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Moth Wins Peabody

“Storytelling, likely the oldest art, is revered and reinvigorated by this hour for everyday raconteurs,” write the Peabody judges regarding The Moth Radio HourRead more »

  • Wed Aug 5

    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.).


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

    Media Sponsor: KQED

  • Tue Aug 25
    San Francisco


    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