Behind the Stories: The Moth Radio Hour Extras

Take a gander at the special behind-the-stories extras which you may have heard mentioned on the latest season of The Moth Radio HourRead more »

  • Sun Aug 2
    London
    StorySLAM

    The Fast Lane

    Venue: The St. James Theatre
    12 Palace Street, SW1E 5JA
    London,

    6:00 pm Doors
    6:30m pm Stories Begin

  • Mon Aug 3
    Brooklyn
    StorySLAM

    Destiny

    Venue: The Bell House
    149 7th St
    Brooklyn, NY

    **BIG NEWS!

    All NYC SLAM tickets (Premium AND GA, for all events) will now be available online, 1 week before the show, at 3pm EDT. No GA tickets will be sold at the door.

    If there are remaining tickets day-of-show, standby tickets may become available at the door for cash-only purchase.

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    7:30pm Doors/ 8:00pm Stories begin

    This venue is 21+.

    DESTINY: Prepare a five-minute story about something you feel was meant to be. Destined for greatness or not-so-greatness, fated to marry the girl next door, win the lottery or become a lumberjack.

    --

    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 3pm EDT.

    Media Sponsor: WNYC

    SOLD
    OUT

  • Mon Aug 3
    Portland
    StorySLAM

    Weddings

    Venue: The Secret Society
    116 NE Russell
    Portland, OR

    7:00pm Doors / 8:00pm Stories begin

    This venue is 21+.

    WEDDINGS: Prepare a five-minute story about white gowns or cold feet. Engagement rings, vows and Las Vegas. Flower girls, 15-tiered cakes, and "chicken or fish?" Merciful elopements or the hokey-pokey of pre-nuptials and de-nuptials -- and sometimes even re-nuptials. From the perennial bridesmaid to the beleaguered best man, stories of wedding bliss or blunder. Bachelors, bachelorettes, brides and bigamists! Florists, guests, grooms, and wedding band roadies! Speak now, or forever hold your peace.

    --

    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 3pm EDT.

    Media Sponsors: OPB and Literary Arts

     

  • Tue Aug 4
    Nantucket
    Moth Mainstage

    Fish out of Water: The Moth on Nantucket

    Venue: Nantucket Unitarian Church
    11 Orange Street
    Nantucket, MA

    7.00pm Doors
    8.00pm Stories begin

  • Tue Aug 4
    Santa Monica
    StorySLAM

    Hang-ups

    Venue: Zanzibar
    1301 5th Street
    Santa Monica, CA

    **BIG NEWS! 

    All LA SLAM tickets (Premium AND GA, for all events) will now be available online, 1 week before the show, at 3pm EDT. No GA tickets will be sold at the door. 

    If there are remaining tickets day-of-show, standby tickets may become available at the door for cash-only purchase.

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    7:00pm Doors/ 7:30pm Stories begin

    This venue is 21+

    HANG-UPS: Prepare a five-minute story about dealbreakers. Something you just couldn't get over.

    --

    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 3pm EDT.

    Media sponsor: KCRW

  • Tue Aug 4
    Boston
    StorySLAM

    The Fast Lane

    Venue: Laugh Boston @ The Westin Boston Waterfront
    425 Summer Street
    Boston, MA

    7:00pm Doors/ 8:00pm Stories begin

    THE FAST LANE: Prepare a five-minute story about quick maneuvers towards success (or inadvertent failure. Short cuts, paths of least resistance, performance enhancers and amped-up competition. Tell us about a time that your personal velocity was at its peak (or careening into oncoming traffic.).

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    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 3pm EDT.

    Media Sponsors: PRX and WBUR

  • Tue Aug 4
    Pittsburgh
    StorySLAM

    The Fast Lane

    Venue: The Rex Theater
    1602 E Carson Street
    Pittsburgh, PA

    **BIG NEWS!

    All Pittsburgh SLAM tickets (Premium AND GA, for all events) will now be available online, 1 week before the show, at 3pm EDT. No GA tickets will be sold at the door. 

    If there are remaining tickets day-of-show, standby tickets may become available at the door for cash-only purchase.

    --

    7:00pm Doors/ 8:00pm Stories begin

    This venue is 21+.

    THE FAST LANE: Prepare a five-minute story about quick maneuvers towards success (or inadvertent failure. Short cuts, paths of least resistance, performance enhancers and amped-up competition. Tell us about a time that your personal velocity was at its peak (or careening into oncoming traffic.).

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    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 3pm EDT.

    Media Sponsors: WESA and WYEP

  • Tue Aug 4
    Houston
    StorySLAM

    The Fast Lane

    Venue: Warehouse Live
    813 St Emanuel St
    Houston, Tx

    6:30pm Doors open/ 7:30 pm Stories begin

    This venue is 21+.

    THE FAST LANE: Prepare a five-minute story about quick maneuvers towards success (or inadvertent failure. Short cuts, paths of least resistance, performance enhancers and amped-up competition. Tell us about a time that your personal velocity was at its peak (or careening into oncoming traffic.).

    --

    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 3pm EDT.

    Media Sponsor: Houston Public Media

  • Wed Aug 5
    Berkeley
    StorySLAM

    The Fast Lane

    Venue: Freight & Salvage
    2020 Addison Street
    Berkeley, CA 94704

    6:00 pm Doors open/ 7:30 pm Stories begin

    THE FAST LANE: Prepare a five-minute story about quick maneuvers towards success (or inadvertent failure. Short cuts, paths of least resistance, performance enhancers and amped-up competition. Tell us about a time that your personal velocity was at its peak (or careening into oncoming traffic.).

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    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 12pm PT (online) and 12:30pm PT (box office).

    Media Sponsor: KQED

  • Thu Aug 6
    Detroit
    StorySLAM

    The Fast Lane

    Venue: Cliff Bell's
    2030 Park
    Detroit, MI

    4:00pm Doors/ 7:30pm Stories begin

    THE FAST LANE: Prepare a five-minute story about quick maneuvers towards success (or inadvertent failure. Short cuts, paths of least resistance, performance enhancers and amped-up competition. Tell us about a time that your personal velocity was at its peak (or careening into oncoming traffic.).

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    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 3pm EDT.
    Media Sponsor: WDET

  • Thu Aug 6
    Milwaukee
    StorySLAM

    The Fast Lane

    Venue: The Miramar Theater
    2844 North Oakland Ave
    Milwaukee, WI

    7:00pm Doors/ 7:30pm Stories begin

    THE FAST LANE: Prepare a five-minute story about quick maneuvers towards success (or inadvertent failure. Short cuts, paths of least resistance, performance enhancers and amped-up competition. Tell us about a time that your personal velocity was at its peak (or careening into oncoming traffic.).

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    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 3pm EDT.

    Media Sponsor: WPR

  • Thu Aug 6
    Seattle
    StorySLAM

    The Fast Lane

    Venue: Fremont Abbey Arts Center
    4272 Fremont Avenue North
    Seattle, WA

    7:00pm Doors / 8:00pm Stories begin

    THE FAST LANE: Prepare a five-minute story about quick maneuvers towards success (or inadvertent failure. Short cuts, paths of least resistance, performance enhancers and amped-up competition. Tell us about a time that your personal velocity was at its peak (or careening into oncoming traffic.).

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    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 3pm EDT.

    Media Sponsor: KUOW

  • Fri Aug 7

    Venue: The Tabernacle
    Trinity Park
    Oak Bluffs, MA

    *Tickets are now available for purchase!

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    6:30 doors open / 7:30 stories begin

  • Mon Aug 10
    Chicago
    StorySLAM

    Weddings

    Venue: Haymarket Pub and Brewery
    737 W. Randolph
    Chicago, IL

    5:00pm Doors/ 8:00pm Stories begin

    WEDDINGS: Prepare a five-minute story about white gowns or cold feet. Engagement rings, vows and Las Vegas. Flower girls, 15-tiered cakes, and "chicken or fish?" Merciful elopements or the hokey-pokey of pre-nuptials and de-nuptials -- and sometimes even re-nuptials. From the perennial bridesmaid to the beleaguered best man, stories of wedding bliss or blunder. Bachelors, bachelorettes, brides and bigamists! Florists, guests, grooms, and wedding band roadies! Speak now, or forever hold your peace.

    --

    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 3pm EDT.

    Media Sponsors: WBEZ and Vocalo

    ON SALE
    SOON

  • Tue Aug 11
    Burlington
    StorySLAM

    Fast Lane

    Venue: New Moon Cafe
    150 Cherry Street
    Burlington, VT 05401

    7:00pm Doors/ 8:00pm Stories begin

    THE FAST LANE: Prepare a five-minute story about quick maneuvers towards success (or inadvertent failure. Short cuts, paths of least resistance, performance enhancers and amped-up competition. Tell us about a time that your personal velocity was at its peak (or careening into oncoming traffic.).

    --

    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 3pm EDT.

    Media Sponsor: VPR

    ON SALE
    SOON

  • Tue Aug 11
    New Orleans
    StorySLAM

    The Fast Lane

    Venue: Cafe Istanbul
    2372 St. Claude Ave
    New Orleans, LA

    7:00pm Doors/7:30pm Stories begin

    THE FAST LANE: Prepare a five-minute story about quick maneuvers towards success (or inadvertent failure. Short cuts, paths of least resistance, performance enhancers and amped-up competition. Tell us about a time that your personal velocity was at its peak (or careening into oncoming traffic.).

    --

    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 3pm EDT.

    Media sponsor: WWNO

    ON SALE
    SOON

  • Wed Aug 12
    Brooklyn
    GrandSLAM

    GrandSLAM Championship

    Venue: Music Hall of Williamsburg
    66 North 6th Street
    Brooklyn, NY 11249

    6:30pm Doors/ 7:30pm Stories begin

    Ages 16+

    Media Sponsor: WNYC 

    ON SALE
    SOON

  • Wed Aug 12
    Los Angeles
    StorySLAM

    The Fast Lane

    Venue: Busby's East
    5364 Wilshire Boulevard
    Los Angeles, CA

    6:30pm Doors/ 7:30pm Stories begin

    This venue is 21+

    THE FAST LANE: Prepare a five-minute story about quick maneuvers towards success (or inadvertent failure. Short cuts, paths of least resistance, performance enhancers and amped-up competition. Tell us about a time that your personal velocity was at its peak (or careening into oncoming traffic.).

    --

    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 3pm EDT.

    Media sponsor: KCRW

    ON SALE
    SOON

  • Mon Aug 17
    Dublin
    StorySLAM

    The Fast Lane

    Venue: The Sugar Club
    8 Lower Leeson Street
    Dublin, Ireland

    Doors at 7:15 pm/ Show begins at 8:00pm

    THE FAST LANE: Prepare a five-minute story about quick maneuvers towards success (or inadvertent failure. Short cuts, paths of least resistance, performance enhancers and amped-up competition. Tell us about a time that your personal velocity was at its peak (or careening into oncoming traffic.).

    --

    *Pre-sale tickets become available two weeks before the show, at 3pm EDT.

    Media Sponsor RTE

    ON SALE
    SOON

  • Mon Aug 17
    New York
    StorySLAM

    The Fast Lane

    Venue: Housing Works Bookstore Cafe
    126 Crosby Street
    New York, NY

    7:00pm Doors/ 7:30pm Stories begin

    THE FAST LANE: Prepare a five-minute story about quick maneuvers towards success (or inadvertent failure. Short cuts, paths of least resistance, performance enhancers and amped-up competition. Tell us about a time that your personal velocity was at its peak (or careening into oncoming traffic.).

    --

    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 3pm EDT.

    Media Sponsor: WNYC

    ON SALE
    SOON

  • Mon Aug 17
    Philadelphia
    StorySLAM

    The Fast Lane

    Venue: World Cafe Live
    3025 Walnut Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19104

    6:30pm Doors/ 7:30pm Stories begin

    THE FAST LANE: Prepare a five-minute story about quick maneuvers towards success (or inadvertent failure. Short cuts, paths of least resistance, performance enhancers and amped-up competition. Tell us about a time that your personal velocity was at its peak (or careening into oncoming traffic.).

    --

    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 3pm EDT.

    Media Sponsor: WXPN

    ON SALE
    SOON

  • Tue Aug 18
    Portland
    StorySLAM

    The Fast Lane

    Venue: Holocene
    1001 SE Morrison St
    Portland, OR

    6:45pm Doors for Premium tickets/ 7:00pm Doors for GA tickets/ 8:00pm Stories begin

    THE FAST LANE: Prepare a five-minute story about quick maneuvers towards success (or inadvertent failure. Short cuts, paths of least resistance, performance enhancers and amped-up competition. Tell us about a time that your personal velocity was at its peak (or careening into oncoming traffic.).

    --

    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 3pm EDT.

    Media Sponsors: OPB and Literary Arts

    ON SALE
    SOON

  • Tue Aug 18
    Cambridge
    StorySLAM

    Weddings

    Venue: The Oberon Theater
    2 Arrow Street
    Cambridge, MA

    7:00pm Doors/ 8:00pm Stories begin

    This venue is 18+.

    WEDDINGS: Prepare a five-minute story about white gowns or cold feet. Engagement rings, vows and Las Vegas. Flower girls, 15-tiered cakes, and "chicken or fish?" Merciful elopements or the hokey-pokey of pre-nuptials and de-nuptials -- and sometimes even re-nuptials. From the perennial bridesmaid to the beleaguered best man, stories of wedding bliss or blunder. Bachelors, bachelorettes, brides and bigamists! Florists, guests, grooms, and wedding band roadies! Speak now, or forever hold your peace.

    --

    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 3pm EDT.

    Media Sponsors: PRX and WBUR

    ON SALE
    SOON

  • Tue Aug 18
    Los Angeles
    StorySLAM

    Weddings

    Venue: Los Globos
    3040 Sunset Boulevard
    Los Angeles, CA

    7:00pm Doors/ 7:30pm Stories begin

    This venue is 21+

    WEDDINGS: Prepare a five-minute story about white gowns or cold feet. Engagement rings, vows and Las Vegas. Flower girls, 15-tiered cakes, and "chicken or fish?" Merciful elopements or the hokey-pokey of pre-nuptials and de-nuptials -- and sometimes even re-nuptials. From the perennial bridesmaid to the beleaguered best man, stories of wedding bliss or blunder. Bachelors, bachelorettes, brides and bigamists! Florists, guests, grooms, and wedding band roadies! Speak now, or forever hold your peace.

    --

    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 3pm EDT.

    Media sponsor: KCRW

    ON SALE
    SOON

  • Tue Aug 18
    Ann Arbor
    StorySLAM

    Weddings

    Venue: Circus
    210 South First
    Ann Arbor, MI

    6:00pm Doors/ 7:30pm Stories begin

    This venue is 18+

    WEDDINGS: Prepare a five-minute story about white gowns or cold feet. Engagement rings, vows and Las Vegas. Flower girls, 15-tiered cakes, and "chicken or fish?" Merciful elopements or the hokey-pokey of pre-nuptials and de-nuptials -- and sometimes even re-nuptials. From the perennial bridesmaid to the beleaguered best man, stories of wedding bliss or blunder. Bachelors, bachelorettes, brides and bigamists! Florists, guests, grooms, and wedding band roadies! Speak now, or forever hold your peace.

    --

    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 3pm EDT.

    Media Sponsor: Michigan Radio

    ON SALE
    SOON

  • Fri Aug 21
    Seattle
    StorySLAM

    Weddings

    Venue: Bloedel Hall
    1245 Tenth Avenue East
    Seattle, WA

    7:00pm Doors/ 8:00pm Stories begin

    WEDDINGS: Prepare a five-minute story about white gowns or cold feet. Engagement rings, vows and Las Vegas. Flower girls, 15-tiered cakes, and "chicken or fish?" Merciful elopements or the hokey-pokey of pre-nuptials and de-nuptials -- and sometimes even re-nuptials. From the perennial bridesmaid to the beleaguered best man, stories of wedding bliss or blunder. Bachelors, bachelorettes, brides and bigamists! Florists, guests, grooms, and wedding band roadies! Speak now, or forever hold your peace.

    --

    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 3pm EDT.

    Presented by Abbey Arts.

    Media Sponsor: KUOW

    ON SALE
    SOON

  • Mon Aug 24
    Melbourne
    StorySLAM

    Firsts

    Venue: Howler
    7-11 Dawson Street, Brunswick
    Melbourne, Victoria 3056

    7:00 pm Doors/ 7:30pm Stories begin

    FIRSTS: Prepare a five-minute story about your maiden voyage into uncharted territory. Wax on about your first: standing ovation, miserable failure, kiss, child, crisis of conscience, job, pet, toupee, trip overseas, exorcism, internet date, grandchild or fist fight. Grand openings, birth order, wild initiations, or milestones reached.

    --

    *Pre-sale tickets become available August 3rd*

    Media Sponsor: Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) 

    ON SALE
    SOON

  • Mon Aug 24
    Los Angeles
    GrandSLAM

    GrandSLAM Championship

    Venue: The Echoplex
    1154 Glendale Boulevard
    Los Angeles, CA

    7:00pm Doors/ 8:00pm Stories begin

    ON SALE
    SOON

  • Tue Aug 25
    Somerville
    GrandSLAM

    GrandSLAM Championship

    Venue: Somerville Theatre
    55 Davis Square
    Somerville, MA

    7:00pm Doors/ 8:00pm Stories begin

  • Tue Aug 25
    Chicago
    StorySLAM

    The Fast Lane

    Venue: Martyrs'
    3855 North Lincoln Avenue
    Chicago, IL

    6:00pm Doors/ 8:00pm Stories begin

    This venue is 21+ only.

    THE FAST LANE: Prepare a five-minute story about quick maneuvers towards success (or inadvertent failure. Short cuts, paths of least resistance, performance enhancers and amped-up competition. Tell us about a time that your personal velocity was at its peak (or careening into oncoming traffic.).

    --

    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 3pm EDT.

    Media Sponsors: WBEZ and Vocalo

    ON SALE
    SOON

  • Tue Aug 25
    Louisville
    StorySLAM

    The Fast Lane

    Venue: Headliners Music Hall
    1386 Lexington Road
    Louisville, KY

    7:00pm Doors/ 8:00pm Stories begin

    This venue is 21+

    THE FAST LANE: Prepare a five-minute story about quick maneuvers towards success (or inadvertent failure. Short cuts, paths of least resistance, performance enhancers and amped-up competition. Tell us about a time that your personal velocity was at its peak (or careening into oncoming traffic.).

    --

    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 3pm EDT.

    Media Sponsor: WFPL

    ON SALE
    SOON

  • Tue Aug 25
    Miami
    StorySLAM

    The Fast Lane

    Venue: Grand Central
    697 N Miami Ave
    Miami, Fl 33136

    7:00pm Doors/ 7:30pm Stories begin

    THE FAST LANE: Prepare a five-minute story about quick maneuvers towards success (or inadvertent failure. Short cuts, paths of least resistance, performance enhancers and amped-up competition. Tell us about a time that your personal velocity was at its peak (or careening into oncoming traffic.).

    --

    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 3pm EDT.

    Media Sponsor: WLRN

    ON SALE
    SOON

  • Tue Aug 25
    San Francisco
    StorySLAM

    Weddings

    Venue: Public Works
    161 Erie Street
    San Francisco, CA

    6:00pm Doors/ 7:30pm Stories begin

    WEDDINGS: Prepare a five-minute story about white gowns or cold feet. Engagement rings, vows and Las Vegas. Flower girls, 15-tiered cakes, and "chicken or fish?" Merciful elopements or the hokey-pokey of pre-nuptials and de-nuptials -- and sometimes even re-nuptials. From the perennial bridesmaid to the beleaguered best man, stories of wedding bliss or blunder. Bachelors, bachelorettes, brides and bigamists! Florists, guests, grooms, and wedding band roadies! Speak now, or forever hold your peace.

    --

    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 3pm EDT.

    Media Sponsor: KALW

    ON SALE
    SOON

  • Wed Aug 26
    St. Paul
    StorySLAM

    The Fast Lane

    Venue: Amsterdam Bar and Hall
    6 West 6th Street
    St. Paul, MN

    6:30pm Doors/ 7:30pm Stories begin

    This venue is 21+ only.

    THE FAST LANE: Prepare a five-minute story about quick maneuvers towards success (or inadvertent failure. Short cuts, paths of least resistance, performance enhancers and amped-up competition. Tell us about a time that your personal velocity was at its peak (or careening into oncoming traffic.).

    --

    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 3pm EDT.

    Media Sponsor: Minnesota Public Radio

    ON SALE
    SOON

  • Thu Aug 27

    Venue: Athenaeum Theatre
    188 Collins St
    Melbourne, VIC 3000

    7:30pm Doors/ 8:30pm Stories Begin

  • Thu Aug 27
    New York
    StorySLAM

    Hang-ups

    Venue: Housing Works Bookstore Cafe
    126 Crosby Street
    New York, NY

    7:00pm Doors/ 7:30pm Stories begin

    HANG-UPS: Prepare a five-minute story about dealbreakers. Something you just couldn't get over.

    --

    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 3pm EDT.

    Media Sponsor: WNYC

    ON SALE
    SOON

  • Fri Aug 28
    Denver
    StorySLAM

    The Fast Lane

    Venue: Swallow Hill Music
    71 East Yale Ave
    Denver, Co

    6:30pm Doors/ 7:30pm Stories begin

    THE FAST LANE: Prepare a five-minute story about quick maneuvers towards success (or inadvertent failure. Short cuts, paths of least resistance, performance enhancers and amped-up competition. Tell us about a time that your personal velocity was at its peak (or careening into oncoming traffic.).

    --

    *Pre-sale tickets become available one week before the show, at 3pm EDT.

    Media Sponsor: KUNC

    ON SALE
    SOON