories of late night adventures or, should we say, misadventures. This episode is …

The Date Jar: Alyssa Hursh

August 13th, 2021

16:37

In this episode, Alyssa Hursh tells us about her summer of dates. This episode is hosted by Jodi Powell.

Storyteller: Alyssa Hursh

The Moth Radio Hour: Doctors, Judgments, Dictators

August 10th, 2021

53:24

In this hour, Doctors, Judgements and Dictators! Stories of Patriot Games both on and off the field, huge decisions in the face of life and death; …

The Moth Radio Hour: Pleasantly Surprised

August 3rd, 2021

53:22

This week, The Moth Radio Hour is proud to present to you stories full of pleasant surprises. From unexpected friends, to the Civil Rights Movement, …

You've Got a Deal: Denise Bledsoe Slaughter & Bill Robinson

July 30th, 2021

17:09

This week, two stories all about striking a deal - or two. This episode of The Moth Podcast is hosted by Kate Tellers.

Storytellers: Denise Bledsoe Slaughter, Bill Robinson

The Moth Radio Hour: Gestures Great and Small

July 27th, 2021

53:25

A man serves up cocktails with extra flavor; a young ballerina fills a delicate role with force; food helps to bridge a cultural gap; a woman makes a …

The Moth Radio Hour: The Love Hurts SLAM

July 20th, 2021

53:26

A special Moth Radio Hour with stories originating from our annual "Love Hurts" StorySLAM. Love lost, love found, unwanted spotlights and the family we choose. This episode is hosted by Moth Senior Director Jenifer …

Learning to Sail: Jamie Trowbridge

July 16th, 2021

18:13

In this episode, Jamie learns some lessons from his dad - about sailing and about life. This episode is hosted by Angelica Lindsey-Ali.

Storyteller: Jamie Trowbridge

The Moth Radio Hour: Camp, Cars, Cockroaches, and the Kremlin

July 13th, 2021

53:29

A girl at summer camp tries to keep up with her sophisticated fellow campers, a writer loses a treasured pair of pants, a young man accused of stealing ends up living out of his car, and a writer lands in Moscow on the …

The Moth Radio Hour: Pride 2021

July 6th, 2021

53:25

A special Moth Radio Hour in celebration of PRIDE! Stories of first kisses, drag queens, and coming out -- to others and to oneself. This episode is hosted by Moth storyteller Alistair Bane. The Moth Radio Hour is …

Hot Child in the City: David Brown & Randi Skaggs

July 2nd, 2021

17:35

This week, stories all about making it work in the city.

Hosted by: Jodi Powell

Storytellers: David Brown, Randi Skaggs

The Moth Radio Hour: Explorers, Organizers, and Interrogations

June 29th, 2021

52:49

In this hour, a man fights street noise with poetry; a mother of three journeys to find true north; and a book lover faces danger in the Soviet Union. Hosted by The Moth's Senior Producer, Meg Bowles. The Moth Radio Hour

Friends in High Places: Sivad Johnson & Greg Audel

June 25th, 2021

19:50

This week, two very different stories about friends in high places.

Hosted by: Chloe Salmon

Storytellers: Sivad Johnson, Greg Audel

The Moth Radio Hour: Fathers

June 22nd, 2021

53:28

A special Father’s Day edition of The Moth Radio Hour: A man who faints at the sight of blood prepares to become a father, a Russian immigrant takes …

The Moth Radio Hour: Hear Me Roar

June 15th, 2021

53:26

In this hour, stories of female strength. Mothers you don't mess with and women, who stick to their guns (and goals). This episode is hosted by Moth Artistic director Catherine Burns. The Moth Radio hour is produced by …

Pride 2021 - I Want the World to Know: Sejal & Michael Buonocore

June 11th, 2021

22:08

In this special Pride episode, two not-so-simple stories of coming out. This episode is hosted by Dame Wilburn. To see the extras from this episode, head to our website, themoth.org/extras. You can check out Michael …

The Moth Radio Hour: GrandSLAMS Coast to Coast

June 8th, 2021

53:31

In this hour, Moth GrandSLAM stories from around the country. PTSD, a trans teen, college, eBay, prison, eye contact and the emergency room. Hosted …

The Moth Radio Hour: To Thine Own Self Be True

June 1st, 2021

53:27

In this hour, stories about and by people who are unapologetically themselves. Knowing where you belong on the ballfield, writing as the ultimate …

Planting Roots: Andrew Mude

May 28th, 2021

17:13

This week, a story about losing and finding home with a story from The Moth's Global Program. This episode is hosted by Jon Goode. 

Storyteller: Andrew Mude

The Moth Radio Hour: Kidneys, Undergarments, and Cabbies

May 25th, 2021

53:28

A college kid has his jaw wired shut, a man receives the best gift ever from the love of his life, a young Mormon tries to extinguish her doubts, a …

The Moth Radio Hour: Brand New YOU

May 18th, 2021

53:25

In this hour, stories of starting fresh. Unexpected opportunities, budding relationships, your next home, and a new take. This episode is hosted by Moth Executive Producer, Sarah Austin Jenness. The Moth Radio is …

Like A Mother: Jim Giaccone & Kate Spindler

May 14th, 2021

28:32

This week, stories of mothers and mental health. This episode is hosted by Kate Tellers, and features an interview with certified nurse midwife, Shannon McCabe.

Hosted by: Kate Tellers

Storytellers: Jim Giaccone, …

The Moth Radio Hour: Mother's Day Special

May 11th, 2021

57:23

A special edition of The Moth Radio Hour dedicated to Mothers. A woman who has never wanted children suddenly questions her choice, a little girl gets angry at her mother and runs away from home, a son struggles at his …

Cruise Control: Oscar Saavedra & Nina Slowinski

May 7th, 2021

16:17

This episode is all about cars - the places they take us and the memories we make along the way.

Hosted by: Chloe Salmon

Storytellers: Oscar Saavedra, Nina Slowinski

The Moth Radio Hour: Snow White and the Screaming Meemies

May 4th, 2021

53:33

A 5-year-old girl is caught stealing by her mother, a shy writer gives her first ever interview on national TV, a child gets caught in the shelter …

The Moth Radio Hour: Saving Graces

April 28th, 2021

53:28

In this hour, stories of support coming from surprising places -- and moments of seemingly divine intervention. Family ties, a raucous subway ride, and hidden treasure. This episode is hosted by Moth Producer Chloe …

Think Fast!: Michele Woods & Birungi Birungi

April 23rd, 2021

17:49

This week, two stories about quick thinking in the face of adversity. 

Hosted by Angelica Lindsey-Ali

Storytellers: Michele Woods, Birungi Birungi

The Moth Radio Hour: PTSD, Lost Art and The Berlin Wall

April 20th, 2021

53:45

The victim of a random stabbing struggles to reestablish his life while suffering from post traumatic stress disorder; author Nathan Englander describes coming of age at 19 while traveling through Europe to witness the …

The Confessional With Nadia Bolz-Weber: Dr. Ray Christian, Storyteller and Fulbright Specialist

April 16th, 2021

31:52

We are so excited to present you with a new episode from season 3 of The Confessional, featuring our beloved Mothy, Ray Christian. The Confessional …

The Moth Radio Hour: The Future Looks Bright

April 13th, 2021

53:29

In this hour, stories of healing, hope, and heart. A birthday celebration, a dream job, the importance of an heirloom and chance encounters when we need them the most. This hour is hosted by Jay Allison, producer of …

Shame On You: Lizzie Peabody & Samira Sahebi

April 9th, 2021

23:55

This week, we're talking about one of the most powerful feelings in the world: shame; maybe it starts as a pit in your stomach when you put your foot …

The Moth Radio Hour: Bathtub Sailor, Seamstress, Spy

April 6th, 2021

53:28

A record-breaking adventurer sets his sites on the English Channel, a seamstress becomes an advocate for her child and a young woman is recruited into the world of Secret Agents during World War II. Hosted by Senior …

The Moth Radio Hour: Help Me

March 30th, 2021

53:24

In this hour, stories of the people and pastimes that get us through hardships. Illness, ire, and an accident, and what and who we find to provide comfort, offer relief, or share the burden. This episode is hosted by …

Money Manners: Sara Rosa Espi Jacobson & Michelle Murphy

March 26th, 2021

21:19

On this week's episode, we're talking about money, honey. Mulla, cash, bills, dough - whatever you call it, it affects all of our lives in …

The Moth Radio Hour: Cancer, Crime and Crypts

March 23rd, 2021

53:24

When a beloved patient’s cancer returns, a psychologist confesses that she is at a loss for words, an inmate at a women’s prison describes the …

The Moth Radio Hour: The Big Reveal

March 16th, 2021

53:24

In this hour, we're drawing back the curtain! Surprises, discoveries, and difficult realizations. All will be revealed... This hour is hosted by Moth …

International Women's Day 2021: Beth de Araújo

March 12th, 2021

21:43

In this episode, we celebrate International Women's Day with a story of resilience. This episode is hosted by Kate Tellers.

Storyteller: Beth de Araújo

The Moth Radio Hour: Mighty: Bull, Pen, Gun

March 9th, 2021

53:48

An author who treasures the art of letter-writing is spellbound by an inmate who becomes a pen pal, a man comes to terms with a personal tragedy caused by a gun, and a writer describes how Ernest Hemingway persuades him …

The Moth Radio Hour: Caught Off Guard

March 2nd, 2021

53:23

In this hour, the moments of shock and uncanny realizations, and the tenacity, perspective, and humor that help us through. An unexpected skating partner, a family divided, a daily commute, and surviving a catastrophic …

Mirrors: Kujegi Camara & Nyla Gilstrap

February 26th, 2021

30:27

In this special Black History Month Episode, two stories about self-image and what "beauty" means. This episode is hosted by Moth producer and director, Jodi Powell.

Storytellers: Kujegi Camara, Nyla Gilstrap

The Moth Radio Hour: Women in the World

February 23rd, 2021

53:23

A special episode featuring stories from women around the world. Resilient children, computer crashes, swimming lessons, life after a house fire, …

The Moth Radio Hour: In Service Of

February 16th, 2021

53:24

In this hour, stories of giving and receiving. A volunteer, a would-be chef, a firefighter, a date in need of a liver, and a scientist who needs a …

Love Hurts: Kemp Powers & Beth Bradley

February 12th, 2021

19:37

This week, two stories of love, losing it and finding it again when you least expect it. This episode of The Moth Podcast is hosted by Dame Wilburn.

Storytellers: Kemp Powers, Beth Bradley

The Moth Radio Hour: Chess, Romance and Kathmandu

February 9th, 2021

53:37

The first African American Grand Master details his unorthodox education and the private chess match that defines him; a socialite trying to escape an unhappy marriage accidentally crashes the coronation of the king of …

The Moth Radio Hour: Turning the Page

February 2nd, 2021

53:23

In this hour, stories of acceptance, moving on, and letting go. Growing older and maybe wiser, and stepping boldly into the future. This hour is …

Right Here, Right Now: Julie Baker & Meg Lavery

January 29th, 2021

22:15

This week, two stories about moments of reckoning.


This episode is hosted by Jon Goode. Recording support from Tiffany Goode.

Storytellers: Julie …

The Moth Radio Hour: Ski, Poe, Spa, and Towers

January 26th, 2021

52:25

An avid skier saves the day, a caretaker gets caught up in the life of a famous 19th Century poet, a woman vacations at a fancy clothes-optional spa, and a daughter tries to surprise her mom at the World Trade Center …

The Moth Radio Hour: Birds of A Feather

January 19th, 2021

53:24

Let the feathers fly! This week, a special avian hour. Stories from a Ravenmaster, a scientist, and a reluctant chicken farmer about the birds that made them as happy as a lark or as crazy as a loon. This episode is …

A Little Crush: Tim Lopez & Janine Hilling

January 15th, 2021

19:53

This week, stories of childhood crushes and all the fun and embarrassment they entail.

Hosted by: Chloe Salmon

Storytellers: Tim Lopez, Janine Hilling

The Moth Radio Hour: Beauty Queens, The LBJ Library and Holdups

January 12th, 2021

53:09

The Moth Live in Austin, TX: a girl gets “discovered” at charm school; a Texas romance is thwarted by religion; and a teenage hotel clerk comes of …

The Moth Radio Hour: Not What They Seem

January 5th, 2021

53:24

In this hour, tales that remind us that looks can be deceiving. Disguises, surprises from strangers, and reckoning with one's own identity. This episode is hosted by Moth Senior Director Jenifer Hixson. The Moth Radio …

Onwards! - Alix Born & Carlton Parks

January 1st, 2021

18:08

In this New Year's Day episode, stories of moving into uncharted territory.

Hosted by: Jon Goode

Storytellers: Alix Born, Carlton Parks

The Moth Radio Hour: Finding Your Calling

December 28th, 2020

53:34

A speech writer has a defining moment at the White House; a young Carl Bernstein gets his first job as a copy boy in a news room; a firefighter charges into his first big blaze; and a doctor struggles with duty and …

Put A Fork In It - Annie Share & Pamela Covington

December 25th, 2020

23:14

2020 is 86-ed! In this episode, stories of food and celebration. For more information on how to help food-insecure folks this year, head to …

The Moth Radio Hour: Presents, Menorahs and Palm Trees: December Holiday Stories

December 22nd, 2020

54:25

In this special December holiday hour, stories about celebration, differing traditions, and family. A mother and son do their best to keep the …

The Moth Radio Hour: I Got You

December 15th, 2020

53:24

In this hour, stories of community, solidarity, and support, sometimes from unexpected sources! A preacher's daughter, a grumpy grandfather, a …

TV Dreams: Jessica Lee Williamson & Wes Hazard

December 11th, 2020

18:51

In this episode, two stories about tv dreams and daytime nightmares. This episode is hosted by Moth producer and director, Michelle Jalowski.

Storytellers: Jessica Lee Williamson, Wes Hazard

The Moth Radio Hour: Live From Boston

December 8th, 2020

52:41

A special live edition of The Moth recorded at the Shubert Theatre in Boston. A New York City cop looks into the death of a kid he grew up with, a jazz musician dreams of playing with James Brown, and a woman falls in …

Making Moves: Ashley Johnson & Peter Laughter

December 4th, 2020

20:21

In this episode, two stories about making it happen. This episode of The Moth Podcast is hosted by Dame Wilburn. Make sure to head to themoth.org/extras to check out more from our storytellers!

Hosted by: Dame Wilburn

The Moth Radio Hour: Pizza, Polar Bears, and Rock Stars

December 1st, 2020

52:58

A woman attempts to cross the Arctic solo with a dog team, an Orthodox Jewish boy tests God by eating pizza, a woman in her underwear sprints past a …

The Moth Radio Hour: Live from Dayton

November 24th, 2020

53:25

A special live edition of The Moth, brought to you from the Victoria Theater in Dayton, Ohio. Conscious uncoupling, a livestock auction, new perspectives, and Darth Vader. This hour is hosted by Dame Wilburn with …

Shells On a Beach: Katy Laurance

November 20th, 2020

15:02

This week, a story about closure and rebirth. This week’s episode of The Moth Podcast is hosted by Angelica Lindsey-Ali. To see photos of Katy and her family, head to our website, themoth.org/extras.

Hosted by Angelica …

The Moth Radio Hour: Veterans Day Special 2014

November 17th, 2020

53:23

A special Veterans Day edition of The Moth Radio Hour. This special hour is hosted by The Moth's Executive Producer, Sarah Austin Jenness. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison of Atlantic Public …

Swans, Squirrels and Snails: Majdy Fares & Lucie Moses

November 13th, 2020

19:55

This week, two hilarious stories about the lengths we go to for our animal friends. This episode of The Moth Podcast is hosted by Michelle Jalowski, a producer and director at The Moth. Make sure to check out our …

The Moth Radio Hour: Live in Dublin

November 10th, 2020

53:21

A special live edition of The Moth from Dublin, Ireland. This hour is hosted by Jay Allison. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay …

The Moth Radio Hour: Past Tense, Future Perfect

November 3rd, 2020

53:26

In this hour, moments and memories that mold the future. Life or death choices made in an instant, bygone mistakes, and letting go of grudges and …

Howlin' at the Moon: Kathleen McKitty Harris & Michael Walz

October 30th, 2020

23:05

This week, we celebrate Halloween and the full moon with two stories about intuition and connecting with the other side. Happy Halloween and have a …

The Moth Radio Hour: Facing The Dark

October 27th, 2020

53:43

In this hour, a chaplain guides a family through death and goodbyes; a man wanders New York City during the blackout of 2003; and a daughter tries to …

Decisions, Decisions - Jill Chenault & Harjeet Kapor

October 23rd, 2020

19:14

This week, two stories and two choices. This episode is hosted by Aleeza Kazmi.

Storytellers: Jill Chenault, Harjeet Kapoor

The Moth Radio Hour: Antidepressants and Anthony Hopkins

October 20th, 2020

39:53

This week, scientist abruptly stops taking his medication and an actor lands a part in a big film. This week’s episode is hosted by Jay Allison and Rachel Dratch. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay …

The Moth Radio Hour: I See You

October 13th, 2020

53:21

In this hour, stories about clarity and perspective. Seeing one another, feeling seen, and seeing oneself with the veil lifted. This episode is hosted by Moth Senior Director Jenifer Hixson. The Moth Radio Hour is …

The Moth Radio Hour: Fear Factor

October 6th, 2020

53:23

In this hour, stories of fear -- facing it, outgrowing it, and learning from it. From shadowy childhood demons, to the anxieties of parenthood, and life or death choices in the face of discrimination. This hour is …

The Moth Radio Hour: Put to the Test

September 29th, 2020

53:23

In this hour, stories of testing one's own limitations and discovering new wells of strength and resolve. This episode is hosted by Moth Senior …

Swiftly Flow the Days: Caroline Connolly & Christopher Moncayo-Torres

September 25th, 2020

20:20

This week, stories of parenting and being parented.This week’s episode of The Moth Podcast is hosted by the director of MothWorks at The Moth, Kate Tellers, featuring two special surprise guests.

Storytellers: …

The Moth Radio Hour: Me, Myself, and I: Stories of Questioned Identity

September 22nd, 2020

53:21

A “spambot” takes over a man’s life; rules are broken during a night at the bar; a woman’s career ambition is challenged by her health; and a young …

Kathi Kinnear Hill - "But I Just Might"

September 18th, 2020

17:17

This week, Kathi Kinnear Hill has hard conversations on the campaign trail. This week’s episode of The Moth Podcast is hosted by Jon Goode. Head to the extras for this weeks episode for photos from Kathi, as well as …

The Moth Radio Hour: Live from Boston

September 15th, 2020

53:21

A special Live edition of The Moth  at Wilbur Theater in Boston, Massachusetts. Hosted by Tara Clancy with additional hosting from Jay Allison. An internet scam gets emotional; a couple decide to have their second …

The Confessional with Nadia Bolz-Weber: Abby Wambach, Soccer Star

September 11th, 2020

29:52

We’re so excited to bring you an episode from The Confessional’s second season, a podcast about ugly confessions from beautiful people. The …

The Moth Radio Hour: The Games We Play

September 8th, 2020

53:26

In this hour: win, lose or draw! Stories of competition and play. Family pranks, high school Latin, college track, and the need for approval. This …

All Together Now: Fridays with The Moth - Ivan Kuraev & Dante Jackson

September 4th, 2020

18:06

This week, two stories of childhood trials and tribulations. This episode is hosted by Aleeza Kazmi. Check out the extras for this episode to see …

The Moth Radio Hour: Millionaire Hot Seat, Monkey, Assassin

September 1st, 2020

53:23

A writer and her daughter move to an impoverished community; a lonely man befriends an orphaned monkey; and an actress is horrified by a paparazzi shot of her in her “bathers.” This episode is hosted by The Moth’s …

All Together Now: Fridays with The Moth - Anne Moraa & Caroline Hunter

August 28th, 2020

26:21

This week’s episode is all about turning anger into positive change. Quinn McNeill, The Moth’s Digital Media Assistant, is our host this week. Check out themoth.org/extras for this week’s prompts, as well as photos from …

The Moth Radio Hour: Changes of Heart

August 25th, 2020

53:25

In this hour, stories of shifting perspectives, new outlooks, and realizations that shake our foundations. A mother receives unexpected news, a teen learns the true power of a word, and a prisoner gets a visit from his …

All Together Now: Fridays with The Moth - Isaiah Owens

August 21st, 2020

15:31

This week, a story of finding your passion and reconnecting with your people. This episode of All Together Now is hosted by one of The Moth’s Assistant Producers, Zora Shaw. You can check out the prompts for this …

The Moth Radio Hour: People, Places, Problems

August 18th, 2020

53:24

In this hour, a man whose mother never learned to read enrolls in law school.; a recent graduate runs in to familiar faces; an uber driver encounters …

All Together Now: Fridays with The Moth - Maurice Ashley

August 14th, 2020

23:24

This week, a boy from Jamaica isn't so sure his new home is all that. This week’s episode of All Together Now is hosted by The Moth’s Director of Finance, Marina Klutse. Check out the extras for this episode on our …

The Moth Radio Hour: Regrets, I've Had a Few

August 11th, 2020

53:21

In this hour, stories of hindsight being 20/20: a lie goes too far, a haircut veers off course, dreams are lost to time, and one bold move with no …

All Together Now: Fridays with The Moth - Aydrea Walden & Katie Vaca

August 7th, 2020

16:08

This week, two stories about the sometimes bumpy road to connection. This episode of All Together Now is hosted by Dame Wilburn.

Hosted by: Dame Wilburn

Storytellers: Aydrea Walden, Katie Vaca

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

August 4th, 2020

53:23

In this hour, 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 …

All Together Now: Fridays with The Moth - Nina McConigley

July 31st, 2020

18:20

This week, Nina connects to her heritage through tradition. This episode of All Together Now is hosted by Aleeza Kazmi, a former Assistant Producer and alumna of the EDU program at The Moth. You can find the prompts for …

The Moth Radio Hour: Rooted in the Past

July 28th, 2020

53:25

In this hour, stories of the past echoing into our present. A history lost to slavery, modern life clashing with religion, going from a party lifestyle to a corporate gig, and using memories of an injury to help others. …

All Together Now: Fridays with The Moth - Shannon Cason & June Cross

July 24th, 2020

25:30

This week, two stories of facing the different sides of ourselves. This week’s episode of All Together Now is hosted by Anna Roberts, the Manager of the Mothworks program.

Storytellers: Shannon Cason, June Cross

The Moth Radio Hour: More Women in the World

July 21st, 2020

53:25

In this hour, more stories from women across the world. A group of daughters bear the weight of a family death; a young girl is told to keep her …

All Together Now: Fridays with The Moth - Hope Wade

July 17th, 2020

14:43

This week, a story about a life-changing bet. This episode of All Together Now is hosted by Hanna Campbell, The Moth’s Senior Manager of the Education Department.

Storyteller: Hope Wade

Hosted by: Hanna Campbell

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