The Moth on WFAE

Fridays at 9pm

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.

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  • Tuesday, January 20, 2015 3:57pm
    A woman decides whether she’s a wig person or a scarf person while undergoing chemotherapy, a magazine editor is confronted by rapper Foxy Brown, and a mother navigates the everyday after her son is gravely injured.
  • Tuesday, January 13, 2015 11:30am
    A special live edition of The Moth Radio Hour from the 2014 World Science Festival in New York City. A doctor who studies memory is confronted with her own father’s memory loss, a boy attempts to take control of his life by planning the perfect Bar Mitzvah, an archeologist fights against the rising waters, and […]
  • Tuesday, January 6, 2015 1:39pm
    A gambler with a destructive streak tells himself he can beat the odds one last time.
  • Tuesday, December 30, 2014 6:00am
    Grace Lee Boggs tells a story about how the civil rights leader A. Philip Randolph inspired her to get involved, and how she met her husband Jimmy Boggs.
  • Tuesday, December 23, 2014 4:41pm
    Simon Doonan encounters challenges when called on to decorate the White House for Christmas, a man is hesitant to work with a ‘Hollywood’ style church in his neighborhood, a Jewish girl meets Santa, and a boy thinks his dreams have finally come true when he gets an exotic pet.