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The Moth Pop Up Porch Tour Presented by General Motors

September 21 - October 30, 2022
Tulsa - Dallas - Jackson - New Orleans - Birmingham - Atlanta

Find The Moth Pop Up Porch

Join us at The Moth Pop Up Porch in Tulsa, Dallas, Jackson, New Orleans, Birmingham, and Atlanta to craft and share your own story, listen to the stories of others, meet Moth directors, and instructors, and hang out with storytelling enthusiasts from your community. Everyone has a story to share and a heart for listening. At the inaugural Moth Pop Up Porch, you can discover stories and share your own!

About The Moth Pop Up Porch

Inspired by The Moth's origin—stories shared on warm nights in Georgia as moths flocked towards the porch light and the stories—The Moth is celebrating its 25th anniversary by launching its first-ever Pop Up Porch Tour, in collaboration with General Motors. This Fall, The Moth will drive a tiny home complete with a big porch—towed by a Chevrolet Silverado HD—in search of you and your stories!

Across The Pop Up Porch Tour, we aim to uncover new stories that we may then bring to The Moth Mainstage, The Moth Radio Hour, The Moth Podcast, and beyond.

What can you do at The Pop Up Porch?

Meet Moth story directors and instructors and producers 

Learn how to craft and pitch your own story 

Listen to stories from The Moth archive 

Share and/or listen to stories at a Moth StorySLAM 

Attend a community event featuring local musicians, artists and creators 

Take part in workshops with local community organizations 

Pick up your copy of How To Tell a Story: The Essential Guide to Memorable Storytelling from The Moth 

Sign up for our mailing list in your city

Buy Tickets to The Moth Pop Up Porch StorySLAMS

Apply to become a community partner for The Moth's Pop Up Porch Tour

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Presenting Sponsor

The Moth Pop Up Porch Tour is presented by General Motors. General Motors is boldly reaching farther than ever before as they aspire to be the most inclusive company in the world. Their goal is to bring employees and collaborators along in this journey, and to influence change that will close gaps in equity across global communities. Click here to learn more.

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Tour Sponsor

PRX is a proud sponsor of The Moth Pop Up Porch Tour. PRX is a non-profit public media company specializing in audio journalism and storytelling. They serve independent producers and organizations by helping them connect to their most engaged, supportive audiences. Learn more at PRX.org.

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Founded in 2003, the mission of the Latino Cultural Center is to serve as a regional catalyst for the preservation, promotion, and development of Latino and Hispanic arts and culture. The multi-disciplinary arts center has a 300-seat auditorium, newly constructed black box theatre, and a gallery wing with two gallery spaces. Click here to learn more.

Founding Donors

Anne Maffei and John Eaton

Anonymous

Robert Billingsley

Bonnie Levison

Christine Denham

Lisa and Eric Green

Joanne Ramos and Dave Thomas

Little Johnny Koerber

Melanie Shorin and Greg Feldman

Mia Jung and Scott Lawin

Michael Rothman

Monica Taylor

Nina and Mike Patterson

Stephanie and Tony Torre

Community Partners

Bitter Southerner

Center for Creativity

Center for Poets and Writers

The French Market at French Quarter

The Gathering Place

Georgia Public Broadcasting

Gutherie Green

Ingram Park

KERA

Klyde Warren Park

KOSU

Latino Cultural Center

Little 5 Points Alliance

Magic City Books

Mississippi Museum of Art

Mississippi Public Broadcasting

The Mississippi State Fair

OK, So Tulsa

Ponce City Market

Public Radio Tulsa

Railroad Park

Seven Stages

Troy Public Radio

Tulsa Artist Fellowship

Tulsa Botanic Garden

WBHM

WWNO