Reinventing Radio: An Evening with Ira Glass of This American Life
Ira Glass, creator of This American Life, talks about his program and how it's put together: what makes a compelling story, where they find the amazing stories for their show, how he and his staff are trying to push broadcast journalism to do things it doesn't usually do. He’ll mix stories from the show, live onstage, combining his narration with pre-taped quotes and music, recreating the sound of the show as the audience watches.
If you’ve never seen Ira Glass live, you don’t want to miss this show! You’ll hear some of your favorite funny, memorable moments from the show, and learn what was behind their creation.
Presented by New England Public Radio.
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