25 episodes

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 act of shared experience which is both terrifying and exhilarating. Since 2008, The Moth podcast has featured many of our favorite stories told live on Moth stages around the country. For information on all of our programs and live events, visit themoth.org.

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    • Performing Arts
    • 4.9, 10 Ratings

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 act of shared experience which is both terrifying and exhilarating. Since 2008, The Moth podcast has featured many of our favorite stories told live on Moth stages around the country. For information on all of our programs and live events, visit themoth.org.

    All Together Now: Fridays with The Moth - Carol Daniel

    All Together Now: Fridays with The Moth - Carol Daniel

    This week, a story about perceptions of race and the importance of celebrating your identity. For at least the month of June, each episode of All Together Now will focus on stories from Black tellers and be hosted by Black members of The Moth staff. We stand with bipoc and allies fighting for racial equality around the world. This episode is hosted by The Moth’s Senior Curatorial Director, Suzanne Rust.

    Hosted by: Suzanne Rust

    Storyteller: Carol Daniel

    • 18 min
    The Moth Radio Hour: How You See Me

    The Moth Radio Hour: How You See Me

    In this hour, stories of how we see ourselves, the perceptions of others, and the often gaping chasm in between. The struggle to prove oneself, challenge a stereotype, keep up appearances, and finally discover what really fits. This hour is hosted by Jay Allison of Atlantic Public Media, the producer of this show.

    Hosted by: Jay Allison

    Storytellers: Enrique García Naranjo, Aydrea Walden, Miles Crabtree, Kimberly Rose, Jessi Klein

    • 53 min
    All Together Now: Fridays with The Moth - Grace Topinka & Pam Burrell

    All Together Now: Fridays with The Moth - Grace Topinka & Pam Burrell

    This week on All Together Now: Friday’s with The Moth, stories about the trials and tribulations of finding your place. Stay tuned to the end of this episode to hear some helpful story prompts to think about and discuss after you listen! This episode is hosted by one of The Moth’s Senior Directors and hosts of The Moth Radio Hour, Jenifer Hixson.

    Hosted by: Jenifer Hixson

    Storytellers: Grace Topinka, Pam Burrell

    • 17 min
    The Moth Radio Hour: Love, Faith and Money

    The Moth Radio Hour: Love, Faith and Money

    A man enters a world of high stakes gambling; a family tragedy turns into a stand-off with detectives; and a neuroscientist searches for clues of God’s existence.

    • 53 min
    All Together Now: Fridays with The Moth - Neshaune Lasley & Sue Schmidt

    All Together Now: Fridays with The Moth - Neshaune Lasley & Sue Schmidt

    This week on All Together Now: Fridays with The Moth, we’re talking about support systems: the roots to our trees; the helping hands that give us a boost up when we need them. Stay tuned to the end of this episode to hear some helpful story prompts to think about and discuss after you listen! This episode of All Together Now is hosted by The Moth’s Senior Curatorial Producer, Suzanne Rust.

    Hosted by: Suzanne Rust

    Storytellers: Neshaune Lasley, Sue Shmidt

    • 17 min
    The Moth Radio Hour: Hidden Treasure: Live from The Moth’s Education Showcase

    The Moth Radio Hour: Hidden Treasure: Live from The Moth’s Education Showcase

    A special live edition of The Moth -- with five stories from a night showcasing the graduates of Moth High School storytelling workshops. Join us to celebrate student stories of first kisses, culture shock, finding a niche, and baking apple cake. This hour is hosted by Moth Teaching Artist Julian Goldhagen, with additional hosting by Moth Executive Producer Sarah Austin Jenness. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison of Atlantic Public Media.

    Hosted by: Julian Goldhagen, Sarah Austin Jenness

    Isobel Connelly grows up feeling like the stupid girl.

    Saya Shamdasani feels caught between two cultures.

    David Lepelstat is nervous about his first kiss.

    Luna Azcurrain and her grandfather create a Thanksgiving tradition.

    Beth Gebresilasie tries to protect herself from her family's constant moving.

    • 53 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
10 Ratings

10 Ratings

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This is Story Therapy par excellence

It’s hard to find words how much I love the Moth podcast. Whenever I need a lift, and take my mind off of things, I dig up a great story from The Moth and prepare to be moved, surprised and perhaps uplifted. A real gem.

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